RUGBY: Winning week away from home for OLs, Newbold, Lions and Welsh

Newbold v Droitwich last week
Newbold v Droitwich last week

But disappointment for Saints

The town’s first teams made it four wins out of five on Saturday, all on their travels.

In Midlands 2 West (South) leaders Old Laurentians beat Pinley 29-14 and Newbold won 23-17 at Leamington and stay in fourth, just four points behind.

Rugby St Andrews went down 15-5 at Stockwood Park in their Midlands 3 East (South) game and go fifth in the table; while in Midlands 4 West (South) leaders Rugby Lions secured their closest win of the season so far 12-10 at mid-table Stoke Old Boys.

Rugby Welsh had a good win over Trinity Guild and are fourth in Midlands 5 West (South).

See Thursday’s Advertiser for reports from all these games