Eastern Counties 1 league Match - Saturday 16 February 2013
Woodbridge Warriors 45 v Hadleigh 15
Sixth placed Woodbridge put second-from-bottom Hadleigh on the back foot from the off with some training field moves to win a penalty and attacking line-out. The ball moved fast to Lewis Ballard and up to the 22 then inside for an amazing athletic catch from Allan Whittaker and quickly across to Jono Cooke who scored. Hadleigh worked hard to get some gain some ground, especially Josie Halls and Will Steed, but the Warriors kept up the pace and possession, Josh Bruce much in evidence, for Luke Garnham to score. Just as the home crowd were relaxing Hadleigh’s Will Steed intercepted from the restart, ran 40m and scored.
Woodbridge came straight back taking the Hadleigh clearance and deploying the same clean passing and running inventive lines through Garnham, Whittaker and Bruce to Jamie Smith who straightened and scored. But Hadleigh exploited a good scrum in the Warriors half, Ed...