Will Quick gathers up the ball.
Dorset & Wilts RFU Press Officer.
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Weymouth & Portland Rugby Club Press Release.
Weymouth & Portland currently sixth in Dorset & Wilts division one entertain East Dorset rugby club at Monmouth Avenue tomorrow (Saturday 5th November) and must be favourites to tally up a fifth league victory this season over the club lying just one place off the bottom of the league table with only one win in the bank.
The Seasiders’ first team manager Vaughan Carter said: “We didn’t play particularly well last week at Sherborne, but we still managed to grind out a win so myself and coach Paul Harding will be looking for an improvement tomorrow”.
“We play East Dorset again next week in the semi final of the Dorset & Wilts Vase and that is a competition we want to win and put some silverware back into the club’s trophy cabinet”.
Hooker Dan Hayne and centre Joe Wilson both return to the squad.
There is a coach travelling to East Dorset next week and some places are still available, if anyone wants to travel contact the club on 01305 778889.
The Weymouth and Portland squad is:
D Bowditch D Hayne Comben I Dixon T Drummond
R Lewendon ( capt ) J Mason J Wilson JT Montephe S Murphy N Rodgers
W Quick A Walker T Wildman G Carter B Llewellyn C Neal P Clark .
Weymouth and Portland second xv visit Wimborne to play the hosts third team and a victory would see them leap frog above their hosts and if other results go their way they could move into second place in the Dorset and Wilts division three league table.
On Sunday fresh from their 32 points to 30 victory over the Royal Navy under 23 team last Sunday the Dorset and Wilts under 20 squad play hosts to their RAF counterparts at Trowbridge rugby club with the game kicking off at 2.00pm.