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Heaton Moor 24 - Bolton 1st XV 22

Heaton Moor 24 - Bolton 1st XV 22

Jill Rowbotham16 Jan - 13:45
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Match report by Thomas Evans

In a thrilling rugby match, both Bolton and their opponents Heaton Moor showcased relentless determination, displaying both outstanding attacking and defensive skill. The scoreboard echoed the intensity of the match, finishing 24-22 with Heaton Moor taking the victory.
A slow first 20 minutes from Bolton meant that Heaton Moor went 14-0 up with two quick tries. As the match progressed, Bolton switched on and scored three impressive tries that showed amazing passing and fantastic attacking precision from the backs. This brought the game to 14-17, followed by another try from Bolton, this time courtesy of a fantastic forward drive from a line out. Taking the game to 22-14.
The game stayed at this for a while with solid defence and attack from both sides. A well worked try in the corner was not converted taking the score 22-19. A final score was driven over by Heaton Moor's forwards taking the score to 24-22.
Overall a fantastic and well fought game of rugby that could have gone either way.
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