Club app icon

Pitchero Club

The official Oxford Harlequins RFC app

View

Stratford v Quins

1 month ago By Ron Macdonald

First Team Match Report from Jack Crowe

Oxford Harlequins looked to build on their home win last week with an away trip to Stratford. Quins took a side with three 1st team debutants in Jonny and Matt Henderson and Yann Sterckx. Quins started quickly with Antonio Turetta scoring his third try in three games. This was quickly followed with some brotherly love as Jonny broke down the left wing and played younger brother Matt in for Harlequins’ second.
With a two try lead, Quins were starting to settle into their patterns when Stratford were able to gather a loose ball and quickly counter breaking through for their first and only try of the match.
But the Quins came straight back, a grubber through from Martin Nutt was dotted down by Matt Henderson for the debutant’s second try of the game, and a try from Fotu Latu converted by Rory Garrett made it 24-7 to Quins at the break.
Quins kept the pressure on Stratford throughout the second half with a great defensive effort not allowing them to get any go forward. Fotu added a second try to his name and returning ‘Psycho’ Pete Alston finished off Quins 6 try performance.

Final score 34-7

Updated 20:28 - 16 Sep 2018 by Ron Macdonald

Where next?

Youthful 2s Sneak Last Minute Win Over Thatcham - Match report from William Nicolson With an average age of just 23 - higher than normal thanks to PDL
Mighty 2’s start season strong. Readingensians IV v Oxford Harlequins II

Comments

Loading comments

Fixtures
Sat 20 Oct
a
Oxford Harlequins 1st XV Banbury
League TBC
a
Oxford Harlequins 2nd XV Marlow II
League TBC
Sun 21 Oct
h
U16s Training
Training 10:00
h
U15s Training
Training 10:00
h
U12s Training
Training 10:00
h
Jack Barclay Academy Training
Training 14:00
Sat 27 Oct
h
Oxford Harlequins 1st XV Beaconsfield
League TBC
a
Oxford Harlequins 2nd XV Bracknell III
League 15:00

News sponsors

Affiliations

Club sponsors