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YOUTH 10'S TOURNAMENT
28TH APRIL 2012

MATCH REPORTS AND SUMMARY

Annanís Violetbank was the setting for the second Annual end of season youth tournament. With the pitches in excellent condition & the sun shining as the pitches were made ready for the start of the day the coaches and players were hopeful for some good weather to play rugby in, but as this is Scotland the hope was a slight one .

As the visiting teams from Dumfries, Stewartry, Langholm, Moffat, Newton Stewart, Cumnock, Wayside Drumpellier, Ayr arrived so did the wind Ė which did its best to keep the rain at bay (a welcome change from last season)

U15 TOURNAMENT

The U15 10 a side Tournament kicked off with hosts Annan taking on local rivals Dumfries.

Annan 0 v Dumfries 36 - Dumfries continued there recent good form & overcame a determined Annan team. Dumfries were able to convert pressure into points where as the home team who did very little wrong but were unable to cross the whitewash.

Cumnock 5 v Langholm 17 - Cumnock started well with some fine handling saw a good sweeping move stopped short by some determined Langholm tackling , Langholm then showed some fine attacking rugby of their own and playing similar to 7ís shipping the ball to one wing then the other before finding a gap to score , this spurred Cumnock on & they responded almost immediately from the kick off, crossing out wide. Two quick fire Langholm tries saw the contest over with Langholm through to the next round & Cumnock into the bowl .

Annan Barbarians 29 v Moffat 0 - The team made up from a mixture of players had their first game of the day & played some outstanding rugby and were far to powerful for Moffat , with scrums, rucks and handling far superior to Moffat Annan were able to run in tries almost at will progressing though to the next round.

WD 0 v Ayr 51 - Ayr stormed through the first round with an excellent display of how to find space & score tries with WD unable to offer any resistance to a exceptionally strong Ayr team .

Bowl Game 1: Annan 12 v Cumnock 24 - For Annanís second game of the day they dug in deep and produced a very good display scoring 2 tries in the first half and turned around to have the wind in the second half all square . However the players on the pitch were unable to find time enough to kick resulting in being held in their own half for the rest of the game with Cumnock crossing the try line twice with no reply Ė Cumnock progressed to the final

Bowl Game 2: Moffat 12 v WD 29 - Moffat started well but faded enabling WD to progress to the final after a powerful display of running rugby.

Bowl Final: Cumnock 47 v WD 10 - The score line flatters Cumnock some what as WD pushed Cumnock hard for 10 of the 15minute game before Cumnock ran in 4 unanswered tries to take the Bowl in a good game of free flowing rugby

Cup Semi Final 1: Dumfries 29 v Langholm 0 - Dumfries, for the second time, powered past local rivals proving to be too strong in the ruck & to fast in open play showing some fine handling and off loading to move into the final without conceding a point.

Cup Semi Final 2: Annan Barbarians 0 v Ayr 39 - Ayr eased into the final after giving an excellent display of open flowing rugby breaking the gain line & off loading to deprive a strong Babaís team of any ball.

Cup Final: Dumfries 10 v Ayr 15 - Dumfries got of to a good start scoring 2 tries in the closely contested first half taking full use of the weather to keep Ayr pined in their own 22 with some fine kicking & powerful running . The second Ĺ was a complete turn around with Ayr doing the exact same to Dumfries and with only seconds remaining Ayr crossed for the winning points to disappoint a very useful Dumfries team

U14 TOURNAMENT

U14 Tournament - The U14 10 a side Tournament kicked of with Hosts Annan taking on local rivals Moffat

Annan 0 v Moffat 41
Dumfries 5 v Stewartry 19
Annan Barbarians 5 v Newton Stewart 45
No 4th Game due to late call off Ė WD progress to semi final

1st Semi Final - Moffat 0 v Stewartry 45
2nd Semi Final - Newton Stewart 35 v WD 0

Final - Stewartry 4 v Newton Stewart 12

Bowl 1st Semi Final - Annan 0 v Dumfries 31
Bowl 2nd Semi Final - Annan Barbarians bye to Final
Bowl Final - Dumfries 17 v Annan Barbarians 0


YOUTH 10'S TOURNAMENT
28TH APRIL 2012

ANNAN HOST U14 AND U15 YOUTH TOURNAMENT AT VIOLETBANK

Annan RFC Youth Section host an Under 14 and Under 15 10-aside Youth Tournament this Sunday 29th April at Violetbank with ten clubs being represented. The Under 14 tournament is made up of teams from Annan, Dumfries A, Dumfries B, Newton Stewart, Stewartry, Langholm, Moffat, and Waysiders Drumpellier. The Under 15 tournament comprises teams from Annan, Dumfries, Ardrossan Accies, Stewartry, Cumnock, Ayr, Waysiders Drumpellier and Moffat.

Both age group tournaments are straight knockouts with the losers dropping down to a Bowl Tournament and the winners progressing, via semi-finals, to the Cup Final. First games commence at 11am with the final of the Cup Competition at 2.30pm with the Bowl Final at 2.45pm for both tournaments.

Annanís youth coaches are looking for a big turnout of supporters to support the youth teams. There will be a barbeque and soft drinks available to purchase on the day. Entrance for U18s is free with adult admission £1.


TEAMS IN ACTION THIS WEEKEND
25TH MARCH 2012

Under 15s have league fixture at Violetbank this Sunday against Cumnock/Kilmarnock U15s with a 12.30 KO

Team from: Ryan Hetherington, Callum Smith, Drew Gough, Marek Borkowski, Robert Muir, Ieuan Keir, Rory Graham. Dawid Gniba, James Ronald, Declan Ferguson, Reece Chandler, Liam Jamieson, Harry Millar, Ainsley Stott, Logan Johnstone, Joe Pagan, Cairn Wallace, Mark Leesing, Conner Clark, Steven Clark, Oliver Wagners

S2 Squad travel to GHA (Glasgow) to take part in a S2 Tournament on Sunday. Bus leaves Clubhouse at 9.30am


TEAMS IN ACTION THIS WEEKEND
11TH MARCH 2012

Annan U15s at home on Sunday to Ardrossan U15s in league.

Team from: M. Leesing, R.Graham, I.Clark, R. Heatherington, C. Smith, J. Pagen, R. Muir, L. Johnstone, D. Gniba, S. Clark, H. Miller, L. Jamieson, J. Ronald, C. Clark, R. Chandler, D. Ferguson, A. Gough, A. Stott, O. Wagner, C. Wallace.

Annan U14s away on Sunday to Dumfries U14s in a friendly.


TEAMS IN ACTION THIS WEEKEND
3RD/4TH MARCH 2012

HOME GAMES GALORE

Annan U15s take on Irvine U15s at Violetbank on Saturday with a 1.30pm KO as a curtain raiser to the Annan v Irvine game.

Annan Colts play Hamilton Colts at Violetbank on Sunday in the West Regional Cup. All players to meet at Violetbank at 12.45pm for a 2pm KO.

Squad from: Forwards: R.Glass, R Dunlop, R Martin, K McDairmant, T Jankowski, S Armstrong, L Scott, G Graham, A Gorski, K Warrick, J Sharkey, A Thomson

Backs: C Armstrong, D McTurk, J Graham, C Gibson, J Morrison, D Brown, S Muir, J Byers, M Thorburn, D McLure

Match Reps: C Warrick, J Crombie

Annan U14s play Stewartry U14s at Violetbank on Sunday with a 2pm KO. All players to meet as agreed.


TEAMS IN ACTION THIS SUNDAY
26TH FEBRUARY 2012

U15'S TAKE ON DUMFRIES

This weekend being a Six Nations Weekend with Scotland playing France on Sunday none of Annanís senior teams are in action.

The only game features Annanís U15s who are playing Dumfries U15s at Park Farm on Sunday.

Players to meet at clubhouse for an 11am departure.


TEAMS IN ACTION THIS SUNDAY
29TH JANUARY 2012

COLTS TAKE ON CLYDEBANK

Annan Colts are at home on Sunday when they host Clydebank at Violetbank.

Colts squad: from Forwards: R Dunlop, R Glass, R Martin, T Jankowski, K McDairmant, L Scott, G Graham, A Gorski, D Glendinning, K Warrick, J Sharkey

Backs: D McTurk, C Armstrong, R Gault, C Gibson, J Morrison, S Muir, J Byers, D Brown, M Thorburn, D McLure, J Graham

Rep: J Crombie

Meet at Violetbank at 12.45pm for a 2pm KO


TEAMS IN ACTION THIS SUNDAY
22ND JANUARY 2012

COLTS TAKE ON EAST KILBRIDE AND U15'S HOST STEWARTY

Annan Colts travel to East Kilbride / Cambuslang on Sunday.

Squad from:Forwards: R Dunlop, R Glass, R Martin, T Jankowski, K McDaimant, L Scott, G Graham, A Gorski, D Glendinning, K Warrick, J Sharkey, A Thomson Backs: D McTurk, C Armstrong, R Gault, C Gibson, J Morrison, S Muir, J Byers, D Brown, M Thorburn, D McLure

Match Rep: J Crombie

Meet at Clubhouse at 10.45am for a 2pm KO

Annan U15s are at home to Stewartry U15s on Saturday with a 12 noon KO. All players meet at Violetbank at 10:45pm for a 12 noon KO.


TEAMS IN ACTION THIS SUNDAY
15TH JANUARY 2012

BOTH YOUTH TEAMS ARE BEATEN

The Colts go down 34-14 to Cumbernauld in their latest league game

Match Report

The U15 go down 32-17 to Marr.

Match Report


TEAMS IN ACTION THIS SUNDAY
15TH JANUARY 2012

ANNAN COLTS HOST CUMBERNAULD COLTS AT VIOLETBANK ON SUNDAY

Annan Colts Squad: Forwards: R Glass, R Dunlop, R Martin, T Jankowski, K McDairmant, G Graham, L Scott, D Glendinning, A Gorski, K Warrick, J Sharkey, A Thomson,

Backs: J Graham, C Armstrong, D McTurk, R Gault, C Gibson, J Morrison, S Muir, J Byers, D Brown, J Glendinning, M Thorburn, D McLure

Match Reps: C Warrick, J Crombie

Meet at Violetbank at 12:45pm for a 2pm KO

ANNAN U15S AWAY TO MARR ON SUNDAY

All players meet as arranged.


TEAMS IN ACTION THIS SUNDAY
11TH DECEMBER 2011

U18 COLTS TAKE ON CLYDEBANK AT VIOLETBANK

Annan Colts are at home to Clydebank on Sunday.

Forwards from:- R.Glass, R.Dunlop, R.Martin, T Jankowski, K McDairmant, D.Glendinning, G.Graham, L.Scott, A.Gorski, K.Warrick, J.Sharkey, A.Thomson

Backs From:- C.Armstrong, J.Graham, R.Gault, C.Gibson, J.Morrison, D.Brown, M.Thorburn, S.Muir, B.Millar, D.McLure, J.Glendinning

Reps:- C Warrick, J Crombie

Meet at Violetbank at 12.45pm for a 2pm KO

U15 TIGERS AT HOME TO ARDROSSAN

Annan U15s are at home to Ardrossan U15s on Sunday.

Meet at Violetbank at 12.45pm for a 2pm KO.


TEAMS IN ACTION THIS SUNDAY
4TH DECEMBER 2011

Annan Colts travel to East Kilbride on Sunday. Meet at Clubhouse at 11am

Forwards From:- R.Glass, R.Dunlop, R.Martin, K.McDairmant, T Jankowski, L Scott, G Graham, A Gorski, D Glendinning, K Warrick, J Sharkey, A Thomson

Backs From:- C Armstrong, J Graham, R Gault, C Gibson, J Morrison, S Muir, D Brown, J Byers, M Thorburn, B Millar, D McLure,


Annan U15s travel to Dumfries on Sunday. Meet at Clubhouse at 12 noon.

Annan U14s and U12s travel to Newton Stewart on Sunday. Meet at Clubhouse at 10.30am


TEAMS IN ACTION THIS SUNDAY
27TH NOVEMBER 2011

COLTS, U15'S AND MINIS IN ACTION

Annan Colts take on Allan Glens Colts on Saturday at Violetbank with a 2pm KO

Annan Colts Squad:

Forwards from:- R.Glass, R.Dunlop, R.Martin, T Jankowski, K McDairmant, D.Glendinning, G.Graham, L.Scott, A.Gorski, K.Warrick, J.Sharkey, A.Thomson

Backs From:- C.Armstrong, J.Graham, R.Gault, C.Gibson, J.Morrison, D.Brown, J.Byers, M.Thorburn, S.Muir, B.Millar, D.McLure, J.Glendinning

Match Reps:- N Wallace, J Crombie

Meet Violetbank @ 12:45pm

Annan U15s travel to Cumnock on Sunday to take on a Cumnock/Kilmarnock U15s side.

Meet as arranged at Clubhouse at 11am

The U13's are taking on Penrith U13's arriving around 10 for 11 ko.

The Dumfries U12's (P6/7) coming down and hoping to bring some U10's (P4/5's) if we have any available,


TEAMS IN ACTION THIS SUNDAY
13TH NOVEMBER 2011

ANNAN COLTS HOME TO CUMBERNAULD

Colts Squad for Sunday 13th November, Home to Cumbernauld k.o 14:00

Meet at Violetbank 12:45

Forwards:- R.Glass, R.Dunlop, R.Martin, K.McDairmant, T.Jankowski, L.Scott, G.Graham, D.Glendinning, K.Warrick, J.Sharkey, A.Thomson, A.Gorski

Backs:- C.Armstrong, J.Graham, R.Gault, C.Gibson, J.Morrison, S.Muir, J.Byers, D.Brown, M.Thorburn, B.Millar, D.McLure, J.Glendinning

Reps:- C.Warrick, J Crombie


TEAMS IN ACTION ON SUNDAY
6TH NOVEMBER 2011

ANNAN COLTS RECORD ANOTHER WIN

A superb display by the Colts gave them victory on Sunday against Cumnock/Ardrossan. A grreat performance from all the lads. Can see the improvement especially from boys who train.

Final score was Cumnock / Ardrossan 17 v Annan 36.

Tries from Johnny Byers(2), Reece Gault, Jack Graham, Callum Gibson & Kieran Warrick, plus 3 conversions from Michael Chan.

Match Report

ANNAN U15 TIGERS ALSO WIN

Not to be outdone, the U15's also put on a great display, beating local rivals Stewartry 29-24 in their latest league game. Nice one!

Match Report

ANNAN U14 TIGERS GO DOWN FIGHTING

The U14 Tigers go down 8 tries to 6 against Stewartry

Match Report


TEAMS IN ACTION THIS SUNDAY
6TH NOVEMBER 2011

ANNAN COLTS AWAY TO CUMNOCK THIS SUNDAY

Away to Cumnock / Ardrossan - 14:00 kick off

Meet at Clubhouse 10:45am

Squad from:- R.Glass, R.Dunlop, S.Armstrong, R.Martin, D.Glendinning, G.Graham, K.Warrick, A.Thomson, T.Jankowski, J.Sharkey, L.Scott, A.Gorski, C.Armstrong, J.Graham, B.Millar, R.Gault, C.Gibson, M.Thorburn, D.McLure, S.Muir, J.Byers, J.Morrison

Reps - C.Warrick, J Crombie

U14s AND U15s AWAY TO STEWARTRY ON SUNDAY

U4s and U15 squads are away to Stewartry on Sunday. All players to meet at Clubhouse at 11.00am


TEAMS IN ACTION THIS SUNDAY
4TH SEPTEMBER 2011

ANNAN U15íS IN CUP ACTION ON SUNDAY

Annan RFC U15ís are in Cup action in Round 1 of the West Regional U15 Cup against Cambuslang U15s at Violetbank with a 12 noon KO on Sunday.

ANNAN COLTS IN FRIENDLY ACTION ON SUNDAY AT VIOLETBANK

Annan RFCís u18 squad have a friendly fixture on Sunday against Lenzie U18s at Violetbank with a 3pm KO.

Squad from: R Dunlop, R Glass, R Martin, K McDairmant, G Graham, L Scott, A Gorski, K Warrick, M Crombie, A Thomson, D McTurk, A Torbett, R Gault, J Graham, D Brown, J Byers, S Muir, M Thorburn

Reps:- C Warrick, J Crombie

Meet at Violetbank at 1:30pm


U15 TIGERS GO DOWN TO ALLAN GLENS
28TH AUGUST 2011

ANNAN U15íS WARM UP AGAINST ALLAN GLENS

Annan RFC U15ís took on Allan Glens in a pre season friendly. In a close game Allan Glens edged it 13-5.

Match Report