Coleg y Cymoedd’s learners and staff are celebrating as their college’s under 18’s Squad triumphed in their match against Seevic Storm Rugby Academy, to be crowned British Colleges Rugby Union Champions.
Cymoedd supporters travelled on mass to Moseley RFC, Birmingham for the final and were not disappointed; as the strong squad romped home to secure a thundering 75 – 14 win.
In a lively game, supporters of both teams witnessed some outstanding rugby before Coleg y Cymoedd stretched their lead to give their opponents Seevic no chance of recovery.
This marks Cymoedd’s fourth consecutive victory in this competition.
Commenting on the win and the outstanding performance of the squad to date, Lee Davies, Acting Director of Rugby at Coleg y Cymoedd, said:
“Yet again, this year’s success highlights the quality and high standard of the Rugby squad at Cymoedd and we’re delighted to have retained this prestigious title against a strong Seevic team”. The boys’ commitment and preparation leading up to this match has been outstanding, demonstrating some exceptional phases of play throughout the match”.
Cymoedd’s Rugby Academy provides the boys with expert rugby tuition, rugby analysis and strength & conditioning to help maximise their rugby potential; whilst ensuring that they are prepared academically, should a career in rugby not materialise.
Judith Evans, Principal said, "We are thrilled with the successful result of the match and a huge congratulations to the squad, coaches and all involved. We are delighted that the programme is delivering success on the field and with their academic studies”.