Blundell's School in Tiverton enjoy outstanding rugby success
By tinap | Tuesday, December 18, 2012, 09:27
Blundell's school in Tiverton is celebrating an outstanding season in Rugby.
Blundell's under 14s Rugby team are unbeaten this season
Both the Under-18 and the Under-15 teams have made it through to the post-Christmas stage of the Daily Mail RBS Schools National Rugby Cup which the school only entered for the first time this year.
In the Under-15 competition Blundell's have beaten Park School (Barnstaple) 77-0, Exeter School 29-19, Richard Lander School (Truro) 27-10, and King Edward's VI School (Southampton) 17-13. They now go through to the seventh round where they will play High Wycombe's Royal Grammar School in January. The Under-18 team have won against Queen Elizabeth's Academy (Crediton) 50-0, Exmouth College 38-8, Bicton College 30-25, and Millfield 27-19. They play Truro School in Round 6 of the competition next month.
Other rugby triumphs for Blundell's include both Under-14 and Under-15 teams being unbeaten in every game they have played against some top South West opposition, including Clifton College and Bryanston.