Strong League Opening Match for the Under 16s
Great start to the League for the Granite City Under 16s
Ellon scored first in the 4 th minute, as we settled, a try by their centre coming on at pace and us missing two tackles in the back line. (E7 Vs GC0)
We settled and scored in the 7th minute, with that we started to build our brand of play and Ellon competed well in small periods, but as always we dominated in the tackle and jackal positions. (E7 Vs GC5)
We scored again in the 14th and took the score to (E7 Vs GC12)
From this score Ellon did not have the ability to control the game in both defence and attack.
Score to GC 21st minute (E7 Vs GC19)
Score to GC 23st minute (E7 Vs GC24)
Score to GC 27th minute (E7 Vs GC31)
Score to GC 32nd minute (E7 Vs GC38)
Score to GC 6th minute (E7 Vs GC45)
Score to GC 10th minute (E7 Vs GC52)
Score to GC 15th minute (E7 Vs GC59)
At this point the game was over due to a 50 point margin, however Ellon wanted to continue
Score to GC 18th minute (E7 Vs GC66)
Score to GC 23rd minute (E7 Vs GC71)
Cameron Arthur given a yellow card for not retiring 10 on a free kick award to Ellon.
Score to GC 30 minute (E12 Vs GC71)
2 tries to Ellon Vs 11 to GCC U16s.
A very convincing win, Callum Stephen was man of the match, Cameron Arthur doing the washing for his Yellow card and lead the backs at 9. Ben Fairhurst was captain.
Donovan Zeitsman as usual was on absolute fire and was close to getting MOTM.
All in, a good day for the lads.