U12 Uckfield Festival 27th April 2014

DSC_0086Shoreham U12’s took part at Uckfield, with the rest of the club’s age groups in a Sussex Festival for the last time, as next year they separate to play in the Sussex U13 League. 7 sides entered the U12 competition this year and each team played each other on a League basis.

Lewes 1 Shoreham 6

Strong, fluent and powerful Shoreham blew Lewes away in the first game

East Grinstead 0 Shoreham 3

The opposition put up a slightly stronger performance to the Shoreham power play, but could not maintain and the intensity of the Shoreham side overcame their defence.

Eastbourne 1 Shoreham 0DSC_0275

Eastbourne, Sussex Cup Runners Up, were the slicker of the 2 sides in the first half and always first to the breakdown making Shoreham pay the price with a try in the first half. Although improved in the second half Shoreham could not respond with a try.

DSC_0306Crowborough 0 Shoreham 2

Although not performing to their normal standards Shoreham secured the victory with continued pressure and power

Haywards Heath 2 Shoreham 0

Shoreham were caught sleeping by the Sussex Cup winners with a couple of decisive and powerful tries through the middle from their opponents.

Uckfield 0 Shoreham 4DSC_0077

Shoreham finished the festival in style back to their best with power and desire and this result gave them a third place finish in competition behind the 2 Sussex finalists.