Gravesend unable to bridge class gap as National 3 London & South East leaders Bishop's Stortford enjoy comfortable win
National 3 London & South East League leaders Bishop’s
Stortford overwhelmed struggling Gravesend with five first-half
tries on their way to a 48-25 win.
The Gs were level at 3-3 before James Rae, Jono Child, John
Stocker and Hamish Irving all touched down for the home side.
Rae doubled his tally to put Stortford 34-3 ahead before Ziggy
Stevens went over for Gravesend’s first try on the stroke of
Jamie Forsyth scored for the Gs after the restart and David
McMurtrie added the extras but a Wayne Childs interception try kept
Stortford well clear.
A second Stevens try and one for Dave Riley helped close the gap
but Stortford had the last word when Rae completed his
The defeat leaves Gravesend two points above the relegation
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