Roseland Scrape Victory

Illogan Park 11 – Roseland 13

On Saturday afternoon all the rugby talk was of the impending clash between England and Wales at Twickenham but their were far more pressing matters at hand before that trivial clash. The big game on Saturday was Roseland versus Illogan Park at Illogan.

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Veor hold off Roseland Challenge

Veor 27 – Roseland 13

On Saturday Roseland travelled to play fourth placed Veor. Roseland had been unfortunate enough to play the top 4 sides on consecutive weekends. However unperturbed by this Roseland travelled with confidence despite missing several regular starters.

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Roseland Battle Valiantly

A report written by T.O.G Corner regular Nick Sylvester.

Roseland 10 – Newquay Hornets 20

Roseland welcomed Newquay Hornets to Philleigh last Saturday with the home side determined to avenge defeat following a close encounter at Newquay back in September. This was the third of a particularly tough run of fixtures with Roseland determined to return to winning ways. Although the pitch was inevitably heavy and energy sapping, the rain at least relented in time for kick-off.

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Roseland Battle in the Mud

Bodmin 24 – Roseland 0

On yet another wet and windy afternoon Roseland travelled to Bodmin for their third league game.
Once again Roseland had been forced into some last minute changes to the side. The other surprise awaiting Roseland was that Bodmin’s main pitch was deemed unsafe for play so the match was moved to Bodmin’s second pitch.

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Roseland Come Unstuck in the Mud

Roseland 0 – Liskard-Looe 44

Saturday saw Roseland entertain league leaders Liskard-Looe at Philleigh.
The match was played in some of the worst conditions seen for a long time.
The pitch held up remarkably well though given the amount of rain that has fallen recently.
At the end of the game all the players trudged off the pitch four stone heavier than the start with the extra mud and water in their kit.

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Vets Game Cancelled

Unfortunately today’s Vets game has been called off.

Roseland start with a Bang

Camborne School of Mines 18 – Roseland 30

The first Saturday in January saw the return of league rugby for Roseland.
Having made the top 8 of the Cornwall League pre-Christmas Roseland are now in the Cornwall One League and have 14 weeks of back to back league action.
They opened their league campaign with a visit to Penryn RFC to play Camborne School of Mines.

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Two games this weekend!

The 2018 Cornwall 1 season got off to a great start with last week’s epic victory over Camborne School of Mines.

This week is our first home game of the year – kick off 2.30pm against Liskeard-Looe.

And if you want double-Roseland this weekend, then Sunday the Vets will be playing a friendly for charity against Greenmount Carpets at the Redruth ground. Kick off is 3pm, please go along and support, and bring your boots if you fancy a few minutes on the pitch!!

Boxing Day Kick off is 1pm, new season fixtures

Morning,

Today’s (Boxing Day) kick off is at 1pm, at Truro.

See you all there!

And the league fixtures are now available here

We’ll have them on the website very soon too.

Roseland Fall Agonisingly Short

Camborne School of Mines 12 – Roseland 10

On Saturday Roseland travelled the short distance to Penryn RFC to take on Camborne School of Mines (CSM) in the Tribute Cornwall League. The pitch and the weather were near perfect for running rugby despite the moderate breeze blowing down the pitch from the Mabe end.

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