Last gasp try helps Wisbech Grammar School claim Hampshire Collegiate School Cup

Wisbech Grammar School were crowned Hampshire Collegiate School cup champions. Captain Patrick Webb

Wisbech Grammar School were crowned Hampshire Collegiate School cup champions. Captain Patrick Webb and vice-captain Freddy Foreman with the cup and the squad members. - Credit: Archant

Wisbech Grammar School’s first XV kicked off the season in style with a south coast tournament win.

The team retained the Hampshire Collegiate School Cup, with newly appointed captain Patrick Webb named as player of the tournament.

The Grammar School drew 7-7 with Cokethorpe School, with an interception try from open side flanker Freddy Foreman cancelling out the opposition’s first-minute try.

They then beat hosts Hampshire Collegiate School 19-0, with tries from Patrick Reeve, Foreman and Ryan Hutler.

There was also a 7-5 victory against Bath-based Monkton Combe School, with a try by Foreman, and Hutler crossed the line in a 5-0 win against Richard Huish College.


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In the final, centre Hutler scored a late try under the posts to seal a 7-0 win over Cokethorpe.

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