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Forticrete-Sponsored Buckingham Rugby Club Crowned County Champions

Forticrete-sponsored Buckingham Rugby Club has won the coveted County Cup for the first time in the club's 82-year history after its Senior First XV beat Marlow 34-15 in the competition's final (Saturday 24th January).

John Lambert, General Manager at Forticrete, commented: "As proud sponsors of Buckingham Rugby Club from junior to senior level since 2000, we are delighted to see the club celebrate what is a remarkable achievement.

"The club invests considerable time, effort and resource in the development of its members not only on the field, but off it. As such, it is fantastic to see the club receive its just rewards."

Julian Cook, Chairman at Buckingham Rugby Club, commented: "We saw off strong competition from clubs across the region to be crowned county champions, and the prize is testament to the support of the club's committee, coaches, supporting members and the financial support of local businesses such as Forticrete.

"In terms of the standard of rugby we deliver and the extent of our membership, the club is punching well above its weight - long may that continue."

Buckingham RUFC final squad:

Josh Harkins, Seth Williams, Thomas Heycock, Jamie Temple, Matt London, Harry Scarr, Patrick Ockendon, Phil Wright (captain), Calum Gillie, Jak Cluness, Sam Cook, Jamie Lee, James Hulston, Josh Graham, Maxwell Ikin, Toby Smith, Lawrence Brown, Rob Laird, Tom Cook, Theodor Mettenheimer, Dom Owen-Reynolds, Ben Curley

Try scorers:

Temple, Wright, Ockendon, Curley, Hulston, Graham

Man of the match: Calum Gillie

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