Ollerton too strong for Gainsborough

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Ollerton defeated Gainsborough 38-12 in the Midland 5 league after their open play yielded plenty of points.

Gainsborough’s forwards dominated the set piece, but it was Ollerton’s open play which was the key.

Ollerton scored three tries in the first half from Josh Metcalfe, Alex Berry and Karl Powell, plus two conversions from Metcalfe.

Gainsborough replied with a forwards try to leave Ollerton winning 19-5 at half-time.

It was much the same in the second half with man-of-the-match Alex Berry getting his second.

Further tries came from Karl Powell and David Wilson, plus two conversions from Metcalfe.

Gainsborough finished strong with a fine converted try, but it was too little too late.