Graveney School prepare to grace the hallow turf of Twickenham

Winners: Graveney School’s U15 rugby team celebrate reaching the final of the NatWest Schools Vase

Winners: Graveney School’s U15 rugby team celebrate reaching the final of the NatWest Schools Vase

First published in Sport Wandsworth Guardian: Photograph of the Author by , Sports Editor

Graveney School are one match away from glory after reaching the final of this year’s U15 NatWest Schools Vase.

The Tooting school will take on Altrincham Grammar School at Twickenham stadium on Saturday morning – kick-off 11am.

Tickets are free of charge and for fans unable to make it, they can still catch all the action on RFU.com, where it will be broadcast live.

Graveney’s trip to the home of rugby started in the Cup competition with a first round win over Sutton Grammar School (69-12) and second round triumph against Tiffin School (28-19).

Their time in the Cup came to an end after a 26-29 defeat at Whitgift School.

Graveney enter the Vase competition and immediately set about reaching the final in style with a 58-5 win over Salesian College, a 55-22 win over Licensed Victuallers School, a 10-0 win over Duke of York’s and a 7-5 squeak past London Oratory to reach the quarter-finals.

Clevedon Community School were Graveney's next victims going down 40-7 before they saw off St George’s College Weybridge 36-7 in the semi-final.

 

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