On Sunday OURFC welcome the West Point Military Academy to Iffley Road to play an OU Greyhounds Invitational XV as part of their Easter Vacation UK tour. The US military students tour party will be led by Head Coach Matt Sherman himself a former OURFC player and their itinerary also includes a fixture with RMA Sandhurst. One of Oxford’s and indeed West Point’s most famous alumni is Peter Dawkins, who on graduating from West Point in 1959, took up a Rhodes Scholarship at Brasenose College and earned three Blues. He went on to have a glittering military and business career.
Kick off on Sunday is 2.00pm, with entry free and the Pavilion bar open from 12.30pm.
Forwards: L Anderson * (Trinity), K Ball * (Trinity), M Gorry (Jesus), C Hennessy (St Cathernie’s), J Navarajasegaran (Merton), F Stocker (St John’s), JA Henry * (Somerville), R Green (Worcester), M Rayner-Philipson (Balliol), A Grant* (Kellogg), O Adams * (Lady Margaret Hall), C Adams Ox Brookes), F Macdonald-Lister (Keble), K Smith, W Thornton * (Lady Margaret Hall), W Aynsley (Christ Church)
Backs: T Kershaw * (Worcester), M Geiger * (St Catherine’s), D McGagh * (Magdalen), T Stileman * (St Peter’s), R Quinlan (Jesus), T Clarke (Merton), K Grant (Wadam), S Moorby * (Queen’s), B Ransom * (St Catherine’s), W Browne (Balliol), D Kingsley (Ox Brookes), B Spencer (Ox Brookes)