31 May 2024

News about old Paulines

Paulines and Oxford Rugby

On 2 March the 141st Men’s Varsity Rugby match was held between Oxford and Cambridge. Cambridge comfortably beat Oxford 56-11 at StoneX Stadium in Barnet, north London.

Old Pauline Archie King (at Paul’s 2012-14) played at five-eight for Oxford and during the tough game Archie kicked a penalty goal straight through the posts. Easts Rugby still considers Archie one of there own and mentioned his achievement on their Facebook feed.

As a result of this match Archie received his Oxford Blue in Rugby.

Another old Pauline Rory Marples (2011-14) played for Oxford in second grade. For both Rory and Archie these are outstanding achievements. 

Pictured (above) after the game are Paulines Nick Fabbri (2011) Rory Marples, Archie King and Edward Hoddle (2011-13) who are all reading at Oxford in 2024.

To see the YouTube video of the match CLICK HERE