Four matches into Dorset and Wilts Division 1 North and the 1st XV are 4th in the table with 16 points behind Bradford on Avon and Combe Down (both with 20 points) and Warminster (19 points).
With no matches this weekend, after the 1sts were forced to concede their cup match at Dorchester because of injuries, we’ve delved into the detail and have produced these stats.
Played 4, won 3, lost 1. Wins at Pewsey (29-14) and Supermarine (38-5), win at home to Royal Wotton Bassett (50-12) and our only loss at Warminster (22-31).
28 different players have been used by the 1st XV across those 4 matches.
Only 5 players have appeared in all 4 matches: Tom Claxton, Dave Cooke, Garin Garland, Ben Langridge and Adam Watt.
Of those 5 only three have played in the same position: Tom Claxton, Garin Garland and Adam Watt.
Leading point scorers are: Garin Garland 59, Dave Cooke 15, Elis Garland and Andrew Hibbard 10.
Tries have been scored by 13 different players across the four matches, 8 by backs and 5 by forwards.
Minety has scored 139 points whilst conceding 66, a net of +77.
Minety are averaging 34.75 per match whilst limiting the opposition to an average of just 15.5.
Minety has secured a bonus point (for scoring 4 tries or more) in all four matches.
3 yellow cards have been shown to Minety players in the 4 matches.
Benjamin Disraeli: “There are three kinds of lies: lies, damned lies, and statistics.”