27th January 2006
AMERICAN FOOTBALL TOUCHES DOWN IN
excitement and glamour of the
Colonials will take on the
What started off as a group of friends playing for fun has now become one of the university’s largest societies thanks to countless fundraisers and support from sponsors and fellow American footballers the East Midlands Saxons.
The Colonials’ numbers have swollen, with over fifty players now training on a regular basis every Wednesday.
“We’ve been looking forward to this day for some time”, confirms Clayson. “Sunday just cannot come soon enough for us now.”
Sunday’s match may be a friendly, but its overall significance is far wider as it moves the Colonials a step closer to being permitted into the British Collegiate American Football League.
Colonials successfully stage two fixtures they will be eligible to join the league
and compete regularly against other university teams from across the
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