Druids fight back for win
By The Official London Welsh
2nd XV finish 2018 in 3rd place.
London Welsh Druids travelled to Ealing to face their strong 2nd XV. Ealing opened the scoring with a penalty but Druids took the lead with a try by Charlie O'Hara. Elis Staines added th conversion.Ealing pulled ahead again with another penalty and an unconverted try before half time to take an 11-7 lead into the break.
Druids slipped further behind when Ealing added two more unconverted tries but they regrouped and fought back. Tries by Joel Franklin and Jamie Goodwin, both converted by Elis Staines, levelled the score and Elis Staines put over a penalty for the win.
The win put Druids 3rd in MMT1, two points behind HAC 3s but with a game in hand. Druids play HAC 3s at Old Deer Park on Saturday 5th January.