With the first team game at Swaffham called off as a result of frost, just like the previous week’s fixture against Norwich Medics, it was with some relief that Fakenham seconds saw some action.
Fakenham came out on top in this top-of-the-table clash against North Walsham II thanks to a 24-17 victory.
Fakenham came into this game expecting a tough encounter, Norwich Union being the only team to have put any significant points past them so far this season.
Fakenham travelled to Great Yarmouth-Broadland with five changes from the previous week’s team but still in good spirits, having won seven from seven.
Fakenham bowed out of the Norfolk Intermediate Cup at West Norfolk, losing 34-33 after being forced to play the entire second period with 14 men because of injuries.
Fakenham visited Norwich Medics for their fifth game of the season in Eastern Counties One North and came away with a fifth straight win.
Fakenham maintained their excellent start to the season in Eastern Counties One North on Saturday when they beat visitors North Walsham Raiders 24-3.
Fakenham maintained their flying start to the season by beating visitors North Walsham Raiders 24-3.
A hot Saturday afternoon saw Fakenham travel to Norwich Union for what would prove to be a very physical encounter, with the visitors eventually edging home 45-31.
Fakenham have made an excellent start to their Eastern Counties One North campaign, winning both matches while scoring 94 points and conceding just five.
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