Owen Jones and President Dick Towers want to keep the Skull at Streatham-Croydon
Streatham-Croydon face Esher on Saturday for the Skull and Goalposts, the trophy first played for in 1962 and one that can claim to be the world’s scariest trophy.
The fixture sees all three of Streatham’s teams take on their amateur equivalents at Esher – Esher’s first team play in the semi-professional Championship – with Esher Priors taking on Streatham in Esher, Streatham Scorpions playing Esher Bees at home [...]
Posted by SCRFC on November 22, 2011
Streatham-Croydon play Esher this Saturday to compete for The Skull for the first time for 20 years. As Esher play in the second tier of English rugby Streatham will play Esher’s fourth team known as the Priors. Streatham’s second and third teams – the Scorpions and the Serpents respectively – will also play against Esher sides of corresponding ability, with the club that wins the most matches retaining the ‘prize’.
The trophy is perhaps one of the most frightening in [...]
Posted by SCRFC on March 19, 2011