ALTON Rugby Club Under-15s finished their first Hampshire League 1 season as runners-up after a decisive 38-13 victory over local rivals Petersfield.

During the course of the season, Alton have beaten New Milton (Hampshire champions last year), Winchester, Andover and Trojans. They have also played numerous friendly fixtures, losing just once when a depleted side went down to Farnham.

And the season is not yet over. Alton play Chippenham while on tour and they finish with the Alton sevens tournament this weekend.

Alton U15s, who are sponsored by Wise & Co and Voltserver Digital Electricity, train on Thursdays (7-8.30pm) at Anstey Park, with games played on a Sunday mornings.

New players are welcome for next season which starts in September. For more information, ring 07884 491427.