National League One: Late Le Bourgeois try gives Jersey win

Michael Le Bourgeois
Le Bourgeois is Jersey's top scorer this season

A late Michael Le Bourgeois try ensured Jersey extended their winning streak to four games with a 12-6 win at Blaydon.

Steve O'Brien touched down to give Jersey the lead but two Gavin Painter penalties handed the hosts the half-time advantage.

For the second game in a row the islanders saw two yellow cards, Ashley Maggs and Graham Bell were sin-binned.

Le Bourgeois' try kept Jersey's run going, while Blaydon have now lost four successive games.

Despite the victory the island side drop a place to ninth spot in National League One while Blaydon fall to 11th.

Elsewhere leaders Ealing Trailfinders lost for the first time this season, going down 22-20 to Jersey's next opponents Barking.

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