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TEAM NEWS: Jersey Vs Bristol Rugby

Published on 27th September 2013 by Tom Tainton

Bristol make seven changes for Jersey

Andy Robinson shuffles his pack ahead of the Greene King IPA Championship fixture with Jersey on Saturday (3pm).

The Director of Rugby makes seven changes for the St Peter clash, as George Watkins, Tristan Roberts and Iain Grieve are set for their first competitive appearances of the campaign.

In the backline, Ben Mosses and Tipuna come in for their first starts, while Glen Townson and Redford Pennycook are drafted into the pack.

Bristol Rugby name a strong replacements bench including summer recruit Nicky Robinson, while Bryan Rennie could make his first competitive outing since November 2012.

Academy duo Mitch Eadie and Callum Braley are also selected in the 22-man squad ahead of the trip to the Channel Islands.

Bristol Rugby team to face Jersey at St Peter on Saturday, 28 September (3pm KO):

Adam D’Arcy; George Watkins, Andy Short, Ben Mosses, Ryan Edwards; Tristan Roberts, Ruki Tipuna; Kyle Traynor, Ollie Hayes, Jason Hobson, Glen Townson, Mark Sorenson (c), Iain Grieve, Redford Pennycook, Marco Mama.

Replacements: Rhys Lawrence, James Hall, Ben Skirving, Mitch Eadie, Callum Braley, Nicky Robinson, Bryan Rennie.