It is a bittersweet time for GB wheelchair rugby captain Chris Ryan.
Pupils in Year 7 and Year 8 from Monk’s Walk School continued their first season of school rugby by hosting their John Warner counterparts at Knightsfield.
Paralympian Chris Ryan will again skipper Great Britain into the Wheelchair Rugby European Championship.
Welwyn remain in the London Two North West bottom two after a 38-18 home defeat to Harpenden.
England Sevens player Lotte Clapp, from Welwyn Garden City, is set to make her World Rugby HSBC Women’s Sevens Series debut in Las Vegas this weekend.