Young rugby star gets scholarship
A YOUNG rugby star from Clacton has won a scholarship to a sports college.
Clacton County High School student Jack Light has been part of Northampton Saints’ Elite Player Development Programme for a number of years and is set to attend trials with the Eastern Counties rugby squad.
A spokesman for the school said: “Jack has been awarded a Sixth Form Scholarship at St Josephs’ Sports College in Ipswich.
Last term he attended an interview with the Director of Rugby at the college and underwent academic and fitness assessments, before being offered a place.