New leader FRAZER LAND has been elected first team captain at York RI RUFC.

Land will lead the team in Yorkshire Four next season after being appointed at the club’s annual general meeting, while Steve Poulton was handed the second team role.

The second string start their campaign with a home friendly against Wensleydale on September 6.

Any players new to the city or looking to get back into the game are welcome to join training sessions at New Lane on Thursdays at 7pm.

Further information is available by phoning coach Dan Coates on 07961 536509.