It was a tough weekend for the area’s rugby teams with all but Stamford College Old Boys going down to losses.
In the Midlands Two East North division title chasing Oakham went down 27-10 away to Ashbourne, dropping them two places down the league table to fifth.
Stamford were defeated 40-22 on their visit to league leaders Spalding.
In Midlands Three East South Deepings notched just a single penalty against Queens who finished 24-3 winners on their visit to Linchfield Road.
Deepings remain rooted to the bottom of the table.
And finally in Midlands Four East South Stamford College Old Boys saw out a narrow 24-22 win over Leicester side Aylestone Athletic.
Bottom of the league Bourne lost 27-34 at home to Oundle.