Ampthill sign Nottingham duo

Will Maisey
Will Maisey

Ampthill RUFC have completed the signing of fly half Will Maisey and backrow Kiefer Laxton, both 22, from Nottingham.

Last season, Maisey, 1.91m (6’3”) played 24 times for Nottingham in the Championship and B&I Cup scoring 101 points.

He made his debut for Coventry in National One aged 18 in 2011, the first of 29 appearances for the club.

In 2011 he was a member of the Hartpury College U18 squad which retained the AASE title at Twickenham.

Laxton, 1.82m (6ft), 98kg (15st 2lb) made his debut for Nottingham against Llanelli Scarlets in the B&I Cup in February 2011 aged 18.

Since then he has played 15 times for the club in the Championship and B&I Cup, plus 13 games when on loan at Leicester Lions in National Two.

Ampthill director of Rugby Mark Lavery said: “Will and Kiefer bring Championship experience along with their proven skills and will further strengthen competition for places in our match day squad.”