Rockcliff earn home draw with Whitby

Rockcliff 5-5 Whitby

Tuesday, 3rd October 2017, 1:58 pm
Updated Wednesday, 4th October 2017, 9:47 am

Rockcliff’s recent improvement in form continues, as demonstrated with this hard earned draw against Whitby.

Stu Gregson scored the only points of the first half, giving Whitby a 5-0 lead at the break.

In the second half, Chris McCabe equalised for Rockcliff, and the two sides cancelled each other out as the game drew to a close. Rockcliff’s Matthew Bradley was man of the match.

Rockcliff travel to bottom side Winlaton next week.

* Rockcliff 2nds went down 11-8 when they travelled to face Sunderland 2nd XV. Sunderland led 8-0 but just before the break JackBland kicked a penalty. Sunderland went 11-8 in front before Tony Hansenscored a try (unconverted).