Percy Park win charity 7’s tournament

Percy Park RFC had plenty of reason to celebrate at the weekend when they won a 7’s tournament.

Monday, 24th June 2019, 12:26 pm
Updated Tuesday, 25th June 2019, 1:34 pm
Percy Park celebrate their 7s win.
Percy Park celebrate their 7s win.

The event was the ‘Stay Strong Stu’ charity 7’s which were held at Tynedale RFC on Saturday.

The competition was well supported with teams including a rather large side from The Royal Horse Artillery/

Not only did the boys lift the trophy by beating Team Best Guys 22-12 in the final, but Tom Robinson also picked up the ‘Player of the Tournament’ award.

Earlier, Percy had beaten Medicals 29-10, Ryton Rebels 24-17, Janitors 38-0, Playboy Scrummies 38-19 and Merchistonians 19-5 in the semi’s.

Meanwhile, pre-season training ahead of the new campaign got underway last week and coaches were pleased with the turn-out .