Rockcliff exit cup to Tynedale

Tynedale Raiders 38Whitley Bay Rockcliff 15Rockcliff travelled to Corbridge in the Northumberland Senior Cup quarter final when they lost for the first time in 2019 as they came unstuck against a well drilled Raiders side.

Friday, 30th August 2019, 3:51 pm
Updated Tuesday, 3rd September 2019, 12:04 pm

Rhys Johnstone got the visitors off to a good start with a penalty after five minutes, but Tynedale edged in front with an unconverted try on ten minutes.

Tynedale went 12-3 up with a converted try, which bwas the score at half-time.

In the second half Tynedale pulled away and scored four further tries, three of which were converted and by 65 minutes had taken the score up to 38-3.

A late rally by Rockcliff led to two tries for Alex Hayton and Josh Donnelly.