Grassroots: Sharks seek equipment manager

Shaw Cross Sharks are seeking an equipment manager to assist the team in their preparation for games. The equipment manager will have responsibility for aspects including kit and balls, and they'd need to be available on Saturday afternoons throughout the season. Sharks chairman Brett Turner added: "It’s rewarding work and a good laugh being able … Continue reading Grassroots: Sharks seek equipment manager

Grassroots: Trojans’ warm-up game cancelled

Thornhill Trojans' planned warm-up game away at Barrow Island, scheduled for Saturday, has been cancelled. The National Cup round of quarter-finals, where Thornhill will face West Hull or Sharlston, takes place on Saturday 3rd March, before the Trojans begin their National Conference League campaign with a trip to face Oulton Raiders on Saturday 10th March.

Grassroots: Moor beat Celtic in pre-season fixture.

Dewsbury Moor ran out 42-16 winners over Dewsbury Celtic in Saturday's friendly fixture between the two sides. The match, played at Crow Nest Park, provided a useful warm-up for both sides ahead of their respective National Conference League campaigns in 2018. Meanwhile, Moor have announced their captain and vice-captain for the year ahead. Toby Richardson … Continue reading Grassroots: Moor beat Celtic in pre-season fixture.

Grassroots: Applications invited as two more teams enter 9s tournament

Two more teams have been confirmed for the State of Mind 9s tournament, which is being hosted by Shaw Cross Sharks on Saturday 26th May. State of Mind Sport will be entering a team, and joining them will be the Ravensport Sport & Leisure All Stars, alongside the already confirmed Shaw Cross Sharks and the … Continue reading Grassroots: Applications invited as two more teams enter 9s tournament

#SquadGoals video rewards revised as campaign gathers momentum

After receiving a number of large donations, #SquadGoals has revised its policy for the distribution of highlights and full match video. Supporters donating at least £1 will continue to receive links to view the highlights and full match video for one fixture. But those donating £15 or more will now receive links for all matches … Continue reading #SquadGoals video rewards revised as campaign gathers momentum

Grassroots: Sharks and Trojans exit Cup despite valiant efforts

Shaw Cross Sharks and Thornhill Trojans were knocked out of the Ladbrokes Challenge Cup this weekend, despite spirited efforts away from home. Both teams were handed tough ties in the second round of the competition, as Shaw Cross travelled to face Oulton, while Thornhill made the trip to play Pilkington Recs. The Sharks were beaten … Continue reading Grassroots: Sharks and Trojans exit Cup despite valiant efforts