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: 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

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

Grassroots: Sharks and Trojans prepare for round two clashes

Shaw Cross Sharks and Thornhill Trojans both face tough fixtures in the second round of the Ladbrokes Challenge Cup this weekend. The Sharks, who were 18-0 winners against Beverley last weekend, travel to face Oulton Raiders, while Thornhill, who were winners at East Leeds a week earlier, will make the trip across the Pennines to … Continue reading Grassroots: Sharks and Trojans prepare for round two clashes

Grassroots: Sharks and Trojans progress in Cup competitions

Shaw Cross Sharks and Thornhill Trojans both tasted Cup victory this past weekend. The Sharks recorded an 18-0 victory over Beverley in their Ladbrokes Challenge Cup round one fixture, which was postponed last week due to bad weather. The Dewsbury side crossed for three tries in the first half and produced a great defensive performance … Continue reading Grassroots: Sharks and Trojans progress in Cup competitions

Ladbrokes Challenge Cup second round draw made

The Ladbrokes Challenge Cup second round draw took place this evening and was streamed live on BBC Sport. Taking place at Warrington’s Halliwell Jones Stadium, former prop forward and coach of Warrington’s Under-16 scholarship side Gary Chambers picked the home balls and Wolves' new signing Sitaleki Akauol Twenty-four clubs representing the Armed Forces, University Rugby … Continue reading Ladbrokes Challenge Cup second round draw made

Grassroots: Sponsorship opportunities with local community clubs

Community clubs in Dewsbury are on the look-out for sponsors ahead of the 2018 season. Shaw Cross Sharks are looking for sponsors for the team's off-field gear, which is distributed to around 80 players at first team, second team and under-18s levels. Opportunities include: Sleeve sponsorship £100 Rear sponsorship on all items £250 Front sponsorship … Continue reading Grassroots: Sponsorship opportunities with local community clubs