Category Archives: Junior News

Blackstick’s Blue Challange Cup update

06-03-2012

All four of our Junior Teams were in action on Sunday in the Quarter finals of the Blacksticks Blue Challange Cup (aka Lancashire cup) with 3 out of the 4 winning through to the semi finals. The U13s were narrowly beaten at home 5-7 by Waterloo despite camping out on the Waterloo line for the […]

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Training Thursday 23rd February

23-02-2012

Due to all the rain we have experienced this week there will only be training for the 1st and 2 XV’s this evening. The pitches have taken a substantial amount of rain in the past few days hence the decision that only the 1st and 2nd XV’s will train. Thanks for your cooperation in advance.

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Blacksticks Blue Challenge Cup update

21-02-2012

All four of our Junior teams have successfully negotiated their way to the Quarter Finals of the Blacksticks Blue Cup (aka the Lancashire cup). The U16s came through a play of match against Aldwinians winning 22-6 to book their place in the quarters and now face an away trip to Ormskirk. The U15s face an […]

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Safeguarding courses at Hoppers

21-02-2012

We will be holding a Safeguarding and Protecting Young People and Vulnerable Adults course at Hoppers on the 19th March at 6:30pm in the Symons lounge. Places are available for Mini/Junior Coaches and Managers (suggestion is 2 attendees from each age group), this is an essential course for anyone involved in Mini/Junior rugby at Hoppers. Please let Jane […]

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Hoppers Senior Colts nil Tyldesley

13-02-2012

Senior colts 27 tyldesley 0 Hoppers snr colts played some fast positive rugby in beating a big Tyldesley side. The early exchanges did not look too good as the away team were awarded two penalties on the home 22 however a tremendous line break from antony elliott and brad ellis allowed enough room for luke […]

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Sunday update

04-02-2012

All fixtures and training for all min/junior teams whether home or away have been cancelled on Sunday.

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Under 9s Blog Page

03-02-2012

Please feel free to leave comments and messages of support for our side after training and games. Please note that all comments will be moderated before being published. Back to Under 9s Home Page

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Senior Colts win at Southport

24-01-2012

Hoppers senior colts turned up at Southport for their final away league match with the luxury of  having 17 players. The opening exchanges of the game saw hoppers on top, playing some creative running rugby. With the hoppers pack playing at a high tempo, good work from half backs Tom Lyth & Lewis Allen enabled […]

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Sale Sharks rugby camp

09-01-2012

Preston Grasshoppers will be holding a Sale Sharks rugby camp from the 15th February until the 17th from 9am-3.30pm. This camp is open to all players aged 6-15 and to all standards. The camps will be run by RFU trained staff to develop the players throughout the three days in a fun and enjoyable way. […]

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Colts win with 14 men

08-01-2012

Preston Grasshoppers Senior Colts vs Glossop & Marple Titans After another hectic morning of phone calls to wake and round up players we set off to the away fixture with 14 men and arriving with time to spare the players slowly changed and reluctantly made their way out into miserable conditions for the warm up. […]

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