Category Archives: Rugby

Don’t lose sight of the Ladies

05-04-2020

While all Hoppers will be disappointed at the 1stXV’s relegation let’s applaud the achievement of the Ladies. After a tough campaign they have retained their standing at Level 4 in  National Challenge 1 North West.   Their planned trip to old friends of the Hoppers, Dendermonde in Belgium, at the end of the season has […]

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Byron McGuigan joins Hoppers Coaching Team

24-03-2020

Although rugby activity has shut down, Hoppers are still making plans for next season and we managed to catch up with our new Backs & Defence Coach, Byron McGuigan. Byron has starred for Sale Sharks and Scotland over the past couple of seasons, comes highly recommended and has an impressive rugby pedigree. Having been in […]

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Results 7th-8th March

11-03-2020
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Fixtures 7th March

06-03-2020
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Hoppers welcome leaders Caldy

02-03-2020

Preston Grasshoppers vs. Caldy- KO 2:30 pm Preston Grasshoppers host undefeated league leaders Caldy at Lightfoot Green this coming Saturday, a game in which the visitors require just a couple of points to be crowned Champions. It will take a great effort from Hoppers to put a hold on any celebrations and make the visitors […]

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Hoppers Team Up With Net World Sports

02-03-2020

Preston Grasshoppers are pleased to announce that we’ve teamed up with Net World Sports. The online sports equipment company stocks a wide range of rugby equipment and the partnership will see the club receive new rugby tackle bags and water bottles. Speaking on the subject of the partnership, Hoppers Head Coach Paul Arnold said “We […]

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Fixtures 29th Feb – 1st Mar

28-02-2020
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3rd and 4th XV through to Semis

24-02-2020

The weekend saw the 3rd and 4th XV teams in cup action and by Saturday tea time they had both progressed through to the Semi-final. The 3rd team put a very good performance together to beat Crosby St Mary’s 34-5 whilst the 4th XV opposition conceding meaning both Hoppers sides progress to the next round. […]

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Trip to Chester for 1st XV

24-02-2020

Chester vs. Preston Grasshoppers Preston Grasshoppers next opponents are Cheshire County Town club Chester RUFC at their Hare Lane ground where success won’t be any easier to accomplish than in any other of Hoppers recent games. Added to Hoppers woes, their recent record in games against Chester won’t instil much confidence for their trip into […]

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Quarter Finals at Hoppers

19-02-2020
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