Category Archives: Rugby

Matt Lamprey moves into top 10

07-03-2019

Matt Lamprey will be making his 50th appearance for Hoppers this Saturday at Peterborough and has recently moved into Hoppers all time league try scorers top 10. Matt currently lies 10th in the all time Hoppers scoring table for league tries but his tries-per-game record for Hoppers is un-paralleled. 49 appearances – 44 tries – […]

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First trip to Peterborough for 1st XV

05-03-2019

Peterborough Lions vs. Preston Grasshoppers Preston Grasshoppers take to the road once again this coming Saturday and travel to a new venue for both them and their travelling 1869 Club supporters. The journey to Peterborough Lions will be the farthest they’ve travelled since the journey to Bedfordshire to play Ampthill on the 17thof January 2015. […]

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Fixtures 1st-3rd March

02-03-2019
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Results 23rd-24th February

26-02-2019
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1st XV entertain Tynedale

26-02-2019

Preston Grasshoppers vs. Tynedale, 2nd March 2019, 2.30pm It’s a case of ‘In Form Hoppers’versus ‘In Form Tynedale’for what promises to be a cracking encounter between two mid table sides. Like ourselves this week’s visitors to Lightfoot Green have won each of their last three matches. Hoppers will certainly be up for this particular game […]

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Fixtures 23-24 February

22-02-2019
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Results 16-17th February

21-02-2019
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Macclesfield Lunch Invite

18-02-2019

The information below has been sent through by Macclesfield ahead of the rearranged game at Priory Park on Saturday. “If any supporters would like to join us for lunch, tickets for the 2 course lunch can be pre booked at £12 per head, plus entry fee. Please e-mail andy@maccrugby.co.uk  for lunch bookings – deadline of […]

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Rearranged Macclesfield trip for 1st XV

18-02-2019

Macclesfield vs. Preston Grasshoppers – Saturday 23rd February 2.30pm Preston Grasshoppers head south into East Cheshire this coming Saturday for the rearranged game from earlier this month when the game at Macclesfield was postponed due to a frost bound pitch. Hoppers will be looking to record a third consecutive win and another double after defeating […]

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Fixtures 16-17th February

15-02-2019
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