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2nds travel to Altrincham Kersal in the Cup

24-11-2011

Altrincham Kersal 2’s v Hoppers 2’s Hoppers will be hoping that they’re sprinkled with a bit of Raging Bull Cup magic on Saturday as they travel to Altrincham for what could be a testing first round encounter. The twos powered to an 80 point victory when the clubs clashed in the September sunshine but this […]

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North West Emerging Schools Finals

23-11-2011

This Friday sees Preston Grasshoppers host the North West emerging schools finals, for school years 7 (U12’s) & 8 (U13’s). This follows the hosting of the emerging schools North Lancashire qualifier events over the past couple months. With the year 9 event on the 29th September, year 8 event on October 4th, year 11 event […]

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Hoppers awarded England Counties game

23-11-2011

Photo by Patrick Bolger/Getty Images Europe The England RU Counties XV, the representative flagship of the RFU Community Game, will make their first appearance in the North of England on Friday, March 16, 2012 when they meet their Irish counterparts, the Ulster Bank International Team, at Preston Grasshoppers RFC. The choice of Lightfoot Green brings an early […]

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2nds back on track

20-11-2011

Chester 2’s 7 Hoppers 2’s 29 The seconds came from behind against a determined Chester side to maintain their unbeaten away record and secure a top two finish before the league splits in December. Hoppers started slowly and probably made more mistakes in the first half an hour than they had all season. Chester were […]

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