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‘Hoppers beat Harrogate

16-10-2011

Photo courtesy of Mick Craig Matt Hughes continued his terrific start to the season with a hat-trick of tries as Hoppers put on a scintillating display of attacking rugby to claim a bonus point against a spirited Harrogate side. Head Coach Dave Baldwin said: “it’s great to pick up the bonus point, we are five […]

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2nd XV to face Burnage

13-10-2011

Hoppers 2nd XV travel to South Manchester on Saturday to face a Burnage side whose results have improved over recent weeks. Last weekend they secured an admirable win away at Lymm. Selection has again been tough for Mike Lough’s men but the squad have trained well and are focused on maintaining their unbeaten start. Traditional […]

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6th Team Lose at Colne & Nelson

10-10-2011

Colne & Nelson 29 – Hoppers 6th 12 The 6th team travelled up the hill to Colne and Nelson this week.  On a pitch that would have kept several sheep happy for a month, it was always going to be heavy going.  Hoppers started brightly with a promising attack holding the Colne & Nelson side […]

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Team news for Harrogate and game preview

10-10-2011

Preston Grasshoppers vs. Harrogate – Kick Off 2.30pm Hoppers Team News: 1. Andrew Irving, 2. Alan Martindale, 3. Chris Lowden, 4. Ali Atkinson, 5. Mark Phillips, 6. Matt Charters (C), 7. Will Bordill, 8. Dominic Moon, 9. Nathan Fowles, 10. Graham Holroyd, 11. Phil Baines, 12. Russ Flynn, 13. Owen McKenna, 14. Matt Hughes, 15. […]

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