Second team come up short
Hoppers 2’s 12 Sedgley Park 2’s 22 The second team were finally vanquished by Premier League favourites Sedgley Park in a fiercely contested encounter at Lightfoot Lane. In fairness the visitors just about deserved their victory, although the margin of victory flattered the men from North Manchester. Sedgley started the stronger and scored early following […]
Hoppers win at Stockport
Stockport 20 – 30 Hoppers The Sean Long era began at Preston Grasshoppers and got off to a winning start with a hard fought victory at Stockport. Long was one of five changes made by Head Coach Dave Baldwin as Hoppers looked to get back to winning ways following last week’s defeat at Hull. Baldwin […]
Seconds face a “mighty” task on Saturday!
The unbeaten second team face Sedgley Tigers at Lightfoot Lane on Saturday in what is sure to be a fiercely contested battle. Both teams have yet to be vanquished this season and their records are remarkably close. Hoppers currently sit top of the Bateman Premier League based on their superior points difference.
Hoppers continue to strengthen
PGRFC have continued to strengthen their playing squad with two new additions to their back division. Following in the footsteps of hooker Alan Holmes, centre Jack Ward and winger Matthew Gargett make the short trip down the M55 after leaving neighbours Fylde. Both players were regular members of the Fylde 1st XV when the Woodlands […]