This Saturday Preston Grasshoppers travel to the East Riding of Yorkshire making a first ever visit to Pocklington Rugby Club at First Fifteen level after a two week break since the victory over local rivals Rossendale. Words by Mike Forshaw, photo by Mike Craig Our hosts look certain candidates for relegation as we enter the […]
Mini / Junior weekend round-up – 11/2/18
The weather tried its best to ruin the weekends rugby, but with the Minis away at Kendal on their AGP and 3 games at Hoppers on our AGP, there was still plenty of rugby played. There was a great turnout at Kendal for the Under 7s who all braved the snowy cold conditions. Hoppers had […]
Sportsman’s Dinner Success with Sean Fitzpatrick
The annual Sportsman’s Dinner took place on Friday night with All Black legend Sean Fitzpatrick taking the reigns as the after dinner speaker. The event raises vital funds for the Mini Junior section and also presents the ‘Knee High to a Grasshopper’ awards to junior players who have played throughout the age groups, from U7s […]
Although the 1st and 2nd XV have a rest week, we still have three teams in action. Here are this weekends fixtures. 10/02/18 3rd XV vs Sedgley Park 2nd XV (Cup, Away, 14:15) 4th XV vs Rossendale 3rd XV (Away, 14:15) 6th XV vs Blackpool 1st XV (Away, 14:15) Good luck to everyone involved!