Source: Ainsley Bennett

Women’s Rugby League Round Up 28th May

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On Sunday in the Women’s Challenge Cup Featherstone Rovers hosted Leigh Miners Rangers and the home side dominated throughout with a 50-4 victory to progress to the next round.

Featherstone’s Manina Spurr topped the try scorers for the afternoon with an impressive four tries and Kayleigh Bulman scored two. There were further tries for Nat Harrowell, Brogan Chrum, Jess Hammond and Megan Davies. Lauren Roberts added four goals and Grace Field kicked one to complete the scoring.

Oulton Raidettes hosted Thatto Heath St Helens and it was Thatto who emerged with a 30-6 win.

Thatto’s Faye Gaskin scored three tries and Rachel Thompson scored twice. Chantelle Crowl and Carys Marsh both scored once with Faye Gaskin also adding one goal to her tally.

In the Women’s Challenge Shield East Leeds RL Academy were at home to Whitley Bay Barbarians and Whitley Bay impressed to card a 48-0 win.

Also in the Challenge Shield Army RL Ladies travelled to Wakefield Trinity Ladies, and the away team emerged with a 36-0 win.

By Rebecca Bird

All Results 28th May 2017

Womens Challenge Cup

Bradford Bulls  v Castleford Tigers – Postponed

Featherstone Rovers 50  Leigh Miners Rangers 4

Oulton Raidettes 6  Thatto Heath St Helens 30

Wigan St Patricks 30 Stanningley Ladies 24

Womens Challenge Shield

East Leeds RL Academy 0  Whitley Bay Barbarians 48

Hull Wyke Ladies v Batley Bulldogs – Postponed

Wakefield Trinity 0  Army RL Ladies 36


Next week’s fixtures – 4 June 2017


Women’s Premier Division

Featherstone Rovers Ladies v Barrow Ladies

Bradford Bulls Women v Oulton Raidettes

Castelford Tigers Women v Batley Bulldogs

Leigh Miners Rangers Ladies v Thatto Heath St Helens

Wigan St Patricks v Stanningley Ladies

Women’s Merit League

Brighouse Rangers Ladies v Huddersfield St Josephs

York City Knights Ladies v Whitley Bay Barbarians

Hull Wyke Ladies v East Leeds RL Academy