Tameside rugby round up February 15th


Aldwinians game up in in the western lake district against Aspatria was postponed leaving Tameside's other teams to provide the action.

Performance of the day went to DUKINFIELD Rugby Club's Alex Peters who scored 19 points in his teams 24-8 victory over Marple (Luke Daniels also scored a try for DUKINFIELD) . This was another improved performance under the guidance of their new coach Dave Whittam.

Ashton Rugby Club went down 11-3 to Oldham in a game played in atrocious conditions. The windy and muddy conditions made play almost impossible with players from both sides losing their discipline in frustration, three Ashton players and one Oldham player were sent to the sinbin. The only scorer for Ashton was Thomas Jackson who converted a penalty.