Woolston Rovers A 22 Wigan St Patricks A 34

WOOLSTON Rovers A suffered a narrow 22-34 defeat against league leaders Wigan St Patricks A in the North West Men’s League Division Two on Saturday, just a week after the same side beat them 76-10.

Rovers promoted some promising youth players for the clash and it was 16-year-old debutant Callum Moore who got the side’s opening try.

Martin Ball, Danny Brown, and Dan Fearnley also went over for Rovers but the home side just fell short.

Rovers A: David Manfredi; Martin Ball, Ian Ward, Matt Robinson, Josh Bray; Jason Rutter, Steve Hill; Dave Appleby, Callum Moore, Dan Fearnley, Danny Brown, Mike Ward, Nathan Evans. Subs: Matt Hopwood, Andy Penny, Richard Potts, Matt Wilkinson.