HERE is our round-up of the junior rugby league action that has been taking place around the town.


Thatton Heath Crusaders u15 6 Woolston Rovers Gold u15 18

JUMAH Sambou crossed twice for Rovers, with Ben Carr grabbing a try and Billy Pope kicking three goals.

Woolston Rovers u14 22 Golborne Parkside u14 12

A TRY and three goals from Kyle Best helped Woolston to victory as Nathan O’Rourke, Ben Roberts and Jack Darbyshire also crossed.

Woolston Rovers u12 30 Latchford Giants u12 10

DAYON Sambou ran in a hat-trick, while Harry Rigby and Archie Caldwell scored a try each. Danny Rowlands kicked three goals, with Nathan Heywood adding two more.

West Bank Bears u11 36 Woolston Rovers u11 18

JOE Hickey, Tom Hailey and Arron Lindop scored tries for Woolston, with Hickey, Noah Quigley and Loui Ashton adding goals.

Folly Lane Crusaders u10 24 Woolston Rovers u10 Gold 18

ETHAN Jones scored a try and a goal for Rovers, with further tries coming from Reagan Highman and Isaac Carson. Finn Atkinson and Evan Green kicked a goal each.

Woolston Rovers Green u10 18 Oldham St Annes u10 6

TWO tries and a conversion from Jack McCarthy helped Rovers on their way, with Oliver Daniels notching a try and a goal and Ben Harrison adding two points with the boot.

Woolston Rovers Gold u9 16 Saddleworth Rangers 28

LEON Johnson scored a hat-trick of tries for Woolston, with Finley Greenfield also crossing the whitewash.

Thatto Heath Swords u9 28 Woolston Rovers Green u9 40

DYLAN Allen, Ryan Davidson and Louis Talbot all scored twice, with Jake McBride, Noel Rafferty, Daniel Stelfox and Mason Birchall grabbing one each.

Wigan St Patricks u8 52 Woolston Rovers u8 56 (Game 1)

REECE Dobbs scored a remarkable eight tries for Woolston to go with one each for Jude Brabin, Jordan Buckley-Mellor, Kobe Sims, Harry Allen, Isaac McNamara and Ben Curran.

Wigan St Patricks u8 32 Woolston Rovers u8 52 (Game 2)

OLIVER Caddick and Sam Laird scored four tries each, with Kobe Sims and Taylor Bright both crossing twice to go with another try from Scott Howard.

Woolston Rovers Green u7 44 Rylands Sharks u7 16

THREE tries from Finlay James helped Rovers beat their rivals, with Sam Cain-Lewis and Taylor Forster both scoring twice and one try each for Warren Robinson, William Millar, Noah Harris and George Hubble.

Woolston Rovers Newbies Gold u7 40 Culcheth Eagles u7 32

OLIVER Hughes scored a hat-trick for Woolston, with Lenny McGinty and Olly Walker both scoring twice. Tom Brown, James Tune and Ewan Armstrong also crossed.


Rylands Tiger Sharks u11 18 Clock Face Miners u11 12

CHARLIE Yeomans, Ruben Reed and Clayton Crutchley scored tries for Rylands, with Yeomans and Dominic Jevons kicking goals.

Rylands Sharks u11 0 Ashton Bears u11 42

CALLUM Sharpe was named player of the match in a tough game for Sharks, with Niall Jones winning the Top Tackler prize.

Pilkington Recs u9 4 Rylands White Sharks u9 8

RYAN Hallam scored a hat-trick, with Leon Stretton scoring two to go with further tries for Josh Fance, Ashley Holbrook and Anthony Hallam.


Latchford Giants u14 6 Thatto Heath u14 34

BILLY Cannon scored Latchford’s only try, with Tom Ditchfield adding the extras.

Latchford Giants u10 24 Hindley u10 24

FINN Green crossed twice for Giants, with Joshua Johnson, Jamie Cannon and Max Bannon adding tries to go with goals from Harry Whittaker and Calum Ditchfield.

Latchford Giants Gold u7 16 Ashton Bears u7 54

SAUL Vella’s hat-trick was in vain for Latchford, with Harrison Lawley-Carter adding another try.

Latchford Giants Maroon u7 8 West Bank Bears u7 48

TWO tries from Joe Delooze were Giants’ only points of this game.