PICTURES: Warrington Wolves' under 16s pipped by Wigan Warriors at Victoria Park Arena

Wolves' under 16s pipped by Wigan at Victoria Park Arena

Wolves' under 16s pipped by Wigan at Victoria Park Arena

Wolves' under 16s pipped by Wigan at Victoria Park Arena

Wolves' under 16s pipped by Wigan at Victoria Park Arena

Wolves' under 16s pipped by Wigan at Victoria Park Arena

First published in Wolves news

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WOLVES’ under 16s pushed Wigan to the wire at Victoria Park Arena.

It was the first Wolves game to be played at a complex that will become home to Warrington Academy in the future.

The shelter of the stand for the fans was welcome on a day of ice, rain and wind as two teams delivered in good spirit.

Head coach Gary Chambers said: "While we didn't win on the score board, I was pleased with the effort and hard work the lads put in.

“There were a lot of things in the game that we have been working on and everybody took a step forward from their last performance.

“I was delighted with the players' reaction post match and the focus on the areas we need to improve on."

Wolves led 6-0 and fell behind 12-6 but levelled matters by half time, leaving Wigan’s soliatry second-half try as the decisive score.

Centre Dan Norman and loose forward George Moore scored Warrington’s tries, with stand off Liam Aspin adding the goals.

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