Consett 1st team took on high fliers Barnard Castle at Amethyst Park, kick off was at the earlier time of 2:15 (to allow rugby fans to watch the last round of the 6 Nations) both teams promised lots of action as they were both aiming to finish the season well. Consett started the sharper with a James Wheeler Try on 7 mins (converted by Dougie […]
Durham Women FC rounded off the season in perfect style wth a victory over Millwall Lionesses to achieve the Top 4 finish they predicted.
Consett RFC 22 – 17 Hartlepool
Beth Hepple’s stunning strike wasn’t enough for Durham as they were beaten by an impressive Everton side. The Toffees raced into an early lead through Gabby George and Claudia Walker before Hepple’s long-range effort reduced the deficit before the break. Despite a spirited second half display, the visitors wrapped up the victory late on as Lauren Davies found the back of the net.
Newcastle Falcons secured their third victory of the Aviva Premiership season on Saturday as they beat Bristol and left them at the bottom of the league. In a game of two halves, Falcon’s first-half surge was enough to secure a buffer and withstand a strong Bristol fightback. It was a great first-half performance with players looking to keep the ball in hand, they showed great ambition in attack, […]