Leigh East weekend round-up

East disappointed and mixed results for junior sides

East disappointed and mixed results for junior sides

First published in Sport

Leigh East 22 Oldham St Annes 30

LEIGH East welcomed Oldham St Annes to Ledgard Avenue in what was a disappointing start to the National Conference League Division Two campaign. Tries: Kieran Gaskell, Chris Penn, Gavin Hunter and Ryan O’Toole, with Adam Holland converting three.

Leigh East 2nd 16 Thatto Heath Crusaders 2nd 48

EAST’S seconds had a tough start to the season. Tries from Ryan Holcroft, two, and Ryan King, with Zac Nicholls adding two goals, were not enough.

Leigh Miners u18 20 Leigh East u18 22

LEIGH East booked their place in the BARLA National Cup semi final by beating arch rivals Leigh Miners in a hard-fought game.

Try scorers for East were Chris Hamer, Chris Dootson, Adam Whiteside and Danny Grainey, with Jack Hansen kicking a goal.

Leigh East u13 10 Burtonwood u13 6

LEIGH East started season with victory over Warrington outfit Burtonwood Bulldogs.

East’s try scorers were Elliot Dean, debutant Lewis O’Neill and Matty Rudd adding a conversion.

Burtonwood Bulldogs u12 20 Leigh East u12 14

LEIGH East left Burtonwood empty handed despite tries from Cobyn Fletcher, two, and Anthony Norcross, as well as Jack Holland kicking a conversion.

Leigh East u11 34 Halton Farnworth Hornets 28

LEIGH East emerged victors in a tight game but were left with plenty to work on. Liam Ogden was player of the match.

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