St John’s are winners in rugby tournament!

St Johns Cliviger were the winners
St Johns Cliviger were the winners

Burnley primary schools’ annual tag rugby tournament was held recently at Burnley Rugby Club with more than 200 children from 21 schools taking part.

Partnership, and Burnley Rugby’s Community Coach Simon Finnan, with helpers from the club.

St Johns Cliviger were the winners, beating St Josephs Park Hill 5-3 in a thrilling final.

They will now represent Burnley at this year’s SPAR Lancashire School Games County Finals in July at Blackpool

In the plate competition, St John’s Padiham beat Worsthorne

St John’s Burnley won the Vase Final, beating St Mary Magdalene’s B.

In the Bowl Final, St Augustine’s beat Lowerhouse.