Burnley claim the derby spoils

Burnley got their season going with an impressive 45-15 at Clitheroe.

By The Newsroom
Friday, 12th October 2018, 12:00 pm

Burnley opened their scoring with two tries from Pedro Crehuet, with Danny Marshall, Danny Rowlands, Ashley Rothwell, Carl Griffiths and Adam Healy getting a try apiece.

James Redford added four conversions, and Rick Griffiths added another.

The Under 14s won 41-12 at Bury, with Liam Jones scoring a brace to add to scores from Ben Uttley, Charles Wilkes, Louie Nutter, Troy Richmond and Jake Peverley.

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Uttley added three conversions.

On Saturday, the first XV and second XV are at home to Manchester Medics and Clitheroe respectively, with the firsts starting at 2-30 p.m..

On Sunday, the Under 7-12s are at Littleborough, and the Under 13/14s are training.

The Under 15/16s are home to Trafford, all 11 a.m. kick-offs.

The Colts are home to Broughton Park, and the Ladies are home to Workington, both at 2 p.m. kos.

The club are always on the look out for new players from seven years to adult for all its men’s and ladies’ teams.