Newspaper article Evening Chronicle (Newcastle, England)

North Boys Tyke Real Beating

Newspaper article Evening Chronicle (Newcastle, England)

North Boys Tyke Real Beating

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Northumberland Under-18s lost 21-12 to Yorkshire Under-18s in the North of England Schools Championships.

Yorkshire looked strong in attack from the start at Driffield and when North were penalised for offside the hosts slotted the penalty kick to go 3-0 up.

Yorkshire continued to attack and carried the ball upfield. The ball was taken into the tackle and Yorkshire broke out for an excellent try in the corner. The conversion attempt hit the crossbar but failed to go over.

North continued to fight back and put pressure on the Yorkshire scrum, gaining a penalty.

They kicked for position, gaining the lineout on the Yorkshire 22. From here they continued to pressurise Yorkshire and another scrum saw North held up close to the line.

A penalty to Yorkshire. hwoever, allowed them to clear their lines.

A great break from their openside flanker, feeding the ball on to the fly half and eventually to the centre, saw Yorkshire go over for their second try in the corner to make it 13-0. …

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