Sunderland RFC

  • Sunderland RFC should be raring to go in 2017.

    Sunderland RFC Christmas round up

    December 20, 2016 at 9:06 am

    The Christmas break presents a chance for teams to take a break from the game and regain strength ready for the New Year. It’s fair to say that Sunderland RFC have earned their break from the game. An outstanding display against Bishop Auckland in their last match means that the […]

     
  • Sunderland RFC Under 7s continue unbeaten streak this season

    Sunderland RFC Under 7s continue unbeaten streak this season

    December 6, 2016 at 1:56 pm

    Sunderland RFC’s U7s remain undefeated this season after they played at Darlington on Sunday. The games saw a fantastic debut from Oliver Ward with tries and great defence, while the ever improving Adam Ferguson showed great concentration scoring in attack and was also strong in defence. Team stalwarts Aaron Mackie, Tom Lewis, […]

     
  • Tempers flare as Sunderland RFC cruise past South Shields

    Tempers flare as Sunderland RFC cruise past South Shields

    December 5, 2016 at 10:56 am

    A fiery encounter between Sunderland RFC and South Shields RFC saw the home side victorious with a 41-10 win on Saturday afternoon. The home side came into the match on the back of a crushing 40-0 defeat to Whitby, but were soon back to their best, racking up a 17-0 […]

     
  • Sunderland RFC weekly roundup

    Sunderland RFC weekly roundup

    November 28, 2016 at 3:18 pm

    Sunderland’s rugby youngsters were overwhelmed at the weekend with a defeat against Blaydon Colts. The Ashbrooke lads did not give up, but the opposition were stronger in all departments. All 7 of Sunderland’s points came from Joe Hodgson who converted his own interception try after 20 minutes. However it was […]

     
  • Tough loss for Sunderland RFC teams

    Tough loss for Sunderland RFC teams

    November 9, 2016 at 3:12 pm

    Sunderland RFC’s minis and junior teams faced a tough challenge in their games this weekend. The Under 11s team narrowly lost out to Bishop Auckland, with the opposition able to rotate their players at regular intervals due to their large squad. Sunderland had two debuts and kept the pressure going, with […]

     
  • Two wins out of three for Sunderland youngsters

    Two wins out of three for Sunderland youngsters

    November 2, 2016 at 2:50 pm

    It was two wins out of three for three of the Sunderland RFC’s minis and juniors teams in their respective leagues at the weekend.  The Sunderland U14s put in a strong team performance against Bishop Auckland which saw them come away with a 41-10 victory. Ashbrooke youngster Archie Norman crashed […]

     
  • Sunderland RFC showed their strength against Sedgefield at Ashbrooke.

    Sunderland RFC cruise to victory against Sedgefield

    October 31, 2016 at 12:18 pm

    Sunderland RFC put in an impressive performance to defeat Sedgefield Rugby Club 50-21 at Ashbrooke Sports Club on Saturday. The hosts scored two tries within the first 10 minutes to stun the Sedgefield team, including a sensational solo effort from Sunderland winger Harry Connell. Connell scored a hat trick of […]

     
  • Youngsters try rugby for first time at Sunderland pitch and play

    Youngsters try rugby for first time at Sunderland pitch and play

    October 20, 2016 at 10:19 am

    More than 30 youngsters flocked to Ashbrooke to take part in Sunderland RFCs pitch and play on Tuesday. The after school event, aimed at school years 7 to 9, was a free session for non-players to give rugby a go. Supported by the Rugby Football Union and club coaches, it is part […]

     
  • The girls stood guard of honour as the players entered the field.

    Sunderland RFC future stars become guard of honour

    October 14, 2016 at 8:15 am

    Sunderland RFC’s mini and juniors teams and the female division got the opportunity to be guard of honour at the weekend. The teams travelled to Kingston Park for the Premiership Rugby game between Newcastle Falcons and Bristol Rugby. Before the kick off players from the Flames, Sparks and the mini […]

     
  • Sunderland RFC to become O2 Touch rugby centre

    Sunderland RFC to become O2 Touch rugby centre

    October 8, 2016 at 8:36 am

    Sunderland RFC is to become an O2 Touch rugby centre. They received their confirmation last week making them the first club in Wearside to be given the accreditation. However the club is the second centre in the North East to become an 02 Touch centre. The club currently has a 30+ player base, […]