Sunderland RFC

  • Carter expecting tough game as Sunderland face Guisborough

    Carter expecting tough game as Sunderland face Guisborough

    October 17, 2014 at 5:45 pm

    Sunderland forward Peter Carter is expecting Sunderland RFC to face another difficult encounter when they face Guisborough tomorrow. The Ashbrooke club are still looking for their first win in Durham/Northumberland One after losing their opening six games of the season. Carter said: “The Guisborough sides we have been used to […]

     
  • Sunderland narrowly lost out to Blyth earlier this season but took the win today. Picture credit: Joe Pennington

    Sunderland beaten at Blyth in basement battle

    October 12, 2014 at 1:30 pm

    Sunderland RFC missed a great chance to get their first win of the season after falling to a 28-22 defeat at Blyth. The visitors led 12-9 with 10 minutes to go, but three tries in an extraordinary seven minute period from the hosts gave them the win. And although Sunderland […]

     
  • Flames continue dominant start to season

    Flames continue dominant start to season

    October 9, 2014 at 4:00 pm

    The Sunderland Flames blazed to an outstanding 10 try win taking them to the top of the table last weekend as they beat Mellish 56-0. With the threat of rain hovering high in the sky, the whistle had barely stopped echoing around Hillview before the ladies scored their first points of the […]

     
  • Sunderland RFC earlier this season. Credit: Joe Pennington

    Sunderland RFC still looking for first win

    October 6, 2014 at 11:00 am

    Sunderland RFC are still looking for their first win in Durham/Northumberland 1 after their first home game of the season ended in a 44-13 defeat against Consett. With the match level at 13-13 with 10 minutes to go until half-time, Consett seized the initiative with a penalty followed by a […]

     
  • Sunderland Flames before a game last year.

    Sunderland Flames burning bright this season

    October 3, 2014 at 9:00 pm

    The Sunderland Flames have had a burning start to the new season, picking up two wins from two in a brand new league. Starting a fresh in the NC North 1/2 East League has done the ladies no harm, with successful wins landing them 2nd place in their new table. […]

     
  • Sunderland coach optimistic fortunes will change

    Sunderland coach optimistic fortunes will change

    October 3, 2014 at 4:48 pm

    Sunderland RFC coach Paul Geehan believes a first win of the season for the side isn’t far away. The Wearsiders face Consett this Saturday in what will be their first home game of the season, having had to play the opening four games of the Durham/Northumberland 1 season away from […]

     
  • Sunderland RFC are still to earn a point in the league this season. Picture credit: Joe Pennington

    Sunderland suffer another heavy defeat

    September 29, 2014 at 9:59 am

    Sunderland RFC are still looking for their first win in Durham/Northumberland 1 after suffering a 41-14 defeat at Darlington. Trailing 21-7 at half time, Sunderland looked as if they could fight their way back into the match. However, four second half tries for the hosts sealed the visitors fate. Fraser […]