Alnwick win first home game of season

Alnwick Rugby Football Club news and match reports.
Alnwick Rugby Football Club news and match reports.

Alnwick 24 Driffield 19

Alnwick had a good win in their first home game of the season to beat Driffield 24-19.

The home side made it 5-0 in the opening 10 minutes when Shell profited from a Bird break, as the sun shone down at Greensfield.

After the bright start Driffield bossed possession for 10. Hamilton gets yellowed leading to two penalties to make it 7-9 then Bird slotted one back, 10-9.

Driffeld then took a try making it 10-15 before Moralee struck back, with Bird converting, 17-15

Later on a brave move by Warcup got feet under the posts to make it 24-18 with driffield taking one more towards the end to make it 24-19.