Archives for February 2010

NE Ladies 5 v E Midlands 0

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North East ladies 5 v East Midlands 0. 28th Feb 2010 The North East of England narrowly beat East Midlands in the second of the pool games on Sunday. Both teams travelled to Huddersfield, with the North East fielding four Carlisle Cougars players, and Hannah Sherlock, also from Carlisle. The North East kicked off deep […]

Leading Point Scorers

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The 1st XV may well have been languishing in the nether regions of the league, but since the early days of the season, we have had two players who have consistently featured in the top ten of the various scoring tables. After last Saturday at home to Ilkley, Glen Weightman is now lying at third […]

Carlisle Cougars Captain scores for North East of England

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Four Carlisle Cougars; Lucy Meadley (loose head prop), Rosie Tyson (second row), Lisa Ritchie (fly half) and Holly Freestone (Centre), and Hannah Sherlock (Centre) from Wigton (premiership club Team Northumbria) were selected to play for the North East of England at the regional trials Simone Lyn was also invited to train with the squad. After […]

Carlisle 42 v Ilkley 7

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North 1 East League Saturday, 20th February 2010 Having waited since early December for a game on home soil, the city side certainly looked good value as they turned over the visitors from Ilkley.  The previous week, both teams turned in what to some, were unexpected results, by defeating teams lying second and third in […]

International Mini Rugby Festival

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There will be an international mini rugby festival being played out at Kirkby Lonsdale Rugby Club on 17th April 2010. For further details see attached PDF

Is Women’s rugby for you?

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Carlisle Cougars are holding a taster session at Carlise Rugby Club, Warwick road on Wednesday 10th March 7pm – 9pm. All women welcome who would like to try rugby. Please register your interest or get more information by texting or phoning 07912 110785 or emailing  carlislecougars@hotmail.co.uk.

Cougars go top of the league

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Story sponsored, Carlisle Cougars travelled to Newcastle to wrest top league position from the hands of the previously unbeaten Novocastrians. Buoyed up by their win 2 weeks ago against Sheffield, the Cougars still expected a hard fight.  Novos didn’t disappoint and for the opening minutes bombarded the Cougar’s line, looking dangerous in attack.  A knock […]

Hartlepool Rovers 10 v Carlisle 27

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North 1 East League Saturday, 13th February 2009 Carlisle travelled to the north east knowing that nothing less than a victory would do to help salvage their season that has been disappointing to date.  And, they did just that, in style too. The Rovers had a fairly sound home record with only two defeats and […]

Club incorporation

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As has been reported previously, the Club are following the recommendations of the Rugby Football Union and arranging for the future administration to be as an incorporated company limited by guarantee. Such a step will provide a wide degree of support for officials and those on a committee. At the moment liability is divided between […]

Come back by Little, stalls

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The come back by centre Simon Little at Old Crossleyans on 6th February was cut short when he had top leave the field after about 15 minutes with what at first sight seemed like an innocuous cut  – a minor blood injury. He was unable to resume and as it turns out, he will not […]