Archives for October 2011

Carlisle 17 pts Wilmslow nil

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After last weeks reverse at Northwich. the Warwick Road side redeemed themselves with a competent performance over Wilmslow on Saturday.  Injuries still continue to plague, but nevertheless Carlisle set about the task of holding the visiting XV at bay with a competent performance, with the result never looking in doubt.  The Carlisle pack has looked […]

Colts v Westoe 29th Oct 2011

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A depleted Colts side took to the pitch against NE rivals Westoe, and with a number of players playing out of position it was inevitable that it was going to take time for the side to gel. Westoe were not so charitable to give them that time and were soon in the lead with a […]

Carlisle Hornets 15 v Moresby 6

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Carlisle RFC Hornets too had a good day out on Saturday 22nd October with a victory over Moresby. Great that there was at least a game of rugby to be had in the Cumbria Shield League and it was good to see that Moresby are getting a team out again. In arrears at the break by […]

Carlisle Crusaders 32 v Rossendale 22

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The Carlisle second string entertaining Rossendale in the University of Salford League 1st Division, continued their vein of good results with a solid result, keeping them in the upper reaches of the league. It was an entertaining affair with the Crusaders always looking in control. Five tries, a couple of conversions and a penalty gave them the […]

Northwich 50 pts Carlisle nil

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Well beaten & no complaints Having recorded a couple of welcome league wins in their previous two outings, Carlisle were hoping to get something out of this match especially having noted that Aspatria had managed to claim league points off the Cheshire outfit. Just when a settled team was beginning to emerge, the injury jinx struck during […]

Colts v Keswick RFC

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The National Colts Cup saw Cumbria rivals Carlisle and Keswick drawn in the second round on Sunday 16th October. Keswick started the match much the brighter team and soon had points on the board with a penalty for infringement at the ruck. Carlisle were still trying to organise themselves when Keswick broke through the home […]

U14’s v Billingham RFC

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Carlisle U14’s travelled all the way to Billingham on Sunday 16th October, and in a close game lost 19 – 15. The home side started strongly and for the first 10mins there was no score, despite the fact that Carlisle had to defend well as they got pinned down in their own 22.  Eventually the […]

U10’s v Kirkby Lonsdale

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Sunday saw Carlisle’s under 10’s travel to Kirkby Lonsdale. The day involved training and three games. Over the three games Carlisle came out tops, scoring 16 tries to Kirkby Lonsdale’s 4. The scoring commenced with a try from Nathaniel Mossop, followed by the first of 6 tries from Euan Forlow. Also a welcome return by Tristan Duncan […]

West Cumbria Job Opportunity

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An opportunity has arisen for a Project Officer with the Cumbria Youth Alliance running the Skills for Sporting Futures Programme in West Cumbria. If you are interested, the following PDF has all the information. Skills for Sporting futures job opportunity

U15’s v Billingham RFC

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Carlisle RFC under 15s first ever trip to Billingham on 17th October saw a very small squad of 16 take the game to the home team and put together a superb performance. The first 10 minutes looked like going either way before Angus Fulton opened the scoring with a powerful run on a pick and […]