Carlisle U14’s v Gala

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Carlisle Under 14’s travelled north to the Borders last Saturday to play a friendly at Gala and despite having a few players missing, put in a very strong performance, but went down to a 34 to 21 points defeat.  This was only Carlisle’s second game this year, since their last competitive outing in mid December. […]

U15’s v Tynedale 13th Nov

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U15’s v Tynedale 13th Nov Carlisle under 15’s met a Tynedale side who had really improved since last year. The game started really brightly following a respectful minute’s silence and despite Tynedale’s early pressure Carlisle held their defensive line. This was turned into attack pushing up field where Jack Freshwater burst out of the backs […]

U14’s v Egremont RFC

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Carlisle U14’s second match on Sunday 2nd October was against Egremont. In wet conditions they got a thorough lesson in the importance of fast running and more importantly getting your defensive line to move up quickly as the ball is released. They lost 5 – 39. It was clear from the outset that the visitors […]

Under 13’s Cumbria Cup Final

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Date:            10th April 2011Kick off time:        1.00 pmVenue:            PenrithWon / drawn / lost:    WonResult:            5 v 7Half time score:    15 v 12 In an intensely close fought match Carlisle U13’s scored in the last play of the game to beat Kirkby Lonsdale 15 – 12 In the County […]

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 […]

U15’s v Aspatria

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The Under 15’s got back to winning ways with a hard fought win in a pulsating game against local rivals Aspatria. Aspatria got off the mark quickly with a well worked try in the corner with only a few minutes on the clock. Carlisle had to soak up a lot of pressure and another potential […]

Cougars v York RI

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  Another convincing win from the Cougars bolstered their confidence ahead of a long wait until their next fixture. Coaching from Cockermouth’s Jonny Taylor has clearly had an impact on the side, who put in a more organised and measured performance.   This was the first meeting between these 2 sides and the visitors took […]

Cougars v Darlington 2nd Nov

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After three unusually hot match Sundays, the Cougars took on Darlington in more traditional and familiar rugby playing weather – cold, wet and muddy. Welcome to the East. Hoping to begin the match as they finished against Scunthorpe two weeks before, the attacking line stood ready and hungry at the kick-off for the next eighty […]