Carlisle v Rochdale 21st April

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Carlisle and Rochdale rounded off the league season as they began it, playing each other!  The difference this time though was, that Carlisle had improved, with Rochdale seemingly having regressed!  The city side finished off their league programme with a fine win, but don’t let anyone get carried away with the outcome.  Welcome and deserved […]

Colts v Percy Park RFC 7 March 2012

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Percy Park were the visitors to Warwick road on Easter Saturday to play the Colts and brought the largest physical side the Colts will probably play this season. Right from the start they took the game to the home side and within a few minutes were one try up through their fly half. The Carlisle […]

U14s v Sunderland

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Carlisle U14’s were away at Sunderland last Sunday and in a physical game won 39–19. For most of the first 20 minutes Sunderland had the visitors pegged back in their own half, with some determined driving, but some poor handling and knock-ons preventing them from capitalising on their advantage. Just after 20 minutes Carlisle had […]

U14’s v Penrith RFC 11th March 2012

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Carlisle RFC’s U14’s travelled to Penrith last Sunday in the semi final of the County Cup succeeded in winning 34 – 12, in an exciting game. Both sides started strongly, but in the 4th minute, from the scrum on the half way line Carlisle’s fast handling out through the backs released centre Josh Heap who […]

Carlisle Colts v Morpeth RFC

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With the frost holding off, Carlisle Colts were able to play Morpeth in near perfect conditions. With a number of call-offs and players away at half-term it was a depleted side that took to the field. With Morpeth kind enough to loan a player to make up numbers it was the visitors who drew first […]

Lisa selected for Scotland Womens Squad

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Cougars Captain Lisa Ritchie has been selected for the Scotland women’s rugby squad to face England this Sunday in the 6-nations. Ritchie, Carlisle Cougars fly-half, made her Scotland debut in last years six-nations, and has been working hard with the Scotland squad over the year to develop her game and impress their new head coach […]

A tense and tough encounter!

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A tense and tough encounter! Warwick Road was host to a war of attrition this weekend as Carlisle played local rivals Wigton.

 Both sides have shown improvements after a dismal start to the season which saw Carlisle and Wigton at the foot of the table.  However, with Wigton still very much in the drop zone and […]

Carlisle tame Liverpool St Helens

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In his programme notes for the game the skipper, Mark Barron implored the players to win the match so that the victory could be dedicated to the memory of David Burnett, a former president of the club and who died just before Christmas. Two teams from Carlisle, the Liverpool St Helens teams and Moresby, who […]

U14’s v Percy Park 6th Nov

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Carlisle travelled to Percy Park, North Tyneside last Sunday and although the weather was perfect, the same could not be said for the result with the visitors going down to a 55 – 14 defeat. Carlisle did not  have a full strength side available with players either injured or sick and despite everyone giving up […]

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 […]