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Championship 1 status confirmed for next season

As a new delivery arrived from Stephens recently, your roving reporter has returned with a modest account of a victory for Grosvenor, which confirmed beyond doubt, Grosvenor's status in Championship 1 next season. In very poor conditions, the home side did well to score a 4 try bonus point win. The pitch was surprisingly firm but a cold biting wind was very difficult to contend with. As it blew directly towards the houses, no side gained much advantage. Kickers however had a

Grosvenor comeback edges out Cooke

Grosvenor and Cooke rugby matches are games for the neutral supporter as Grosvenor claimed a last minute draw at Shaws Bridge just before Christmas. This 24-24 spectacular was a great game with Grosvenor outscoring their opponents by 4 tries to 3, thus achieving 3 match points. The reverse fixture saw another 10 tries at Gibson Park, with Grosvenor coming away with a 5 point victory and Cooke achieving 2 points. Both these outcomes will have significant implications in the ne

Grosvenor take the spoils against Carrick

This game carried more weight than would be immediately recognised as the winners would remain in contention in the top half of C1 and the losers would stay in the bottom five where thoughts of relegation would begin to emerge. Carrick started off with great energy and enthusiasm and looked a well organised outfit but the home defence held firm and gradually grew into the game. There were raised eyebrows when the referee awarded a penalty to Grosvenor inside the Carrick 10 me

 

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