Monday, 27 April 2015

Warriors Scholarship Suffer Giants Defeat

After losing to Widnes on Sunday morning, Wigan U16s looked to bounced back on Wednesday night as they hosted Huddersfield U16s but sadly fell to a 26-16 defeat.

Ronan Costello opened the scoring for the Giants with Jack Richardson converting for a 6-0 lead before Alex Bolton crossed for Wigan with Olly Russell making it 6-6 with the conversion and a tight first half from both sides saw them go into the interval level.

Finley Hickey restored the Giants lead in the second half with Richardson converting for 12-6 which then became 26-6 as the Giants ran in tries from Drew Judge-Clark, Jack Duggan and Jake Wardle with Jamie Greenwood adding a single conversion.

Wigan cut the gap late on with an Olly Russell penalty before James Worthington crossed for a try for a 26-16 final score.