Match Report

Sunday 7th June 2015, 15:00
League 1 - Round: 9

Swinton Lions

(22) 44

Swinton Lions

Newcastle Thunder

32 (8)

Newcastle Thunder

8 Tries

Chris Rothwell 2, Ben White 2, Grant Beecham, Darren Hawkyard, Mike Butt, Andy Ackers,


Tries 6

Macauley Hallett 2, Louis Sheriff, Matthew Marsh, Paul Stamp 2,

6 Goals

Ben White 6,


Goals 4

Matty Beharrell 4,

0 D Goals



D Goals 0


Attendance: 455  Official: J Bloem  Venue: Sedgley Park

Full Time Report

White inspires Lions win

Ben White scored a pair of tries and added six goals to lead Swinton Lions to a 44-32 Kingstone Press League 1 victory over Newcastle Thunder.

Chris Rothwell also claimed a brace of tries for Lions, who added further four-pointers from Grant Beecham, Darren Hawkyard, Mike Butt and Andy Ackers.

Macauley Hallett and Paul Stamp each scored a pair of tries for the visitors, who also breached the Lions' defence through Louis Sheriff and Matthew Marsh.

Matty Beharrell kicked four goals for the Thunder.