16th October 2019
Bideford Blacks top the Girl’s Under-19 South League after the first round of matches with two-wins from two. Poole Phoenix sit second with a win and a draw from their two games.
Bideford beat Cambridge 24-10 and West London Eagles 17-14. Eagles drew their other game, with Poole, 24-24. Poole won 26-21 against Medway Falcons – who played just one match. Cambridge are third thanks to a 21-7 victory against Essex in their other match. Essex also lost against defending champions Stroud, 27-8, in Stroud’s only match of the day.
In the North League Shropshire, Olympia Cannock and NEM Hawks all took maximum points from their two matches.
Last year’s finalists Shropshire are top on goal difference after beating Warrington Wolves 25-13 and Trafford 30-3. Cannock and Hawks have the same goal difference, but Cannock scored more goals in their 20-11 success over Trafford and a 24-11 victory against Nottingham. Hawks also won against Nottingham, 27-15, while they were awarded a 10-0 victory against Peninsula who forfeited their match. Peninsula also forfeited their match against Warrington Wolves.