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Heworth to face tough task at promotion-chasing Waterhead
10:11am Thursday 13th September 2012 in Sport
A TOUGH task awaits Heworth ARLC as they chase a first National Conference League division two victory of the season at the 20th attempt.
The Villagers travel to promotion-chasing Waterhead on Saturday (2.30pm) hoping to build on the improvements they showed in last weekend’s 36-22 home defeat by Eastmoor Dragons.
Having trailed 22-0 after 20 minutes, but fought back under the leadership of skipper Mike Welsh, backed by Sam Clarke, Jack Hodgson and young centre Jason Smith.
Spokesman Ken Sykes said: “Waterhead are going pretty well and looking good for promotion. It will be tricky but we will get a team out and give it our best shot.”
There is no game for Heworth ‘A’ in the Yorkshire Men’s League.