England too strong in opening game

2018-07-17T20:06:36+00:00July 17th, 2018|Scotland Students|

Scotland: (6) 18 Tries: Punton, Duncan, Hogg Goals: Hogg (3) England: (24) 58 Tries: Stock, Jubb, Mason (2), Fairhurst, Chapman (2), Smith, Clegg, Taylor Goals: Stead (8) England had the perfect start to their tournament defence with a 40-point win over Scotland. Scotland had England on the backfoot for the first five minutes and [...]

Hogg scoops Student Player of the Year Award

2018-04-12T15:51:39+00:00December 31st, 2017|Scotland Students|

The voting for the Scotland RL Student Player of the Year was extremely tight, with three Newcastle-based players who all stood out at the Student World Cup in Sydney last summer hard to separate. Stand-off Matt Hogg of Newcastle University just edged out Dan Turland of Northumbria University and Newcastle Thunder and Liam Faughlin [...]

Pacific Islands too strong in Semi Final

2018-04-12T16:02:34+00:00July 14th, 2017|Scotland Students|

Scotland (4) 12 Tries: L Faughlin, S Plumridge, Turland Goals: Pacific Islands (16) 44 Tries: Faiumu 3, Tuimavave 3, Sini, Anderson Goals: Vai 6 Report by Toney Dosen for RLWC2017.com. Photos courtesy of Narelle Spangher, RLWC2017.   After being hurriedly put together following the late withdrawal of the New Zealand Universities team, the Islanders booked [...]

Scotland finish top of Pool B despite defeat

2018-04-12T16:02:43+00:00July 12th, 2017|Scotland Students|

England (18) 30 Tries: Mall 2, Bass 2, Ruse Goals: Stead 5 Scotland (6) 20 Tries: J Plumridge, L Faughlin, Hogg Goals: Hogg 4 Report by RLWC2017.com. Photos courtesy of RLWC2017.   England held a comfortable 18-6 lead at the break with two tries to Jason Bass in the final 10 minutes, but Scotland put [...]

Scotland book semi-final berth with victory over Ireland

2018-04-12T16:03:14+00:00July 9th, 2017|Scotland Students|

Scotland (14) 38 Tries: L Faughlin 2, S Plumridge, Dowding, Westman, Hogg, Genocchio Goals: Smithson 5 Ireland (12) 24 Tries: Maloney, Phillips, Ryan, Guilfoyle Goals: O’Neill 4 Report by RLWC2017.com. Photos courtesy of Narelle Spangher, RLWC2017.   The Scotland Universities Rugby League Team are the first team to qualify for the Semi-Finals of the [...]

Scotland victorious over Wales

2018-04-12T16:03:22+00:00July 7th, 2017|Scotland Students|

Scotland (24) 48 Tries: Hogg, S Plumridge, Dowding, Hall, L Faughlin 3, Walters, Flowers Goals: Hogg 6 Wales (12) 18 Tries: Jones, Davies, Hinem Goals: Emanuelli 3 Report by Sian Golden (Wales Rugby League). Photos courtesy of Nigel Owen, RLWC2017.   Scotland won the battle of the Celts in the opening match of the [...]

Student squad named for World Cup

2018-04-12T16:05:42+00:00May 25th, 2017|Scotland Students|

Scotland Students Head Coach Nathan Graham has announced his 23-man squad for the Student World Cup. The squad will depart the UK on 30th June for Sydney, Australia to compete in the two week event. Nathan is excited by the upcoming World Cup. The lads have progressed nicely through our warm up process. There [...]

Two late tries sink the Student Bravehearts.

2018-04-12T16:07:10+00:00May 7th, 2017|Scotland Students|

Keighley Cougars Reserves (30) 44 Tries: Kelly, Barker 2, Lawton 2, Weatherill, Davey, Smithson, Kelly Goals: Lawton 4 Scotland Students (16) 38 Tries: Hutchison, Flowers, Hall 2, Hogg 2, Dowding Goals: Hogg 5   Scotland Students finished their warm up matches with a tough match against Keighley Cougars Reserves who recorded their first victory [...]

Scotland Students head to Cougar Park

2018-04-12T16:07:39+00:00May 4th, 2017|Scotland Students|

Scotland Students Head Coach Nathan Graham is taking his squad to Keighley this weekend as they face up against Keighley Cougars reserves at Cougar Park. It's our second outing for for the squad. Keighley have a strong side out so it will be a good challenge. We have gone through the video of the [...]

Scotland Students Continue Build-Up to Sydney

2018-04-12T16:08:11+00:00April 20th, 2017|Scotland Students|

The bulk of the players selected for Scotland Students for the upcoming Student World Cup in Sydney, will play the first of three warm-up matches on Saturday 22 April (kick off 2pm) against Halifax Reserves. The match is being staged at Lasswade Rugby Club, just south of Edinburgh, with other games scheduled against Keighley [...]

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