LIVERPOOL ST HELENS 49 TYLDESLEY 24
Liverpool St Helens followed up last week’s win in the ADM Premier League with another high scoring victory, this time against Tyldesley. They were made to work hard though, particularly in the first half, before completely dominating proceedings after the restart for a result which puts their season back on track.
The visitors were first on the board when a speculative high kick was allowed to bounce by the LSH defence before being gratefully scooped up and ran in for the opening try. 0-
A breakaway try from the visitors, 12-
An eventful if unspectacular game continued in much the same fashion in the second half except that LSH now dominated possession and territory with Chris Houlton, Paddy Royle and the whole-
So, a much brighter performance from the Moss Laners sets them up for a decent season in the new league which is turning out to be far more competitive than one or two doomsayers had predicted. Next week’s trip to unbeaten league leaders Trafford MV will give a much clearer indication of what lies ahead for Andy Northey’s men.
15 McBride 14 Lynch 13 Cunliffe D 12 Richardson 11 Holland 10 Morris 9 Wilson (capt) 1. Gore 2 Arnold 3 Heywood 4 Potter 5 Hall 6 Royle P 7 Houlton 8 Webster D 16 Williamson 17 Donlevy 18 Webster M 19 Ward 20 Burrows .