The Rhinos Gillette Academy side recorded their biggest win of the season last Saturday when they comfortably beat Wakefield at Belle Vue 44-12.
The Rhinos Gillette Academy side recorded their biggest win of the season last Saturday when they comfortably beat Wakefield at Belle Vue 44-12. Chris Plume's side set up a commanding first half lead and never looked back with winger Danny Lawton the star of the show with a hat trick and three goals for a personal haul of 18 points. Centre Jake Normington scored a brace whilst there were further tries for Jack Carvill, Tim Scire, Brooke Broughton and Declan Storey. Paul McShane added a goal to complete the scoring. Hooker Tim Henderson scored a try in each half for the home side whilst stand off Matt Wildie kicked both goals for the Wildcats. Full back Tom Bush was named Man of the Match for the Rhinos. The Under 18's are next in action this Saturday when they take on Hull FC at Stanningley ARLFC, kick off 11am.
Adam Cuthbertson has revealed that the team were joined by a special guest after the win over Hull KR when Rhinos fan Courtney Turner joined the players for the team song. Adam met Courtney when the team went on their traditional hospital visit at Christmas and has stayed in touch with her and her family, who are all passionate Rhinos fans.
Leeds Rhinos return to action at Headingley Carnegie on Thursday 11th June, kick off 8pm, when Castleford Tigers are the visitors at Headingley Carnegie Stadium for our special #TRIThursday game. Enjoy a great night out and eat free with our special offer for this game!