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.
Leeds Rhinos captain Kevin Sinfield said the Rhinos are on course for the new season, which kicks off in less than two weeks at Hull KR, following the win over Bradford in Jamie Peacock's testimonial game.
England star Carl Ablett has revealed the role Jamie Peacock has played in his development during his career after the former England skipper enjoyed a highly successful testimonial game at Headingley Carnegie.