Category

Academy
04
Oct
2019

Young Vikings handed International Honours

Widnes Vikings Academy players, Calum O’Neill and Billy Glover, have this week been handed international honours by Ireland and Wales respectively. Calum, who made his first team debut for Widnes Vikings in 2019 and scored a try against Leigh Centurions, has been selected by Stuart Littler for the Ireland senior squad for their World Cup...
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02
Oct
2019

Jacob Dugdale Selected For England Academy

Widnes Vikings’ Jacob Dugdale has been selected in a 22-strong England Academy squad to face Wales in Llanelli on Saturday 19th October. Dugdale, a first-year Academy player, broke into the first team squad in 2019, making seven appearances off the bench in the Betfred Championship. Dave Elliott, the RFL’s National Programmes Manager, said: “Like the Academy...
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09
Sep
2019

U19s: Wakefield 40-16 Widnes

An eventful game which saw 11 tries, a red card and 3 yellow cards brought down the curtain on our U19s season as they were beaten 40-16 by Wakefield Trinity U19s. The early stages saw the Widnes right edge exposed and centre Jack Croft was the player who was causing the problems. He created a...
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01
Sep
2019

U19s: Widnes 42-28 Castleford

In their last home game of the season, our U19s secured a 42-28 victory in a highly entertaining game which saw 12 tries scored. They got off to a great start when they found touch from the kick off. The resulting scrum saw the ball moved swiftly along the line for Brad Calland to score...
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29
Aug
2019

U19s: Widnes 16-52 Wigan

Whilst this game was over by half time, our U19s put in a gutsy second half performance against a Wigan side who top the league and have only lost one game this season. Wigan were quick out of the blocks and Umyla Hanley had a try ruled out before hooker Aiden Roden jinked past three...
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