Rugby Union: Sandal kick-off new season at Bees

Jim Kilfoyle
Jim Kilfoyle

SANDAL will begin their new National League 3 North campaign with a trip to Yorkshire rivals Bradford and Bingley in September.

The fixtures for the new campaign have been released and Jim Kilfoyle’s team will kick-off their challenge at the Bees on Saturday, September 1.

The first home game will follow a week later on Saturday, September 8 when Penrith are the visitors to Milnthorpe Green.

Sandal’s league fixtures - September: 1 Bradford and Bingley (a) 3pm; 8 Penrith (h) 3pm; 15 Rossendale (a) 3pm; 22 West Hartlepool (h); 29 Lymm (a) 3pm.

October: 6 Birkenhead Park (h) 3pm; 13 Chester (a) 3pm; 20 Percy Park (h) 3pm; 27 Waterloo (a) 3pm.

November: 3 Billingham (a) 2.15pm; 17 Burnage (h) 2.15pm; 24 Kendal (a) 2.15pm.

December: 8 Harrogate (h) 2.15pm; 15 Penrith (a) 2.15pm.

January 2013: 5 Rossendale (h); 12 West Hartlepool (a) 2.15pm; 19 Lymm (h) 2.15pm; 26 Birkenhead Park (a) 2.15pm.

February: 9 Chester (h) 2.15pm; 16 Percy Park (a) 2.15pm.

March: 2 Waterloo (h) 3pm; 9 Billingham (h) 3pm; 23 Burnage (a) 3pm.

April: 6 Kendal (h) 3pm; 13 Harrogate (a) 3pm; 20 Bradford and Bingley (h) 3pm.

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