Hard work, not luck, the reason for Wharfedale improvement

Craven Herald: Chris Steel shows what victory means to Wharfedale after three defeats in which they have conceded a total of 154 points

10:18am Thursday 30th October 2014

LEGENDARY golfer Gary Player once said: The harder you work, the luckier you get.

Physical Wharfedale give students a lesson they won't forget in a hurry

Craven Herald: A trio of Loughborough Students make life difficult for Wharfedale skipper James Doherty

11:10am Thursday 30th October 2014

Wharfedale 38, Loughborough Students 20

Greens reap reward of physicality

Craven Herald: Scott Jordan scores for Wharfedale in a second half that they dominated

7:04pm Sunday 26th October 2014

SSE National League One

Green shoots of recovery at Park

Craven Herald: Taylor Prell scored Wharfedale's first try in a lacklustre first half by the visitors

6:12pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

HAVING conceded 105 points in two matches, it is understandable if Wharfedale were fearing the worst when they trailed 42-7 after an hour at Rosslyn Park last weekend in SSE National League One.

Wharfedale earn bonus in final minute after showing true grit

Craven Herald: Wharfedale's Richard Rhodes scored two tries

9:40pm Sunday 19th October 2014

Rosslyn Park 49 Wharfedale 26

Nightmare run continues for Wharfedale

Craven Herald: Chris Howick ferrets his way in for a try for Wharfedale

10:01am Thursday 16th October 2014

AFTER shipping 50 points in each of their last two SSE National League One matches, it is not a big surprise that Wharfedale coach Jon Feeley has trouble sleeping at night.

Nightmare time for coach Jon Feeley as sleepy Wharfedale pay heavy price

Craven Herald: Chris Howick ferrets his way in for a try for Wharfedale

3:29pm Sunday 12th October 2014

SSE National League One

Angry Feeley: Wharfedale must be on their game from the off this week

Craven Herald: Wharfedale Stock shots -    Wharfedale new coach John Feeley (9692332)

6:41am Thursday 9th October 2014

AFTER what can only be described as a chalk-and-cheese performance at Coventry last Saturday, Wharfedale coach Jon Feeley expects his players to be on the ball from the off this weekend at home to Blackheath.

Carnegie debut for Prell

Craven Herald: Taylor Prell scored Wharfedale's first try in a lacklustre first half by the visitors

7:12pm Thursday 9th October 2014

TEENAGER Taylor Prell, who is dual registered with Wharfedale, makes his Yorkshire Carnegie debut tomorrow night against Rotherham Titans in the British & Irish Cup at Scarborough.

Wharfedale pay price for weak first half

Craven Herald: Taylor Prell scored Wharfedale's first try in a lacklustre first half by the visitors

6:59pm Sunday 5th October 2014

SSE National League One

Wharfedale's Rob Baldwin out for season but James Doherty's red card is rescinded

Craven Herald:

11:28am Thursday 2nd October 2014

WHARFEDALE have been dealt a cruel blow with the news that Rob Baldwin will miss the rest of the season.

Pride in defeat but Greens fail to cash in

Craven Herald: Inspirational Wharfedale No 8 Rob Baldwin has agony etched on his face as he traps a leg in a ruck

6:59pm Sunday 28th September 2014

SSE National League One

Painful case of deja vu for Wharfedale

Craven Herald: Oli Cicognini was among the scorers for Wharfedale

10:50am Thursday 25th September 2014

Tynedale 20 Wharfedale 17

Wharfedale's backs asked to spread the load

Craven Herald: Scott Jordan resumes on the wing for Wharfedale after withdrawing early on in last week's game

8:32am Thursday 25th September 2014

WHARFEDALE coach Jon Feeley wants his backs to take some of the burden off his pack.

Decision-making lacking as Greens narrowly lose unbeaten record

Craven Herald: Wharfedale's Oliver Cicognini goes  past his last man to go over for a try.

7:19pm Sunday 21st September 2014

Tynedale 20, Wharfedale 17

Wharfedale look to extend winning run as they visit unbeaten Tynedale

Craven Herald:

11:19am Thursday 18th September 2014

Wharfedale will be hoping to make it three wins out of three when they visit unbeaten Tynedale on Saturday.

Pack power helps Wharfedale to rare home win

Craven Herald:

7:51pm Sunday 14th September 2014

Wharfedale 32, Darlington Mowden Park 18 

Richard Rhodes gets lead role as Wharfedale look to build on disciplined start

Craven Herald: Richard Rhodes is one of the few survivors from Wharfedale's pack last weekend

8:37am Thursday 11th September 2014

WHARFEDALE coach Jon Feeley was delighted with his players’ discipline as they started their SSE National League One campaign with a plucky 30-25 victory at newly-promoted Hartpury College.

Wharfedale defeat newly-promoted students in opening National League One clash

Craven Herald: Tom Davidson was Wharfedale's man of the match at Worthing

11:04pm Sunday 7th September 2014

Hartpury College 25 Wharfedale 30

Wharfedale run in ten tries as they romp to big win over Otley at Cross Green

Craven Herald:

2:41pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014

Otley 5 Wharfedale 64

Wharfedale coach tells players they must get back to basics

Craven Herald: Wharfedale Stock shots -    Wharfedale new coach John Feeley (9692332)

10:26am Thursday 28th August 2014

Wharfedale coach Jon Feeley wants his players to work on the basics when they visit Otley for their final warm-up game on Saturday.

Baldwin back for Wharfedale's final warm-up game

Craven Herald: Josh Burridge is replacing Rob Baldwin in the back row

10:18am Thursday 28th August 2014

For the final warm-up match at Otley on Saturday, the Wharfedale selectors are able to welcome back several players who were unavailable last week.

Winger's try Cooks Wharfedale's goose

Craven Herald: Wharfedale V Stourbridge: Adam Howard makes the hard yards for the Greens

8:56pm Sunday 24th August 2014

Wharfedale 12

Foresters get a chance to shine

Craven Herald: BACK ROW: Josh Burridge

7:36am Friday 22nd August 2014

WHARFEDALE Foresters' players can give a further indication of their promise tomorrow when the Greens have their first pre-season match at home to Stourbridge (3.00).

Wharfedale give youngsters their chance

Craven Herald: James Otulakowski

8:04am Thursday 21st August 2014

Wharfedale kick off their preparations for the new season with a friendly against Stourbridge at The Avenue.

No lack of leaders at The Avenue

Craven Herald: Chris Steel is one of four senior squad players who have captained Wharfedale

9:03am Thursday 14th August 2014

THE FACT that Wharfedale have not decided on a first-team captain with the new season just over three weeks away is of no great concern to Jon Feeley.

Wharfedale president John Spencer looking forward to his stiffest challenge with the Lions

Craven Herald: John Spencer is the third Englishman to manage the British & Irish Lions

9:51am Thursday 7th August 2014

WHARFEDALE Rugby Union Football Club president John Spencer is steeling himself for what he calls the ultimate test – being manager of the British and Irish Lions for their tour to New Zealand in 2017.

Myers set for early return to The Avenue

Craven Herald: Aaron Myers' Darlington Mowden Park are at Wharfedale on Saturday, September 13

11:42am Thursday 24th July 2014

WHARFEDALE, who started pre-season training on Tuesday, July 1, have announced their schedule of friendly matches.

Willet and Oxley join Greens

Craven Herald: Simon Willet is one of two new signings announced by Wharfedale

8:28am Thursday 17th July 2014

WHARFEDALE have bolstered their squad by signing locks Simon Willet and Tony Oxley.

Class act Doherty returns to Wharfedale

Craven Herald: FLASHBACK: James Doherty in action for Wharfedale against Nuneaton in 2007

10:35am Thursday 3rd July 2014

THE return of former captain James Doherty is a big bonus according to Wharfedale coach Jon Feeley.

Wharfedale would like to Taylor Prell's introduction to league rugby

Craven Herald: Taylor Prell in action for Wharfedale in their Yorkshire Cup final win over Otley

9:53am Thursday 19th June 2014

Wharfedale are hoping they can continue to play a big part in the development of exciting young player Taylor Prell.

Yorkshire Cup win gives Wharfedale something to build on

Craven Herald: Wharfedale v Loughborough Students 
Josh Prell cant escape the clutches of the Students defence .


8:35am Thursday 5th June 2014

Coach Jon Feeley believes winning the Yorkshire Cup was important for both Wharfedale and its players.

Dixon and Kelly given chief coaching roles at Bradford & Bingley

Craven Herald: Tom Cokell will make his comeback in 2014-15 after two seasons concentrating on his work commitments

5:20pm Tuesday 27th May 2014

Bradford & Bingley have not extended the contract of director of rugby Henry Paul.

Wharfedale coach pleased with new repertoire

Craven Herald: Josh Prell is on holiday

11:50am Thursday 15th May 2014

Wharfedale coach Jon Feeley has praised his players for their ability to implement new ideas.

A bit of lustre is back on the Yorkshire Cup

Craven Herald: Otley's Mark Ireland breaks away during the Yorkshire Cup final

10:50pm Wednesday 14th May 2014

Otley 29, Wharfedale 34

Wharfedale urged to shed underdog mentality

Craven Herald: Coach Jon Feeley

12:21pm Thursday 8th May 2014

Wharfedale coach Jon Feeley wants his team to shed their underdog mentality next season.

Skipton's James Greenway leads the way

Craven Herald: Jake Greenway on the winner's rostrum

12:28pm Thursday 8th May 2014

Skipton racer James Greenway is the new leader of the Milltek Sport Volkswagen Racing Cup.

Captain Craddock leads Earby to victory

Craven Herald: Steeton's Richard Craddock picked up four wickets for the third time this season

12:31pm Thursday 8th May 2014

Earby bounced back from their Ramsbottom Cup exit to make it three wins from three in the Houldsworth Ribblesdale League Senior Division.

Greens will face Otley in Yorkshire Cup final

Craven Herald: Centre James White's try after seven minutes put Otley in command

9:50pm Tuesday 6th May 2014

Otley 38, Bradford & Bingley 15

Wharfedale end season with defeat

Craven Herald: Port prove stubborn opposition as Knutsford play their first game in a month

10:52pm Sunday 4th May 2014

Cinderford 55, Wharfedale 26 

Leeds Carnegie name youthful line-up for semi-final

Craven Herald: Englsand Under-20s players Paul Hill, left, and Jack Walker, centre, who havde been selected in the front for for Leeds Carnegie tomorrow. Also pictured is clubmate Lewis Boyce

9:00am Saturday 3rd May 2014

Leeds Carnegie head coach James Lowes has named an exciting line up to travel to Bristol in the British & Irish Cup semi-final tomorrow.

Wharfedale's minds are right as they underline that away-day blues are over

Craven Herald: Wharfedale tackler Aaron Myers is halted in no uncertain terms at Worthing. Picture: Warwick Baker

1:00pm Thursday 1st May 2014

Last Saturday’s 38-34 victory at Worthing Raiders merely underlined that Wharfedale have cracked the code for winning away games in SSE National League One.

Foresters secure sixth title in seven seasons

Craven Herald: Chris Howick set the tone for the Foresters

12:20pm Thursday 1st May 2014

Wharfedale Foresters 85, Malton & Norton Seconds 8

Long-distance trek inspires Greens to conquer Raiders

Craven Herald: Wharfedale's Philip Woodhead puts boot to ball at Worthing. Picture: Warwick Baker

12:10pm Thursday 1st May 2014

Worthing Raiders 34, Wharfedale 38

Bees get Yorkshire Cup walkover

Craven Herald: SOMERSET PREMIER LEAGUE: Tor - 26, Chard - 5

11:10am Tuesday 29th April 2014

Bradford & Bingley have received a walkover tonight in the Yorkshire Cup.

Repeat dose from Wharfedale is just what the doctor ordered

Craven Herald: Tom Davidson was Wharfedale's man of the match at Worthing

5:53pm Sunday 27th April 2014

Worthing Raiders 34, Wharfedale 38

Doherty returns for Leeds Carnegie against his former club

Craven Herald: James Doherty has only been frustrated by Leeds Carnegie's performance against Nottingham

7:30pm Thursday 24th April 2014

Leeds Carnegie head coach James Lowes has made four changes to the side that won at promotion rivals Rotherham Titans last week for the final regular season game of the Greene King IPA Championship tomorrow night at home to Cornish Pirates.

Will Bell gets chance to stake Wharfedale claim

Craven Herald: Will Bell triggers a Wharfedale attack

10:00am Thursday 24th April 2014

Will Bell has been given another chance to stake his claim for the stand-off position as Wharfedale head for the south coast.

Prell and Bainbridge help England to title

Craven Herald: SOMERSET PREMIER LEAGUE: Tor - 26, Chard - 5

6:42pm Wednesday 23rd April 2014

Wharfedale flyer Taylor Prell (Giggleswick School) scored two tries and Prince Henry’s Grammar School flanker Josh Bainbridge a try as England Under-18s won their third consecutive FIRA-AER European Championship.

Wharfedale cruise into Yorkshire Cup final

Craven Herald: Port prove stubborn opposition as Knutsford play their first game in a month

10:31pm Sunday 20th April 2014

Wharfedale 44 Hull Ionians 15

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