Action-packed thriller but it's another home defeat for Wharfedale

Craven Herald: Tempers boil over during Wharfedale's home match against Blackheath as Rob Bladwin grabs Jack Walsh by the nthroat

6:40pm Sunday 13th April 2014

Wharfedale 19, Blackheath 24

Barnard on the bench as Leeds make two late changes

Craven Herald: Wharfedale loanee Jack Barnard is a late call-up for Leeds Carnegie on the bench

2:06pm Sunday 13th April 2014

Leeds Carnegie have been forced to make some late changes to their side to play Plymouth Albion in the Greene King IPA Championship today after Rob Vickerman pulled up in training.

Leeds Carnegie ring the changes for another Albion test

Craven Herald: Wharfedale loanee Christian Georgiou returns on the wing for Leeds Carnegie

9:00am Sunday 13th April 2014

Leeds Carnegie head coach James Lowes has made seven changes to his side to face Plymouth Albion at Headingley Carnegie today (3pm).

Prell and Boyce named on England bench but Bainbridge starts

Craven Herald: taylor Prell has been named on the England under-18 bench to face Portugal tomorrow

5:40pm Thursday 10th April 2014

Wharfedale flyer Taylor Prell (Giggleswick School)  is one of ten players on the England under-18 bench as they begin the defence of their FIRA/AER European Championship against Portugal in Poznan, Poland tomorrow (11am BST).

England duty for Wharfedale's new boy

Craven Herald: Taylor Prell in England team

8:38am Thursday 10th April 2014

Taylor Prell headed off for international duty with the England under-18s after giving Wharfedale’s followers an exciting glimpse of his raw talent.

Bainbridge ready to feature for England under-18s

Craven Herald: Giggleswick School's Taylor Prell is among three Leeds Carnegie players in the England under-18 squad

6:10pm Monday 7th April 2014

Another player has rolled off the Prince Henry’s Grammar School production line.

Wharfedale's resistance crumbles after brave first half

Craven Herald: Winger Scott Jordan scored two of Wharfedale's three tries

5:40pm Sunday 6th April 2014

Doncaster 57, Wharfedale 17

Wharfedale set for joust with Knights

Craven Herald: Coach Jon Feeley

9:51am Thursday 3rd April 2014

Wharfedale would love to become the first side to put a blot on table-topping Doncaster Knights’ perfect home record on Saturday.

Wharfedale delight as barren run over

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

9:00pm Sunday 30th March 2014

Old Albanian 25 Wharfedale 28

Landmark for Baldwin as Greens bid to halt slump

Craven Herald: Rob Baldwin won't be wearing the armband tomorrow night against an Ireland Clubs XV

10:00am Thursday 27th March 2014

Rob Baldwin will become the tenth Wharfedale player to make 200 league starts for the club when he runs out at Old Albanians on Saturday.

Taylor Prell stars for England u-18s

Craven Herald: Taylor Prell with his award

1:50pm Thursday 27th March 2014

Two Craven boys played key roles as England defeated Wales 43-12 in Sunday’s under-18 international at Neath.

Six defeats on spin as Wharfedale drought goes on

Craven Herald: Tom Barrett

8:00pm Sunday 23rd March 2014

Wharfedale 13 Blaydon 37

Wharfedale hope young guns will fire

Craven Herald: Hooker Luke Cole will start against Blaydon

8:43am Thursday 20th March 2014

Wharfedale will be hoping to secure their first National League One home win of 2014 when they tackle Blaydon on Saturday.

Wharfedale's response delights coach Feeley as Cleckheaton are outpaced

Craven Herald: Wharfedale centre Tom Davidson scored two tries in the opening 33 minutes

5:30pm Sunday 16th March 2014

Wharfedale 54, Cleckheaton 15

Wharfedale coach Feeley challenges players to fight for their places

Craven Herald: Coach Jon Feeley

12:02pm Thursday 13th March 2014

Wharfedale coach Jon Feeley has challenged his players to “show what they are made of” after their dismal 52-22 defeat at Henley.

Wharfedale prove to be doves, not Hawks

Craven Herald: Aaron Myers came in for praise from Wharfedale coach Jon Feeley after an uneven team performance at Henley

5:40pm Sunday 9th March 2014

Henley 52, Wharfedale 22

Wharfedale hooker Luke Cole ruled out

Craven Herald: Luke Cole is ruled out  again

11:27am Thursday 6th March 2014

Wharfedale coach Jon Feeley has praised the patience of young hooker Luke Cole after he was again ruled out of the squad for Saturday’s National League One trip to Henley.

Giggleswick's Prell gets England call

Craven Herald: Taylor Prell in England team

11:24am Thursday 6th March 2014

Giggleswick School sixth former Taylor Prell, above, has been selected to play for England under-18s against Scotland U18 at Hamilton RUFC on Sunday, March 9.

Wharfedale woe as late try inflicts more home blues on Greens

Craven Herald: Scott Jordan touches down for one of his two tries for Wharfedale

8:00pm Sunday 2nd March 2014

Wharfedale 28 Richmond 34

Wharfedale home in on ending poor run

Craven Herald: Skipper Chris Steel is set to return

9:50am Thursday 27th February 2014

Wharfedale’s injury crisis appears to be over as they bid to bring an end to their dismal run of four successive home defeats against Richmond at The Avenue on Saturday.

Baldwin loses captaincy but keeps place in England Counties XV

Craven Herald: Rob Baldwin won't be wearing the armband tomorrow night against an Ireland Clubs XV

10:20am Thursday 20th February 2014

Wharfedale’s Rob Baldwin has won his place back in the England Counties XV.

Wibsey and Hornets are both happy

Craven Herald: Matt Holdsworth got one of Wibsey's four tries

5:00pm Sunday 16th February 2014

Wibsey had to concede their SSE Yorkshire Division Five match at Rossington Hornets on Saturday as they travelled with only 11 players.

Cinderford v Wharfedale called off

10:56pm Friday 14th February 2014

Wharfedale's National League One match at Cinderford tomorrow has been called off due to a waterloged pitch. The match has been re-arranged for Saturday May 3.

Wharfedale blow as Hull claim rare victory

Craven Herald: ASSIST: Aaron Myer hands off an opponent before Joe Donkin crossed for Dale’s try

8:00pm Sunday 9th February 2014

Wharfedale 7 Hull Ionians 17

Changing times for Wharfedale as choices remain limited for selectors

Craven Herald: Skipper Chris Steel is set to return

9:12am Thursday 6th February 2014

Wharfedale coach Jon Feeley remains upbeat despite his side’s continuing selection problems.

New backer for Wharfedale Academy after Skipton Building Society deal ends

Craven Herald: Hedley Verity leads a junior coaching session

8:46am Thursday 6th February 2014

Wharfedale Rugby Club’s popular junior academy has a new backer.

Uncontested scrums come too late for Wharfedale

Craven Herald: Scott Jordan's try for Wharfedale was worth the admission money said a Coventry spectator

4:50pm Sunday 2nd February 2014

Coventry 22, Wharfedale 10

Wharfedale, Otley and Bradford & Bingley players in Yorkshire under-20s

Craven Herald: Josh Prell

2:59pm Friday 31st January 2014

Three Wharfedale players – Josh Prell, Josh Burridge and Rob Rekis – plus Otley’s Alex Beaumont and Bradford & Bingley’s Josh Greenfield have been named in the Yorkshire squad to face Lancashire tomorrow in the Under-20 County Championship at Skipton RUFC (2.15).

Wharfedale facing major selection headache as they prepare for Coventry trip

Craven Herald: Adam Howard, on the bench for Wharfedale Foresters, continues on the comeback trail

12:36pm Thursday 30th January 2014

Wharfedale are facing a major selection crisis as they prepare for their National League One trip to Coventry.

Ban means Baldwin misses out on England captaincy

Craven Herald: Former Huddersfield player Chris Johnson, facing camera, will captain the England Counties XV instead of Rob Baldwin

4:50pm Wednesday 29th January 2014

Rob Baldwin has missed out on the chance to captain the England Counties XV in France on Friday  night because of an RFU suspension.

Wharfedale steamrollered by Rosslyn Park pack

Craven Herald: Wharfedale skipper Chris Steel's injury made life tougher for his side

5:20pm Sunday 26th January 2014

Wharfedale 3, Rosslyn Park 45 

Wharfedale look to follow up Esher win by denting Rosslyn Park's hopes

Craven Herald: Josh Burridge impressed in the second row

11:15am Thursday 23rd January 2014

Having produced a stunning performance to win 28-26 at Esher last week, Wharfedale are now facing another big test.

Baldwin is again England Counties' skipper

Craven Herald: Rob Bladwin is to resume captaining the England Counties XV after a two-year gap

7:20pm Wednesday 22nd January 2014

Wharfedale’s Rob Baldwin is to again captain the England Counties XV.

Wharfedale inflict rare home loss on Esher

Craven Herald: Joe Donkin was in the points for Wharfedale

6:00pm Sunday 19th January 2014

Esher 26 Wharfedale 28

Wharfedale coach Jon Feeley backs his players to respond to horror show

Craven Herald: Jack Barnard will play in the second row

10:00am Thursday 16th January 2014

Wharfedale coach Jon Feeley has total belief in his players’ ability to bounce back from last Saturday’s shock 27-14 home defeat by Tynedale.

Wharfedale go from 'the sublime to the ridiculous'

Craven Herald: NEAR MISS: Wharfedale’s Matt Dudman is brought down yards from the Tynedale line

9:00pm Sunday 12th January 2014

Wharfedale 14 Tynedale 27

Wharfedale coach Jon Feeley warns players of threat posed by Tynedale

Craven Herald: CUP DUTY: Christian Georgiou is one of four Wharfedale young players who have been called up by Leeds Carnegie

11:33am Thursday 9th January 2014

Wharfedale’s players have been warned to keep their composure when National League One strugglers Tynedale visit The Avenue on Saturday.

Excellent away win puts Wharfedale up to fifth

Craven Herald: Tom Davidson's 64th-minute try was the clincher for the Green Machine

4:00pm Sunday 5th January 2014

Loughborough Students 7, Wharfedale 27

Wharfedale flanker Dan Solomi ruled out for rest of season

Craven Herald: Wharfedale's Dan Solomi is set for his league seasonal debut

10:00am Thursday 2nd January 2014

The injury jinx which dogged Dan Solomi for much of 2013 has struck again and brought his season to a premature end.

Wharfedale coach Jon Feeley speaks of his pride at working with Greens' squad

Craven Herald: Jon Feeley is new head coach

9:00am Tuesday 24th December 2013

Wharfedale coach Jon Feeley says he is proud of his players despite the 36-26 home defeat they suffered against Fylde on Saturday.

Wharfedale play full part in Roses thriller

Craven Herald: Former England player Dan Scarbrough dives over for a try for Wharfedale

4:50pm Sunday 22nd December 2013

Wharfedale 26, Fylde 36

Feeley praises his 'flexible friends' as Wharfedale win again

Craven Herald: Phillip Woodhead has proved his adaptability for the Greens

1:30pm Thursday 19th December 2013

Wharfedale coach Jon Feeley has again praised the flexibility and adaptability of his squad after successive wins over SSE National League One leaders Doncaster and Blackheath.

Deja vu as Wharfedale are indebted to Barrett drop goal

Craven Herald: Tom Barrett was again the Greens' talisman

1:20pm Thursday 19th December 2013

Blackheath 20, Wharfedale 23

Barrett drop goal wins the day again for Wharfedale

Craven Herald: Tom Barrett was again the Greens' talisman

4:00pm Sunday 15th December 2013

Blackheath 20, Wharfedale 23

Versatile Woodhead at full back for Wharfedale's clash at Blackheath

Craven Herald: Wharfedale's Phil Woodhead fights off the Esher players

8:35am Thursday 12th December 2013

Wharfedale coach Jon Feeley has praised his players for the way they adapted to change in their rousing 19-17 win over leaders Doncaster Knights.

Barrett's boot helps claim another scalp for Wharfedale

Craven Herald: Tom Barrett scored 14 points

6:00pm Sunday 8th December 2013

Wharfedale 19 Doncaster Knights 17

Wharfedale defeat leaders Doncaster

Craven Herald: Tom Barrett is National League One's top scorer

5:01pm Saturday 7th December 2013

Wharfedale 19 Doncaster Knights 17

Wharfedale tackle league leaders without talented young quartet

Craven Herald: Christian Georgiou will miss the Doncaster game

11:42am Thursday 5th December 2013

Wharfedale have lost the services of four of their talented young players for Saturday’s National League One showdown with leaders Doncaster Knights at The Avenue.

Wharfedale's confidence is restored after nail-biting victory

Craven Herald: Wharfedale's Dan Solomi scores a try on his first league appearance of the season

4:00pm Sunday 1st December 2013

Wharfedale 32, Old Albanians 29

Wharfedale look to repay fans

Craven Herald: Chris Steel broke his nose, a thumb and suffered concussion last week at Richmond

9:00am Thursday 28th November 2013

Wharfedale’s rugby players will be trying to make it up to their supporters when they tackle Old Albanians at The Avenue on Saturday.

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