Moorends-Thorne Marauders 52 Woodhouse Warriors 26
Moorends-Thorne Marauders startedÂ the new year with aÂ deserved 52-26 victory against Leeds-based Woodhouse Warriors.Â Â
The victory saw Marauders leapfrog the Warriors in Pennine ARL Division One and move up to fifth place in the table.
The hosts led 16-8 at the break courtesy of tries fromÂ Jason Blanchard,Â Clayton Hopkinson andÂ James Donoghue, two of which were converted byÂ Tony Hodgkiss.
Marauders moved through the gears after the interval to record their third league win of the season.
Greg Linsdell, Michael Taylor, Hodgkiss,Â David Chowing,Â Danny Davis andÂ Ryan Wagstaff all got their names on the trysheet, with Hodgkiss converting on each occasion.
Dean Roberts was named man of the match.