PUMAS 14S WIN THE CUP.
An excellent day of Rugby League for the Peterlee Pumas started off with them hosting the North East under 9s and under 11s festival which saw teams from all over the region taking part in games for Primary School aged children, an excellent day of Rugby had by all with all games played in an excellent spirit.
Next the Pumas under 14s side who top the North East League travelled to the neutral venue of Cramlington to take on Whitley Bay Barbarians in the days main even, the North East Rugby League Cup Final. The last time the two met in the league it was a close encounter with the Pumas just winning out 34 32 so a tough game was to be expected and indeed despite Peterlee going 3 tries up early on they let the Barbarians come back with 3 of their own. A Tough bruising physical game continued but the Pumas were able to hold out the Whitley Bay outfit for the rest of the game whilst keeping their score total ticking over until eventually winning out 38 18 winners in the end. The Pumas under 13s are in action next week in the North East Cup final to be played at Winlaton against Gateshead Storm. Full Match Report to follow.