Scarborough RUFC edged out by West Leeds

Scarborough RUFC report
Scarborough RUFC report

Scarborough RUFC suffered a 29-27 loss at home to high-flying West Leeds.

Scarborough made a spirited fightback but, despite late tries from Alessandro Zavatti and Loni Loni, they were edged out by West Leeds in a pulsating encounter.

Tom Ratcliffe scored a sensational solo try late in the first half to give the home side the advantage, before West Leeds turned the screw to lead 29-17.

Graeme Hogg had the chance to level the game with the last kick of the game but his difficult kick in a swirling wind drifted wide.