Ashington rugby pile up the points
Ashington RFC 63Sedgefield 5Ashington were missing a host of regular 1st team players and handed debuts to fly half Gleeson and back row forward Dew.
They were quickly on the attack and within 15 minutes had scored three tries from Moule, Merryweather and captain Greg Henderson, two of which were converted by Gleeson for a 19-0 lead. Moule and Gleeson scored again before half-time for 31-0.
Henderson scored early in the second half. Sedgefield pulled one back, but Alex Hayton went over for another home score before Nichol run in from 50m out for 48-5. In the last 15 minutes Ashington added three more tries from Tuck, Johnson and Dickinson to round off a fine performance.