Comprehensive loss for Blyth
Sunderland 66Blyth RFC 0Blyth travelled to promotion challengers Sunderland but fell to a comprehensive defeat.
Better in all departments the home side maintained their promotion push, gaining a bonus point win and left Blyth adrift at the bottom of the table
Blyth 2nds reached the final of the County Cup with a well deserved 17-10 win over Novos.
The visitors started well and were soon 0-10 to the good, but just before half time Howegego crashed over and Hogg converted to narrow the deficit to three points.
Blyth piled on the pressure in the second half and sealed the win with tries from Clarke and Taylor.