IN their final North Lancashire Division One match of the season, Oldham scored all their points in the first half before producing dogged defence in the face of a Bury onslaught to secure a 19-5 win.
The match was a stop-start affair.
Oldham’s forwards held the scrum and dominated the loose play with big hits from Nick Hackman
, John Souter
and Jack Hawkins
It was no surprise when Oldham took the lead in the 14th minute with a long-range try scored by Adam Waterhouse
, converted by Josh Brown
Soon after, Hackman and Stuart Brennan
were involved in an attack which allowed wing Jordan Green
to touch down.
On the half-hour, Oldham extended their lead when a move involving Souter and Hawkins released Brown, and Oldham’s top scorer finished & converted to make it 19-0 at half-time.
After the break, Bury threw the kitchen sink at Oldham but, apart from a single try, were denied everything else by the visitors.
Final Score: Bury 5 - Oldham 19