This Sunday our ladies rugby team play the biggest game in their short but eventful history.They will play Sleaford ladies in the quarter final of the National Cup.Burnley ladies have had a great season to date but face an unknown quantity in their opposition.Sleaford beat Lincoln away in in the previous round 10-7.The visitors bagged two late tries to edge their rivals.in December but went down 27-5 to the same opposition again away in mid January..Sleaford Ladies are in the National Championship Midlands 2 North league currently 6th having played 8 games winning 2 both at home scoring 160 points but conceding 270 points.they squeezed a game in last Sunday going down 17-15 to Amber Valley to a late score. . Sam Oliver is their captain, supported by Vicki Cocks, the Ladies manager, and Rebecca Grice and Rebecca Jones, the vice captainsThe visitors face a 285 mile round trip starting at 8-30am to Burnley. Putting that in context the furthest our 1xv had to travel in the North Lancs Cumbria league was 257 miles .The game kicks off at 2pm and we would really appreciate your support.The bar opens at 12 noon .We look forward to welcoming the players, officials & supporters of Sleaford for the first meeting at any level between the clubs.
Updated 18:01 - 11 Feb 2019 by GED ENTWISTLE