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The Rot continues against Rochdale

Whitehaven 24 Rochdale Hornets 44

August 3 2003

Whitehaven had been winning at half-time but Rochdale stormed back and laid down seven tries.

Who is that guy?.....Jon Roper in Haven capLocal lad Jon Roper, who had seen a spell at Haven was among those touching down for the Hornets.

The best try of the game came from Whitehaven's two-try Paul O'Neil, who ran from inside his own half for a solo touchdown in the first period.

Gary Broadbent, drafted in at full-back, and Aaron Lester also crossed. Steve Kirkbride kicked four goals, proving a steadier kicker than Holt.

Leroy Joe emerged suffered a cut head for which he received stitches but returned to play in the second half.

Whitehaven: Broadbent; Wood; Hill; Lockhart; O'Neil; Joe; Kirkbride; Sturm; Lester; Fatialofa; McKinney; Miller; Purdham. Subs (all used): Sice; Jackson; Campbell; Vaughan.

Rochdale; Irwin; Nanyn; Ball; Roper; Billy; Bowker; Watson; Southern; Pachniuk; Price; Larder; Leigh; Smith. Subs (all used): Ayres; Rogers; Hamilton; Long.

Attendance: 1,282. Referee: Colin Morris (Huddersfield).


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