Grace celebrates 16th birthday in style

Haley Fielding scored a hat trick of tries for Castleford Panthers Ladies against Whinmoor.
Haley Fielding scored a hat trick of tries for Castleford Panthers Ladies against Whinmoor.

Castleford Panthers Ladies returned to winning ways with a 40-6 victory over Whinmoor in the Women’s League.

Panthers trailed 6-4 at half-time with Ayleisha O’Neill their first-half try scorer.

Debutant Grace Fields celebrated her 16th birthday by scoring a try to start the second-half fightback.

Player of the match Hayley Fielding grabbed a hat trick as Panthers cut loose.

Chloe Sykes scored her first try for the club in only her second game.

Nikki Harrison scooted in for a trademark try and Brogan Churm scored a well-taken try.

Confidence is high in the Panthers camp as they prepare for their forthcoming cup final against Bradford Thunderbirds.