Yorkshire Cup joy for Kippax youngsters

Kippax captain Olly Adamson with the BARLA Yorkshire Cup and man of match in the final Nathan Carter. Picture: Paul Butterfield
Kippax captain Olly Adamson with the BARLA Yorkshire Cup and man of match in the final Nathan Carter. Picture: Paul Butterfield

Kippax Welfare ARL under 13s emerged triumphant from the BARLA Yorkshire Cup final played at Hunslet Hawks’ ground on Sunday.

An outstanding display saw the Welfare youngsters, who receive coaching help from Castleford Tigers’ assistant coach Danny Orr, defeat their rivals 28-8 at the South Leeds Stadium.

It put a winning gloss to a great cup run, which has seen Kippax beat West Hull 30-10 in the first round, Holderness Vikings 34-12 in the second round, East Leeds 38-4 in the quarter-finals and Shaw Cross 29-0 in the semi.

Man of the match in the final was Nathan Carter.