Amateur RL: Leeds teams come up with six of the best

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LEEDS’ NATIONAL Conference teams hit the jackpot with Hunslet Warriors, Hunslet Club Parkside, Milford Marlins, Oulton Raiders, Easts Leeds and Stanningley all recording wins.

Warriors did it the hard way by hitting back from 30-10 down at the break to beat Featherstone Lions 32-30 in Division One.

Dave Norton, Scott Mapals and Daryl Gaunt crossed after the break to add to first-half tries by Gaunt, who also kicked six goals, and Luke Rayner.

Marlins were 22-12 down in the second half at bottom club Blackbrook, but rallied to win 38-22. Tom Wilson scored a hat-trick, outstanding young hooker Josh Cawood bagged a brace and other try scorers were Macauley Barron and Matt Brocksom. Ryan Oxtoby (3) and Martin Loveridge (2) kicked the goals.

There were no dramas for Parkside who romped to a 50-10 win over Hull Dockers, which included a hat-trick from Omar Al-Rawi.

Ryan Gaunt crossed twice, Dale Harris, Ryan Campbell, Danny Rowse and Andy Hullock also touched down and there were goals from Jamie Fields (4) and Rocky Price (3).

Division Two leaders Oulton beat Drighlington 34-12 thanks to a try and five goals from Kieran Walpole and touchdowns by Danny Mackintosh, Tom Egan, Brad Cahill, Josh Lancaster and Danny Stanley.

A Jacob Walton try and four goals and a drop from Tom Sheldrake secured Easts’ 13-6 win at Saddleworth Rangers.

Stanningley won 30-18 at Dewsbury Moor in Division Three, after trailing 18-6.

Lewis Jones, Luke Teasdale, Ben Selby, Jordan Walker and Dan Barcoe scored Stanningley’s tries and Jack Sykes (3) and Dean Parkes (2) added goals.

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