A hard fought 14-6 victory over Newcastle Thunder saw Barrow Raiders record their third Betfred Championship win in a row at a mud-soaked Matt Johnson Prestige Stadium.
In front of 1,744 supporters, Bradd Crellin’s try separated the sides at half-time, before winger Tee Ritson crossed the whitewash in the second half. Ryan Shaw added six points from the boot.
The visitors, who had Mitch Clark sent off for a high tackle, did manage to grab a late consolation through Gideon Boafo, but Paul Crarey’s side saw out the victory in difficult conditions.
Tries: Bradd Crellin, Tee Ritson
Goals: Ryan Shaw (3)
Tries: Gideon Boafo
Goal: Craig Mullen
PAUL CRAREY REACTION
Head coach Paul Crarey gave his thoughts on a hard-fought Raiders win.
Matchday Sponsor: South West Lakes NFU Mutual
Ronnie Neale selected Luke Cresswell as Man of the Match on behalf of today’s sponsors.
Match Ball Sponsors: Dean Shaw
Champagne Moment Sponsor: Anthony Prior
Tee Ritson’s interception try was selected as the game’s Champagne Moment.
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