SLIDESHOW: Try, try, and try again at Doncaster youth rugby festival

Scores of youngsters descended on Castle Park to score top trophies during Doncaster’s annual Mini Rugby Festival.

One of the highlights of the junior calendar saw teams compete from Beverley, Selby, Hull, Dinnington, Sheffield, Wheatley, Thorne, Nottingham, Sheffield, Dronfield, Wortley and Doncaster.

Doncaster U.10s at the Rugby Festival at Castle Park, Armthorpe. (Buy this photo D2185TS) Picture: Tony Saxton

Doncaster U.10s at the Rugby Festival at Castle Park, Armthorpe. (Buy this photo D2185TS) Picture: Tony Saxton

The festival was run through Doncaster’s mini/junior sections with parents volunteering.

The tournament started with a Round Robin competition before the knockout stages.

Results:

U12s cup winners - Doncaster, plate winners - Selby;

U11s cup winners - Doncaster, plate winners - Beverley;

U10s cup winners - Sheffield, plate winners - Nottingham Paviors;

U9s cup winners - Nottingham Paviors, plate winners - Beverley;

U8s cup winners - Nottingham Paviors, plate winners - Doncaster;

U7s cup winners - Wheatley Hills, plate winners - Sheffield.

All players who attended the festival were awarded medals.

Photos by Tony Saxton.