Rugby: League season starts at Esterchem Park with a visit from Tamworth

LEEK Rugby Club commence their campaign in Midlands Two West (North) at home to Tamworth tomorrow (Saturday).

It will be Luke Harden’s debut as first team captain for the all-Staffordshire clash at Esterchem Park, Cheddleton (3pm).

Leek will be bidding to make another serious challenge for promotion this season, having finished third in third place last term and as the division’s top scorers.

Uttoxeter 1st XV open their account in Midlands Three West (North) away to Burntwood.

Pictured: Leek 1st XV captain Luke Hardern.