Defeats for Crusaders and Scorpions

Rochdale Hornets 34-6 North Wales Crusaders

Rochdale Hornets proved too strong for North Wales Crusaders in Co-Operative Championship 1.

The visitors' try came from Billy Sheen with Tommy Johnson kicking a goal.

Dale Bloomfield (2), Steven Roper, Wayne English (2) and Jonny Leather went over for the Hornets, Paul Crook adding five goals.

South Wales Scorpions 12-44 Oldham Roughyheds

Hosts South Wales Scorpions suffered an eight-tries-to-two defeat by Oldham Roughyheds at the Gnoll.

Alan Pope and Courtney Davies touched down for the hosts while Shaun Owens kicked two goals.

But the visitors ran in eight tries through David Cookson, Paul Smith, Alex Thompson (2), Jamie Dallimore, John Gillam, Chris Murphy and Mark McCulley with Dallimore hitting the target six times.