HEMSWORTH RUFC will be playing Yorkshire Division Three rugby union next season after securing a long-awaited promotion at Moxon Fields on Saturday.
Carl Wroe’s men secured second spot in Yorkshire Division Four thanks to a four-try 26-0 victory over Wetherby that sparked wild celebrations at Lowfield Road.
Hemsworth held a three-point lead going into the final match of the season and victory over their mid-table opponents would have guaranteed promotion.
They did just that with ease to join champions Leeds Medics and Dentists as the sides promoted from Yorkshire Division Four this term.
See this week’s Hemsworth and South Elmsall Express for reaction and picture coverage from Saturday’s match.