Player Update1. Lee Penny - the RFL Committee have decided that he has no case to answer to for a late challenge on Higham in the game against St. Helens last weekend.2.Rob Smyth is back in full training with the first team, he had a run out with the Academy against Hull F.C the other week. He is in the training team for this week and could feature in the first team this weekend.4. Steve Maden has been a regular feature in the Academy side and is back to full fitness after breaking his leg back in April against Hull FC Academy. At present, Steve has fractured his wrist but is in training and will have the cast removed next week.5. Leon Felton - in training and has been a sub in the last 2 first grade games.6. Lee Briers - test results have come back inconclusive to what is causing the fatigue, but has resumed training and will have a late fitness test ahead of the Cas game.8. Mark Hilton - OK9. Jon Clarke - OK10. Dale Laughton is now back in full training and hopes to make the team this weekend.11. Darren Burns - OK12. Dean Busby - OK13. Sid Domic had scans and tests taken at hospital yesterday and we await the results. He is being rested at present and is not expected to play this weekend.14. Tommy O'Reilly OK, training with the first team and has has several run outs with the Academy.15. Paul Marquet - OK16. Jerome Guisset - One match ban and a fine for a high tackle17. Matt Sturm - on loan to Whitehaven until the end of August18. Nick Fozzard - OK21. Paul Wood - OK22. Kev Crouthers on loan at Dewsbury until the end of August23. John Hill training with first team and making appearances for the Academy24. Paul Noone - OK25. Leroy Rivett - OK, training with first team26. Dave Alstead - OK27. Gary Hulse on loan at Chorley Lynx until mid August30. Graham Appo - returned from an ankle injury and training with the first team.31. Mike Callan - OK33. Nat Wood - OK34. Ben Westwood - OK35. Richie Mathers - OK36. Dean Gaskell struggling with an ankle injury picked up at St. Helens.
06, Aug, 2002