Ilkley keep title-winning coaching team

Ilkley Gazette: ACKLAM A-8896.jpg

9:00am Thursday 24th April 2014

Newly-crowned Yorkshire Division One champ-ions Ilkley have moved quickly to secure the services of the men who masterminded their triumph.

Ilkley are crowned champions

Ilkley Gazette: Hat-trick hero JH Johnson steps out of a tackle Picture: ruggerpix.com

1:07pm Monday 21st April 2014

Ilkley 49 York 7

Victory will give Ilkley league title

Ilkley Gazette: Rhys Morgan wants to win Shield Picture: ruggerpix.com

9:06am Thursday 17th April 2014

Rhys Morgan will tell his Ilkley players to play with their heads not their hearts as they go into Saturday’s home game with York knowing that victory will give them the Yorkshire One title.

Ben Rhydding impress in Yorskhire finals

Ilkley Gazette: Ben Rhydding under-16 girls: Ben Rhydding u-16 girls: Back from left:  Rose Hagen, Ella Fitzpatrick, Sarah Pope, Rebecca Mountain, Zoe Judkowski, Rosie Ogden, Abi Spencer, Issy Austin, Lauren Day.

9:02am Thursday 17th April 2014

Ben Rhydding’s under-16 girls produced an impressive performance to finish runners up in the Yorkshire League play-offs at Halifax on Sunday.

Mission accomplished for Ilkley

Ilkley Gazette: Josh Kimber goes over for a try Picture: ruggerpix.com

8:59am Thursday 17th April 2014

Doncaster Phoenix 15 Ilkley 15

Collard blow for Ilkley's title push

Ilkley Gazette: Tom Collard in action against North Ribblesdale

10:25am Thursday 10th April 2014

Versatile Tom Collard is set to miss Ilkley’s crucial Yorkshire One match at Doncaster Phoenix on Saturday.

Ilkley extend unbeaten league run to 17 games

Ilkley Gazette: Ilkley second row Pete Small heads for the line

10:34am Thursday 10th April 2014

Yorkshire Division One Ilkley 32 North Ribblesdale 12

Ilkley warned to keep focus

Ilkley Gazette: Coach Rhys Morgan celebrates with Nick Carolan Pic

10:46am Thursday 3rd April 2014

Ilkley need just one point to be guaranteed a place in the promotion play offs but the Yorkshire One title remains their main objective.

Ilkley win top-of-table encounter

Ilkley Gazette: Stuart Brewer scored two tries  Picture: ruggerpix.com

12:09pm Monday 31st March 2014

Dinnington 8 Ilkley 19

Ilkley all set for title showdown

Ilkley Gazette: Ilkley's head of rugby Rhys Morgan

10:32am Thursday 27th March 2014

The two form teams of Yorkshire Division One go head to head in a clash that may well decide the destiny of this season’s title race on Saturday.

Ilkley extend unbeaten run

Ilkley Gazette: Pete Small scores a try. Picture: ruggerpix.com

7:34pm Saturday 22nd March 2014

Ilkley 56 Bridlington 0

No change of approach from Ilkley

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11:08am Thursday 20th March 2014

Ilkley’s head of rugby Rhys Morgan is resisting the temptation to rotate his squad as their Yorkshire Division One promotion campaign reaches its climax.

England Lambs tour for Ilkley's Morgan

Ilkley Gazette: Charles Morgan has been picked for tour

10:58am Thursday 20th March 2014

Charles Morgan has been selected for the England Lambs tour of Zimbabwe next month.

Ilkley reach Yorkshire Shield final

Ilkley Gazette: Alastair Monks looks for a gap in the defence. Picture: ruggerpix.com

Ilkley 14 West Leeds 0

Ilkley urged to carry on winning as they face West Leeds in Yorkshire Shield

Ilkley Gazette: Pete Small, a try scorer at Acklam, is unavailable. Picture: ruggerpix.com

1:33pm Thursday 13th March 2014

Ilkley’s rugby players switch their attention to the Yorkshire Shield on Saturday and are determined to maintain their winning run.

Ilkley's record win makes big difference in Yorkshire One promotion race

Ilkley Gazette: Skipper Stuart Vincent tries to break through Picture: ruggerpix.com

Acklam 3 Ilkley 92

Ilkley coach wants six of the best

Ilkley Gazette: Alastair Monks is set to retun at Acklam

11:43am Thursday 6th March 2014

Ilkley’s head of rugby Rhys Morgan is calling on his players to produce “six of the best” as their Yorkshire One promotion campaign enters its most crucial phase.

Ilkley's performance angers coach

Ilkley Gazette: Coach Rhys Morgan

11:29am Thursday 27th February 2014

Ilkley’s rugby players received stinging criticism from their coach Rhys Morgan despite recording one of their biggest wins of the season last Saturday.

Pontefact cakewalk for Ilkley

Ilkley Gazette: Scrum half Ryan Cooper celebrates his try. Picture: ruggerpix.com

11:24am Thursday 27th February 2014

Pontefract 5 Ilkley 54

Expect plenty of twists and turns on the promotion run-in

Ilkley Gazette: Josh Kimber has been a revelation this season, says Ilkley's coach Rhys Morgan

1:40pm Thursday 20th February 2014

Ilkley are hoping that the wet and windy weather won’t blow them off course when it comes to gaining promotion and winning the Yorkshire Shield.

Could Henry prove a trendsetter for Ilkley rugby?

Ilkley Gazette: Henry Ackroyd has been selected for Leeds Carnegie's England Rugby Developing Player Programme

1:20pm Thursday 20th February 2014

Ilkley Rugby Club’s Henry Ackroyd has gained a place on Leeds Carnegie's England Rugby Developing Player Programme (ERDPP) – Central group.

Versatile Collard is perfect stand in as Ilkley's stand-off at Pontefract

Ilkley Gazette: Tom Collard makes a break for Ilkley

11:45am Thursday 13th February 2014

Tom Collard will again be handed the key role of stand-off as Ilkley look to extend their 14-match unbeaten run.

Nervous moments but Ilkley hang on to extend unbeaten record to 14 games

Ilkley Gazette: Nervous moments but Ilkley hang on to extend unbeaten record

10:55am Thursday 13th February 2014

Ilkley 20 Old Brodleians 13

Ilkley look to avenge Old Brods defeat as they bid to extend unbeaten home record

Ilkley Gazette: Tom Collard makes a break for Ilkley

9:44am Thursday 6th February 2014

Revenge is the name of the game for Yorkshire Division One promotion chasers Ilkley on Saturday.

Compelling case for defence as Ilkley march on in the Yorkshire Shield

Ilkley Gazette: Steve Burn reaches out to score Ilkley's third try

9:41am Thursday 6th February 2014

Ilkley 26 North Ribblesdale 0

It's Yorkshire Shield action for Ilkley as they tackle old rivals North Ribblesdale

Ilkley Gazette: Ilkley scrum half Ryan Cooper looks for a gap Picture: ruggerpix.com

12:02pm Thursday 30th January 2014

Ilkley take a break from league action on Saturday when they take on North Ribblesdale in the Yorkshire Shield at Stacks Field.

Ilkley draw a blank but Selby mudbath is anything but pointless

Ilkley Gazette: Skipper Stuart Vincent takes on the defence. Picture: ruggerpix.com

11:13am Thursday 30th January 2014

Selby 0 Ilkley 0

Dalesmen defend proud record against in-form Selby

Ilkley Gazette: Iain McKenzie, left, leads an Ilkley drive supported by hooker Steve Graham, right. against Scarborough. Picture: ruggerpix.com

11:57am Thursday 23rd January 2014

Ilkley’s water-tight defence is set to face a tough test on Saturday.

League leaders Ilkley forced to work hard to turn tide against seasiders

Ilkley Gazette: Skipper Stuart Vincent takes on the defence. Picture: ruggerpix.com

11:59am Thursday 23rd January 2014

Scarborough 6 Ilkley 13

Coach says Ilkley mustn't ease up

Ilkley Gazette: Ilkley coach Rhys Morgan Picture: ruggerpix.com

12:22pm Thursday 16th January 2014

Ilkley’s head of rugby Rhys Morgan says there will be no easing up as his side step up their promotion bid.

It's Burns night as big lock scores twice in Ilkley's Heath romp

Ilkley Gazette: Steve Burns plunges over for a try Picture: ruggerpix.com

12:03pm Thursday 16th January 2014

Ilkley 29 Heath 8

Coach Rhys Morgan urges Ilkley players to maintain their winning habit

Ilkley Gazette: Ilkley coach Rhys Morgan Picture: ruggerpix.com

10:00am Thursday 9th January 2014

Table-topping Ilkley will be looking to extend their winning run to nine games at Stacks Field on Saturday.

Late Stuart Vincent try enables leaders Ilkley to secure eighth straight victory

Ilkley Gazette: Josh Kimber and Gus Ramsay halt Keighley's Craig Sugden

9:22am Thursday 9th January 2014

Keighley 6 Ilkley 17

Keighley WILL find that vital spark - director of rugby Sheffield

Ilkley Gazette: Keighley fly half and skipper Alex Brown is collared in midfield

5:20pm Sunday 5th January 2014

Keighley 6, Ilkley 17

Ilkley warned to keep their focus for derby clash at Keighley

Ilkley Gazette: Head of rugby Rhys Morgan Picture: ruggerpix.com

12:00pm Thursday 2nd January 2014

Ilkley return to action with a Yorkshire Division One derby at Keighley on Saturday and head of rugby Rhys Morgan is anxious that his men maintain their focus.

Ilkley's table toppers are warned that the hard work has to be carried on

Ilkley Gazette: Ilkley's table toppers are warned that the hard work has to be carried on

10:00am Tuesday 24th December 2013

Ilkley’s chairman of rugby Tom Gillon has warned his table-topping side that the job is only half done.

Coach Morgan is not counting his chickens

Ilkley Gazette: Pual Petchey is collared by two Wath defenders. Picture: ruggerpix.com

4:50pm Thursday 19th December 2013

Ilkley go into their three-week break sitting pretty at the top of SSE Yorkshire Division One.

Christmas cheer increases as Ilkley learn of Doncaster Phoenix's loss

Ilkley Gazette: Ilkley's Stewart Brewer is in full flight. Picture: ruggerpix.com

4:20pm Thursday 19th December 2013

Ilkley 24, Wath-Upon-Dearne 0

Ilkley determined to avenge heavy Yorkshire One defeat by Wath

Ilkley Gazette: Head of rugby Rhys Morgan Picture: ruggerpix.com

11:48am Thursday 12th December 2013

Ilkley will be looking to avenge their heaviest defeat of the season when they take on Wath-upon-Dearne at Stacks Field on Saturday.

Ilkley lay North Ribblesdale bogey but miss bonus and lose top spot

Ilkley Gazette: Pete Small scores Ilkley's second try

11:34am Thursday 12th December 2013

North Ribblesdale 0 Ilkley 17

Ilkley look to end their jinx

Ilkley Gazette: Head of rugby Rhys Morgan Picture: ruggerpix.com

9:48am Thursday 5th December 2013

Table-topping Ilkley face one of their trickiest away games as the Yorkshire Division One season reaches its midway point on Saturday.

Kimber takes Ilkley to the top

Ilkley Gazette: Ilkley scrum half Ryan Cooper in action Picture: ruggerpix.com

8:00am Thursday 5th December 2013

Ilkley 29 Dinnington 27

Ilkley facing tough promotion test

Ilkley Gazette: JH Johnson is leaving Ilkley

8:00am Thursday 28th November 2013

Ilkley’s rugby players have been warned to expect a thorough tests of their promotion credentials at Stacks Field on Saturday.

Ilkley start countdown to Christmas

Ilkley Gazette: Rhys Morgan wants to win Shield Picture: ruggerpix.com

9:13am Thursday 21st November 2013

Ilkley start their countdown to Christmas on Saturday when they visit Bridlington.

Ilkley sink Hullensians in Shield

Ilkley Gazette: Ilkley number eight Stuart Brewer

9:49am Thursday 21st November 2013

Ilkley 67 Hullensians 13

Yorkshire Shield is Ilkley target

Ilkley Gazette: Rhys Morgan wants to win Shield Picture: ruggerpix.com

9:37am Thursday 14th November 2013

Ilkley’s head of rugby Rhys Morgan insists that the Yorkshire Shield is a major objective this season.

Ilkley power to record league win

Ilkley Gazette: New boy Andy Malley makes a break. Picture: ruggerpix.com

9:43am Thursday 14th November 2013

Ilkley 74 Acklam 14

Ilkley sparkle in victory at York

Ilkley Gazette: Ryan Cooper scores the first ty against York Picture: ruggerpix.com

9:00am Thursday 7th November 2013

York 9 Ilkley 30

Ilkley cruises to emphatic win

Ilkley Gazette: Steve Burns scores a try for Ilkley Picture: ruggerpix.com

7:08pm Wednesday 30th October 2013

Ilkley 55 Pontefract 7

Ilkley watch video nasty of defeat

Ilkley Gazette: Head of rugby Rhys Morgan

12:30pm Thursday 24th October 2013

Ilkley’s rugby players were forced to watch a video nasty at training or Tuesday.






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