You are here: Home News Double celebration for Grand Finalist Frank Watene

Double celebration for Grand Finalist Frank Watene

27th September 2010

There is a double celebration taking place in the Watene household this week. Not only are Frank and his Halifax RLFC team mates enjoying their victory in the Co-operative Championship Grand Final, Frank is also looking forward to his graduation next week at the Victoria Theatre.

There is a double celebration taking place in the Watene household this week. Not only are Frank and his Halifax RLFC team mates enjoying their victory in the Co-operative Championship Grand Final, Frank is also looking forward to his graduation next week at the Victoria Theatre.

The Kiwi born prop played in the tensely fought final yesterday against rivals Featherstone who looked to win the title when the side opened up a 22-4 lead. However the Yorkshire underdogs fought back bringing the scores level before pushing into extra time. Halifax secured the victory with Ben Black’s performance in succeeding with a golden point drop goal ending the match 22-23.The win means Halifax RLFC have ended a trophy drought and commence the season as crowned champions. Congratulations to Halifax RLFC for all their hard work over the recent months, it is a great start to the season.

Following Frank’s sporting success he will be attending the College’s prestigious graduation ceremony Wednesday 6th October where he will be receive his Certificate in Education. Graduation has become a key date in the College calendar and this year sees its first procession through the town centre.

 

Contact Us

Find Calderdale College on GOogle Maps

Calderdale College,
Francis Street,
Halifax, HX1 3UZ
Switchboard:

+44 (0) 1422 357 357

Course Information:

+44 (0) 1422 399 399

Admissions Team:

+44 (0) 1422 399 316