Stags are all set for semi-pro kick-off

Hemel Hempstead will welcome semi-professional rugby league to the town on Sunday when Hemel Stags host the South Wales Scorpions.

Stags have been busy preparing for their semi-pro bow, which comes in a Northern Cup third round tie at Pennine Way, 3pm kick-off.

Stags chairman Bob Brown, left,  and the national Rugby League Football Chairman, Ralph Rimmer.

Stags chairman Bob Brown, left, and the national Rugby League Football Chairman, Ralph Rimmer.

The Haven Holidays Funstars will provide musical entertainment before the game, and Stags will also be running a Future Stars session prior to kick-off to give people of all ages a taste of rugby league.

Please visit www.hemelstags.com for further details.

Stags, meanwhile, have been drawn away against Ince Rose Bridge in third round of the 2013 Tetley’s Challenge Cup.

The tie will take place on the weekend of April 6 and 7.