BLACKBROOK Royals U16s were unable to back up last week’s NWY Cup final win when they took Siddal in the National Cup Final.

Royals went down 18-38 to the Yorkshire side at Featherstone Rovers stadium.

Jack Welsby scored two tries with Jake Wingfield adding another.

Max Roberts kicked three goals.

The previous week Royals lifted silverware after defeating Rylands 34‬-4‬ in the NWY Cup final with tries from Jack Welsby (2), Jack Kennedy (2), Matty Foster, Zack Lee.