Sheffield Tigers rugby club and new visitors to Midlands Rugby having been level transferred to make the adjustments required following last seasons promotions and relegations. Sheffield finished last season in National league 3 North in 10th position winning 11 games and loosing 15. Winger Gareth Morley was their top try scorer with 9 tries. Kicker Fullback Thomas Outram converting 32 tries and 22 penalties over the season. Sheffield shared 8 of the players of the Doncaster Knights Acadamy during the season 2009 -2010 in an attempt to strengthen the arm of South Yorkshire rugby. The two clubs work together on training sessions and player support.