Newcastle overcame Harlequins 38-32 to record a bonus-point victory at Kingston Park
Tries from Michael Young, Juan Pablo Socino and Mark Wilson gave the Falcons a 21-8 halftime lead
Socino secured the bonus-point with his second before Evan Olmstead and Marcus Watson crossed to secure the win
Newcastle Falcons claimed a long-overdue Aviva Premiership try bonus point as well as back-to-back league victories, as they surged past Harlequins at Kingston Park Stadium on Sunday.
After Michael Young and Quins’ Rob Buchanan traded tries, scores from Juan Pablo Socino and Mark Wilson combined with the boot of Joel Hodgson gave the hosts a 21-8 advantage at the break.
Socino secured the bonus-point with his second soon after the restart but a brace from Karl Dickson brought Quins to within four points.
Nevertheless, tries from Canada international Evan Olmstead and Olympic silver-medalist Marcus Watson secured victory.but the visitors grabbed two bonus points with
The visitors though were able to grab two bonus points thanks to Tim Visser’s late try, converted by Ruaridh Jackson.