|Date||Home Team||Away Team|
|1997 Tournament||Venue: Hilversum, Neth|
|12.04.1997||Hilversum Hurricanes (Neth)||14||Gateshead Senators (Eng)||16|
|13.04.1997||Hoorn Unicorns (Neth)||8||Gateshead Senators (Eng)||30|
|1998 Tournament||Venue: Hilversum, Neth|
|12.04.1998.||Hilversum Hurricanes (Neth)||8||Gateshead Senators (Eng)||9|
The Gateshead Senators won the Dutch Invitational Trophy in American Football in 1997 and 1998. The Trophy was named after the Senator’s Dutch-born Defensive Back Wimmy Vantergouw. In 1997 they defeated Hilversum Hurricanes and Hoorn Unicorns, and in 1998 repeated with a narrow 9-8 victory over the Hilversum Hurricanes.
 American Football International (2013) EFAF Logo [Internet] Available from: http://www.americanfootballinternational.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/11/EFAF_logo.gif [Accessed 30 August 2017]
 Anon. (1997) “Gateshead win Dutch Tournament” First Down. 19 April, 1997. Pg.
 Anon. (1998) “Senators Roar To Dutch Crown” First Down. Saturday, April 18, 1998. pg. 10.
Thanks to Ralph Schmeer.
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