A strong Warriors Under 20's side which included Cameron Phelps, Shaun Ainscough and Amos Roberts proved too strong for the Leeds Rhinos in a curtain-raiser to the first team game on Friday evening at Headingley-Carnegie.
Wigan ran out 24-12 winners with tries from Russell, Veivers, Powell and Thornley.
Valvoline Cup Result - Friday 30th July
Leeds Rhinos U 20's 12
T - Ambler, Stewart
G - Foulstone 2
Wigan Warriors U 20's 24
T - Russell, Veivers, Powell, Thornley
G - Veivers 4
Leeds Rhinos Under 20's
Tom Bush, Pat Foulstone, Aston Wilson, George Elliot, Michael Coady, Mark Wool, Tom Carroll ,Luke Ambler, Paul McShane, Kyle Amor ,Danny Bravo, Jay Pitts,Callum Casey
Replacements - Jared Stewart, Matty Syron, Brad Singleton ,Kyle Sampson
Wigan Warriors Under 20's
Cameron Phelps,Shaun Ainscough, Amos Roberts, Josh Veivers, Matthew Russell, Ryan Hilliard, Sam Powell,Tom Spencer, James Dandy, Greg Burke, Jonny Molloy, Jack Hughes, Stuart Howarth
Replacements - Jack Murphy, Iain Thornley, Matthew Sarsfield ,Craig Andrews