Wainuiomata Rugby Football Club (Inc):
Press Release Number: 16/2007.
Date: 15th July 2007.
The Wainuiomata Auto Auctions Premier team played its best rugby of the season and thumped Marist St Pats by 57 points to 0. Dominating all facets of the game the team lead by 22 points to 0 playing into the wind. A forward pack which outplayed its opposition enabled the backs to play with flair and all of the nine tries scored were by backs.
Try scorers were Lewis Marshall with 3 tries, Geoff Gilsenan with 2 tries, Feterika Sage, Uale Mai, John Monu and Te Aonui Ririnui a try each. John Monu converted 2 tries and Earl Va’a converted 4 tries.
Player of the day was Norm Faaaliga.
This week our Premiers play Northern United at William Jones Park at 3.00 pm, – support from the community would be appreciated for our Wainuiomata Premier team.
In other results the Building World ITM under 21 team lost to Oriental Rongotai by 10 points to 22 and the Clives Chemist Shop Senior 3rd team had its first loss of the season, losing to Petone by 10 points to 18. Try scorers for the Senior 3rd team were Robert Leota and Lepaio Sola with Paul Gale being the player of the day.
The Trevor Mallards Under 85kg Weightwatchers game was cancelled due to bad ground conditions.
The 12d Presidents team lost to Petone by a large margin.