Nice to see local rugby make it back to the Herald pages. More writeup than the professional ranks.
Not knowing any of the players at the 3rd colts finals, I was very impressed by the overall quality of the match and the skill levels of both sides..
The Easts 15 had a terrific game and their scrambling defence would have done the Wallabies proud.
A slightly chilly but Sunny day at The Wicks as the Rats are made welcome by a good crowd.
Some subtle jabs about the ARU and professional rugby.
Easts financially hard done by this year on their home oval but showing plenty of character in keeping 4 teams on the paddock and playing on a.
Wicks playing pretty good rugby at this point in the season but injury stocks seem high. Anymore and we may see Finigan back as well.
Did Tarquin play?
Must be due another letter home
I agree. Norths looked disjointed against Randwick but when they got going they looked very dangerous. Also thought their large winger was better.
G'day Macca and others
You missed a great day , good crowd and very good rugby.
4ths well beaten at 31-10. Uni went round the outside all day..
Lovely day at Southern Districts except for the woeful display by the Wicks Firsts. They started well with a good running try in the opening minute.
North sydney tried manfully all day but they need a lot more outlets to prevent the rather long wait to be served.
Food was OK
For those who missed the Wicks reserves win their grand final- some slightly hazy memories below
A tale of two halves as Wicks opened the scoring.
Would need to if last sunday is anything to go by
Spot on coach
The Wicks put on a spectacular day hosting the Rats at Coogee.
This being the last round of the competition a hint of desperation was to be expected..
The bacon and egg from early was very very good at Eastwood.
The coffee cart was a bit late opening
Talking of referees performances I am finding it difficult to understand the difference in interpretation between Shute shield and super rugby..
Hosts Eastwood have their back to Eastwood day and a large crowd to enjoy their club giving a lesson in rugby to the visiting wicks.
Wicks being hosted by the southern districts on a beautiful sunny day being quite the contrast to the last time they met.
Fourth grade had the ire of.
still counting the points from last days games
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