Season begins for club rugby


The club rugby season kicked off yesterday with all first division teams competing at Trafalgar Park.

The first Senior A team match was at 1pm with Stoke beating Nelson 46-8. Kahurangi completed a tight win over Marist 15-9 at 2.30pm and the Waimea Old Boys scored 20-8 win over Wanderers.

At Neale Park the second division teams for Marist beat Riwaka by one point 13-12, the Wanderers took out 25-10 win over Waimea Old Boys and Nelson beat Stoke 15-10.

Out in Tapawera the home team lost to Huia by six points scoring 7 points to their 13.

Both Golden Bay games were postponed until next week.