2nd May - Club Rugby ResultsPublished - 02 May 2015 Comment
David Ogilvie reports on a Wanganui rugby day that saw Taihape grab the premier lead with a 34-20 lead in its battle with neighbour Utiku:
They stare with hope and ambition at each other from across the park, but Taihape finished with the results today when they headed Utiku 34-20 at Taihape.
The win puts Taihape on top of the Wanganui premier rugby competition with 24 points, with Border on 23 and...Read More
25th April - Club Rugby ResultsPublished - 25 Apr 2015 Comment
David Ogilvie reports on a crazy game of premier rugby at Wanganui’s rugby headquarters of Spriggens Park, where Utiku looked odds-on to be marching to victory with 17 minutes to go - and ended-up losing to Pirates by 21 points at 50-29!
To be honest, we’ve needed some action like this at Spriggens Park. With numerous byes meaning premier rugby has had very little life at the park so far, this...Read More
Wanganui's 'Megan Compain' Inducted To Hall Of FamePublished - 21 Apr 2015 Comment
News just in from our sporting partner, Sport Whanganui, that last weekend Wanganui's Megan Compain was inducted into the Saint Joseph’s University Women’s Basketball Hall of Fame in America.
Now this awesome news really is something to celebrate!! I'm sure there are plenty of you out there who know her and have been associated with her through the years.
Congrats Megan and GO WANGANUI!! Putting out...
18 Apr - Wanganui Club RugbyPublished - 18 Apr 2015 Comment
Unfortunately it appears players of both sides paid far too much attention to watching the Crusaders’ quite miserably inept performance against the Chiefs on Friday night - the result of the Kaierau-Ratana was a 14-all draw, probably a good result for a very average effort from all concerned.
In the day’s two other matches Taihape grabbed the championship lead by beating Ruapehu 25-23 at Ohakune and...Read More