July 4 - Wanganui Club RugbyPublished - 04 Jul 2015 Comment
David Ogilvie reports on a lively day of premier and senior club rugby around Wanganui:
Leading Wanganui premier rugby teams navigated their way through potentially damaging games today, Border belting Utiku 66-28 to thump home their increasing threat, Pirates running in 12 tries in beating Kaierau 72-19, Taihape heading Ratana 29-10, and Ruapeu completing a comfortable enough 33-5 win over Marist...Read More
Club Rugby- June 27Published - 27 Jun 2015 Comment
David Ogilvie reports on a day where results have turned advantage in the Wanganui premier rugby competition around yet again:
Hear that rumble from around Mt Ruapehu?
What struggled to be a mere whisper in the early rounds has turned into a torrent of noise from the North as the Ruapehu boys have slowly put their act together.
Now it’ a case of all “look out” after Ruaehu went to Taihape today and...Read More
13th June - Club RugbyPublished - 13 Jun 2015 Comment
David Ogilvie reports on a change at the head of the Wanganui premier rugby table at a gale-battered Spriggens Park today:
Taihape’s forwards were battered through a Pirates barrage in the first half, but the lightweight pack from the high country did some battering of its own at Spriggens Park in recording a dramatic 10-5 win to take the lead in Wanganui premier rugby.
Outweighed by many kilograms in...Read More
Wanganui Club Rugby - June 6Published - 06 Jun 2015 Comment
David Ogilvie reports on today’s Wanganui club rugby, which saw Pirates retain its premier lead:
Ruapehu’s win over Border at Waverley today suggested the men from the mountain cannot be written off in this year’s Wanganui premier championhips rugby but they still have work to do to make the semis.
With Wanganui skipper Peter Rowe back on the field after his prolonged hamstring break, Ruapehu’s...Read More