Newfoundland and Labrador Rugby are pleased to announce the results from Day 1 of the Under-19 Canadian Rugby Championship that is taking place at Swilers Rugby Complex in St. John’s, NL.
The opening game of the tournament saw the Ontario Blues dominate the Quebec side throughout the entire game. The final score was 59-5 for the Ontario Blues.
The Atlantic Rock took on the Prairie Blizzards in the second match of the day. This game saw the home team Rock take the win with a final score of 37-5.
The Rock’s full back Laurie Baldwin had a solid performance scoring four of six tries for the team. Josh Blanks & Riley Cunningham also scored a try each. Co-captain Campbell Clarke kicked 5 points and Caylem Chambers kicked 2 points home for the Rock team.
Day 2 of the tournament sees the Ontario Blues & the Prairie Blizzards go head to head at 5:30PM NL time. The Atlantic Rock then take on Quebec in another meeting at 7:00PM NL time. The Atlantic Rock and Quebec played in a friendly match prior to the tournament which saw the Rock win 26-14. Day 2 promises to be another exciting day of fast and hard rugby.
For all updates, recaps, and more go to http://www.u19crc.nlrugby.ca/. Updates and scores will also be available on NL Rugby’s social channels.
Fans can stream every match live on http://webcast.3sixty.live/Player/Player/229