Goodyear Cup Finals are set! Swilers and Dogs Win!
Scores from the Saturday:
Swilers 74 v Vandals 12
Dogs 41 v Baymen 36
The Goodyear Cup (Men’s A) finals are set! The Swilers will play host to the Dogs next Saturday, October 14, 2017, at 3:00 pm.
In the 1st vs 4th place playoff game, the Swilers played host to the Vandals. The game started with both teams trading tries before the Swilers edged out the Vandals 22 - 12 at the half. The second half saw the the younger Swilers forwards match the experienced Vandals front row and the more skilled Swilers back line take control of the game and score 52 unanswered points. The game finished with the Swilers beating the Vandals 74-12.
In the 2nd vs 3rd playoff game, the Dogs hosted the Baymen. The first half ended with the Baymen holding a commanding 26 - 10 lead. The Dogs rallied to score 31 points to the Baymen’s 10 second half points. The final result was a nailbitting 41 to 36 win for the Dogs.
Check out all the upcoming playoff schedule and up to date standings here:
Find out information on the NLRU club members and maps to the pitches here:
Some extra photos from the Swilers v Vandals game: