Leamington rugby hat-trick

Leamington’s premier and development teams were triumphant over Putaruru on Saturday.

Vaughan Kelly breaking tackles.

Senior A

A great win against Putaruru, winning 35 -12. Try scorers were Jarred Allen Baker (two) Malakai Uasi, Regan Erueti and Dylan Mullaney. Regan converted five from five.

The 5 Stags player of the day went to Regan Erueti.


Leamington Senior B vs Putaruru

Try scorers were James Dunn, Craig Dunn, Brad Ward, Karl Bolton, Te Mana Shortland, and John McArthur, with two to Paddy Cameron. Te Mana Shortland landed three conversations, with the final score 51-7. The 5 Stags player of the day went to John McArthur.

Craig Dunn on his way to the try line.

Regal Agriculture Leamington Colts vs University.

A tight game, with Leamington pulling back the lead to win 19-18. Tries to Thomas Medley, Albert Nadan and Aaron Vercoe Bret Pyke converted two.

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