In their first game of the 2014 Central Otago rugby
competition, the Arrowtown Premiers triumphed 42-14 over
Roxburgh at Jack Reid Park in Arrowtown.
About half an hour into Saturday's game there was only one
point between the teams, Roxburgh holding the lead at 14-13.
However, by halftime Arrowtown was leading 23-14. The home
team nearly doubled its score in the second half, while the
visitors could not add to theirs.
The match was fiercely contested. The Wakatipu Premiers were
to play Upper Clutha B in Queenstown but the Upper Clutha
This weekend Arrowtown is to play Cromwell B and Wakatipu
will play Cromwell A.