Dunedin Premier Rugby fulltime wrap

University opened up a massive 47-12 lead against an ill-disciplined Harbour side at Forsyth Barr Stadium this afternoon.

The Hawks, who lost a player to the sin bin either side of the halftime break, stormed back to score 36 unanswered points to save their blushes.

But ultimately it was a pretty comprehensive 47-38 win by the students. They won the game up front. Loose forward Josh Hill led the charge, while halfback Kieran McClea and first five-eighth Sam Clarke also had strong games.

In the other games, Kaikorai secured a last gasp 27-25 win against Southern at Bishopscourt.

Green Island romped to a 50-24 win against Zingari-Richmond at Montecillo, while Taieri edged Dunedin 21-19 at Peter Johnstone Park.

 

Final scores:

(Team named first hosting. Kickoff all matches: 2.45pm, Saturday, April 17)
 
• Taieri v Dunedin 21-19 Fulltime  
 
• Zingari-Richmond v Green Island 24-50 Fulltime 
 
• Kaikorai v Southern   27-25 Fulltime
 
• Harbour v University  38-47 Fulltime
 
Alhambra-Union had the bye. 
 

 

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