Border Wins Double
Border claimed double success with two victories over Marton in seventh round 2014 Tasman Tanning club rugby matched played at Dallison Park in Waverley tonight (Friday, May 2nd).
Waverley Harvesting Border premiers scored three tries to one to beat Speirs Food Marton 28-5 after leading 16-0 at half-time.
Goal-kicking Sikeli Ulukuta kicked three penalty goals and two conversions for the winners to take his points tally for the season to 66.
Border seniors continued an unbeaten record with a tight 18-17 victory over The Downs Group Marton in the curtain-raiser following a 15-14 half-time lead.
Border retains top place in the competition with six wins and a draw.
Border 28 (Sailosi Nagiso, Ray Stark, Lindsay Horrocks tries, Sikeli Ulukuta 3 pen, 2 con)
Marton 5 (Rau Uini try) HT: 16-0.
Grand Irish Bar MVP points : Lindsay Horrocks (Border halfback) 3 pts, Ray Stark (Border No 8) 2 pts, Saul Chase (Marton centre) 1 pt.
Border 18 v 17 Marton
HT: 15-14 Border.