Waimate moved up into second behind Celtic as they ran over Pleasant Point 40-16 at home.
Halfback Theo Davidson had his finest game in a Waimate shirt as he scored a hat-trick to lead the way in what was a funny game.
Waimate had three men sent to the bin for repeat infringing as they conceded a massive 30 penalties across the 80 minutes but a plague of handling errors by Point meant they could not capitalise.
The Senior Bs finished off their stellar season in style, denying Pleasant Point a dream return to the finals after a 25 year absence as the guys made sure all their good work this season was not lost at the final.
As with all matches this season against Point it was a hard close battle, until that try made the game safe as Waimate 18 defeated Pleasant Point 12
For more photos of the match, the aftermatch and ...
Waimate supporters turn up to watch the Seniors play Harlequins in a sudden death 'final'.
In the sudden-death playoff between the top four third and fourth placed teams Waimate started well after Kurt Rooney made a half break and threw a skip pass to Jarred Matthews who fed Miles Medlicott on the loop and after a quick ruck saw Waimate run the blind with Medlicott involved again as he passed to winger Matt Hayman who ...
A good win against Celtic by 25 - 14 took the Waimate Senior B team to the top of the table with one round left before the playoffs in a tight contest amongst the top 3.
Waimate 45, Pleasant Point 44, Harlequins 43, Celtic 37, Geraldine 37, Temuka 30, Old Boys 17, Mackenzie 11
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Senior vs Celtic
Celtic and Waimate's game game had the intensity and drama of ...
We are always on the lookout for players of all abilities from locally or anywhere in the world to full spots in our teams, from front row forwards to fullback, so if you are keen to play rugby in the NZ Heartland start your planning with the Waimate Rugby Club now.