U19 Western Province Outscored by Lions

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Mon, 15/09/2014 - 21:31
  • Ernst Stapelberg
    Ernst Stapelberg

DHL WP went into this match on the back of a big loss to the Blue Bulls Under-19s a fortnight ago and they were unable to get back to winning ways against a fired-up Lions side.

The Lions hit back with a crucial score just minutes later, against the run of play, to extend their lead.

The Lions Under-19s led 11-0 at half-time, through a try and two penalties, and managed to keep their noses in front during a busy second half which produced three tries – two to the Lions and one to Province.

The DHL WP U19s narrowed the score to 8-21 with just under 20 minutes left – when flanker Charlton Jonas burrowed over from a maul – but the Lions hit back with a crucial score just minutes later, against the run of play, to extend their lead.

The Province Under-19s are now in third place on the log with 28 points, just four behind the first-placed Bulls U19s.

They will host the EP Kings U19 side at City Park next Saturday (September 20) at 10h45.

Western Province vs Lions point scorers:

  • For Golden Lions Under-19:
  • Tries:
  • Cons: Reynolds 2
  • Pens: Reynolds 3

 

  • For DHL Western Province Under-19:
  • Try:
    • Jonas

The teams:

Xerox Golden Lions Under-19:

15 James Campbell
14 Johan Mitchell
13 Godfrey Ramaboea
12 Gerdus van der Walt (captain)
11 Jade Solomons
10 Shaun Reynolds
9 George-Lee Erasmus
8 Marco Holmes
7 Kerron van Vuuren
6 Frederik Bezuidenhout
5 Marnus Erasmus
4 Ethan Louw
3 Roelof Diedericks
2 Cecil Conradie
1 Christo Bezuidenhout.
Replacements:
16 Dwayne Pienaar
17 Marius Greyvensteyn
18 Arnout Malherbe
19 Le Roux Roets
20 Pieter Labuschangne
21 Ronald Brown
22 Kobus Engelbrecht
23 Ruan Ackermann

DHL Western Province Under-19:

15 Grant Hermanus
14 Dewald Naude
13 Jarryd Sage
12 Ryan Oosthuizen
11 Leolin Zas
10 Ernst Stapelberg
9 Justin Phillips
8 Dian Koen
7 Luke Stringer
6 Charlton Jonas
5 Johan Momsen (captain)
4 David Ribbans
3 Francois van der Merwe
2 Paul-Martin Wipplinger
1 Kyle Whyte.
Replacements:
16 Regardt Louw
17 Frans van Wyk
18 Lebohang Mdakane
19 Floris Pelser
20 Michael de Waal
21 Damian Stevens
22 Brandon Thomson
23 Khanyo Ngcukana.

Referee: Lusanda Jam

Article via WPrugby.com

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