Coffs Harbour Comets host Group 2 Junior Rugby League matches

The Woolgoolga Seahorses try to break the Coffs Harbour Comets line during their under 16’s match.


THE Coffs Harbour Comets hosted a big day of rugby league at Geoff King Motors Oval during Round 4 of the Group 2 Junior Rugby League season.

The Coffs Harbour Comets and Woolgoolga Seahorses under 16’s faced off during the final game of the day.

The first half was punctuated by handling errors and brutal defence.

The Seahorses scored first to take a 6-0 lead, before a beautiful length of the field run saw them score again to take a 12-0 lead.

The Seahorses defence remained staunch, stopping a number of Comets attacking forays.

The Seahorses’ dominant defensive display saw them take a 12-0 lead into halftime.

The visitors would eventually win 18-10.

Sawtell Panthers junior teams were also in action during Round 4 at Geoff King Motors Oval.

The Panthers junior teams would win three of their four matches played on the day.

Sawtell Panthers junior president Bec House said her club’s teams did a great job on Saturday.

“There were tough games played, and everyone did an amazing job,” she said.

The Group 2 Junior Rugby League season continues tomorrow with Round 5.

Round 4 results

Under 10’s: Coffs Harbour Comets 16 def. Sawtell Panthers 10

Under 11’s: Sawtell Panthers 24 def. Coffs Harbour Comets 12

Under 12’s: Sawtell Panthers 28 def. Coffs Harbour Comets 24

Under 13’s: Sawtell Panthers 38 def. Coffs Harbour Comets 0

Under 15’s: Kempsey 10 def. Coffs Harbour Comets 4

Under 16’s: Woolgoolga Seahorses 18 def. Coffs Harbour Comets 10



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