SCU Marlins host a big day of rugby during the latest round of the Upper MNC Rugby Union season

The SCU Marlins and Hastings Valley Vikings clash in their reserve grade match.


THE Southern Cross University Marlins have hosted a big day of rugby union during Round 5 of the Upper Mid North Coast Rugby Union season.

The Marlins sides faced off against the visiting Hastings Valley Vikings squads at Southern Cross University.

The Vikings were 38-17 winners against the Marlins in their first grade encounter, while the Marlins reserve grade side won 18-14.

The Coffs Harbour Snappers travelled to Kempsey in Round 5 to take on the Kempsey Cannonballs.

The Snappers first grade side won their third match from their first four games of the season with a 43-7 victory against the Cannonballs.

The Snappers women’s 10 side also had a big win defeating the Cannonballs 47-5.

Round 5 results

SCU Marlins v Hastings Valley Vikings

First grade: Vikings 38 def. Marlins 17

Reserve grade: Marlins 18 def. Vikings 14

Under 16’s: Vikings 34 def. Marlins 12

Kempsey Cannonballs v Coffs Harbour Snappers

First grade: Snappers 43 def. Cannonballs 7

Reserve grade: Cannonballs 23 def. Snappers 12

Under 18’s: Snappers 19 def. Cannonballs 13

Under 16’s: Cannonballs 15 def. Snappers 7

Under 14’s: Cannonballs 17 def. Snappers 12

Women’s 10’s: Snappers 47 def. Cannonballs 5



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