The Southeast Thistles exploded in the second half and crushed the Wasps 2nd Division team 52-10 on Wednesday night.

It was another good turn out as over three dozen fans watched a nail biter of a first half. Player coach Caleb Fenton knew the effort was there and they would be rewarded eventually. "I told the boys I was proud of them, making every effort to continue to play, contesting rucks and creating turnovers. I told them I don't see 'stars' but a team, a brotherhood of players working together."

At the half, trailing 10-7, Fenton and the Thistles made some minor changes and had a message for the group. "You have a job, so do your job." Said Fenton.

It worked.

In the second half, the Thistles came out energized and carried the play for long stretches. 3 Try's (15 points) in 5 minutes gave the Thistles the lead and they didn't look back. They held the Wasps outside the 22 yard line as they didn't get a sniff of any offence.

The final was a blowout 52-10 and the Thistles will look to continue the momentum Thursday June 29th at home. Game time is 7:15pm at AD Penner Park.

Players that scored Try's:

David Latiki - 2 Try's (10 points)

Pita Hoit - 2 Try's (10 points)

Alex Nadeau - 1 Try (5 points)

Ifi Ramano - 1 Try (5 points)

Nato Lomaini - 1 Try (5 points)

Paul Roitivi - 1 Try (5 points)

Ioan Matt Evans - 6 conversion kicks for 12 points

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Major League Baseball
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Tampa Bay 6 Toronto 4
Texas 10 Detroit 4
Cleveland 8 Minnesota 1
Oakland 10 Kansas City 8
Seattle 3 Baltimore 1
National League
San Francisco 9 Miami 4
Milwaukee 3 Pittsburgh 1
Cincnnati 2 Chicago 1
Atlanta 4 Colorado 3
San Diego 8 Philadelphia 4
Houston 9 Arizona 4
N.Y. Yankees 5 N.Y. Mets 4
Washington 3 L.A. Angels 1
Boston 10 St. Louis 4
L.A. Dodgers 6 Chi White Sox 1

Wednesday, August 16th

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American Baseball Association
St. Paul at Winnipeg, 7 p.m.

Major League Baseball
American League
Kansas City at Oakland, 2:35 p.m.
Baltimore at Seattle, 2:40 p.m.
Tampa Bay at Toronto, 6:07 p.m.
Detroit at Texas, 7:05 p.m.
Cleveland at Minnesota, 7:10 p.m.
National League
San Francisco at Miami, 12:10 p.m.
Pittsburgh at Milwaukee, 1:10 p.m.
Philadelphia at San Diego, 2:40 p.m.
Cincinnati at Chicago, 7:05 p.m.
Atlanta at Colorado, 7:40 p.m.
L.A. Angels at Washington, 12:05 p.m.
N.Y. Yankees at N.Y. Mets, 6:08 p.m.
St. Louis at Boston, 6:10 p.m.
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