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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Monday, April 23rd

NHL
Eastern Conference
Boston at Toronto, 6 p.m.
(Bruins lead best of 7 quarterfinal 3-2)
Washington at Columbus, 6:30 p.m.
(Capitals lead series 3-2)

Major League Baseball
American League
Minnesota at New York, 6:05 p.m.
Cleveland 2 Baltimore 1
Oakland at Texas, 7:05 p.m.
Los Angeles at Houston, 7:10 p.m.
Seattle at Chicago, 7:10 p.m.
National League
Atlanta 4 Cincinnati 10
San Diego at Colorado, 7:40 p.m.
Miami at Los Angeles, 9:10 p.m.
Washington at San Francisco, 9:15 p.m.

NBA
Western Conference
Houston at Minnesota, 7 p.m.
(Rockets lead best of 7 quarterfinal 2-1)
Oklahoma City at Utah, 9:30 p.m.
(Jazz lead series 2-1)

Tuesday, April 24th

NBA
Eastern Conferance
Miami at Philadelphia, 7:00 p.m.
(76ers leads best of 7 quarterfinal 3-1)
Milwaukee at Boston, 6:00 p.m.
(Series tied 2-2)
Western Conferance
San Antonio at Golden State, 9:30 p.m.
(Warriors leads series 3-1)

Major League Baseball
American League
Seattle at Chicago, 4:10 p.m.
Minnesota at New York, 5:35 p.m.
Tampa Bay at Baltimore, 6:05 p.m.
Boston at Toronto, 6:07 p.m.
Oakland at Texas, 7:05 p.m.
Los Angeles at Huston, 7:10 p.m.
National League
Atlanta at Cincinnati, 5:40 p.m.
Arizona at philadelphia, 6:05 p.m.
New York at St. Louis, 7:15 p.m.
San Diego at Colorado, 7:40 p.m.
Miami at Los Angeles, 9:10 p.m.
Washington at San Francisco, 9:15 p.m.
Interleague
Chicago Cubs at Cleveland, 5:10 p.m.
Detroit at Pittsburgh, 6:05 p.m.
Milkaukee at Kansas City, 7:15 p.m.

 

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