Sat 10 Mar 2018

Northampton Casuals RFC
Dunstablians RFC
Team : N Lawrence (capt), J Van De Venter, A Irving, A Stephems, J Schoeman, B Tarry, A Lawrence, L Lawrence, J O’Doherty, M Judge, J Franklin, A Frost, R Hughes, K Brian, S Howes

Replacements : M Wainwright, A Marabe, J Crowson

Tries : J Van De Venter, J Schoeman (2), N Lawrence

Conversion : A Lawrence

Penalty : A Lawrence

MOM : L Lawrence
Norhampton Casuals 25 – Dunstablians 17

A strong Casuals fight back gave the club a bonus point win that took then back to second place in the league. The Casuals started the stronger with winger Jan Van De Venter finishing a fine move to give the home side the lead on ten minutes. However, the visitors then took control of the game with a converted try and penalty giving them a half time lead.

HT 5 - 10

Dunstablians started the second half the stronger with a converted try on fifty minutes extending their lead to twelve points. However, that proved to be the catalyst for the home sides comeback with a brace of tries from winger Jon Schoeman separated by a try from Niall Lawrence converted by scrum half Aidan Lawrence giving the Casuals the lead as the game entered the last ten minutes. A penalty by Aidan Lawrence that extended the Casuals lead to eight points was the last score of the game..

FT 25 - 17