Redcoats win all three matches at Exhibition Park

GUELPH – The Guelph Redcoats swept their rugby tripleheader at Exhibition Park Saturday.

The Redcoats women handed the Aurora Barbarians a 22-10 setback in Ontario Women’s League Firsts play. The hosts scored four tries, twice as many as Aurora. The win evens Guelph’s record at a win and a loss.

In Niagara Rugby Union Men A1 play, the Redcoats blanked the Norfolk Harvesters 33-0, scoring five tries in the process. It was Guelph’s season opener.

The Redcoats also played their season opener in NRU Men A2 and they downed the Grimsby Gentlemen 29-10. The locals had five tries to two for Grimsby.

All three teams have road games Saturday with the women playing the Crusaders at Oakville at 1 p.m., the men A1 team playing Hamilton Hornets at 3 p.m. right after the Redcoats and Hornets meet in men A2 play at 1:30 p.m.

 

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