Weekend Match Reports: Div 2 & 5
Div 2 v St Marys
The div 2 had a great win away to top of the table St Mary’s on Sunday. Falling behind to an early try Rock regrouped and struck back with two tries themselves to lead 17-14 at the break. The game ebbed and flowed with score for score and with 11 mins to go Rock were trailing 28-24 and behind their own goal line but some wonderful attacking play meant that they broke out for John Gallagher to score in the corner before he shortly followed up with an intercept. With the clock in the red Rock ran from deep to score a contender for try of the season by Sean Joyce in the corner to win 48-28. 4 tried from John Gallagher, Ben Ingram, Sean Joyce and Ian Kinsley rounded off a great Rock win who now travel to Lansdowne on Saturday.
Div 5 v CYM
The div 5 got their season back on track with a hard fought 22-15 win at home to CYM. Having taken a 9-3 lead into halftime CYM struck early to lead 10-9 two Nat Stack penalties put Rock in front 15-10 with 10 minutes to go however CYM scored a try to equalise with 3 minutes to go. Some wonderful attacking play saw Richie Moatte crash over from 5 yards with the clock in red for Rock to win. Rock play Barnhall away this Friday night.