Exelsior, Old Boys and Athletic Marist all recorded wins in the latest round of the Citizens Shield on Saturday.
Blues won 44-32 against Kurow. They raced out to a 10-3 lead thanks to a penalty from Jason Forrest and some quick thinking from American centre Sam Sirell which saw him scamper 40m off a quick tap.
Kurow followed that converted try with a penalty to Ben Nowell, before a pass from the Blues was picked up by their winger Slade Evans, who chipped over the Kurow defence and won the race to the ball in goal.
By Brayden Lindsay
PHOTO: BRAYDEN LINDSAY – Excelsior prop Thomas Shields had a strong game and was rewarded with a try. Here he bursts through the tackle of Tom Paton and Wallace Milne.
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