Fijian Drua host Perth in top of the table clash

first_imgThe defending champion Spirit are the competition’s top try-scorers, have made the most attacking metres and clean breaks, beaten the most defenders and won the most turnovers.Both teams are level on ten points with two wins from three games but the only stats the Fijians lead the competition in are yellow cards and penalties conceded.Head coach Senirusi Seruvakula says the Drua are looking forward to playing in front of a big home crowd in Suva with a chance to go clear at the top of the table.”They are the reigning champions and it’s a tough competition and we are very privileged for Australia Rugby inviting us into this competition,” he said.”We need the support of the people here in Fiji but it’s another tough game on Saturday and we just have to maintain our exposure and work hard for the week so we are ready on Saturday”.Six players from the Fiji Under 20s squad have been welcomed back into the Drua camp this week, while former Wallabies prop Pek Cowan will anchor the scrum for the Spirit. Photo: Fiji Rugby Unionlast_img read more

Dunn Leads Women’s Golf Through 36 Holes At Drake Bulldog Invitational

first_imgThe Bulldogs are tied for fifth-place with a score of 654 (327-327), while MVC foe Loyola leads the seven-team field with a score of 629 (324-305). Day One Results Dunn led the 44-player field through 18-holes as she fired a two-over par 74. She then recorded an 80 to finish the day in second-place with a total score of 154. Dunn trails the leader Jessie Staed from Loyola by one stroke (153=79-74). “Grace did a great job scrambling and putting together a couple of solid rounds,” said Drake head coach Rachael Pruett. Sophomore Aimee Gerschke registered a total score of 165 (83-82) and is tied for 23rd-place. Fellow sophomore Sigurlaug Jonsdottir carded a 166 (84-82), while senior Brooke Miller recorded a 169 (86-83). Freshman Sam Paulak rounded out the team’s effort with a score of 173 (89-84). NORWALK, Iowa. – Grace Dune led the Drake University women’s golf team through two rounds at the Drake Bulldog Invitational Monday at the Echo Valley Country Club.center_img “Today was a grind for us. Overall, we need to avoid the big numbers and truly believe we can score, even if our ball striking is off,” said Pruett. The Bulldogs will play the final round of the Drake Bulldog Invitational on Tuesday at 8:30 a.m. Print Friendly Version Story Links Senior Madison Glennie, who is playing as an individual, is tied for 20th-place with a score of 163 (84-79), while sophomore Reilly Krohe registered a 196 (96-100).last_img read more