Touch competition heating up
ALL Whitsunday touch teams were in fine form at the Whitsunday Sports Park on Monday night, with many fast-paced matches taking place.
In the A grade competition, Whitsunday Food defeated the Boaties 5-1, while Go On Then came away with a narrow 6-5 win over Powered By Murphy.
Last season’s A grade premiers Ray White ran circles around Airlie Mixed posting a huge 14-4 win over the side.
In a clash of the codes, the Whitsunday Raiders touch football team, Boxheads, went up against their rugby league rivals the Brahmans in an enter- taining match which saw Boxheads come away with an 8-4 victory.
In B grade, Amalgamated defeated new side Nauticool in a close match 5-4, while Eclipse defeated Blackout 8-5.
The Jets also saw off Whitsunday Regional Council 5-1.
B grade premiers the Wolves showed their skill taking out Heatstroke with an impressive 12-4 victory.
All teams must provide a referee at the times specified in the touch draw.
Some teams are still looking for men and women to play.
Anyone who would like to join a team can contact Bernard Woods on 0429 470 017.