Rugrats boys, Panthers girls post wins
The Riverview Rugrats boys were led by Tyler Gerard with a try in a 13-7 win over the Glace Bay Panthers in Cape Breton Highland High School Rugby League play Wednesday at Membertou Athletic Field.
Isaiah Hiscock scored a conversion and two penalty kicks for Riverview. Nathan Byrne replied with a try for Glace Bay, with the conversion by Hyago Bomfim.
The Rugrats and Panthers sport 1-1 records, after Glace Bay won the season opener at home on April 24, 24-0.
In the girls match, Glace Bay posted a 17-7 victory over Riverview. The Panthers remain undefeated at 3-0, while the Rugrats fell to 1-2.
Emma Locke, Kali Hynes and Mackenna Norris scored tries for the Panthers, while Jenacee Pittman added one conversion.
Elish Redshaw had a try and a conversion for the Rugrats in the setback.
League play continues on Monday at Glace Bay High School field. Riverview and Glace Bay square off in the boys game at 5 p.m., followed by the Panthers girls hosting the Sydney Academy Wildcats (0-2) at 6 p.m.
The Riverview Rugrats and Glace Bay Panthers boys teams scrum during the first half of Cape Breton Highland High School Rugby League play Wednesday at Membertou Athletic Field. Riverview won, 13-7.