Youth Trans Tasman – Game 2

first_imgAfter the completion of Game Two in each division, Australia has won two divisions with four divisions going to a decider.The 18’s Girls clenched their series at the early 8am timeslot, 8-2 victory. The future of Australian should continue to shine with the amount of talent on show.The 20’s Girls were pushed to their limit but the quality of players and experience enabled them to secure a narrow win.The 18’s Mixed got out to an early 3-0 lead and despite some tense moments, managed to hold on. Winger Elin Mortimer a standout, showing great speed and skill to hold onto the long balls thrown her way. The win means their last game will be live.The 18’s Boys will also move to a decider by reversing the result of Game 1.The 20’s Mixed controversially were scored on in the last 30 seconds of the game. They will have be at their best to beat the Kiwis in the third game. The 20’s Boys came back from an early 4-1 deficit. Greg Dillon showing great hands to hold onto mulitple bullet passes in the vacant link channel to score.  Results:Australia 18G – 7 defeated New Zealand 18G – 2Australia 18X – 7 defeated New Zealand 18X – 6Australia 20G – 5 defeated New Zealand 20G – 4Australia 18B – 6 defeated New Zealand 18B – 5Australia 20B – 8 lost to New Zealand 20B – 9Australia 20X – 5 lost to New Zealand 20X – 6last_img