Rugby Union: Associates claims four junior premierships


Liam Timmins, Lachlan Leggett, Alexander Masibaka and Kelton New. Picture: Matt Jelonek
Liam Timmins, Lachlan Leggett, Alexander Masibaka and Kelton New. Picture: Matt Jelonek

ASSOCIATES Rugby Union Football Club claimed four junior premierships on the weekend.

The Coastal Hurricanes under-15s, which comprises players from Soaks, UWA and Nedlands, had a convincing 36-12 win over the Mandurah Pirates.

Hurricanes captain Alexander Masibaka was named man of the match and teammate Kyle Fraser received the Sportsmanship Award.

In the under-14s final, Soaks beat Palmyra 15-10 with Soaks captain Lachie Leggett man of the match and Luke Bowles from the Swanbourne-based club getting the Sportsmanship Award.

Ryan Thomas from Soaks won the Sportsmanship Award after his under-13s team defeated Palmyra 25 -19.

Soaks also picked up both awards in the under-12 premiership win with Brad Avery named man of the match and Andrew Kane receiving the Sportsmanship Award.

The club will celebrate the juniors’ success with a presentation on Saturday night.