Rugby: Hawkesbury Valley tops Newport while UNSW gets better of Hawkesbury Ag College

Matt Fleming plays for Hawkesbury Valley earlier this year. Picture: Geoff Jones
Matt Fleming plays for Hawkesbury Valley earlier this year. Picture: Geoff Jones

HAWKESBURY Valley secured a win over Newport at the weekend in NSW Suburban Rugby Union action.

In third division, in the round 11 match, Valley trumped Newport 24-17 in first grade. The team had not won a match since round eight.

Second grade also bagged a win over Newport as did Colts. The seconds won 27-26 in a very close match, while Colts won 33-7. Third grade lost 29-0.

In the second division competition, University of New South Wales got the better of Hawkesbury Ag College’s first grade team.

UNSW won 53-24 in the round 11 match.

Second grade was the only squad to win at the weekend, 23-13.

Third grade went down 51-7. Fourth grade lost 26-5. The Colts went down 38-21.

Ag College is second in its division, while Valley is seventh.

In round 12, Hawkesbury Valley will host St Ives at McQuade Park while Hawkesbury Ag College will play the Blue Mountains.