It has been a week of mixed finals results for the Hounds after the Women's side progressed with to the second week of finals but the Open’s lost their Preliminary Final to Banyo.
The ladies took on Flagstone at Carina Leagues club in the Elimination Final After taking an 18 - 8 halftime lead the Hounds ran away with a 28 - 20 win taking them into a Minor Semi Final against Mt Gravatt. Stand out performances across the board with Quinnie Warin talking the mug back at the club. Venue and time are still TBA at this stage.
FINAL SCORE: Normanby 28 (Tries: S Kelly 3, M Mataafa 2, T Langdon. Goals: B Cheyne 2/60 defeated Flagstone 20
No such luck with the Open’s going down a slick Banyo unit 34 - 12. The Demons go the jump on the Hounds in the first half score 4 tries to nil. Normanby came out firing in the second stanza scoring the next two tries but could not sustain the pressure as Banyo hit back taking them to a Grand Final against North Lakes.
FINAL SCORE: Normanby 12 (Tries: M Perkins, B Ryan. Goals: B Ryan 2/2) defeated by Banyo 34