Cantab women in 10-try win vs Hawke's Bay

Last updated 05:00 24/09/2012

Relevant offers

Women's

Black Ferns open World Cup campaign strongly Women's sevens series grows by two events Black Ferns aura of invincibility just 'not there' Teenage girl turns out for senior men's team Hireme enjoying switch to Black Ferns wing Black Ferns win but Canada show their class Hamilton Girls' High School in sevens heaven Black Ferns side far, far too strong for Samoa Black Ferns dominate Australia in one-off test Brazier return puts NZ on a high for Amsterdam

The Canterbury women's rugby team thrashed Hawke's Bay 69-0 in Napier on Saturday.

Following on from a good win against Otago last weekend the Canterbury women ran in 10 unanswered tries.

Coach John Sherratt said the performance was a complete team effort.

"They played really well," he said. "Hawke's Bay threw a lot at us in the opening half of the game but the girls stuck to their jobs and once we began to string a few phases together, things sorted themselves out."

Up 17-0 at the halftime break, Canterbury dominated the second stanza scoring 52 points.

Debutant second five-eighth Christina Falwasser scored three tries.

Canterbury now turn their attention to Manawatu next weekend as they strive for a top two finish.

Ad Feedback

- The Press

Special offers

Featured Promotions

Sponsored Content