ACT Women’s rugby union has taken a positive step forward after featuring as the curtain raiser for the ACT Brumbies at a chilly Canberra Stadium on Saturday night.
A single point has handed the Reds their second defeat of the University of Canberra Brumbies for 2012, with the final score of 12-13 keeping Queensland in the hunt for a finals spot come late July.
Attached is a list of the players selected for the 2012 ACT Schoolboys side, to contest the National Championships.
Peter Kimlin moves back into the starting side as one of just two changes to the University of Canberra Brumbies as they fight to stay on top of the Australian Conference this Saturday night against the Reds.
University of Canberra Brumbies flanker Michael Hooper will face the Reds this Saturday night after avoiding suspension for his lifting tackle on the Hurricanes Victor Vito.
After forging a 10-game partnership, University of Canberra Brumbies centre pairing of Pat McCabe and Andrew Smith feel they are working nicely together and enjoying their newly formed combination in the team’s midfield.
Nine years of losses in Wellington were put to an end on Friday night when the University of Canberra Brumbies sealed a bonus-point win, 37-25, to stay top of the Australian Conference.
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New University of Canberra Brumbies new 10 Zack Holmes and Jake White preview tomorrow's clash with the Hurricanes. The team leaves for Wellington on Thursday.