Smiths Falls – The Smiths Falls and District Collegiate Institute (SFDCI) RedHawks defeated St. Joseph’s Catholic Secondary School 43-5 on Tuesday, May 23rd, 2017 to win the EOSSAA Open Girls’ A/AA Rugby Championship.
Coach Jacob Swarbrick noted that SFDCI advanced to OFSAA on a strong performance in the final from fullback Shona Turnbull, who earned three tries for a total of 15 points. Fly half Amy Wynne scored two tries, while Captain Sierra Devries added one.
Swarbrick said experience gained through hard work, practice and teamwork were key to the victory.
The RedHawks will compete in the OFSAA Rugby Championship Monday to Wednesday in Ajax.
Pictured above: Members of the Smiths Falls and District Collegiate Institute Girls’ Rugby Team pose with their championship plaque.