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Match Report for

Portland Women (1st) vs. Worcester Shamrocks (1st)
30 September 2017

Location: Fox Field on Fox Street, right off of Marginal Way in Portland, Maine. There should be plenty of street parking. The field is directly across from Rising Tide Brewery.

SCORE
Portland Women: 19    Worcester Shamrocks: 31


Portland Women 19 (3 tries, 2 conversions) Worcester Women 31 (5 tries, 3 conversions)

An overcast but rain-free Portland morning saw a Worcester win over the hometown Portland Women. The first half ended in a tight battle, 12-7 to Worcester. Worcester were a bit stronger in the mid-field and this strength proved telling in the second half as they created several try-scoring opportunities. When Portland moved the ball to their strike runners at 13, 14 & 15 they were very dangerous. Worcester however put 3 tries on the board to Portland's two in the second half, adding 2 conversions to Portland's one for the final 31-19 scoreline. Well-played by all on a perfect rugby day.


Referee: Gary Devoe