Both matches this past Saturday were too one-sided to detail too many specifics or highlights for Austin Blacks. Over the two matches Blacks scored 30 tries and 180 points and allowed zero. In the Div.3 league match, Blacks scored 18 tries and 12 conversions to run out 114-0 winners. Diego Sotelo led all scorers with 29 points, including one try and 12 of 18 conversion attempts. Vince Dutton was voted by San Antonio as Man of the Match.
Tries: Vince Dutton(3), Thor Watson(3), Mikey Taylor (2), Matt Schick(2), Michael Bankston(2), Tom Walsh(2), and one each for Evan Alexander, Claude Liney, Bonheur van der Gronde, Diego Sotelo
Conversions: Diego Sotelo (12)
In the Div.2 friendly match, Blacks routed San Antonio’s 1st team 76-0, scoring 12 trys and 8 conversions. Matt “Rad” Radzavich led all scorers with 4 tries and 20 points. Steven “Jonsey” Jones added 16 points on 8 conversions while also garnering Man of the Match honors.
Tries: Matt Radzavich (4), Antonio Winn (3), Darah Callan (2), and one each for Tane Jerecivich, Adam Armstrong, Mark LeGare.
Conversions: Stephen Jones (8)
Next up for Austin Blacks are Div.1 (2:00pm kickoff) and Div.2 (3:30pm) league matches this Saturday, Jan.21, against HARC at Houston Amateur Sports Park. We also play a 1:00 home friendly at Burr Field against Texas Tech University.