- 22 at the 'Grave yard' to keep their final hopes alive.
Despite some ridiculous refeering and Hunters trailed 20 - 10 at half time,
the boys kept cool in the second half.
The Hunters in one of the best defensive game, kept Jets scoreless in the
This was a the most important match of the day especially for Hunters. They needed to win this one to stay in touch with the top five.
Jets came in pretty fired up and wanted to end Hunters season. As the tussle
wore on Jets maintained their pressure.
Whatever coach Michael Marum said during the break it obviously worked
because Hunters were the first to score in the second half.
Five minutes to go and Hunters were leading 28-22. It seemed as the
inevitable was going to happen.it wasn’t to be – Hunters stood their ground to deny Jests counter
attack. Hunters scored in the remaining meets to seal the win and send Jest home
more worried now.
This also the final home game for the PNG Hunters. PNGs will play fourth
placed Manly Seagulls next week.