Possums Lose Rematch with Birmingham

Birmingham traveled to Knoxville on Saturday, August 9th looking to avenge their 8-3 loss to the Possums from two weeks earlier.  The game started like the first meeting with both packs testing each other out.  Knoxville was able convert a PK to take a 3-0 lead and later scored a try to take a 10-3 lead into the half. The second half began with Birmingham striking quickly and scoring two converted tries and PK.  Knoxville answered with a PK and a late try in the corner that was converted to level the score at 20-20.  As time expired the Vulcans were able to turn over the Possum’s ball inside 5 m and spin the ball wide to score and end the match 25-20.  Up next for the Possums is a trip to face undefeated Chattanooga for the first of a two game series.

1. Manning        Photo credit: Michelle Crosby
2. Lokitz Troxler @ 65
3. Haynes Drazba @ 70
4. McNabb Ticel @ 65
5. Evans Chermley @ 20
6. Abernathy Turner @ 65
7. Smtih Troxler @ 20  / Towe @ 65
8. Chermely Abernathy @ 20
9. Woodson
10. Tzeferos
11. Feliciano Cardwell @ 40
12. Steenekamp Shanks @ 40
13. Cardwell Tedim @ 40
14. Katana
15. Miller

Tries: P. Steenekamp, S. Shanks

Conversions: P. Tzeferos (2)

PK: P. Tzeferos (2)

Halftime score: 10 – 3

Final score: 20-25

Referee: Matt Noss

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