Caboolture makes statement with semi-final win

The Caboolture Snakes stamped themselves as the form team of the competition as the first round of the Caloundra RSL A Grade Cup played out at the weekend.


Th Snakes continued their late season charge, defeating local rivals Bribie Island 24-16 in the qualifying semi-final.


The four tries to three victory sends the Snakes through to the second qualifying final against the reigning premiers, the Kawana Dolphins, on Sunday afternoon.


In the elimination final, the Gympie Devils brought an end to the Maroochydore Swans season with a tight 22-20 victory at home.


The win gives the Devils a shot at Bribie Island in the second elimination final this weekend, to be played at Bernie Foley Oval on Saturday from 6.30pm.


QUALIFYING SEMI-FINALS


Caloundra RSL A Gde Cup


Caboolture 24 (Jake Carl 1, Travis Baker 2, Blake Mara 1, Ryan Sheppard 1 Tries) (Scott Maddick 2 Goals) def Bribie Is/Sea Eagles 16 (Reuben Baillie 1, Campbell Stewart 1, Logan Gee 1 Tries)(Stephen Tunnicliffe 2 Goals)


Caloundra RSL Res Gde Cup


Caboolture 50 (Josh Armstrong 2, Steve Atraham-Thomas 1, Rowan Simpson 1, Tre Kennedy 3, Steve Tyler 1, Alex Braun 1, Arthur Tyndall 1 Tries)(Steve Abraham-Thomas 3, Rowan Simpson 2 Goals) def

Caloundra 14 (Toby Adams 1, Mick Button 1, Jake Christie 1 Tries)(Fred Phillips 1 Goals)


The WIN Network U18 Cup


Caboolture 18 (Robert Parsons 2, Tim Perkins 1, Aaron Clode 1 Tries)(Mitchell Braun 1 Goals) def Mdore-Coolum 8 (Nat McGavin 1, Ayden Kelly 1 Tries)(Nil Goals)


ELIMINATION SEMI-FINALS


Caloundra RSL A Gde Cup


Gympie 22 (Trent Lovett 1, Tom White 1, Shaun Wilson 1, Trent Groundwater 1 Tries)(Ashley Humble 2, Wayne Marshall 1 Tries) def

Mdore-Coolum 20 (Troy Frankcom 2, Jordan Dwyer 1 Tries)(Brad Reed 4 Goals)


Caloundra RSL Res Gde Cup


Nambour 28 (Mitchell Heaton 1, Kevin Campbell 2, Kerry Neill 1 Tries)(Dan Brook 6 Goals) def Kawana 20 (Brock Leger 1, Jack Sullivan 1, Joshua Atherton 2, - Tries)(Ryan Pearson 2 Goals)


The WIN Network U18 Cup


Nambour 42 (Zeb Gorman 1, Sam Fuller 2, Zach Swanton 1, Ryan Northover 1, Billy Heaton 2 - Tries)(Blake Trace 7 Goals) def

Kawana 24 (Matthew ODonnell 1, Bradley Ashcroft 1, Aaron Thompson 1, Rohan Messer 1, Martin Flynn 1 - Tries)(Kaleb Pitcher 2 Goals)