WINS | [1974] Round 11: Penrith 9 Newtown 5

Sunday 9th June at Penrith Park

Penrith 9 – Tries: Klein (1); Goals: Walton (3) | Newtown 5

More: themightypanthers.com/match0164.htm

Newtown scored the first points to lead 3-0 after just two minutes.

However, two penalty conversions in the 15th and then 22nd minutes to Reg Walton had the Panthers edge ahead 4-3, before Newtown edged ahead again on the 30-minute mark with a penalty conversion to lead 5-4.

A try to John Klein with four minutes left in the first half and converted by Walton gave the hosts a 9-5 lead heading to the half time break.

In a scoreless second half, the Panthers defence remained resolute as they held on for victory.

Advertisement

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s