Colts look to next season after brave effort in Elliot Shield grand final

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The young Hautapu Sports Colts squad will look to next season and draw on the experience of reaching this year’s Waikato Rugby U-21 grand final.

The Colts lost the final 17-29 to Hamilton Marist who took the Elliot Shield for the 22nd time in their history.

But the Hautapu side were in the game throughout and put up a brave effort.

With so many of the squad young enough to play in next year’s Colts competition, the side can look forward with optimism to 2023.


Game played on Saturday August 13, 2022

Hautapu Colts 17
Hamilton Marist Colts 29

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