Official Logo
Sign Up / Login
Tulsa Falls Short in Dramatic Effort Against Dallas Reds Back
No image
Date: Saturday - 04.21.18




Last Minute Try Not Enough for Tulsa to Topples the Reds

Busy week in the Red River as teams are continuing to push for a strong finish to the season.

It was a back and forth affair between Dallas Rugby D2 and Tulsa Rugby. Dallas Rugby held on to defeat Tulsa 20-19.

Greg Thomspon scored the opening try for Dallas in the 23rd minute, to take an early 5-0 lead.

Two minutes later Taylor Watkins evened up the score for Tulsa with a try of his own. Louis Vuocolo made his conversion that put Tulsa ahead 7-5.

In the 33rd minute Olly Laseinde put Dallas back up 10-7 with a try.

Two minutes later Garrett Allen responded with a Tulsa try for another lead change. Tulsa led 12-10 going into halftime.

Four minutes into the second half Thompson scored his second try of the match, giving Dallas a 15-12 lead.

The score stayed the same until the 77th minute when Michael Mena converted a try for Dallas giving them a 20-12 advantage.

In the 79th minute Lucas Turner scored a try for Tulsa and Vuocolo made his second conversion of the match. Dallas now held a 20-19 lead.

The late charge was too little to late as Dallas held on for the 20-19 victory.

©2018 Tulsa RFC
Tulsa Web Design by: Phillips360