Easts Tigers and the Sunshine Coast Falcons both made it back-to-back wins in Round 6 of the Intrust Super Cup over the weekend.
Falcons go back-to-back
After recording their first win of the 2015 season last weekend, the Sunshine Coast Falcons made it back-to-back victories on Sunday against Tweed Heads.
The Falcons scored a four point victory over the Seagulls after trailing at half-time with several Storm players making an impact.
Youngsters Nelson Asofa-Solomona and Hymel Hunt were among the Sunshine Coast's best in Round 6 with the pair alongside winger Suliasi Vunivalu and hard working forward Kenny Bromwich all finding the score sheet in the win.
Sunshine Coast Falcons 28
Tries: Callum Klein, Hymel Hunt, Suli Vunivalu, Nelson Asofa-Solomona, Kenny Bromwich
Goals: Brett Doherty 4
Tweed Heads Seagulls 24
Tries: Shaun Carney, Matt Parata, Nathanael Barnes, Ricardo Parata
Goals: Jamal Fogarty 2, Blake Anderson 2
at Piggabeen Sports.
Sunshine Coast Falcons: 1. Travis Robinson 2. Callum Klein 3. Rueben Baillie 4. Hymel Hunt 5. Suliasi Vunivalu 6. Ben Hampton 7. Brett Doherty 8. Nelson Asofa-Solomona 9. Billy Brittain 11. Kenny Bromwich 12. Jake Samoa 13. Tom Murphy (c) 14. Jay Lobwein 15. Jye Ballinger 16. Jon Platt 17. Mitch Ebdon 18. Johnny Vuetibau
Tweed Heads Seagulls: 1. Shaun Carney 2. Matt Parata 3. James Wood (c) 4. Nathanael Barnes 5. Kalifa Faifai Loa 6. Ricardo Parata 7. Jamal Fogarty 8. Damian Sironen 9. Matt Srama 10. Oliver Percy 11. Matt Robinson 12. Dane Clarke 13. Blake Anderson 14. Jai Ingram 15. Sam Saville 16. Mark Offerdahl 17. Jake Leary
Late Kennar try sinks Bears
A late try to Richie Kennar sealed a come from behind victory for Easts Tigers over the Burleigh Bears in Round 6 of the Intrust Super Cup.
Trailing 18-8 during the second half of play, the visiting Tigers managed to cross the try line three times unanswered to snatch a thrilling victory on the Gold Coast.
In addition to Kennar's late four pointer, Shaun Nona also found the try-line for Easts, the five-eighth's second try in as many weeks.
Easts Tigers 22
Tries: Richie Kennar, Shaun Nona, Jake Foster, Troy Giess
Goals: Donald Malone 3
Burleigh Bears 20
Tries: Tyler Chadburn, Tom Rowles, Josh Ailaomai
Goals: Tyler Chadburn 4
at Tapout Energy Stadium (Langlands Park)
Easts Tigers: 1. Eddie Tautali 2. Richie Kennar 3. Donald Malone 5. Matt Duffie 6. Shaun Nona 7. Joel Romelo 8. Christian Welch 9. Tommy Butterfield 10. Liam McDonald 11. Dane Hogan (c) 12. Jake Foster 13. Troy Giess 14. Francis Tualau 15. Matt Zgrajewski 16. Foisa Peni 17. Liam Tyson
Burleigh Bears: 1. Tyler Chadburn 2. Zach Mackay 3. Jamie Dowling 4. Connor Broadhurst 5. Kevin Gordon 6. Todd Seymour 7. Ryley Jacks 8. Mitch Sharp 9. Nafe Seluini 10. Pele Peletelese 11. Ayden Lee 12. Jason Chan 13. Darren Griffiths (c) 14. Tom Rowles 15. Louis Fanene 16. Josh Ailaomai 19. Kyle McConnell