Barbarians hold on for win in Division 3 opener

The Barbarians kicked off their D3 season this week in a tight affair at Zablocki Park, defeating the visiting cross-town rivals the Black & Blue 14-12.

The Barbarians got off to a good 14-0 lead with tries by Jesse Barron and James DeYoung, each converted by Sam Huschen.

But the visitors hardened their defense and scored 2 tries of their own before the match was over. 

In the end, the sides were separated by the narrowest of margins, a single conversion.

Roster and Scoring

  1. Joseph Kloiber - Captain 
  2. Jared Abt
  3. Jesse Barron (1T; 47"-Nowak)
  4. Jordan Brown (60"-McAllister)
  5. Wikus Loots
  6. David Gray (2"-Monson)
  7. Kyle Slick
  8. Mike Rudy
  9. Justin Patterson
  10. Mark Tobin (52"-Loessin)
  11. Todd Chini (40"-Pace)
  12. Sam Rooster Huschen (2C)
  13. James DeYoung (1T)
  14. Randy Fendryk (60"-Hickey)
  15. Zach Setum (13"-Kloiber)

  16. Zach Lambie
  17. RJ Nowak
  18. Thomas McAllister
  19. Phil Monson
  20. Tim Pace
  21. Travis Loessin
  22. Thomas Kloiber
  23. John Hickey