The Milwaukee Barbarians division 1 side hosted the Griffins (Chicago, IL) this past Saturday in Milwaukee.
The visitors went out to an early lead with a try at the 5-minute mark.
The 5-0 score would remain until the Griffins dotted down again at 39 minutes to head into half-time with a 10-0 lead.
The Barbarians hit back 10 minutes into the second half with a pair of tries from Drzewiecki, each converted by Vigder. With 25 minutes remaining, the Barbarians led 14-0.
The final 12 minutes of the match saw lots of action with the Griffins converting a try to take the lead, then the Barbos landing a penalty to draw the match at 17 with 7 minutes remaining.
After a lot pressure, the Griffins sealed the win with a 78-minute try.
Despite the loss, the Barbarians take home a bonus-point for the narrow loss.
At 6th place in the division, the Barbarians hit the road tomorrow to take on the 8th-ranked Dragon (Davenport, IA).
|4'||TR score||CHIG||0 - 5||#8 - Peterson, Scott|
|32'||Y card||CHIG||0 - 5||#9 - Stringer, Luke|
|39'||TR score||CHIG||0 - 10||#8 - Peterson, Scott|
|50'||TR score||MIL||5 - 10||#14 - Drzewiecki, Matt|
|51'||CV score||MIL||7 - 10||#10 - Vigder, Nick|
|55'||TR score||MIL||12 - 10||#14 - Drzewiecki, Matt|
|56'||CV score||MIL||14 - 10||#10 - Vigder, Nick|
|67'||TC sub||MIL||14 - 10||Off: #7 - #7 - Sims, Anthony|
On: #16 - #16 - Nowak, Robert
|68'||TR score||CHIG||14 - 15||#8 - Peterson, Scott|
|69'||CV score||CHIG||14 - 17||#9 - Stringer, Luke|
|72'||TC sub||MIL||14 - 17||Off: #12 - #12 - Talbot, Jason|
On: #21 - #21 - Mross, Alex
|72'||TC sub||MIL||14 - 17||Off: #8 - #8 - Walczak, Ryan|
On: #18 - #18 - loots, johannes
|73'||PK score||MIL||17 - 17||#10 - Vigder, Nick|
|78'||TR score||CHIG||17 - 22||#6 - Najor, Matthew|
The complete and official match report can be found at here USA.