Vikings, Tigers suffer defeats

BOTH the Nowra/Albatross Vikings and Bomaderry Tigers suffered home defeats in round 13 action at the weekend.

Vikings' Jeremiah Lenisaurua. Photo: DAMIAN McGILL

Vikings' Jeremiah Lenisaurua. Photo: DAMIAN McGILL

The Vikings lost 15.8-98 to 6.4-40 to the Wollongong Lions at Tom Smith Oval, despite goals from Nathan Darvill (three), Jake Evans, Jae Gleeson and Kenny Dann.

At Artie Smith Oval, the Tigers, who has numerous players unavailable, were defeated by the Shellharbour City Suns 20.16-136 to 4.8-32, despite strong games from Andrew Lee, Josh Laptha, Jeremy O'Byrne, Tom Hines, Luke McCann and Jack Boxsell.

Elsewhere, the Kiama Power remained in top spot following a hard fought 13.9-87 to 12-3-75 victory against the Figtree Kangaroos at Bonaira Oval, while Wollongong University Bulldogs rebounded against Northern Districts at Keira Oval, winning 15.14-104 to 3.7-25.