The Buffalo Rugby Club D3 side continued its strong Fall 2017 season with a comprehensive 119-0 win over Tri-Cunty Lockport. Bill Hein captained the side in his last match for BRC scoring a try and a conversion, and leading from the front. In addition to Hein, 12 players scored at least one try in the match.
BRC's D2 side had a harder time vs Rochester Aardvarks. After falling behind 14-0 in the first 10 minutes of the match and trailing 20-11 at the half, BRC needed to regroup during the half-time break. The side maintained their composure, running the attack pattern, and surged to a 31-20 lead in the first 20 minutes of the second half. A late converted try by the Aardvarks lead to a final score of 31-27 in favor of Buffalo. The side showed great determination and all 22 players contributed to an important come-from-behind win.
d3 Buffalo 119 - Tricounty Tridents (Lockport,Batavia) 0
d2 Buffalo 31 - Rochester Aardvarks 27 ( halftime 8-20 )