23rd National Deaf Rugby Championships 2016

At Massey Park, Papakura, Auckland, New Zealand

Results

Southern beat Northern Zones15 - 5halftime 5 - 0
Southern scores Tries: Reuben Buzzard, Matthew Findsen
Conversion: Paul Walker
Penalty goal: Paul Walker
Northern scores Try: Eli Elisara
Central beat Northern Zones13 - 7halftime 3 - 7
Central scores Tries: Henry Schuster, Ben Webb
Penalty goal: Darryl Alexander
Northern scores Try: Mitchell MacPherson
Conversion: Tama Albert
Southern beat Central Zones24 - 24halftime 5 - 12
Southern scores Tries: Paul Walker (2), Matthew Findsen, Brett Harborne
Conversion: Herbie Agnew (2)
Central scores Tries: Tane Stubbs (2), Henry Schuster, Kamau Wise
Conversion: Darryl Alexander (2)

Leader Scores

PlayerTriesConversionsPenalty goalsDropped goalPoints
Paul Walker (S) 2=10 1=2 1=3 - 15
Matthew Findsen (S) 2=10 - - - 10
Henry Schuster (C) 2=10 - - - 10
Tane Stubbs (C) 2=10 - - - 10
Darryl Alexander (C)  - 2=4 1=3 - 7
Ben Webb (C) 1=5 - - - 5
Reuden Buzzard (S) 1=5 - - - 5
Brett Harborne (S) 1=5 - - - 5
Kamau Wise (C) 1=5 - - - 5
Eli Elisara (N) 1=5 - - - 5
Mitchell MacPerson (N) 1=5 - - - 5
Herbie Agnew (S) - 1=2 - - 2
Tama Albert (N) - 1=2 - - 2

Most Valuable Player of the National Deaf Rugby Inter-Zonal Championship 2016:

Matt Hollis – (Central)

The Best of the Tournament:

Tama Albert (Northern)

Tane Stubbs (Central)

Paul Walker (Southern)

Trophy Competition Points:

1. Pre Match

Appearance, Punctuality, Sprigs, Team Sheet, General Behaviour

2. Sportsmanship 

Discipline, Control of Captain, Language, General Attitude Etc, "Sin Bin" Penalise under NZDRFU rule.

3. Law Knowledge and Acceptance of Decisions

Northern Marlins 1998, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2010, 2014
Southern Zone 1999, 2011, 2012, 2015
Central Zone 2000, 2004, 2005, 2008, 2009, 2013, 2016