Garry Ellery was one of the best in a Cowboys win against Wattles yesterday.
Garry Ellery was one of the best in a Cowboys win against Wattles yesterday. Gerard Walsh

Duo star as Cowboys win derby

GARRY Ellery and Paul Cantwell were the best as the Warwick Cowboys beat Wattles 30-22 in the local derby at Platz Oval yesterday.

Wattles led 16-12 at half-time and scored in the 18th minute of the second half to lead 22-18.

Cowboys back Lincoln Cutmore positioned himself well to score two tries in quick succession to put his side up 28-22.

Michael O’Keefe kicked a late penalty for a 30-22 victory.

Second rower Brayden Hockings impressed with some fine offloads and his usual strong defence, while John Trindall had a strong game after being moved from the front row to centre.

Lock Aaron Scheid scored two tries and was tireless for Wattles while second rowers Luke Baker and Glen McMillan had strong games. Russell McMillan played well in the centres.

In the fourth Legends of League game, Cambooya Old Boys defeated Wattles Legends 20-0.

Scores: A-grade: Warwick 30 (Lincoln Cutmore 2, David Hallman, Aaron McVeigh, Brayden Hockings tries, Michael O’Keefe 5 goals) d Wattles 22 (Aaron Scheid 2, Jeffrey Nielson, Brenden Wilson tries, Brady Glass 2, Robert Woodbridge goals).

Reserve grade: Wattles 56 (Dean Cubby 2, Jordon Henry 2, Brandon Cubby, Aaron Hooper, Tim Hentschel, Walter McIntosh, Mark Duggan, Jeffrey Nielson, Ian Brown tries, Anthony McIntosh 5, Brandon Cubby 1 goals) d Warwick 10 (Nathan Horne, John Trindall tries, Adam Byrne goal).

Under 18: Warwick 30 (Michael O’Keefe 2, Regan McNicol 2, Joe McIvor, Patrick McGahan tries, Lincoln Cutmore 3 goals) d Wattles 6 (Alex Morris try, James Johnson 1 goal).



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