29 March, 2022
Gladiators start on a loss
THE Mareeba Gladiators travelled down to Alley Park in Gordonvale over the weekend for their first game of the 2022 season against Southern Suburbs, finishing 26-24 and taking their first loss of the season.
There was only one try difference between the two teams with Suburbs crossing the line five times compared to the Gladiators four.
However, Gladiator Trezman Banjo put all four of their conversions through the posts, bringing the game down to a two-point difference.
Robert Pedersen, Huburt Elu, George Major and Banjo all crossed the line for the Gladiators over the course of the match however the final game winning try eluded them.
The Gladiators will now travel down to Tully to play against the Tigers for their second matchup.