Mersing, Johor Bharu cruised to final.
2 February 2017 – Mersing under 18 will face Johor Bharu Under 18 today in MSS Johor Rugby Under 18 final. Both team meet their expectation as they cruised in their group as well as in the semi final match.
Johor Bharu won the group A in style when they overcame Kota Tinggi 65 – 0 in the opening match. They registered the biggest win in the tournament so far when they demolished Segamat 112 – 0. Johor Bharu lets the first 3 points to their opponent in the semi final when they cruised with 36 – 3 win over Pasir Gudang.
Mersing received a great fight in the first match when Pengerang gave their all. Mersing used all the experienced and overcome them 12 – 7. Tangkak unable to provide any problem for Mersing as Mersing comfortably won the match 74 – 0. Mersing overcame the host, Batu Pahat 24 – 5 to set up the much awaited encounter against Johor Bharu in the Semi Final.
The 3/4 places match will between Pasir Gudang and Batu Pahat will start at 3.00pm while the final match will start right after the end of the match. Both matches will take place at Kolej Vokasional Batu Pahat.
Meanwhile, Pasir Gudang will have a team in the final as the Under 12 touch team will face Kluang in the final. The Under 12 final will take place at SMK Tun Aminah.