Tobacco Road Rugby Starts 1-1-1

Durham-based Tobacco Road men’s rugby started the fall season 1-1-1 after 43-27  win at Triad and 45-38 loss at Clayton and opening 40-40 draw with Cape Fear (CSN, Sep 2019) as they rebuild club for Div. 3 competition.

They have home games with New Bern and Raleigh Div. 3 in October before traveling to Charlotte Barbarians in November. Check club’s Facebook page for details.

Jonathan Marshall and Matt Markovetz scored two tries each to lead TR over Triad on the road. Bryce Jahner, Corbin Moseley, Joseph Sherlock also scored. Jahner converted 3 and Adam Bulgrin one.

At Clayton, TR trailed 26-21 at half. Mar­kovetz and Moseley had two tries apiece, Jeff Cosgrove, Brad Viles one each. Sherlock converted 3 and Bulgrin one.