Whakarewarewa lost an epic grand final to Mount Maunganui today 26-23 at Tauranga Domain.
Plenty of Whaka supporters travelled to Tauranga to watch the Baywide final today.
Straight from kick-off it was apparent the game was going to be a classic. Whaka were trailing 23-8 early in the second half, but drew level at 23-all with 10 minutes to go.
Mount kicked a penalty towards the end and held on to win.
Meanwhile, Waikite have progressed to the Baywide Division One final after defeating Arataki 21-17 today in their semifinal. They will face Paroa next weekend who defeated Kahukura 27-20 today.
Baywide results today:
Mount Maunganui 26 v Whakarewarewa 23
Tauranga 23 v Greerton Marist 20
Paroa 27 v Kahukura 20
Arataki 17 v Waikite 21
Ruatoki 20 v Papamoa 7
Judea 20 v Waimana 8
SENIOR B RESERVE
Ngongotaha 22 v Poroporo 30
Tauranga v Arataki TBC