In many ways, sport is theatre. Every weekend brings multiple storylines with themes of redemption and reward, victory and heartbreak. The Baywide Premier women's rugby competition is no different with its many rivalries, star players and hard-hitting action. Today, the stage was set as Rangataua hosted Rangiuru, the team they beat 22-21 in last year's final. They were the top two teams throughout the 2018 season, nobody else came close, and for Rangiuru this weekend's round three match-up was an opportunity to put that loss behind them and gain some real momentum early in the 2019 season.
This time around