Wattles play Valleys in final but beware of Dalby in the TRL
RUGBY LEAGUE: It will be Wattles and Valleys doing battle in the Madsen Rasmussen Trophy final in the TRL.
Valleys Roosters secured the second spot in the final and will host Wattles in A grade at Herb Steinohrt Oval on Sunday.
The Roosters secured top spot on the ladder heading into the second round of the TRL with a 26-24 win over Gatton at Cahill Park.
Wattles led going into the final games of the first round but could not increase their competition points at the weekend due to the bye.
Dalby have given the rest of the TRL premiership a timely reminder of their ability, producing a 34-26 win over Highfields at home on Saturday night.
A back-and-forth affair saw both sides trade punches throughout the first half, with neither able to land the knockout blow.
In the other Satuday match, Oakey got back into the winner's list with a 74-10 win over Southern Suburbs at home.
Josh Stanton returned to the line-up with a hat-trick, while Wally Pegler and Dylan Haaijer finished with doubles, giving Oakey a much needed win heading into the second round.
A try in the 80th minute gifted Goondiwindi their second win this season, with a 24-20 victory over Brothers in the TRL.
Warwick beat Pittsworth in a close game to maintain its spot in the top five.