The Apia Barracudas and Apia Maroons have claimed the 2022 Rugby League Samoa Men’s and Women’s titles respectively following Saturday’s Grand Finals at ACP Stadium in Lotopa.
In the Men’s Final. the Apia Barracudas reversed 2021’s Grand Final result, edging the St Joseph’s based club to run out 16 – 14 victors and claim their second premiership in three years, whilst in the Women’s Final, the Apia Maroons ran out 8 – 0 winners.
In the other finals played on the Saturday, the Vaitele West Tigers claimed third spot with a 32 – 26 win over the Letava Bulldogs, whilst the Faleasiu Cowboys claimed fifth with their 38 – 8 win over the Malie Sharks.
Fifth Place Play-Off:
Faleasiu Cowboys 38 – 8 Malie Sharks
Third Place Play-Off:
Letava Bulldogs 26 – 32 Vaitele West Tigers
Women’s Grand Final:
Apia Maroons 8 – 0 Marist Angels
Men’s Grand Final:
Marist Saints 14 – 16 Apia Barracudas