South Perth Lions v Fremantle Roosters
In the tussle of the top two teams South Perth Lions gained the upper hand early leading Fremantle Roosters 22 – 6 into halftime. Trying to play their way back into the game Fremantle continued to test the defensive effort of the Lions throughout the second half but the Lions were up to the task never letting the Roosters gain any momentum.
The fulltime score of 30 – 16 sees South Perth with a week off and heading into consecutive Grand Finals. While Fremantle will look to regroup and forge ahead into next weeks Preliminary final.
Rockingham Sharks v North Beach Sea Eagles
Playing under lights and in front of their home crowd Rockingham took full advantage of the conditions to be in front 18 – 0 at halftime. Responding to the challenge the Sea Eagles were better in the second half but the Sharks absorbed any pressure North Beach were able to mount and ran out winners 34 – 20 to keep their season alive and progress through to next week.