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High school rugby: Herriman wins U-18 Utah Rugby Open title

Published: Friday, Sept. 4 2015 7:39 p.m. MDT

SANDY — Kalisi Moli scored three times to lead Herriman to the Utah Rugby Open championship Saturday afternoon.

Herriman defeated Red Mountain (Arizona), 32-27, in the U-18 elite finals at Rio Tinto Stadium.

In the match’s opening minutes, Herriman took a 12-3 lead after a try by Moli and Brandon Jensen. Herriman enjoyed a 17-10 edge at halftime.

Moli added two more tries in the second half, at the 44:23 mark and the 53:11 mark, respectively, to seal the victory for Herriman.

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