St. Patrick's Day Shenanigans in Pacific Northwest

Women's Division II: Pacific Northwest:
Bend Lady Roughriders showed why they are on top, galloping into Oregon Sports Union D2 and winning 5-46.  Emerald City Mudhens were at home and inched closer to the top of the standings, beating Chuckanut Bay Geoducks 21-0. 

Women's Division II: Northern California:
An anticipated game between San Francisco Golden Gate (SFGG) and Life West D2 did not take place, as the Gladiatrix unfortunately forfeit the previous day, leaving SFGG still in the hunt.   

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Old Mission Beach Athletic Club (OMBAC) easily handled Santa Monica Dolphins, 41-3.  Underdog Life West Gladiators came from behind and beat Belmont Shore 17-19.  SFGG and Olympic Club swapped leads a couple times, with SFGG coming out on top 44-31

Men's Division II: Pacific Northwest:
Snake River, was busier than a leprechaun guarding gold this St. Patrick's Day, as they handed Tacoma Nomads a tough loss 50-5 in league play. They then went on to win a small tournament hosted by their cross-town brothers, 43rd State.  They played DIII powerhouse Bend in the final.  No score in the first half, but Snake slithered away with a 17-5 victory at the final whistle.  The tournament featured 10 teams from around the region. 

Elsewhere, Eastside Tsunami gained top position by drowning ORSU 25-34. Portland Pigs were outpaced at home by visiting Valley Kangaroos, 17-32.

Men's Division II: Northern California:
Life West Gladiators D2 beat San Jose Seahawks, 27-12, while Vacaville Old Dogs and Bay Area Baracus raced to a score of 50-40, with the visiting dogs howling in victory.  Sacramento Blackhawks travelled to East Palo Alto and narrowly beat the Razorbacks 29-34, while SFGG D2 defended home turf against Santa Rosa 43-21, despite giving up a try in the 3rd minute of the game and then going down a man, via a small yellow square, mid-way through the first half.    

Men's Division III: Pacific Northwest:
Speaking of the Roughriders, Bend were victorious in league play, as they handled 43rd State Crimson Lions 25-10. 

Men's Division IIIA: Northern California:
Diablo Old Gaels easily pushed their way past Berkeley 19-66, holding steady in the ranks while the number one Colusa County was upset by Chico Mighty Oaks 31-41.  Colusa remains in first by points, with only a one-point margin between them and Diablo.  Google had a hard time with visiting Redwood Empire 22-38. 

Men's Division IIIB: Northern California:
Mendocino Steam Donkeys upset visiting Central Coast Beach Dogs, sending them back to the kennels after a 39-29 win.  Sacramento Blackhawks B cleared the San Francisco Fog by a score of 38-52.  The Reno Zephyrs and San Joaquin-Stanislaus game was cancelled.