Prop Elle Stitt pulls one back for the Gold Stars late, breaking through to score under the posts for a converted try just before FT. Gold Stars 16 - Seagulls 24.
Tweed extend their lead out to 14 with a converted try with 5 minutes remaining.
TRY! Mateeka Neilson breaks the deadlock and goes over under the posts. Converted. Tweed lead 18-10 with 11 minutes remaining.
Ten minutes into the second half and the score remains 18-4 Tweed.
Tweed go in again just before the break to take an 18-4 lead into the sheds.
It doesn't take long for the home side to extend their lead, spreading it wide, with Isabelle Lee crossing in the corner. Unconverted. 14-4 Tweed.
TRY! Steph Mooka proves too powerful, charging her way over the line for our first points of the afternoon. Unconverted. 10-4.
The Seagulls score their second in quick succession, this time with winger Brooke Saddler making a break and setting up her halfback Chantay Kiria-Ratu. Converted. Seagulls 10-0.
Tweed spread it left and come away with the first points of the match through their winger Brooke Saddler. Try unconverted. 4-0 Tweed.
The Gold Stars get the match underway!
Gold Stars going through their warm-ups out the back. 10 minutes until kickoff!
Just over an hour to go until kickoff. Note, all opening round matches of the BMD Premiership are being live streamed on QPlus TV.
The Gold Stars have arrived at Piggabeen Sports Complex for their BMD Premiership season-opener against the Seagulls.
Gold Stars head coach Gavin Lloyd named his side for their Round 1 clash against Tweed.