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NPC Division Two 1978

Teams variations
Relegated from NPC Division One 1977:Bay of Plenty - Marlborough
Promoted to NPC Division One 1978:North Auckland - South Canterbury

Final results

Regular season
North Island
Pos.TeamPtsPldWDLFADiff
1Bay of Plenty1487011608476Promoted
2Waikato14870120577128
3Wanganui1286021177146
4Poverty Bay884041281271
5Horowhenua88404101128-27
6Thames Valley7831488167-79
7Wairarapa Bush482061081053
8King Country48206106152-46
9East Coast1801785187-102

Bay
of
Plenty
East
Coast
HorowhenuaKing
Country
Poverty
Bay
Thames
Valley
WaikatoWairarapa
Bush
Wanganui
Bay
of
Plenty
-31-1523-1018-710-7
East
Coast
12-30-6-2115-3110-25
Horowhenua19-16-17-67-276-0
King
Country
26-11-19-2823-256-34
Poverty
Bay
19-14-17-203-167-15
Thames
Valley
11-229-90-22-16-12
Waikato3-1234-945-0-23-14
Wairarapa
Bush
26-610-1330-6-9-17
Wanganui14-64-317-718-19-

South Island
Pos.TeamPtsPldWDLFADiff
1Marlborough1055001243391Qualified for playoff
2Nelson Bays85401765422
3Mid Canterbury6530249418
4North Otago452035594-39
5West Coast251045381-28
6Buller050052781-54

Matches
Regular season
05/06/1978Buller - Nelson Bays6-13
24/06/1978West Coast - Buller17-6
06/07/1978West Coast - Mid Canterbury9-10
08/07/1978Buller - Mid Canterbury6-16
08/07/1978Nelson Bays - Marlborough6-19
11/07/1978Nelson Bays - Mid Canterbury8-0
22/07/1978North Otago - Buller12-6
12/08/1978Mid Canterbury - Marlborough0-15
17/08/1978Marlborough - North Otago35-18
19/08/1978Nelson Bays - North Otago26-12
20/08/1978Buller - Marlborough3-23
28/08/1978North Otago - West Coast10-4
08/09/1978Nelson Bays - West Coast23-17
09/09/1978Marlborough - West Coast32-6
16/09/1978Mid Canterbury - North Otago23-3

Matches schedule
30/09/1978 - Regular season
Waikato - Bay of Plenty3-12
23/09/1978 - Regular season
Poverty Bay - Bay of Plenty19-14
Wanganui - Waikato18-19
20/09/1978 - Regular season
East Coast - Waikato15-31
16/09/1978 - Regular season
Bay of Plenty - Wanganui10-7
Mid Canterbury - North Otago23-3
Poverty Bay - Waikato3-16
Wairarapa Bush - King Country10-13
14/09/1978 - Regular season
Horowhenua - King Country17-6
13/09/1978 - Regular season
East Coast - Wanganui10-25
10/09/1978 - Regular season
Bay of Plenty - Wairarapa Bush18-7
Poverty Bay - Wanganui7-15
09/09/1978 - Regular season
Marlborough - West Coast32-6
08/09/1978 - Regular season
Nelson Bays - West Coast23-17
07/09/1978 - Regular season
Thames Valley - Wairarapa Bush16-12
02/09/1978 - Regular season
Horowhenua - Poverty Bay7-27
31/08/1978 - Regular season
Wairarapa Bush - Poverty Bay30-6
29/08/1978 - Regular season
Thames Valley - East Coast9-9
Waikato - Horowhenua34-9
28/08/1978 - Regular season
North Otago - West Coast10-4
26/08/1978 - Regular season
King Country - East Coast26-11
Thames Valley - Horowhenua0-22
Wairarapa Bush - Wanganui9-17
23/08/1978 - Regular season
Bay of Plenty - Horowhenua31-15
20/08/1978 - Regular season
Buller - Marlborough3-23
Poverty Bay - Thames Valley17-20
19/08/1978 - Regular season
Nelson Bays - North Otago26-12
Waikato - Wairarapa Bush23-14
Wanganui - King Country4-3
17/08/1978 - Regular season
Marlborough - North Otago35-18
12/08/1978 - Regular season
Bay of Plenty - King Country23-10
Mid Canterbury - Marlborough0-15
Waikato - Thames Valley45-0
Wairarapa Bush - East Coast26-6
10/08/1978 - Regular season
Horowhenua - East Coast19-16
05/08/1978 - Regular season
East Coast - Poverty Bay6-21
King Country - Waikato6-34
Thames Valley - Bay of Plenty11-22
29/07/1978 - Regular season
Horowhenua - Wairarapa Bush6-0
King Country - Poverty Bay19-28
Wanganui - Thames Valley17-7
22/07/1978 - Regular season
East Coast - Bay of Plenty12-30
King Country - Thames Valley23-25
North Otago - Buller12-6
15/07/1978 - Regular season
Wanganui - Horowhenua14-6
11/07/1978 - Regular season
Nelson Bays - Mid Canterbury8-0
08/07/1978 - Regular season
Buller - Mid Canterbury6-16
Nelson Bays - Marlborough6-19
06/07/1978 - Regular season
West Coast - Mid Canterbury9-10
24/06/1978 - Regular season
West Coast - Buller17-6
05/06/1978 - Regular season
Buller - Nelson Bays6-13