Bosch could be SA U20's lucky charm

Junior Springbok utility back Curwin Bosch hopes that his birthday on 25 June, the same day as the World Rugby Under-20 Championship final, will be a lucky charm for the team in the international showpiece in Manchester, England.

Monnas end Glenwood's unbeaten run

Monument (Monnas) ended Glenwood's unbeaten season with a 40-15 win in Krugersdorp on Saturday in their Mutual & Federal Premier Interschools encounter.


Glenwood, who were without three of their top players for the Premier Interschools clash, failed to gain momentum. The Mon...

Kearsney on top against Hilton

Kearsney College hosted Hilton College for their 95th Founders Day Anniversary on Saturday 04 June with Kearsney enjoying success in both the 1st team rugby and hockey fixtures. 



Kearsney 1st XV beat Hilton College 1st...

Paul Roos blitz past SACS

An eleven minute blitz by hosts Paul Roos Gimnasium in which they scored four converted tries saw them get ahead and in the end just stay ahead of visitors, The South African College High School (SACS) in their annual Winters Day fixture.


SACS led twelve points to nil up until the t...

Weekend results: 04 June

It was once again an exciting weekend of schoolboy rugby with some major upsets and close encounters. 


Monnas ensured that their impeccable Mutual and Federal Premier Interschools record against Glenwood remained intact with a 40 - 15 win in Krugersdorp in their televised encou...

Monnas vs Glenwood on TV

Monument will host the world champion Glenwood 'Green Machine' in Krugersdorp on Saturday in a match that will be broadcast live on SuperSport as part of the Mutual & Federal Premier Interschools series. 


The match will be broadcast live on SuperSport 1 (Channel 201...

Bulls name provincial schools teams

The Blue Bulls have named some powerful squads for the Under-18 Craven Week, Under-18 Academy Week and Under-16 Grant Khomo Week compeititons in July.


The majority of the Craven Week squad come from Affies and Garsfontein with both schools chalking up nine players each to the squad ...

Weekend preview: 04 June

SSN takes a look at the school rugby 1st XV fixtures taking place over the first weekend of June 2016.


With no Super Rugby this weekend, school rugby fans will be treated to an epic derby between Monument and Glenwood on SuperSport 1 at 12h55 on Saturday 01 June. 

Baby Boks head to World Cup

The Junior Springboks on Thursday departed for the World Rugby Under-20 Championship in Manchester, England, with high hopes of winning the title following an intense two-month training camp in Cape Town.

The team will meet Japan in their opening pool match on Tuesday, 7 June, ...

2016 Academy Week fixtures

Fixtures for the Under-18 Academy Week which takes runs concurrently with the Under-18 Craven Week at Kearsney College from 11 - 16 July 2016. 


All the Academy Week matches are set to be played on the AH Smith Oval at Kearsney with the Craven Week games taking place on the Stot...

2016 Craven Week fixtures

The annual Coca-Cola Under-18 Craven Week is just a month away and there are already some mouthwatering encounters scheduled for the opening two days at Kearsney College.


Last year, Western Province hammere...

Strauss is 3rd Grey boy to captain Boks

On Monday 30 May 2016, Springbok coach Allister Coetzee named former Grey College pupil Adriaan Strauss as the 57th Springbok rugby captain.


Strauss becomes the first Old Grey to lead the Boks since Theuns Stofberg in 1980 did so against South America in 1980. Stofberg did so in the...

Boishaai extend streak to 32

Paarl Boys High extended their winning streak to 32 games after beating Paul Roos Gimnasium 28 - 3 at the Markötter on Saturday in their Mutual and Federal Premier Interschools encounter.


The visitors got off to a scintillat...

Preview: Monnas vs Glenwood

On Saturday 04 June 2016 the seventh edition of the 206 Mutual & Federal Premier Interschools rugby series moves back up north to Krugersdorp for the match between Monument High and Glenwood High.


The latter c...

SWD pick rugby teams

South Western Districts (SWD) have named their Under-18 teams for the upcoming Craven and Academy Weeks. 


Unsurprisingly, 12 of the Craven We...

EP name schools rugby teams

Eastern Province and Eastern Province Country Districts have named their Under-18 and Under-16 teams to participate in the various SARU Youth Rugby weeks over the winter holidays. 


EP U18 Craven Week team:

1st XV rugby results - 28 May

SSN rounds up all the 1st XV rugby results from the weekend of 28 May.


Highlights: Paarl Boys' High kept their unbeaten streak intact with awin over Paul Roos in Stellenbosch. Grey High School smashed Eastern Cape rivals St Andrew's. Hudson Park claimed a memorable win over ...