Baby Boks to tour Argentina

Dawie Theron has selected a squad of 30 players for the SA U20s’ tour to Argentina in March.

In preparations for the Junior World Championship in Italy in June, head coach Theron will take a 30-man squad to Argentina for three matches. Varsity Cup and Vodacom Cup players will be released for the tour, but players in the Super Rugby setup will not be available.

The squad will meet up in Johannesburg on 10 Match before their departure to Buenos Aires three days later.

Baby Boks’ tour fixtures:
16 March: SA U20s v Argentina XV
19 March: SA U20s v Argentina U20s
24 March: SA U20s v Argentina U20s

Baby Boks squad:
Fullbacks: Ulrich Beyers (Bulls), Riaan Britz (Free State).
Wings: Wandile Mjekevu (Lions), Emil Schwarz (Sharks), Courtnall Skosan (Bulls), Sizo Maseko (WP).
Centres: Francois Venter (Bulls), Bradley Moolman (Bulls), Micheal van der Spuy (WP).
Flyhalves: Johan Goosen (Free State), John Welthagen (Leopards), Tony Jantjies (Bulls).
Scrumhalves: Ricky Schroeder (WP), Kevin Luiters (Free State).
Loose forwards: Nizaam Carr (WP), Marcel Coetzee (Sharks), Francois Kleinhans (Sharks), Cornell du Preez (Leopards), Arno Botha (Bulls), Jean Cook (Free State).
Locks: Eben Etzebeth (WP), Carl Wegner (Free State), Jose Julies (Bulls), Wilhelm van der Sluys (WP).
Hookers: Bongi Mbonambi (Blue Bulls), Micheal van Vuuren (EP).
Props: Juan Schoeman (Bulls), Jon Roy Jenkins (Leopards), Nicholas Schonnet (Sharks), Stephan Kotze (Free State).