Klofies down Affies

Waterkloof recorded a 23-16 home win over Affies in Schoolboy Derby’s feature match on Saturday.

Klofies led 8-3 at half-time, with Affies doing well to trail by only five points as they lost SA Schools prop Pierre Schoeman to the sin bin for a dangerous tackle.

The hosts came out a stronger after the break, scoring 15 points to seal a famous victory – only their eighth win over Affies in their history.

In other results, Grey Bloem continued their winning run to the year with a 37-25 win over Henties Cilliers. The latter did well to trail 22-18 at half-time, but Grey Bloem were more clinical in the second half for the 12-point triumph.

Pretoria Boys’, who downed KES last weekend, crashed back down to earth with a 17-14 home loss to St Stithians. KES bounced back against St Alban’s with a convincing 34-3 victory. There were also big wins for Jeppe Boys’, Wynberg and Noord-Kaap.

Weekend results (24 March):
Waterkloof 23 Affies 16
Henties Cilliers 25 Grey Bloem 37
KES 34 St Alban’s 3
Pretoria Boys’ 14 St Stithians 17
Jeppe Boys’ 21 St John’s 17
Kempton Park 33 Florida 33
Wynberg 10 Methody (Ireland) 0
HTS Middelburg 24 Centurion 22
Noord-Kaap 33 Tygerberg 13
Monument 38 Transvalia 28
Menlo Park 21 Drostdy 17
Oos-Moot 0 Ben Vorster 66
Jim Fouche 53 Witteberg 5
Klerksdorp 6 Nelspruit 40
Helpmekaar 21 Voortrekker 22