SA schoolboy review (9 June)

Schoolboy Derby reviews all the major 1st XV played over the weekend.


The Paarl powers won their fixtures of the weekend, with Boishaai downing Boland Landbou 20-10 and Gimmes recording a 28-13 triumph over a tough SACS outfit.

Paul Roos thrashed De Kuilen 55-0, while there were also wins for Wynberg and Tygerberg.

Wynberg 26 Bishops 14
Paarl Boys’ 20 Boland Landbou 10
De Kuilen 0 Paul Roos 55
Tygerberg 38 Rondebosch 17
SACS 13 Paarl Gym 28
Strand 26 Bellville 27


Queen’s dominated Stirling in a one-side contest, which they won 78-6. Kingswood also beat Muir convincingly (34-15), while St Andrew’s got the better of Selborne (16-8).

Dale returned to winning ways after their unbeaten streak was ended by Grey PE last weekend. They downed Cambridge 31-18 for their 13th win from 14 games.

Dale 31 Cambridge 8
Kingswood 34 Muir 15
Hudson Park 39 Port Rex 14
Queen’s 78 Stirling 5
St Andrew’s 16 Selborne 8


The spoils were shared in Durban between Glenwood and Martizburg College. The Green Machine held the lead in the second half, but the visitors finished off strongly to force the 16-16 stalemate. Watch out for the return leg at Martizburg College on 4 August.

Kearsney continued their winning streak with an easy 20-3 win over Westville, while Michaelhouse continued their successful year with a 24-14 victory over DHS.

Glenwood 16 Maritzburg College 16
Northwood 5 St Charle’s 3
Kearsney 20 Westville 3
Michaelhouse 24 DHS 14


Waterkloof downed Menlopark 47-34, while Garsfontein thrashed John Vorster 80-10.

There were also tight wins for St Alban’s, St Stithians and Centurion.

Menlopark 34 Waterkloof 47
St Alban’s 22 St David’s 19
St Stithians 14 St Benedict’s 12
Garsfontein 80 John Vorster 10
Centurion 24 Eldoraigne 22