Boland close Saints Festival with a bang

Boland Landbou thrashed Helpmekaar 59-7 in the final match on day one of the St Stithians Easter Festival on Thursday.

Boland Landbou recorded the biggest win of the day as they eased to a 52-point win over Helpmekaar. Trinity and Noord-Kaap also picked up big victories as they downed Graeme (40-17) and hosts St Stithians (34-12) respectively.

Namibia’s Windhoek beat the sponsored invitational XV 36-10, while Northwood edged Kingswood 14-13 in an exciting duel.

Day two will resume on Saturday, with the highlight matches seeing Boland Landbou face Windhoek and Noord-Kaap tackle Northwood.

DAY ONE RESULTS (THURSDAY 5 APRIL):
Graeme 17 Trinity 40
St Stithians 12 Noord-Kaap 34
Windhoek High School (Namibia) 36 Standard Bank Invitational XV 10
Northwood 14 Kingswood 13
Boland Landbou 59 Helpmekaar 7

DAY TWO (SATURDAY 7 APRIL):
Kingswood vs Trinity (10:45 k/o)
Graeme vs Standard Bank Invitational XV (12:05 k/o)
Noord-Kaap vs Northwood (13:25 k/o)
Boland Landbou vs Windhoek (14:45 k/o)
St Stithians vs Helpmekaar (16:15 k/o)

By Gareth Duncan