The Battle of Balgowan between Hilton College and Michaelhouse will always be one of those matches that will attract thousands of adherent supporters.

And for scenic splendour there is no better day out than a drive down Nottingham Road on a winter’s day to witness the spectacle on “Meadows” at House.

What makes this match even more important is that Hilton College produced a special performance on the 7th of May this year to beat their neighbours 18-14 in an absorbing match. Yet a trip up to Michaelhouse HQ is a far more daunting prospect and the chance of Hilton repeating that result one that House will be doing everything to prevent.

Neither team have had a particularly strong season this year and Hilton can draw confidence from...

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PIETER JORDAAN will take the field for the first time Saturday for the Free State’s Cravenweek-rugbyside when they face the Griffons at the North West Stadium in Welkom since he left the field for Grey College against Paarl Gimnasium in Kimberley. 

Jordaan played with an injured knee at the Wildeklawer-tournament and did not look the class player who was named in the South African High Performance Under-16 squad after the conclusion of the Grant Komo-week last year. Jordaan is the younger...

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Six new caps has been named in the Springboks end of year squad for the Grand Slam-tour. Michaelhouse has produced their first Springbok with the selection of Patrick Lambie. The youngster was one of the outstanding players in this year's Currie Cup competition and scored 25 points in the Sharks' victory of 30-10 over Western Province in the final of the tournament in Durban. Lambie represented SA Schools in 2007 and 2008.
Grey College of Bloemfontein produced their 35th Springbok-player in...

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VOORTREKKER en Hentie Cilliers is ongetwyfeld die vroeë gunstelinge om as kampioen van die Griffon-liga gekroon te word. Die twee spanne is die enigste twee onoorwonne spanne in die liga en het Saterdag albei oortuigende seges behaal.
Die Trekkers het Riebeeckstad 71-0 verwoes. Die span van Bethlehem was reeds rustyd 37-0 stewig in die saal. Die span se flank Ruan Janse van Rensburg, senter Christo Wessels em Meyer Maré het elk twee keer agter die doellyn gaan kuier. Trekkers het 13 drieë in...

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GREY-KOLLEGE het in Johan Goosen een van die beste skole-losskakels nog in die geskiedenis van Suid-Afrikaanse skole-rugby. Goosen het nie minder as 567 punte die afgelope twee seisoene op die rugbyveld opgestapel nie. 
Die losskakel het reeds besluit om sy loopbaan in die Vrystaat by die Cheetahs voort te sit. Die afrigter van die Vrystaat-Cheetahs, Naka Drotkské, het self vroeër vanjaar gesê indien Goosen hom met sy spel kan oortuig dat hy beter as Sias Ebersohn en Louis Strydom kan...

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