SWD held on to claim a 39-31 win over the Sharks, while there were wins for Boland, the Pumas and Western Province on day three of the U18 Craven Week on Wednesday.
Schoolboys from Paul Roos, Paarl Boys’ High and Paarl Gim should represent Boland at the annual SA Rugby Youth Weeks, writes DYLAN JACK.
Western Province got their U18 Craven Week campaign off to a solid start by beating Boland 50-24 on day one in Bloemfontein on Monday. DYLAN JACK reports.
The clashes between Western Province and Boland and the Free State and Sharks will highlight an entertaining first day of the U18 Craven Week in Bloemfontein, writes DYLAN JACK.
Pumas will meet Boland and Western Province will face Griquas next Sunday in the semi-finals of the Rugby Challenge.
The Stormers scored 13 tries in their 87-5 hammering of the Boland Cavaliers in Wellington on Friday.
The SWD Eagles claimed a 36-24 comeback victory against the Valke, while there were also wins for the Boland Cavaliers and Border Bulldogs in the Currie Cup First Division on Saturday.
Boland and the Valke claimed convincing victories in the opening round of the Currie Cup First Division, while the Leopards also made a winning start.
Highlights of Boland’s 19-17 win against the Blue Bulls at the U18 Craven Week in Paarl.
Flyhalf Lionel April was named the U18 Craven Week Hero of the Day after scoring a try in Boland’s 19-17 win against the Blue Bulls.