Garsfontein crowned Blue Bulls provincial champions

Hoerskool Garsfontein defeated Hoerskool Oos Moot 31-12, in the finals of the Blue Bulls U/17 Provincials, securing their spot in the Schools 7s Championships.

The boys from Pretoria proved to be strong title contenders in the group stages as they defeated all of their opponents with ease proceeding through to the quarters where they saw off rivals Menlo Park in a 28-10 thriller.

Undefeated Hoerskool Affies, were hoping to stop the Garsies when the two giants locked horns in the semi-finals but it wasn’t to be as they suffered a 28-17 loss.

Hoerskool Oos Moot, were the next team anticipating to spoil the Garsfontein party when the two sides met in the finals. Oos Moot put in a good showing in the first stanza, as the game went into the break at 12-12.

Garsfontein came out the stronger side in the second half, playing with great speed and physique while Oos Moot couldn’t cope with the speed of Jurich Claasens who walked away with the player of the tournament as the Garsies wrapped up the game with an incredible 31-12 win.

Day Two Results

Group A
Affies 22- 12 Midstream
Eldograigne 17-10 Overkruin

Group B
Garsfontein 55-0 Wonderbroom
Zwartkop 19-19 PTHS

Group C
Menlopark 49-15 Sutherland
PBHS 12 – 21Oos Moot

Group D
Waterkloof 24 – 0 HTS JV
Erasmus 5-  59 Montana

Quarter finals
Affies 33 – 19 Montana
Garsfontein 28 – Menlo
Waterkloof 24 – 5 Eldograigne
Oos Moot 26 – 5 Zwartkop

Semi finals
Affies 17- 28 Garsfontein
Waterkloof 21 – 31 Oos Moot

3rd/4th Place
Waterkloof 19 - 26 Affies

Final
Oos Moot 12 – 31 Garsfontein