The month of July is undoubtedly the most exciting time on the school rugby calendar with the various National Rugby Weeks taking place across the country.
2014 National School Rugby Weeks fixtures:
- U18 Craven Week: 13 – 19 July at HTS Middelburg
- U18 Academy Week: 06 – 10 July in Wellington
- U16 Grant Khomo Week: 06 – 10 July in Pretoria
The head coach for the Eastern Province Craven Week team is Louis Gerber, from Framesby, who will be assisted by Pedro Somerset from Arcadia and Christiaan van Schalkwyk from Brandwag. Team manager is Sibenzile Hoko from Lungisa.
- Eastern Province team: 1. Lupumlo Mguca (DP), 2. Alandre van Rooyen (NM), 3. Erich de Jager (B), 4. Stephan Janse van Vuuren (B), 5. Wihan Coetzer (F), 6. SF Nieuwoudt (F), 7. Johan van Niekerk (G) – Captain, 8. Sipathu Pokamela (G, 9. Rouche Nel (F), 10. Curwin Bosch (G), 11. Darren Lottering (HSS), 12. Heino Bezuidenhout (DP) – Vice Captain, 13. Jeremy Ward (G), 14. Athi Mayinje (G) , 15. Keanu Vers (G)
- Reserves: 16. Robin Stevens (G), 17. Kaden Prince (B), 18. Roche van Zyl (F), 19. Morney Moos (B), 20. Nathan Augustus (P), 21. Tiaan Stander (F), 22. Lunathi Nxele (M)
The head coach for the Eastern Province Country Districts team is Alan Miles from St Andrews and his two assistant coaches are John de Vos and Gert van Wyk. Their team manager is George Lamani.
- Eastern Province Country Districts team: 1. X Vos (GC), 2. A le Roux (HLM), 3. NJ Oosthuizen (HLM), 4. H Viljoen (HLM), 5. P Crouse (VOLK), 6. I Strauss (VOLK), 7. E Joubert (GILL), 8. L Van Jaasveld (HLM) – Captain, 9. C Williams (CG), 10. J Shelly (KC), 11. K Ansa (UNION), 12. C Hertz (KC), 13. D Cameron (KC) – Vice Captain, 14. F Mapaling (GC), 15. B Christian (GC)
- Reserves: 16. JP Barkhuizen (PA), 17. MC van Damme (BKS), 18. M Mboxwana (CHS), 19. E September (CG), 20. R Calitz (GC), 21. T van Solms (VOLK), 22. J Twum-Boafo (GC)
The Head coach for the Eastern Province Academy Team is Jaco Jansen van Rensburg from Pearson. He will be assisted by Johan du Toit and Siswe Kobese. The team manager is Elliot Barendse.
- Eastern Province team: 1. Luthando Fini (P) , 2. Andre Lategan (F), 3. Siwe Masoziwe (HTS), 4. Kamva Dilima (G) , 5. Micheal de Marco (G), 6. Duan du Plessis (DP), 7. Xolisa Matshoba (P), 8. Dean van der Westhuzen (NM) – Vice Captain, 9. Luciano Grootboom (DP) , 10. Denver Klue (DP) – Captain , 11. Mohammed Connely (G) , 12. Malan Marais (F), 13. Tiaan LourensF, 14. Nkosi Ntebe (P) , 15. Duwayne Baartman (P)
- Reserves: 16. Joshua Mudrovcic (G), 17. Mathew Howes (G), 18. Pierre janicke (NM), 19. Mihlali Mosi (M) , 20. Yomalela Keswa (M) , 21. Darren Domingo (NM) , 22. Garrick Mattheus (G)
The head coach for the Eastern Province Academy: Country Districts team is Neil Schroeder, who will be assisted by Damien Aarends and Owen Stride. Team manager is J. Plaatjies.
- Eastern Province Country Districts team: 1. S Vulindlu (CHS), 2. Z Mpalisa (ANHS), 3. A De Beer (VOLK), 4. A Cumming (HSM), 5. F Van Der Westhuizen (KC) – Captain , 6. R Kruger (GILL), 7. L Thabaneng (HSM), 8. D Louw (VOLK), 9. A Nkothani (BHS), 10. J Lourens (HLM), 11. G Flitoor (BHS), 12. G Blom (MID SEK), 13. Siya Siaw (GC) – Vice Captain, 14. S Mkaza (TEMP), 15. W Meaker (GILL)
- Reserves: 16. F Jordaan (GILL), 17. M Ferreira (HLM), 18. K Tiya (BHS), 19. F Roodt (HLM), 20. L Makinani (UNION), 21. A van Ster (MID SEK), 22. C Nel (BHS)
The Head coach for the Eastern Province Grant Khomo U16 team is Derik Olivier (HLM) who will be assisted by Sebastian Hilpert and Xola Lupuwana. The team manager is James Yamile.
- Eastern Province U16 team: 1. T MANGWANA (KC), 2. S KLUYTS (KIRK), 3. E Pieters (KC), 4. W Duckit (FRAM), 5. C Thalrose (G), 6. P Gunter (DP), 7. Losaba (KC), 8. T Groenewald (G) – Captain, 9. E Jantjies (HTS) – Vice Captain, 10. M Olivier (B), 11. L Smith (HSS), 12. S Mzanywa (KC), 13. S Njezula (G), 14. C Lewis (VOLK), 15. H Pieterse (DP)
- Reserves: 16. H Gizler (B), 17. S Sandi (SAC), 18. Rikus van As (HSD), 19. R Le Roux (F), 20. B Jonck (NM), 21. V Isaacs (HLM), 22. A Halom (KC)
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