Boys Rugby Schedule in Full - Term Two 2008.
The Boys Open Grade team will travel to Howick Intermediate on Tuesday 13th May for their first friendly game for 2008. They compete in the Eastern Zone Finals for Open Grade on Wednesday 4th June at Dunkirk Reserve in Panmure, were they will be hoping to reclaim the title last won in 2006. Only George and Victor remain from 2007 squad (see picture). The Under 45kg and under 55kg Boys compete in the Eastern Zone finals on Thursday 12th June at St Kentigerns College, Pakuranga.
We of course will have highlights of all these games, and detailed results on tamakitoday.blogspot.com.
In Barbarians 12 a side Rugby the Boys teams will host Sir Edmund Hillary Middle School in round one in all three grades. The Under 45kg Boys then play against Kowhai Intermediate in round three before hosting Bruce McClaren in the final round. The Under 55kg Boys are away to Robertson Road School in round two, hosting Hoani Waititi in round three and finally visiting Glen Eden Intermediate in round four. The Open Boys also go to Robertson Road School in round two, and finish the friendly competition by hosting Glenavon School in round three. With all games we will post the dates and the starting times here as soon as they're available.
All players require mouthguards for all games, and for Eastern Zone competition boots are required. Should our teams be successful they will advance to the Auckland Champion of Champions final in week eight.
In addition to all this coming in term two Victor, Douglas and friends will be broadcasting a series of videos teaching you how to play rugby! These will be available from next week! Stay tuned!