St Andrew’s Fixtures 2013

Thu, 07 Mar 2013 10:57

1896 is a big year in College's history.


St Andrew's College of Grahamstown may just be the first school to play football by rugby laws, way back in 1875, the year the first club, Hamiltons, was founded in South Africa.

1896 is a big year in College's history. In that year they played Kingswood and Bishops for the first time and in that year they bought the land that became Upper and Lower fields.

College will also be playing Grey High, first played in 1919, Graeme College, first played in 1922, Dale, first played in 1922, Selborne first played in 1931, Queen's, first played in 1936,  Muir College, first played in 1945, Pearson, first played in 1959, Cambridge of East London, first played in 1965

St Andrew's College Rugby Fixtures 2013

16 March: St Andrew's vs  Daniël Pienaar, away

21 March: Graeme College Rugby Day
                    St Andrew's vs Pearson, away

23 March: St Andrew's vs Bishops: 1st XV, 2nd XV, 16A, 15A, 14A, at home

28 March – 1 April: St Stithians Easter Rugby Festival in Johannesburg
                St Andrew's vs Helpmekaar
                St Andrew's vs St Stithians
                St Andrew's vs Pretoria Boys High
2 – 6 April: Under-15 Independent Schools’ Rugby Festival at Hilton College

27 April: St Andrew's vs Graeme College, away

30 April: Albany Trials at Kingswood

4 May: St Andrew's vs Die Brandwag / Grey High, away

11 May: St Andrew's vs  Cambridge High School, at home

18 May: St Andrew's vs Muir College / Meyer Sauerman, away

25 May : St Andrew's vs Grey High, at home

1 June: St Andrew's vs  Queen's, away        

8 June: St Andrew's vs     Selborne, away

15 June: St Andrew's vs Kingswood, at home    

30 June – 4 July:   Grant Khomo Week: Under-16 Eastern Province

2 – 6 July: St Alban's College Under-16 Rugby Festival in Pretoria

6 July  House Matches

7 – 13 July Craven Week in Polokwane

11 July: St Andrew's Thistles vs Parklands College, at home

13 July: House Matches

20 July : St Andrew's vs Marlow, away

27 July: St Andrew's vs Dale, at home

3 August: St Andrew's vs Framesby, away

8 – 13 August: Thistles Rugby Tour