It was a match that went with the wind that blew down the Markötter Field in Stellenbosch when Paul Roos turned the tables and beat Affies 29-12 on Saturday.
Paul Roos 1st XV gave their great school a good 150th birthday present when they celebrated with a big win over Affies from Pretoria.
The annual Graeme College Rugby Day produced yet another set of bumper Eastern Cape schoolboy rugby fixtures in Grahamstown on Saturday.
On Thursday 26 March 2015 St Andrew’s College took on Bishops from Cape Town in their annual rugby derby in Grahamstown. Bishops won the match but there was must more to this thrilling game of great skill than just the final score.
With the early season skirmishes out of the way, the Graeme Rugby Day is set for a spectacular display of schoolboy action when it kicks off in Grahamstown.
Paul Roos is 150 years old this year - not the player but the great school which bears his name - Paul Roos Gymnasium in Stellenbosch.
The South African Rugby Union on Wednesday announced a large group of players to participate in the Junior Springbok trials camp early next month in Stellenbosch.
On Saturday Paul Roos Gymnasium from Stellenbosch host old rivals from Pretoria Affies as part of their 150th birthday celebrations.
They will all go down to Lower Field on Thursday afternoon to watch brother schools meet - St Andrew's and Bishops, this time at St Andrew's.
The Western Province Schools Day produced plenty top-quality schoolboy action, with Mini Rugby, an Under-13 match and five Under-19 matches taking place at Newlands.