Villager Voice 2018 – 037

Dear Villager Well its mission accomplished!!! Well done and congrats to Clinton, his team management and the 1XV players in retaining their Super League A status for the 2019 season. The first year objective of the 3-year plan has been achieved and we will immediately start the planning process for next year. There are still...
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Villager Voice 2018 – 036

Dear Villager The last league fixture for Villagers was played this past Saturday at False Bay and not one Villager can quibble about the pride and effort put up by our 1XV against a team who is arguably the best non-university team in Super League A. It certainly was a great match and that last...
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Villager Voice 2018 – 035

Dear Villager   What a game this past Saturday against NTK! Down 14 – 33 the 1XV fought back magnificently to eventually win the game 52 – 48. It was a “must win” game and the players certainly did respond to the challenge – an away win in Super League A is never easy! And...
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Villager Voice 2018 – 034

Dear Villager The 1XV put up a brave fight against the Maties this past Saturday and one could not have asked for more. The team played as one and the commitment was at times quite brave. Now 3 matches remain – Victorians, NTK and False Bay (all away) – and every point that we can...
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Villager Voice 2018 – 033

Dear Villagers This week is Sevens rugby at Brookside!!!!! The Old Boys from Rondebosch Boys, SACS, Wynberg Boys and Bishops get the ball rolling on Thursday 30 August at 18h30. The top 2 teams after the round robin matches will go through to play the final on Friday as curtain raiser to the Schools Sevens...
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Villager Voice 2018 – 032

Dear Villager Four matches to go and now the pressure for league points is huge!!! The teams at the top are clear cut with the Maties currently on the rampage. But it’s at the bottom of the log where the real fight is taking place and every week is now about a point(s). The Villager...
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Villager Voice 2018 – 031

Dear Villager What a wonderful day this past Saturday when UCT again played host to Villagers. There is much history and tradition between the two clubs and it was a gladdening sight to see the two distinct jerseys on the field of play. This fixture was well-overdue and we certainly hope that it will continue...
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Villager Voice 2018 – 030

Dear Villager Well done to the 1XV! A valuable 4 points were secured this past Saturday against St Georges in what was a difficult away fixture in the Strand. Despite a number of injuries, the players had the mindset to dig deep to ensure victory and, if one is honest,  they did make it difficult...
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Villager Voice 2018 – 029

Dear Villager Sadly, life is put into perspective when a loved one suddenly passes away which has again been the case with the loss of Cliffie Etzebeth. Over a 1000 people attended the funeral yesterday which was an indication of just how many people were touched by the big man. An emotional moment was when...
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Villager Voice 2018 – 028

Dear Villager As you probably all know and can very well imagine, this newsletter is written with a very heavy heart. The passing of Cliffie Etzebeth in a motor car accident on Sunday morning was shattering news and it is so difficult to believe that our “indestructible” friend will no longer be with us at...
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