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2019 Dates

9 March - vs PHS (away)
14 March - vs HTS Tom Naudé (away)
16-24 March - Glenwood Fees Tour (all teams)
6 April - vs Frans du Toit (away)
27 April - vs Ben Viljoen (away)
4 May - vs Piet Potgieter (league, away)
11 May - vs Ellisras (league, home)
18 May - vs Hans Strijdom (league, away)
1 June - vs Frikkie Meyer (league, home)
8 June - Limpopo Semi-Finals (A teams)
- Limpopo Finals (B teams)
24-28 June - Bokkieweek (Mookgopong)
20 July - Limpopo Finals (A teams)
27 July - Virsekerbeker Play-offs
3 August - Virsekerbeker Quarter Finals
10 August - Virsekerbeker Semi Finals
17 August - Virsekerbeker Finals
25-28 September - Somerweek (Vereeniging)

Rugby News

Plasies take Fransies by storm

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PHOTO: The Plasie u,15 rugby team after their vistory. On Saturday, 6 April, the rugby and hockey teams of Merensky High School competed in friendly matches against the teams of Frans du Toit High School in Phalaborwa. On a wet rugby field, affairs for the Plasies seemed bright from the outset when the u.14A boys beat the Fransies 24-0. The u.15As followed their lead and beat the Fransies again, 34-0. Merensky's 2nd team worked hard to hold a 21-17 victory. The u.16A team scored a massive 38-7. Plasieland’s 1st XV had to be satisfied with a 17-17 draw. Merensky's junior and senior boys hockey teams also reigned supreme. The u.14…
Categories: Boys Hockey, Girls Hockey, Rugby-en, Sports

Welcome, class of 2023

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Out with the old. In with the new. Merensky High School welcomed some of their new grade 8s and parents on Saturday, 17 November 2018, at Plasiepark. At the break of dawn it was all systems go when the Plasie team, consisting of sports coaches and learners, set up to receive the more than 100 eager beaver newcomers. The aim of this initiative was to introduce them to athletics and winter sports, the Plasie way. Nobody was deterred by the extreme heat, as the saying goes: ‘n Plasie gaan lê nooit. In the first workshop of the day, more than 70 aspiring athletes gathered to make new friends and meet…
Categories: Athletics, Boys Hockey, Girls Hockey, Netball, Rugby-en, Sports

So near, yet so far…

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It was game on from the word go when the u.14 rugby team of Merensky High School played in the Virsekerbeker quarter final game against the team of Hoërskool Piet Retief. Plasiepark came alive when the promising youngsters ran onto the field, well prepared to give their best. Piet Retief dominated the first half of the game, leading 17-5 at half time. After coaches Mark Louwies and Willem Hermann inspired them to regain their focus, the boys eagerly regrouped and played an amazing second half. In the blink of an eye the scoreboard reflected a 24-17 Plasie lead. Piet Retief survived this knock on the chin and answered with a…
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2019 Results

OPPONENTS DATE HOME/AWAY u.14A u.14B u.15A u.15B u.16A 3rd 2nd 1st
PHS 9 March Away 0-19 0-57 24-5   6-22 7-27 5-31 15-68
HTS Tom Naudé 14 March Home 10-19   36-0   33-20   33-14 45-6
Frans du Toit 6 April Away 34-0   34-0   38-7   21-17 17-17
Heuwelkruin 13 April Away 64-0   36-5   44-0     12-48
Ben Viljoen 27 April Away 26-10   25-22 5-20 33-5   19-26 27-30
Piet Potgieter 4 May Away 40-5   7-22   19-20 0-22 27-7 3-40
Ellisras 11 May Home 29-22   46-7   15-26 22-12 34-10 14-44
Hans Strijdom 18 May Away 24-7   8-38   49-0 0-32 38-10 26-41
Frikkie Meyer 1 June Home 12-24   15-12   63-7 5-31 23-24 27-60
Limpopo Semi-Final 8 June Away u.14A :: MHS 3-17 Frikkie Meyer

GLENWOOD FEST TOUR - 16-24 MARCH 2019

TEAM DATE SCORES DATE SCORES DATE SCORES
u.14A 18 March MHS 7-21 Montana 20 March MHS 0-52 Glenwood 22 March MHS 17-0 Amanzimtoti
u.15A 18 March MHS 0-52 Glenwood 20 March MHS 0-47 Westvalia 22 March MHS 10-14 Montana Inv
u.16A 19 March MHS 12-38 Midstream 21 March MHS 10-7 DHS 23 March MHS 32-0 Westvalia
2nd 18 March MHS 5-19 Glenwood 20 March MHS 7-55 Westvalia 22 March MHS 21-13 Goudveld
1st 19 March MHS 7-38 Pionier 21 March MHS 7-37 Centurion 23 March MHS 19-17 Eye of the Tiger

2018 Uitslae

OPPONENTS DATE HOME/AWAY u.14A u.14B u.15A u.15B u.16A u.16B 3rd 2nd 1st
Rob Ferreira, Witrivier 10 March Away 74-0 41-10 14-15 10-24 24-14 41-10   33-5 28-17
Southdowns, Centurion 17 March Away 63-0   66-0   58-0     31-5 36-0
Lydenburg 24 March Away 48-0   34-8   12-22   26-20 7-17 14-67
Ellisras 14 April Away 34-19   12-18   24-30     13-24 17-36
Hans Strijdom 21 April Home 17-7   54-0 51-0 34-5   5-22 22-22 27-12
HTS Tom Naudé 5 May Away 24-10   47-12   31-15     35-10 31-11
Ben Viljoen, Groblersdal 12 May Home 28-19 40-5 44-5   76-12     25-34 25-15
Piet Potgieter 19 May Home 26-24 38-5 12-12   41-5   27-0 12-20 17-44
Frikkie Meyer 25 May Away 13-19 40-14 40-15   31-14   22-5 73-0 64-11
Limpopo Semi-Finaal 9 June Away 25-17 BV 71-5 FM 17-19 PP 20-17 PP          
Limpopo Finaal 21 July Away 16-10 FM       22-24 ELL        

MERENSKY NTK RUGBY WEEK  - 3-7 APRIL 2018

TEAM DATE SCORES DATE SCORES DATE SCORES
u.14A 5 April MHS 19-10 PHS 6 April MHS 26-21 MHS u.15B    
u.14B 5 April MHS 5-64 u.15 Inv 6 April MHS 0-62 PHS A    
u.15A 5 April MHS 15-21 PHS 6 April MHS 0-28 PHS    
u.15B 5 April MHS 5-27 PHS 6 April MHS Inv 0-48 PHS    
u.16A 4 April MHS 55-8 PHS 5 April MHS 67-5 Malibu 7 April MHS 67-0 DZJ
u.16B 4 April MHS 14-38 Hudson 5 April MHS 0-61 PHS    
2nd 4 April Barbarians 33-45 DZJ 5 April MHS 20-59 Malibu 7 April MHS 52-0 Michell House
1st 4 April MHS 41-24 Malibu 5 April MHS 64-0 Hudson 7 April MHS 45-19 Malibu

2017 Results

Ellisras - 4 March 2017

RESULTS:
u.14A - won 17-7
u.14B - lost 15-19
u.15A - lost 5-15
u.16A - drew 20-20
3rd - lost 7-22
2nd - won 33-3
1st - won 16-14


HTS Tom Naudé, Polokwane - 11 March 2017

RESULTS:
u.14A - won 22-17
u.15A - won 48-10
u.15B - won 48-14
u.16A - lost 14-15
2nd - won 34-7
1st - won 53-15


Piet Potgieter, Mokopane - 25 March 2017

RESULTS:
u.14A - lost 17-27
u.15A - won 14-5
u.16A - lost 7-27
2nd - lost 21-22
1st - won 24-12


Rob Ferreira, White River - 22 April 2017

RESULTS:
u.14A - lost 19-22
u.14B - lost 0-19
u.15A - lost 7-26
u.15B - lost 5-29
u.16A - won 22-7
2nd - won 33-5
1st - won 19-15


Lydenburg - 25 April 2017

RESULTS:
u.14A - won 24-12
u.14B - won 10-5
u.15A - won 17-12
u.15B - won 34-5
u.16A - won 43-0
2nd - won 12-5


PHS, Polokwane - 13 May 2017

RESULTS:
u.14A - lost 0-46
u.14B - lost 7-35
u.15A - lost 8-10
u.15B - lost 5-39
u.16A - lost 0-73
u.16B - lost 0-89
3rd - lost 7-47
2nd - lost 12-22
1st - lost 15-25


Frans du Toit, Phalaborwa - 20 May 2017

RESULTS:
u.14A - won 54-5
u.15A - won 52-13
u.16A - won 19-7
2nd - won 41-12
1st - won 54-14


Ben Vorster, Tzaneen - 27 May 2017

RESULTS:
u.14A - lost 21-22
u.14B - lost 22-27
u.15A - won 20-10
u.15B - lost 7-44
u.16A - lost 5-37
u.16B - lost 5-65
3rd - lost 10-39
2nd - lost 12-50
1st - lost 11-43


Louis Trichardt - 3 June 2017

RESULTS:
u.14A - won 37-14
u.15A - won 22-0
u.16A - gelykop 19-19
2nd - lost 10-12
1st - lost 27-21

2016 Results

Lydenburg (away) - 27 February 2016

Cancelled due to rain.


Piet Potgieter (home) - 5 March 2016

SCORES:
u.14A - drewp 7-7
u.14B - won 10-5
u.15A - lost 10-29
u.16A - won 16-13
3rd - lost 17-19
2nd - won 27-19
1st - lost 15-24


Ellisras (home) - 12 March 2016

SCORES:
u.14A - won 28-12
u.14B - won 15-14
u.15B - won 25-0
u.16A - lost 10-15
3rd - won 32-0
2nd - won 10-5
1st - won 36-13


Rob Ferreira, White River (home) - 16 April 2016

SCORES:
u.14A - lost 0-60
u.14B - lost 5-31
u.15A - won 15-10
u.16A - lost 22-29
3rd - won 21-5
2nd - won 16-6
1st - won 34-12


Louis Trichardt (home) - 23 April 2016

SCORES:
u.14A - won 31-10
u.15A - lost 5-29
u.16A - won 22-14
1st - won 66-14


Ben Viljoen (away) - 27 April 2016

SCORES:
u.14A - won 36-12
u.15A - lost 15-17
2nd - lost 0-33

Because of provincial trials the u.16 and 1st teams did not play against Ben Viljoen on this day.


Eric Louw (home) - 7 May 2016

SCORES:
u.14A - won 52-0
u.15A - won 36-0
u.16A - won 79-0
1st - won 48-9


Frans du Toit, Phalaborwa (away) - 21 May 2016

SCORES:
u.14A - won 23-13
u.15A - won 15-12
u.16A - won 47-5
2nd - won 48-12
1st - won 8-6


Limpopo Semi Finals - 11 June 2016

SCORES:
u.14A vs Piet Potgieter - won 17-5
u.15A - lost 12-22
u.16A - lost 27-41
2nd (finals) - lost 0-25
1st vs Hans Strijdom - won 35-6

u.14 and 1st teams through to the Limpopo finals.


Limpopo Finals - 23 July 2016

SCORES:
u.14A vs Ellisras - lost 5-16
1st vs Ben Viljoen, Groblersdal - lost 24-42

Both teams through to the Beeld play-offs.


Beeld Play-offs - 30 July 2016

u.14A vs Die Wilgers - won 41-7
1st vs Erasmus, Bronkhorstspruit - won 15-13

Both teams through to the Beeld semi finals.


Beeld Semi finals - 13 August 2016

u.14A vs Hartbeespoort - won 15-12
1st vs Vryburg - lost 10-36


Beeld Finals - 20 August 2016

u.14A vs Vryburg - lost 5-17

u.14A is Beeld runner-up!