Tuesday, April 21, 2015

St. Thomas and Aranui HS South Island entries for NZSSRL Tournament

St Thomas of Canterbury College and Aranui High School, both schools have just been invited to the NZRL National Senior Secondary School's Rugby League Tournament in September.
In 2014 Aranui cleaned up with the awards. Awarded the best cultural team, best coach (Te) and fairest and best player in the developing grade in Cyrus. Cyrus was just one of many players to be noticed by an NRL club and is now enjoying his time with his new club North Queensland Cowboys.
St Thomas will have a good blend of youth and experience, with 14 rugby league/rugby union representative players and are looking forward to returning to the National Senior Secondary School's Rugby League Tournament, being held in Auckland.
Back in February St Thomas is Canterbury took out the inaugural Junior and Senior Secondary Schools 9s Tournaments, Aranui High School pulled it back to one piece of silverware each this season winning the South Island Tournament and Gary Clarke Trophy over the Easter break.