A Bay bolter?

A Bay bolter? Watch this space. Former Poverty Bay coach Jimmy Whaitiri is a good judge of a footballer. So when Whaitiri told The Herald at the start of the season to keep an eye on loose forward Jesse Kapene — “he could play for the Bay” — it was duly noted. Kapene, who

Seniors ( Premiers & Senior One ) Draw 26th May 2018

PREMIER (9) -   26/5/2018 TIME HOME AWAY VENUE REFEREE 1pm Roseland Tavern Tapuae vs Enterprise Motor Group OBM Tapuae sportsground 1 Aaron Brown, Hamish Campbell, Isaac Hayes 2.45pm Larsawn Ngatapa vs Earthwork Solutions HSOB Paddy Park 1 Damien Macpherson, Royce Maynard, Ollie Holst 2.45pm Charteris Choppers Wairoa Athletic vs East Coast Farm Vets YMP Athletic Park, Wairoa Les Thomas, David Stevenson, Adam Tapsell GT Shearing Waikohu BYE Duty Officers: Home Ground Club Officials in High Vis Duty Teams: Home Teams - please pack all

PREMIER & Senior One – Draw 19/5/2018 Wk 8 – Rd 2

PREMIER (8) -   19/5/2018 - Week Eight - Round Two TIME HOME   AWAY VENUE REFEREE 2.45pm East Coast Farm Vets YMP v Larsawn Ngatapa, Barry Park,   2.45pm GT Shearing Waikohu v Charteris Choppers Wairoa Athletic, Te Karaka Domain   2.45pm Earthwork Solutions HSOB v Roseland Tavern Tapuae, Oval 2     Enterprise Motor Group OBM   BYE Club Official: Barry Park: Vaughn White, Te Karaka: Diana Trafford, Oval: Tim Lister.   Duty Officers:  TBC   Duty Teams: Home Teams - please

McDonalds JAB Rugby, 12/5/2018

McDonalds JAB Rugby FULL 2018 DRAW now available - click here - 12/5/2018 at Waikirikiri Reserve Under 6, 9am Eastland Vets Ngatapa Bulls v YMP, F1 Eastland Vets Ngatapa Rams v Eastland Vets Ngatapa Colts, F2 Under 7, 9am YMP - BYE Under 9, 9am YMP Warriors v Kevin Hollis Glass Pirates, F6 Eastland Vets Ngatapa Storm v Waikohu, F5 Horouta

GBHS 2nd XV set stage for resurgent firsts in 33-12 win against visitors

GBHS 2nd XV scorers Blindside flanker Ash Grant, loosehead prop Sione Halafihi, reserve halfback Benito Barry and first-five Amani Karauria-Lunt were the tryscorers for Boys’ High. Fullback Devilla Pirihi-Coutts (three conversions) and Karauria-Lunt (conversion) kicked goals. Gisborne Boys’ High School’s second 15 gave their flagship team a class act to follow

Gisborne unlucky to lose close match

That was tough. Gisborne Boys’ High School’s match-effort here on Saturday was courageous. They did all but win a fast-paced, high-energy clash with Kelston Boys’ High, who took the laurels 29-23. “We’re disappointed to lose because while we lacked intensity and rhythm on attack in the first half, we fought back,” Gisborne

Waikohu stand firm

  Repeated Ngatapa attacks repelled. Courage, class and speed — that was Waikohu in their 34-10 win against Ngatapa in a premier rugby match at Patutahi on Saturday. And those qualities applied to no one more than second five-eighth and stand-in captain Ethine Reeves. He had to settle for two points, one behind