Young Eagles are learning to fly

The u-9 team from the Elsburg Rugby Club has a team talk before playing their hearts out on the field at the Boksburg Rugby Club’s rugby day, on Saturday.

The young players from the Elsburg Eagles Rugby Club travelled to the Boksburg Rugby Club, on Saturday, to take on various teams.

“The teams played their hearts out on a thorny field and tried their hardest,” said Joan Rohrbeck, vice-chairman of the Elsburg Eagles Rugby Club.

“It was a successful day out for the teams and we thank all our players, as well as the teams we played against.

“We are proud of our players and well done.”

Special mention is made of the u-18 team as they took on Boksburg in an extremely tough match and the club is proud of the way they played.

The results were:

• u-8: Elsburg lost to Suikerbosrand 1-4.

• u-9: Elsburg lost to Benoni Grizzlies 0-43.

• u-10: Elsburg beat Brakpan 19-17.

• u-13: Elsburg lost to Meyerton 0-53.

• u-18: Elsburg lost to Boksburg 7-22.



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