Paarl Boys’ High remain unrivalled in the powerful Bestmed Western Cape Schools Premier Division after beating rivals Paarl Roos Gymnasium.
Paarl Boys’ have won 47 matches in succession in South Africa in the past three seasons, but there would have been more than a few nerves when Paul Roos took a 9-6 half-time lead.
The Western Cape and South Africa’s leading team struck early in a dominant second-half display to win 21-9.
SACS were the biggest climbers in the rankings with a famous 22-19 win against Paarl Gymnsium, which sees them move from fourth to second in the Western Cape.
Paarl Gymnasium drop to third, just ahead of Paul Roos and Stellenberg High, who moved into the top five with a 33-21 win against Rondebosch Boys’ High.
Bestmed Western Cape Top 10:
1. Paarl Boys’ High
3. Paarl Gymnasium
4. Paul Roos Gymnasium
5. Stellenberg High
7. Drostdy Tech
8. Boland Landbou
9. Rondebosch Boys’ High
10. Wynberg Boys’ High
*Bestmed is the sponsor of the WP Rugby School of Excellence