Grey College smashed Maritzburg College 60-13 in Bloemfontein, while there were also wins for Witteberg, Hentie Cilliers and Bethlehem Voortrekker.
A Mario Vieira penalty gave Grey a 3-0 lead, followed shortly after by an unconverted try from fullback Jandre de Beer.
Christopher Schreuder put another three points on the board for the hosts, while De Beer scored his second try and outside centre Janco van Heyningen crossed for Grey shortly after.
Maritzburg got on the board via a penalty, but flanker Wihan Kloppers scored Grey’s fourth try to take a big lead into the break.
The hosts scored three more tries in the second half –a first from inside centre Rikus Pretorius, with Van Heyningen and De Beer crossing for their second and third respectively. Maritzburg scored both their tries in the final 10 minutes, but to no avail.
In other matches involving Free State sides, Witteberg beat Goudveld 20-17, Hentie Cilliers thrashed Kroonstad 57-0, Bethlehem Voortrekker thumped Sasolburg 56-0 and HTS Louis Botha drew 10-10 with Sentraal.
Free State schools results:
Goudveld 17 Witteberg 20
Kroonstad 0 Hentie Cilliers 57
HTS Louis Botha 10 Sentraal 10
Sasolburg 0 Bethlehem Voortrekker 56
Grey College 60 Maritzburg 13
Photo: Marnus van Wyk