SACS have broken into the upper half of Rugby365.com’s Top 20 rankings, after pulling off a surprise 22-19 win against Paarl Gym over the weekend.
SACS had not beaten Gym since 1996, but they delivered a surging second-half performance to come back from 19-0 down. The result lifts SACS from No 11 to No 6. Gym remain No 2, despite the loss.
Meanwhile, Monument (now No 3) and KES (No 8) have swapped places, after Monnas became to first team to beat KES this season.
Helpmekaar, who thrashed Waterkloof 45-8, have climbed up to 11th, and Klofies are 12th.
There are no new additions to the rankings.
Rugby365.com FNB Top 20:
1. Paarl Boys’ High
2. Paarl Gim
4. Grey College
9. Grey High
14. Paul Roos
19. Die Brandwag
20. Boland Landbou
Photo: SACS Rugby