THE national Under-14 rugby team to represent the country at this year’s Under-14 Craven Week tournament was selected over the weekend with Harare’s St John’s College students dominating the squad.
The team was selected at the Old Mutual national Under-14 schools trials tournament held at Falcon College on Saturday.
This year’s Craven Week tournament squad will be held in Durban from June 30 to July 5.
St John’s College provided nine of the 21 selected players. Four players were put on standby.
Teams who participated at the Under-14 national finals include Harare North, Harare South, Matabeleland, Midlands and a select team made up of players who had previously been chosen to play at the trials from a talent identification perspective.
Old Mutual Under-14 Young Sables:
Cole Onorati (St John’s College), Lance Annadale (St John’s College), Bradley Gambiza (St George’s College), Anthony Hadebe (CBC), Jordan Crawley (St John’s College), Simba Muzivi (Gateway), Patrick Plunket (St John’s College), Nataizya Chinja (Prince Edward), Rukudzo Muyeza (St George’s College), Tawanda Muyeye (Peterhouse), Thomukudza Chigumbu (Prince Edward), Tadiwanashe Kadziyanike (St John’s College), Munashe Chaitezwi (Peterhouse), Micheal Booth (St John’s College), Tanaka Tachiwana (MCC), Declan Ralphs (St John’s College), Simbarashe Chitaka (Falcon College), Rory Plunket (St John’s College), Frost Michael (St John’s College), Makoni Kudakwashe (Prince Edward), Sparrow Campbell (Falcon College)
Non-Travelling Reserves: Mathew Pattenden (Helenic), Mayibongwe Mnaphi (Falcon College), Lionel Magesti (Peterhouse), Ethon Wilson (Milton)