Entries by Ikey Tigers

2007 season round-up

U20s to the fore! by Spencer King As stated previously, we had agreed to concentrate on the under twenty teams this year, and ensure that our ‘supply line’ is healthy and productive.  And what a year it has been for them. The U20 A team easily won their league (for the first time since 2001), […]

Mbiyozo’s in Sevens Heaven

Grant Shub chats to promising UCT first team player and new Sevens star… MPHO MBIYOZO is one chilled-out dude. He arrives in his sweat pants, a hoodie and baseball cap; everything about him screams rapper. And, looking at his initials, one could be forgiven for thinking he’s Cape Town’s version of Eminem.  But get rid […]

U20 Trojans unbeaten

The scoreboard says it all: 18 wins in 18 games for the Trojans, UCT’s U20 A1s. They chalked up 677 points and conceded only 45. Best of all, they convincingly outplayed their Matie counterparts, winning all four clashes this season, scoring 130 points and conceding a miserly 26. And at the recent Currie Cup clash […]

Enter: The Varsity Cup

The Varsity Cup could revolutionise rugby at UCT and across all universities in South Africa. It is a great initiative being launched by Canterbury, Steinhoff and First National Bank. FNB have been loyal sponsors of UCTRFC and other tertiary institutions and it long has been their vision to see a rugby equivalent of College Football […]

UCT bids farewell to Spencer King

It is with regret that we inform you that Spencer King will be resigning his position as UCT RFC Director of Rugby with effect from the end of this year. UCT RFC has been extremely fortunate in being able to enjoy the services of someone as competent as Spencer during the past nine years. During […]