Ikeys march on after Bellville win

UCT celebrated a full sweep of wins at Bellville Tech on Saturday with the Ikey Tigers beating the home side 22:10 

While the Tigers had to work hard for their win in wet conditions, the UCT 2nd team Eagles ran in a mass of tries for a convincing 75:0 victory. The thirds also got a valuable bonus point, winning 25:3, as did the UCT Tojans who played to a 20:0 scoring four tries. 

In the 1st XV match, flying Dylan Sage crossed the line for UCT only a few minutes in and the Ikeys went up 5:0. 

Bellville Tech who's kingpin, evergreen scrumhalf Bolla Conradie used all his experience to play the muddy conditions, struck back to take the lead 5:7 following good prossure and a 5m attacking scrum. 

The game continued to be scrappy in the wet with both teams adding a penalty for a 10:8 half time score. The clouds opened up and UCT found their rhythm in the second half, when flyhalf Ross Jones Davies drew the defense to put away 8th man Vince Jobo who crashed over under the poles to regain the lead for the students – up 15:10 with the easy conversion added.  

UCT kept applying the pressure and marched a 20m maul over in the corner with Jones Davies adding the difficult conversion for the final score of 22:10. 

The Ikeys are well in the hunt for the league title, sitting 4th with two games in hand on the leading duo of Hamilton and Durbell. 

Up next is a trip out to Stellenbosch to play Victorians on Saturday. 

Scorers: 

Tries: Dylan Sage, Vincent Jobo, forwards

Kicks: Jones Davies 2 cons 1 pen

Ikey Tigers team vs Bellville Tech RFC

1. Wesley Chetty, 2.Derek Asburn, 3.Ryan Germishuys,  4.Jade Kriel, 5.James Kilroe, 6.Jason Klaasen,  7 Kyle Kriel, 8.Vincent Jobo, 9.Dylan Frylink, 10.Ross Jones Davies, 11.Lihleli Xoli, 12.Andrew Norton 13.Liam Bax, 14.Richard Stewart, 15.Dylan Sage.
 
Reserves:  16.Lifa Ghana, 17.Joel Carew, 18.Bradley Bosman, 19 Tinotenda Zakeyo, 20 Stephen Wallace 21.Paul Henry, 22.Tom Bednall
 

Other results: 

2013/7/27 Super League A 1st Team BELHAR 0 0 FNB MATIES 61 9
2013/7/27 Super League A 1st Team TYGERBERG 20 2 HELDERBERG 12 2
2013/7/27 Super League A 1st Team BELLVILLE 10 1 FNB UCT 22 3
2013/7/27 Super League A 1st Team DURB-BELL 25 3 STEINHOFF VICS 24 4

 

 

 

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