Alberton Hoërskool


2017 - Preview

The starting 1stXVt team consisted of twelve (12) Gr11/U17 boys. If the success during the UJ Coke 0/17 rugby series, which largely consist of Makro schools participants such as Monnas, Marais Viljoen,Florida and Kemptonpark.Hoerskool Alberton, is anything to go by 2017 will be a very successfull year. 

D.Koutoulogenis, J.Dadswell, D.Brockway, JJ Marais, M.Swart, T.Loots, M.Botha, G Job, JP Botha,  J Vermeulen, B vd Berg, R Muller, J Potgieter, M Hoffman, E Ferreira and D du Toit are all returning players and with the following u/16's expecting to have an impact A.Nel, T.Duvenhage, JP Groenewald, S Nkosi, A Kleinhans, P vd Merwe, W Marsau and J Prinsloo.


Hoërskool Alberton is an established Public School since 1948.  Our motto has always been to send well-adjusted learners into the word. 

The schools success is a reflection of coaches who are enthusiastic and attend every coaching course/clinic possible in order to grow their knowledge of the game. Coaches and children work very hard and put in the necessary extra time in order to compete in this Lions Big schools league. 


Springboks: Joe Gillingham and Deon de Kock.

SA 7's: Divan Ferguson

Provincial: Current Lions Currie Cup and Superrugby player Koch Marx,101 Craven Week players and several other provincial rugby players.


This year Hoerskool Alberton's 0/14 rugby team won the Lions Big Schools league, the 2nd team won the Lions Big Schools league the 0/16's and First team both played semifinals for the Lions Big Schools league. Lunga Molele (nr7) was also selected to represent the Lions u/19 schools team at the NWU provincial tournament. The 1stXV's results is encouraging as the starting XV consisted of twelve (12) Gr11/U17 boys. Therefore the success during the UJ Coke u/17 rugby series which largely consist of Makro schools participants such as Monnas,Marais Viljoen,Florida and Kemptonpark.Hoërskool, Alberton managed to play in the semifinal and take 3rd place which is a first for any Bigschool participating in this series since its existence. Alberton managed to beat a few big guns such as Florida 18-34, Kemptonpark 21-41and Klerksdorp 0-16 convincingly along the way.

National and Provincial Players

Lunga Molele (Blue Bulls NWU Provincial Team)

1stXV Results

1   Oosterlig 18 - 12   Win    
2   Hans Moore 15 - 12   Win   NWU Super League
3   Standerton 12 - 10   Win   NWU Super League
4   Hoogenhout 12 - 24   Lost   NWU Super League
5   Dr Malan 19 - 9   Win   NWU Super League
6   St Johns 20 - 20   Draw    
7   Riebeeckrand 29 - 6   Win   Lions Big Schools
8   Jan Viljoen 19 - 13   Win   Lions Big Schools
9   Randburg 31 - 0   Win   Lions Big Schools
10   Linden 17 - 14   Win   Lions Big Schools
11   Dinamika 3 - 6   Lost   Lions Big Schools
12   Bastion 39 - 5   Win   Lions Big Schools
13   Linden 7 - 12   Lost   Lions Big Schools semi's
14   Florida 13 - 29   Lost   UJ Series 
15   Klerksdorp 16 - 0   Win   UJ Series 
16   Kempton Park 46   18   Win   UJ Series 
17   Marais Viljoen 8   40   Lost   UJ Series Semi's
18   Florida 34 - 13   Win   UJ Series 3rd/4th playoff
  Season Stats :  Average Score 20 - 14        
    Games Played 18            
    Games Won 12   67 %    
    Games Lost 5            
    Games Drawn 1