TuksRugby : Sonop wins Knockout League
Posted on 24 February 2011
Steinhoff Sonop was crowned new champion in the Tuks Steinhoff Knockout House League on Wednesday night.
Steinhoff Steinhoff beat Sonop Olympus 24-22 in a brilliant final. The new champion was still trailing at halftime (12-15).
In the second half, Olympus, the medical students' day house, increased its lead to 22-12 before Sonop woke up with a bang and started playing to their true potential for and the first time .
Sonop's more skilfull style of expanding rugby had Olympus in all kinds of trouble.
The winning team's two big stars were Selwyn Schütze and Scheepers Lubbe.
In the other championship final Steinhoff Maroela's under 20 team took honours by beating its counterpart from Steinhoff Boekenhout 14-6.
In the two plate finals Steinhoff Vividus' first team and Zeus' u.20's were on the winning side. They beat Steinhoff Taaibos and Steinhoff Olienhout respectively.