North Otago held on for a 30-22 win over Thames Valley in the Heartland Championship game in Oamaru today.
Schoolboy winger Simon Lilicama will be among nine players in the starting XV on debut for North Otago in the opening round of the Heartland Championship tomorrow.
An Australian loose forward and an Otago cricketer are two of the intriguing newcomers in the North Otago squad for the Heartland Championship campaign.
Few areas of the Oamaru community have been transformed by the Tongan influx quite like rugby. The sport has brought hundreds of young Tongan men to the town in the past 20 years, and the local...
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Maheno completed an extraordinary resurgence with victory in one of the great Citizens Shield club rugby finals in Oamaru today.
Defending champions Old Boys and resurgent Maheno will meet in the North Otago club rugby final next Saturday.
Kurow relinquished home advantage for the Citizens Shield semifinals with a 36-22 loss to an impressive Valley team in the final round of North Otago club rugby today.
Waitaki Boys' High School claimed Oamaru First XV bragging rights for the first time since 2012 with a 19-8 win over St Kevin's College today.
Eight years in gaming is an absolute eternity. Hence, it is always an odd feeling when a game follow-up lands so long after the original made a minor splash.
The Highlanders delighted their North Otago fans with a 40-12 win over the Crusaders in Oamaru today.
It was tight-forward weather at Whitestone Contracting Stadium but all the buzz was created by the inside backs.
Plenty of men and women and their magnificent flying machines will descend on the Omarama Airfield this weekend.
Old Boys, Maheno and Athletic Marist romped to dominant victories in North Otago premier club rugby today.
Kurow playmaker Ben Nowell produced another masterclass to guide his side to a 22-8 win over Valley in a North Otago club rugby game at Weston today.
Jarrad Blackler's two country rugby clubs will honour the memory of their mate this weekend.
Two North Otago families were united by a heartfelt letter from the front and a violent murder-suicide during World War 1. Hayden Meikle looks into the forgotten story of Onslow Mayhew, and the tragedies that resonate nearly a century later.
Excelsior posted a second straight win in the Citizens Shield with a tense 13-11 victory over Valley at Weston today.
Excelsior players were finally able to celebrate as they broke through for their first win of the North Otago club rugby season today.
Old Boys completed the first round of the Citizens Shield rugby competition with an unbeaten record with a 49-5 win over Athletic Marist in Oamaru today.