Lima Sopoaga has scored the most points for the Highlanders but he is not the leading points-scorer in Super Rugby for the team.
This was one that definitely got away.
School has been out for the past two weeks but training has continued for top school players, as the Otago premier school competition resumed on Saturday.
Kaikorai easily made it into the top four of premier rugby club competition after it defeated Harbour 48-21 at Watson Park this afternoon.
There was some big scores in the Otago Premier Schools rugby competition today.
Just over six weeks ago, Otago was home to two of the most important coaches in New Zealand sport — now neither of them are there.
The serious stuff arrives tonight for the Highlanders and the question is: which Highlanders side is going to turn up?
When Luke Whitelock arrived in the South in 2016, the pulses of Highlanders’ fans were hardly racing.
Anne Wilson is entering something of a man’s world but to her it is just another day at the office — and an exciting one at that.
Janine Southby was left with little option but to resign yesterday, admitting not enough progress had been made and she had to take responsibility.
Chris Bell will play his 243rd premier game for Zingari-Richmond tomorrow, setting a record for most premier games for one club in Dunedin.
Super Rugby has come down to the quarterfinal stage and it is now win or go home. Rugby writer Steve Hepburn with the help of the Lamp, has a look as what side is going to be smiling come August 4.
Kaikorai will not change its approach when it heads to Watson Park to take on Harbour tomorrow.
This is show time - so the big stars have come back to play.
The Highlanders have named a full-strength side to take on the Waratahs in Saturday night's Super Rugby quarterfinal in Sydney.
Somethings in life are clear-cut. Night follows day, three buses come at once, rates will go up to build bridges to nowhere.
The Highlanders have lost out on another first five-eighth.
Highlanders defence coach Glenn Delaney says conceding 120-plus points in the past three games is not ideal but the side has been working hard to improve.
Well rested and itching for battle, Aaron Smith is like a cat on a hot tin roof.
The Highlanders should head across the Ditch this weekend with some confidence - but knowing they need to go up another level to keep their season going.