New Zealand Schools represents the first rung on the high performance ladder of New Zealand rugby, introducing young players to the culture and environment of New Zealand’s national teams. Many players who shine at the professional level of the game and attain higher national honours have begun their careers with the New Zealand Schools team.
2016 Schedule and Results
|Saturday 23 - Monday 25 September - Development Camp (50-55 players), Millennium Institute, Auckland |
Thursday 29 September - Australia Schools v Fiji Schools, Sacred Heart College, Auckland, 2.30pm
Monday 3 October - Australia Schools v New Zealand Barbarians Schools, Mt Albert Grammar School, Auckland, 1.10pm
Monday 3 October - Fiji Schools v New Zealand Schools, Mt Albert Grammar School, Auckland - 2.50pm
Saturday 8 October - Fiji Schools v New Zealand Barbarians Schools, Auckland Grammar School, Auckland, 1.10pm*
Saturday 8 October - Australia Schools v New Zealand Schools, Auckland Grammar School, Auckland, 2.50pm*
SKY TV Schedule: *Both games played on Saturday 8 October will be broadcast live on the Rugby Channel.
|NZ Schools 20, NZ Barbarians 18 |
NZ Schools v Samoa Schools 62-3
NZ Schools v Australia Barbarians Schools 23-22
NZ Schools v Australia 32-8