East Coast rugby coaches Troy Para and Wayne Ensor have named seven new caps in their starting 15 to play King Country in Te Kuiti on Saturday. Hakarangi Tichborne (loan prop), Wyntah Riki (Uawa, hooker), Adaam Ross (loan lock), Jack Richardson (Ruatoria City, openside), Ngarangi Haerewa (TVC, first five-eighth), Teina Potae
Thames Valley won 59-14 Something had to change and it did. It was Thames Valley 28 Ngati Porou East Coast 0 at half-time on Saturday but the gutsy Coast came away from Waihi with two converted tries to show for their efforts. The Valley, well-led by experienced co-captains Brett Ranga and Shawn Hill,
Here is the 2018 NPEC Heartland Squad. Congratulations to the following players who have been selected to represent NPEC in the 2018 Mitre 10 Heartland Competition 1. Hakarangi Tichborne- Loan: Manawatu 2. Tim Barbarich- Ruatoria City 3. Pera Bishop- Ruatoria City 4. Perrin Manuel - Player of Origin : Hawkes Bay 5. Wyntah Riki-Uawa 6. Rikki Kernohan-Uawa 7.