Milton High School

Selborne Avenue, Bulawayo

Rugby 1st XV (in addition other teams 2ndXV, Under 13, 14 and Hartsfield game 1948/49

THE CHANT

Silane!
Silane silane wema kia
Silane baba!
Tina si puma Militon.

THE WAR CRY

GuBuluwayo,
Heeee,
GuBuluwayo,
Heeee,
Enok, Enok, Enok, ayyyyyy,
Enok, Enok, Enok, ayyyyyy,
MILTON!
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 1947 
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 1949
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 1950
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 1951
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 1952
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 1954
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 1955
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 1956
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 1957
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 1958
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Back Row:  I. Bissett, S. Dawson, I. Alcock, C. P. Reany, W. J. Anstruther, A. D. Herbst, C. S. Ferguson, D. H. Cumming.
Middle Row: C. R. Messiter-Tooze (Headmaster), E. F. Parker, K. C. Bland, R. H. Chesworth (Vice-captain), R. A. Iversen (Captain), D. H. Harvey, D. P. Simpson, P. W. Mans (Coach).
Front Row:  I. Ritchie, J. C. McVey.
Picture courtesy of Bryan Simon


 1959
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 1960
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Back Row:  R. Chalmers, I. Ritchie, K. Goldhawk, D. Sanderson.
Middle Row: R. Feldman, G. Waters, M. Thompson, R. Brewer, G. Welch, A. Herbst, B. Cleminshaw.
Front Row:   P. W. Mans (Coach), S. Dawson, E. Parker (Captain), W. Anstruther (Vice-Captain), D. Cumming, Mr. C. R. Messitor-Tooze (Headmaster), ??, ??
Picture courtesy of Bryan Simon


 1961
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Picture courtesy of Graham Andrews

 1962
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Back Row:  Hugh Roberts, I. Margolis, H. Clayton, R. Eppel, N. Lloyd, G. Andrews, J. Tones, L. Corbi.
Middle Row: N. L. Robertson, A. D. Thompson, Alan Woldemar (Captain), Mr. C. R. Messiter-Tooze (Headmaster), Basil Steyn (Vice-Captain), C. Ogilvie, H. B. Birrell.
Front Row: R. Spence, P. Jaffa, M. Woodgush, D. Parrott, B. Kingsley.
Picture courtesy of Bryan Simon

 1963 - Unbeaten
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 1964
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Back Row:  G. Adlard, John Eppel, I. Fuller, D. Schermbrucker, Des Smythe, Derek Fenton, Pete Longhurst.
Middle Row: N. L. Robertson, Derek Hapelt, V. Von Klemperer, Neville Davies (Captain), A. Smith (Vice-captain) C. Waller.
Front Row:  Walt Wilson, I. Moore.
Picture courtesy of Bryan Simon

 1966
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Back Row: R. Whiley, H. R. Van der Merwe, S. Schmulian, Kevin Torr, Pete Herbst.
Middle Row: Walt Wilson, Neville Gordon, C. N. Peck, Neil Thompson, H. O'Mahoney, Clive Davy, Mathew Maytham, Mike Hardy.
Front Row:  Mr. R. Suttle (Coach), Peter Jones (Captain), Mr. P. M. Brett (Headmaster), Pete Longhurst (Vice-Captain), Mr. C. Walker (Coach).
Picture courtesy of Bryan Simon

 1967
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Back Row:  Steve Ferguson, Brendan Farrell, Rob Fenton, Ray Barlow,
Middle Row: Wesel Goosen, Rob Mutch, John Oakley, Brent Standvic, Ant Collett, Ian Cummings,
Front Row:  Mike Davies,  Clive Davy,  Mr Ronnie Todd, (Coach), Bernie Bitters, Mr P M Brett, (Headmaster), Fred Simpson, Lex Lucas, Mike Hardy

 1968
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Back Row: Malcom Shannon, Syd Versfeld, Bent Standvic, Brendan Farrell, Craig Baron, Mike Harlock, Rich Bull,  Kobus Kirschner,
Middle Row: ?? Bullock, Walt Herbst, Mr Wright, (Coach) Wes Goosen, (Capt) Mr P M Brett, (Headmaster) John Oakley, Ray Barlow,
Front Row:  Bill Matthews,   ??,  Matt Maytham,


 1971
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In this picture: Mugs Shannon, Charles Lenegan, Bryan Graham, Brian Barbour, Kobus Kirshner, George  Lambert-Prter, Mike Harlock, 
Picture courtesy of Rick Bull

 1973
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Picture courtesy of Joe Krige

 1974
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 1975
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 1976
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 1977
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Back Row: B.Anderson, P.Staak, R,Blackney, G.Blaauw, A.O'Callaghan, B.Williams, M.Slater, J.Stathearn, F.Krige, A.Van Vuuren.
Middle Row: M.Harrison, W.Loxton, Mr.K.W.Swales, (Coach) R.Slater, Mr.R.K.Gracie, (Headmaster), H.Pennells, T.Davenport.
Front Row: G.Myers, N.Clinker, G.Salhus, J.Steenkamp


 1978
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 1979
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 1980
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 1981
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 1982
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 1983
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Back Row: M. Green, R. Young, M. Watson, D. Ruetsche, K. Mafungise, R. Pattison.
Third Row: S. Haddon, R. Corriea, B. Deysel, A. Mackintosh, P. Ackroyd, A. Abel, N. Rix, R. Catterall.
Second Row: S. Venn, J. Dunn, Mr K. Smith (Coach), A.I. Ferguson (Captain), Mr E. Andersen (Headmaster), D. Sutherland-McLeod, Mr D. Van Zyl, (Deputy Headmaster and Tour Manager), A. Chitareka.
Front Row: W. Dakers, S. McTiernan, R. Watson, G. Johnson.
Picture courtesy of Alastair Mackintosh


 1984
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 1985
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??     Rodney Huni, Hector Fungai Musonza, Lewis Dzimati, Tendai Mike Mandizvidza, Mr Manda, Taf Manyimo, Adrian Wayne Linton, Phillip Dube, T.J Madamombe 

 1989
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 198? 
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 ???? 
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  Other teams

 1967 - 2nd XV
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Back row: ??
3rd row:   George Lambert-Porter, Chris Liebrandt, John Lapham, ?? : ?? : Arthur Painting, Colin Seggie,
2nd row: Mr Tiger Wright, Walter Herbst, Peter Clarke (Vice Captain), João Santa-Clara (Capt), Brian Sell, Mr Ronny Todd, (Coach)
Front row (on lawn): ?? (Craig Baron), ??
Picture courtesy of Joao Santa Clara

  1971 Second XV
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Back row:  Wally Hart, Greg Weedon, Alan Leith , Stuart Mclean,, Mr Ron Exelby, Ian McFarlane, Jack Taenser , Gareth Walker, Mark Barrett.
Front row:  Mike Einhorn, ? , Neil Potter, Bob McCallum, Richard Blaylock, Ant Birkin,  Mike ?, ?, ? 
Picture courtesy of Neil Potter

 1972 Second XV
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Back Row:  ....? Ian Macfarlane, Henry Parkes, Stefan Frankl, Piet Zietsman, Eric Laylard, ....? Michael Kretzmer.
Front Row: ....?, Dave Cook, Wally Hart, Neil Potter, Neil Potter, Mr Ron Exelby, (coach) Gary Walker, Stan Brazer, Gordon Fort, Mike Brown
Picture courtesy of Neil Potter

 1972 Under 13 A
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Back row: Court, Krige, Pring, Slater, Helfer, Addison, Oswald, Loxton (rip) O’ Brien, Vakos, Faasen, Davenport, Schofield, Proos, Mitchell.
This side lost only once to Prince Edward…..Helfer scoring 90% of the tries.
Picture courtesy of Joe Krige

 1974 Under 14 
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 1980 Under 14a Unbeaten 
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 1980 Under 14b 
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 2007 Under 16
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