Explosive loose forward Jordan Taufua is returning to the Tasman Makos.
Ryan Crotty and Matt Todd will help Sam Whitelock lead the Crusaders.
Former Timaru First XV rugby coach Don Garland is opposed combined teams in the Crusaders Schools Championship.
They were once champions, but now they can barely field a team.
Tasman are looking for a new assistant rugby coach.
A talented young rugby player has been recognsied for his sports skills on and off the park.
Tasman were well represented at the Wellington Sevens.
Coach hopes selection of Tasman trio for NZ Sevens paves the way for more success.
Benetton Treviso to wait on word from Marty Banks before deciding what action to take.
Tone Ng Shiu is proof that you don't have to score tries to make an impact in sevens.
Less than three years ago Trael Joass was having heart surgery. Now he's a member of the All Blacks Sevens squad.
Marty Banks' rugby career appears to be up in the air with the former Highlanders first five-eighth not turning up to his Italian club.
There will be an East Coast team in Marlborough premier rugby ranks in 2017.
Tasman's men's and women's sevens teams have both suffered overtime losses in national finals
Rosie Buchanan-Brown faces the toughest test of her burgeoning sporting career when she fronts up at the national sevens tournament in Rotorua at the weekend.
The Tasman men's sevens team is looking to build on their South Island success at this weekend's nationals.
Honoured rugby stalwart recalls when "the big thing was the Ranfurly Shield, not the All Blacks".
Tasman Makos prop Ross Geldenhuys is heading home to continue his Super Rugby career in South Africa.
Scott Robertson won titles with the Crusaders as a player, now he's aiming to repeat the success as a coach.
Tasman have lost 4-1 to Wellington in round six of the Toro interprovincial.
Robbie Malneek played more than 100 games for the Tasman Makos. But now the experienced fullback is carving out a career in the United States.
Tasman Makos players got the chance to say "fins up" to Kaikoura.
Martyn Vercoe's managerial career took a big step forward last week when he was confirmed as manager of the New Zealand under-20 rugby team to contest the 2017 World Rugby Championship.
Tasman beat Otago 12-5 to take of bragging rights of South Island sevens.
Tasman have finally broken their South Island sevens duck after beating Otago in the men's final in Timaru.
Jess Drummond is missing but Erenima Tau set to make an impression for Tasman sevens team.
Tasman's Tima Faingaanuku and Isaiah Miller will attend a New Zealand Under-20 rugby camp in Palmerston North next month.
Roncalli College First XV will continue to play in the Crusaders Schools Championship as status quo holds sway.
OPINION: The Roncalli College First XV deserves their place in the Crusaders Schools Championships.
The Tasman sevens selectors have named their squads for the South Island qualifying tournament in Timaru.