Craighead had a close loss, Old Boys kept on winning and kids kept on having fun. The Timaru Herald's photographers were out and about capturing some of the sport around the region this week.
Gary Soper and David Butler took out the men's open residential South Canterbury table tennis doubles title.
OPINION: The Crusaders have a battle on their hands to keep their South Canterbury fan base.
Old Boys Rugby Club's Mark Wills will serve a 10-week suspension for shoving a referee on the shoulder.
Kiwi driver off the pace in Poland in his first hit out since his historic podium finish at the Rally of Italy.
Timaru hand-cyclist Jonathan Nelson is proud of the pace he found during his first-ever European sojourn.
Chris Hyde casts his thumb over the hockey players who hold Timaru's chances of a rare title on their stick.
OPINON: Many Central South Island anglers have enjoyed this trout fishery in past decades, although it was rarely revealed.
Second spot in the Hamersley Cup may not be decided on the field but by the rule book.
Craighead's First XV 's second half comeback fell tantalisingly short going down 20-19 to defending champions Ashburton College.
Sheer grit brought Old Boys back once again as they kept their 27-game unbeaten streak in tact.
The fast roads of Poland are enticing Kiwi rally star as he looks to maintain his momentum in the WRC.
Nigel Morris turned in a powerful ride to win Cycling Timaru's 48km handicap race.
Craighead backs Lily McFarlane and Liz Hampton are point scoring machines.
The mid-season resurgence of Northern Hearts, Cambridge and Timaru Boys' High School is on.
Northern Hearts are counting the cost of a heavy 10-0 Chatham Cup defeat to Dunedin Technical.
Waimate, Temuka and Harlequins all still have a shot at second spot in the Hamersly Cup's final round on Saturday.
Timaru Boys' High School's First XV played well in patches but could not stop Marlborough Boys' College from triumphing.
Matt Fetu celebrated his 200th senior game for Celtic with a win over Pleasant Point.
OPINION: Schools deserve a sporting chance when competing against each other, and poaching doesn't help.
Any way will do for Hearts as they attempt to make the Chatham Cup quarterfinals for the first time in 30 years.
Pareora farmer Hamish Collins proved he can drive more than a tractor with his win the New Zealand Pro 7 championship.
OPINION: The McIntosh’s wheelchair fishing platform is a New Zealand first and possibly a world first.
Former Auckland and Northern Districts left-hander going in to bat as a player-coach for South Canterbury.
It ended in a stalemate, but it was anything but stale.
Ian Murray wants to sell his collection of records in one lot.
Boys' High's new sporting "Wall of Honour" is already being updated after the original one was missing a few champions.
Reon Park again proved hard to beat in Cycling Timaru's club race around Holme Station.
Sean Fuller is hoping his Lithuanian trip will benefit both South Canterbury basketball coaches and players.
The new Century Movement Centre has already increased numbers within GymSports.