Rugby captain impressive
Year 13 student Weston Kranenburg has really stepped up this year and has been an outstanding captain of the Matamata College COMAG 1st XV.
Weston, who plays hooker, leads from the front and under his leadership the 1st XV has enjoyed a very successful season, finishing 4th in the Waikato Secondary Schools Division 1 competition and on a personal note he was chosen to trial for Waikato U-18’s.
Highlight of the season for Weston was the one point victory in pool play to the highly fancied St John’s College side, the first time Matamata has beaten this team in over a decade.
Weston is also achieving in the classroom and is next year aiming to study towards a Bachelor in Management Studies at Waikato University with a career in Agribusiness beckoning.