7 November 2017 – Johor school conquered the Under 12 and Under 13 Super KGV International 10s as they won both age group tournament. To make it sweeter, both categories saw school from Johor face each other in the final match.
SK Taman Perling Eagles from Johor Bahru narrowly beat SK Bandar Easter from Kota Tinggi 7 – 5 in the final. Both teams showed great performance en route to the final. It was as tight as it can be with both teams showed great discipline and maturity in the final match.
Halftime ended scoreless with team canceling one another. SK Taman Perling finally got the breakthrough 2 minutes into the second half. They lead 7 – 0 as they completed the conversion. With seconds to go, SK Bandar Easter got the try they wish for but their inability to complete the conversion sealed the win and the Under 12 title to the SK Taman Perling.
Sekolah Sukan Negeri Tun Hussein Onn THOR from Kluang won their fifth title in 2017 as they beat Maktab Sultan Abu Bakar of Johor Bahru in the Under 13 final. THOR overcame KL Saracens 15 – 0 in the semi-final while Maktab Sultan Abu Bakar scored 2 tries to beat Sekolah Dato’ Abdul Razak 10 – 0 for the final match spot.
THOR started the final match brightly and managed to score two early tries at the start of the match. With Maktab Sultan Abu Bakar chasing the game, THOR punished them with two more tries. THOR beat EC 24 – 0 to lift the Under 13 trophy.