The Down Touch Griffons won the gold medal in the SA Rugby Under-20 Provincial Championship.
They beat EP Elephants in the final on Friday 37-29 in a gripping final.
The Griffons made a huge impact at the start of the match racing to a 22-0 lead after just 15 minutes.
The Elephants found their way back into the match and with ten minutes left they were only four points behind.
It was unfortunately to no avail with a late spurt from the defending champions to take the win.
Down Touch Griffons 37 (29) – Tries: Franco Smith, Schalk Bezuidenhout, Jan Strydom, Max Williamson, Jhaques Thyssen. Conversions: Smith (3). Penalty goals: Smith (2).
EP Elephants 29 (12) – Tries: Curtley Deysel (3), Lennox Holster. Conversions: Johan Lombaard (2), Sachin Toring. Penalty goal: Matthew Olivera.