Brad Barritt (Kearsney Class of 2004), has been selected for the England squad for the forthcoming Rugby World Cup. Brad has earned 22 test caps since 2012 and is valued as a powerful centre whose defence is world class.
Brad, who plays for Saracens in the UK, played 1st team rugby at Kearsney for two years, captaining the team in his Grade 12 year. A hooker until U15 level, he was selected for KZN Craven week, SA Schools and Sharks U19. Kearsney coaches describe him as “a most intelligent rugby player. His commitment and discipline were exemplary and he always put in extra time and effort”.
Brad was a true all-rounder at Kearsney, also playing 1st team cricket, being Head of Pembroke House and achieving five distinctions in Matric.