Meeting the Highlanders

Smiling faces . . . Getting to meet Highlanders players Fabian Holland and Rhys Patchell are (from left) Josh , Piper, 6, Lyndon Dellow, 14, Marshall Wilson, 14, Ethan Clark, 8, Dontaye Hughes, 12, and Torran Lugton, 10. PHOTOS: CONNOR HALEY

Stafford St was buzzing last Thursday as several Highlanders Super Rugby players stopped by the SBS Bank to meet their Timaru fans. Crusaders fan and reporter Connor Haley captured the meet and greet.

Sign here . . . Getting his flag signed by Highlanders lock Fabian Holland is Marshall Wilson, 14.
Team photo . . . The Timaru SBS Bank team welcome members of the Highlanders Super Rugby team. (From left) Fiona Cameron. Grant Husband, Mitch Dunshea, Sam Silva, Will Tucker, Lily Rae, Fabian Holland, Alanna Fettes, Martin Bogado, Rhys Patchell and Jake Te Hiwi.
Line up . . . Kids wait patiently in a queue to meet their Highlanders heroes and get an autograph.
Signing out . . . Highlanders players catch their breath after a frantic meet and greet.