The young Otere Black came storming out of High School rugby with Tu Toa in 2013 to claim the Senior 1 highest point scorer for College Old Boys with a staggering 223 points from just 16 games. A composed and intelligent player, Otere won a Super Rugby contract with the Hurricanes in 2015, before moving to the Blues in 2018.
- Position: First Five Eighth
- Number of Manawatu Games: 39
- High School Club: Hato Paora College
- Manawatu Club: College Old Boys
- Nationality: New Zealand
- Date of Birth: 04 May 1995