Despite unpredictable weather, all four days were well supported and the sportsmanship between the players was truly commendable.
Kairah George, a grade 5 learner at St Andrew’s School for Girls, competed at the South African Level 2 Regional Championship from March 31 to April 2. George received 10 gold medals and one silver medal for individual final events. She also received two gold and two silver medals in the Waterborn swimming team relays….
Bennies’ top goal scorer in the tournament was Alex Wehmeyer
Three of the seven swimmers took home medals.
“Most made level two qualifying times and will definitely be participating in the new season.”
About 1 300 athletes from schools across the country and Zimbabwe competed against each other at the three day event.
Murray won two gold medals, while Kyle received one gold and a silver medal.
The St Andrew’s School for Girls U/16 A four; Maaike Hersov, Jenna Spence, Hannah Chappel, Tyra Reid and Jenna Bassett-Lee, received a bronze medal at the South African National Rowing Championships this past weekend.
St Benedict’s College rowing club recently won its 24th consecutive South African Schools Rowing title.
The tournament featured 28 rugby teams and 34 netball teams, representing 21 schools in the U/16 and open age groups.
All games were tight in the first round and ended in a second place finish after the first round robin.