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Around The School News – Monday 14 May 2018

AMATHOLE SCHOOLS HOCKEY

U/18 INLAND TEAM

Congratulations to Tazleigh Swartz, Carin Goodman, Lindi-Lois de Wet, Asevela Qongqo and Monique da Cruz who were selected to represent the u/18 Amathole Inland Hockey team.

U/16 INLAND TEAM

Congratulations to the following girls who were selected for the u/16 Amathole Inland Hockey team : Kaylin Pedro, Jodene Goodman, Luyolo Sokabo, Kim Littleford, Louisa Naidoo, Tyla-Mae Roux and Tarien Wentzel.

U/14 HOCKEY

Congratulations to the following girls who were selected as part of the u/14 Amathole Inland Hockey team : Sivuyisiwe Matshoba and Mary-Joyce Juba.

EQUESTRIAN

Shania Mulder participated in the East London Agricultural Show riding her new horse, Quattro Décor, who is an imported Warmblood. Although Shania and Quattro was a new combination they received excellent results against competitors from all over the Eastern Cape : 1st places for Dressage Novice Test 2, Graded Show Riding Horse, Best 3-gaited Warmblood; 2nd places for Dressage Novice Test 1, Graded Show Hunter, Best Junior Rider and 3rd place for Pleasure Horse. Shania and Quattro then qualified to ride in the Championship Class at this show and received Reserve Junior Showing Champion.

DERBY DAY vs KINGSRIDGE

DEBATING

Motion THB Trade Unions Impede Progress
Senior Team Nitta Mattam, Cwenga Gosa and Phumelela Mayekiso proposed and drew
Motion THW Require University Students to Work in their Country of Origin for a Certain Number of Years
Junior Team Yasmin Khan, Khuthala Mayekiso and Siya Jada opposed and won

CHESS

Girls’ High Chess girls lost 1 – 4.

HOCKEY

1st team lost 0 – 1
u/16 A drew 0 – 0
u/16 B won 3 – 0
u/14 A lost 1 – 3

GOLF

Girls’ High School is very proud of Erin Barraud, a grade 10 learner, who has been selected as part of a team of 4 from the Border region to attend the South African National Girls’ Golf Championship in Orkney during the June holidays. The championship is played in 3 sections based on handicap and Erin will play in the C section.

JUDO

Anje Strydom, a Grade 9 learner, participated at the Judo South African National Ranking Event in Johannesburg. She received a Silver Medal. After this competition she maintains her S A ranking as no 3 in her age group (17 yrs) and weight.