Monthly Archives: January 2015

Rowing results
The Western Cape Rowing Championships took place in Elgin on Saturday 31 January amidst great fanfare and splendour. The newly revamped rowing facility was abuzz with enthusiastic rowers and spectators soaking up the atmosphere of the days racing and socialising. Somerset College put in a great showing by picking up a number of wins on the day. Som...
Water Polo results – 31 January
On Saturday the Somerset College boys enjoyed some good competitive water polo against Westerford High School. Well done to the U14 and U15 boys on their wins!  ...
Cricket results – 31 January
1st team vs New Orleans New Orleans 124 all out. – Jet Hardie 4 for 21 – Nic Trafford 3 for 14 Somerset College 126 for 5 – Phillip Carstens 31 – Vezi Mntungwa 37 Somerset College won by 5 wickets Somerset College U15 vs Schoonspruit Somerset College 245 for 7. – Jacques Morris 102 runs – Sam Henderson 105 runs ...
Cricket news
Somerset College Cricket team is through to the Coke T20 Regional Semi-Final having beaten Paul Roos.
On Wednesday 28 February Somerset College First XI beat Paul Roos in a Coke T20 Quarter Final Match by 46 runs. Somerset College batted first and scored 142/9 in their allotted 20 overs. Top scorers were Marcus Nel 27, Franco Carstens 31 and Vezi Mtungwa 29. Paul Roos were bowled out for 96 runs. Some excellent fielding resulted in 4 run outs. The ...
Tennis results
Tennis off to a good start!
Somerset College travelled to Moorreesburg with its top 24 tennis players (12 girls and 12 boys) on Wednesday 28 January to play in their annual fixture against Dirkie Uys High School. The girls won by 10 matches to 8. The results were: Vanessa Chigariro lost 1-6 Sinead van Eeden lost 2-6 Kiera van Eeden won 6-1 Olivia Fauel won 6-1 Rebecca Brody w...
David Ribbans (Class of 2013)
Old Oak playing for the Stormers rugby team!
Congratulations to David Ribbans for playing off the bench for the Stormers on Saturday 24 January against the SWD Eagles. (The Stormers won 3-34 in George.)...
Prep Newsletter – 28 January 2015
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Letter to the Head – 28 January 2015
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Cycling news
Gregory de Vink has been selected as part of the SA National squad to possibly participate at the African Continental Championships during the week of 9 to 13 February 2015.  There are six Junior riders who are being considered, but only four can participate and this final selection will be announced straight after SA Nationals which Greg will be ...
Cricket results – 24 January
Results vs Pinelands High School (played on 24 January) 1st team – won by an innings and 43 runs. This was a two innings game played on Friday afternoon and all day Saturday. Pinelands batted first scored 132 all out. Franco Carstens 5 for 14. Somerset College 226 for 9 declared. Phillip Carstens 60 runs and Ben Henderson 72 runs. Pinelands s...