Monthly Archives: November 2015

Nicola van Zyl (Class of 2003)
Nicola was admitted as an Advocate of the High Court (Western Cape Division) in February 2015. Nicola is engaged to Rowan Carver (Matric 2000) and they will be getting married in March 2016....
Dan Holland (Class of 2003)
“Right now Daniel Holland is very busy celebrating his latest coup with a handful of friends and a bottle of single malt. Just this morning he signed the lease to his fourth shop, a multi-level funhouse on the corner of Loop and Hout Street.” Follow the rest of this article, written by Dylan Muhlenberg, at http://superbalist.com/thewa...
Letter from the Head – 4 November 2015
Dear Parents Today’s newsletter has two distinct parts – the first is much easier and celebratory; the second part is equally important and I ask you to try to read to the end. We are in the midst of exams for the seniors and Trek has begun – this special rite of passage for our Grade 9 students. To date four groups are safely on their ...
Cricket vs Paul Roos – results – 31 October
1st team: Paul Roos batted first and scored 203 runs.  Wicket takers were Jet Hardie with 3 for 44 and Michael Burke with 3 for 36.  Aidan Cunningham slowed the run rate and created pressure by bowling his 10 overs for 17 runs. Somerset College batting started off very well with Marcus Nel and Josh Henderson putting on 59 for the 1st wicket. Nel ...
Girls Water Polo results – 28 & 30 October
Our U14 Girls played against Bloemhof on Wednesday, 28 October and beat them 12-3. The 1st team Girsl played against Rhenish High School and lost 4-7. On Friday, 30 October, the Girls played against Pinelands and their results are as follows: U14 Girls won 13-3 U16 Girls won 2-1 and the 1st team Girls won 8-6...
U15 & 1st team Boys Water Polo results – 31 October
The U15 Boys Water Polo team participated in a tournament at Fish Hoek on Saturday, 31 October.  They played 4 matches, won 3 and drew 1.  They finished 2nd overall. The 1st team Boys Water Polo played in a tournament on Saturday at Somerset College.  The beat Paarl Boys 12-0 and Bridge House 8-4.  They narrowly lost to Pinelands 4-5....
Boys’ Tennis results – Friday, 30 October
The Somerset College boys’ first tennis team lost by 2 matches to 4 in a home fixture against Parel Vallei on Friday. Well done to Jacques Morris and Joshua Putterill who both won their singles matches, playing at number two and number four respectively. The U15 boys’ team had a convincing 4-2 win over Strand High School. Well done to M...