Tennis – results of Stellenbosch mini-interpro tournament
Liam Watson and Rebecca Brody participated as part of the WP Cavaliers U15B and U17A teams respectively in this past weekend’s Stellenbosch mini-interpro tournament. Of all 5 teams present at this interpro (WP A, WP B, Northern Cape, Cavaliers A, Cavaliers B), the Cavaliers A team won first prize in all 3 categories (U15, U17 and U19) while t...
Cricket results – 1st XI vs Parel Vallei “The Ashes” 2018
Somerset College beat Parel Vallei High School in the annual Ashes clash by 10 wickets. Parel Vallei scored 143 all out in their first innings. Gillad ben-Oved took 5 for 42. Somerset College scored 238 in their 1st innings giving Somerset College a lead of 95. Sam Henderson scored 65 and Matthew Beattie 38. Somerset College bowled Parel Vallei out...
Water Polo (U15 Boys) Grey High Tournament, PE
Our U15 Boys’ Water Polo team participated in the Grey High School Water Polo Tournament held in Port Elizabeth over the weekend of 2-4 February 2018.  The players were: Jordan Heymans, Dylan Baird, Jake Love, Aidan Ravenscroft, Nicholas Pretorius, Hamish McIntosh, James Visagie, Thomas Evans, Darien Simpson, Dylan Sander, Christian Greener ...
Water Polo (U14 Boys & Girls) Dave Pitcairn Cup
Our U14 Boys and Girls teams participated in the Dave Pitcairn Tournament held at Reddam Constantia over the weekend of 16-18 February 2018.  The teams consisted of the following players: U14 Boys:  Dylan Gouws, Michael Brown, Cole Bacon, Kyle Hamman, Marwin Hodel, Aiden Marais, Roberto Vicente, Matt roux, Josh Greatorex, Benjamin Connolly and Al...
Rowing – SA Champs 2018 report
Somerset College Rowing Club ended the rowing season off with a sizeable bang with the crews putting in some very decent racing at the National Schools Championships in Pretoria this past weekend. This regatta is the last regatta for the season, but is certainly the most difficult with the best oarsmen and women from 59 schools coming together to t...
Cricket results for 3 March 2018
U14A vs SACS U14B Somerset College scored 216 in 35 overs Oliver Pritchett 64, Ben Chaplin 61. SACS U14B 118 all out. College won by 98 runs. U15 vs Stellenbosch Hub Somerset College scored 239 in 35 overs. James Visagie 47, Juan Lindeque 64. Stellenbosch Hub 85 all out. Josh Beart and James Visagie both took 3 wickets. Somerset College won by 154 ...
Cricket – 1st XI vs Old Oaks
On Saturday, 3 March, the Old Oaks ventured onto the Taberer Oval to play a 50 over game against the current first team. The Old Oaks batted first scoring 169. Elliot Moses scored 46 and Oli Nel a quickfire 33! Andy Whaits took 3 for 44. The College team scored 121 all out with Sam Henderson scoring 43.  The Old Oaks won by 48 runs. Thank you to a...
Tennis (1st team Girls) – St Mary’s Tennis Festival Report
Somerset College participated in the St Mary’s Waverley Tennis Festival from 16 to 18 February. The team consisted of Rebecca Brody, Annalie Swanepoel, Tegan O’Grady, Olivia Fauël (Captain), and Alex Williams. The eight schools that participated in the festival were St Mary’s Waverley, St Mary’s Kloof, St Andrews JHB, Menlo Park, P...
Sport for rest of term one and winter seasons
Sport for rest of term one and winter seasons Summer sport will end on the weekend of 3, 4 March. This decision was made due to the condition of the fields, lack of a pool and giving winter sporting codes the opportunity to train in the afternoon instead of in the morning before school. We will still play tennis, water polo and cricket matches duri...
Cricket (all teams) vs Paarl Boys High
All our Somerset College Cricket teams played against Paarl Boys High this past Saturday. The 1st XI and U15 teams played at Somerset College while the 2nd XI and U14 teams played at Paarl Boys High in Paarl. Results for the 1st XI are as follows: Somerset College batted first and scored 118 all out. Andy Whaits got 34. Paarl Boys passed the score ...