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 ...
Tennis results (2nd Girls’ team) vs Parel Vallei
Somerset College’s second girls’ team scored a 4-2 win over Parel Vallei on Friday afternoon on our courts. The star of this victory was Sharlene Chigariro who played at number one and was the only player to win both her singles and doubles. The other players in the team were Yanti de Villiers, Emily Renscke and Kendra Platen....
Tennis results (1st & 2nd Boys’ teams) vs Paul Roos
Paul Roos Gymnasium illustrated their depth and strength in tennis when their third and fourth teams beat Somerset College’s first and second boys’ tennis teams on our courts in the Boland Central league fixtures on Friday afternoon. We were unable to secure any victories and both our teams lost 6-0. Our first team players were: Jacqu...
Somerset College T20 2018 report
SOMERSET COLLEGE T20, SUNDAY 11 FEBRUARY 2018 The annual Somerset College T20 was played in blistering hot conditions with Rondebosch, SACS and Paul Roos playing alongside Somerset College. The first round of games saw Somerset College take on Rondebosch while Paul Roos played against SACS. In the Somerset College vs Rondebosch game, Rondebosch wo...
Cricket results vs Strand High & Paarl Gymnasium
On Saturday, 10 February, the Somerset College Cricket teams played against Strand High and Paarl Gymnasium. The 1st XI played against Strand High at Somerset College. We batted first and were in trouble at 119 for 9 when Jonathan van Druten and Nic Williams put together a match winning 65 run 10th wicket partnership. Somerset College ended up sc...
Tennis results (1st & 2nd Girls’ teams) vs Bloemhof High
The first Girls’ Tennis team of Rebecca Brody, Tegan O’Grady, Olivia Fauel and Alex Williams won their match 4-2 against Bloemhof in the U19 B league on Friday afternoon. The second Girls’ Tennis team of Sharlene Chigariro, Alex Dickson, Emily Reschke and Yanti de Villiers drew 3-3 but won the match by 27 to 22 games in the U19 C ...
Tennis (1st team Boys) vs Stellenbosch High
On Friday afternoon, 9 February, the Somerset College boys” first Tennis team scored a convincing 6-0 victory over Stellenbosch High School in the Boland Central U19 B League. Although all four players in the team played excellent tennis, Jacques Morris’ 8-2 win over their number one player, was especially impressive. The other players ...
Tennis (1st team Girls) vs Stellenbosch High
Our first team Girls’ Tennis team consisting of Rebecca Brody, Annalie Swanepoel, Teagan O’Grady and Olivia Fauel played against Stellenbosch High School’s first Girls’ Tennis team on Friday afternoon, 9 February.  They won all their matches in the U19 B league....