Tennis (1st team Girls) – St Andrew’s Festival results
Somerset College took part in the St Andrew’s Tennis Festival from 15 to 17 February. The team consisted of Annalie Swanepoel, Sharlene Chigariro, Lisa Verwey, Rebecca Brody (Captain) and Hanna van Heerden. They were accompanied by Mrs Claire Engelbrecht, Team manager and James Dunn, coach. The eight schools that participated in the festival were...
Water Polo (U14/16 Girls) results vs Bloemhof
Our U16 Girls’ Water Polo team played against Bloemhof Girls’ High at Somerset College on Thursday afternoon. They won the match 23-0. The U14 Girls’ team also played against Bloemhof Girls’ High and won their match 6-4....
Water Polo (1st team Boys) results at Knysna Oakhill Chukka Festival
Somerset College’s 1st team Boys’ Water Polo participated in the Knysna Oakhill Chukka Festival this weekend.  The results were as follows: We won 9-1 against Oakhill College (host school); We won 14-0 against Graeme College, Grahamstown; We won 6-4 against Pinelands High; We lost 5-6 against Woodridge College and We won 6-2 against St...
Tennis (1st & 2nd Boys) results vs Parel Vallei and Paul Roos
Convincing victories by Sean Irwin (8-5) and especially Oliver Pritchett (8-0) helped the Somerset College boys’ 2nd team beat Parel Vallei by 39 games to 32 on our courts on Monday, 11 February. The other two players in the team were Michael Atkinson and Joseph Edwards. On Tuesday, 12 February, Paul Roos Gymnasium demonstrated their strength...
Water Polo (Girls) results against Westerford High
Somerset College’s girls’ Water Polo played against Westerford High on Friday afternoon. The results are as follows: U14 girls lost 4-7 U16 girls lost 8-9 The 2nd team girls won 6-5 The 1st team girls lost 1-13...
Water Polo (Boys) results vs Fish Hoek High and club matches
Somerset College’s Boys’ Water Polo teams played against Fish Hoek High on Friday. The results are as follows: U14 boys lost 3-7 U15 boys lost 8-9 1st team boys won 10-3 The 1st team boys also played two club matches on Saturday afternoon. Their results are as follows: They drew 7-7 against Wynberg Senior and lost 4-13 to VOB....
Tennis (2nd team Boys) results vs Stellenbosch High
On Friday, 8 February, the Somerset College boys’ 2nd Tennis team played against Stellenbosch High School in an away fixture. Although we lost this fixture by 2 matches to 4, Sean Irwin and Oliver Pritchett who played at numbers 2 and 4 respectively, played superb tennis to beat their strong opponents. They both won their pro-set matches by 8...
Water Polo (Boys) match results
Somerset College’s Boys’ Water Polo teams played league matches against Herzlia on Friday, 1 February.  The results were as follows: U14 lost 3-5 U15 lost 5-8 The 2nd team won 5-1 The 1st team won 9-2 The 1st Boys’ team played league matches against Pinelands and Westerford on Saturday morning. They won both matches – 8-2 a...
Cricket results vs Worcester Gymnasium
The 1st XI and U14’s were rained out. 2nd XI vs Worcester Gymnasium Somerset College batted first and was bowled out for 74 runs. Worcester Gymnasium scored 75 for 2. Somerset College lost by 8 wickets. U15 vs Worcester Gymnasium Worcester Gymnasium batted first and scored 170 runs. Somerset College was bowled out for 125, thus losing by 45 r...
Tennis (1st team Girls) results vs Herschel Girls High
The 1st Girls’ Tennis team of Rebecca Brody, Sharlene Chigariro, Lisa Verwey and Hannah Van Heerden had a close match against Herschel on Friday, 1 February 2019, at home. We were even on matches but Somerset College won by 32 games to 27. Well done to Rebecca Brody and Sharlene Chigariro on their convincing wins in both their singles and dou...