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Somerset College Rowers represent WP at the WP Seniors Championship Regatta

Zandra Axten, Nicholas Marais and Andji Mitrovic represented the Western Cape at the WC Senior Championship regatta, where they rowed against both University and Masters crews. Our rowers achieved excellent results. Nicholas placed 3rd in the Men’s A final. Zandra and Andji placed 1st in the ...

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Somerset College Prep Student selected to WP U13 Boys Hockey team

We are very proud of Jonathan Welby-Cooke, for his selection as goalkeeper of the Western Province U13 Boys' team. He will be in action at the Regional Tournament, hosted by Paarl Gymnasium from 4 – 6 July 2022. Congratulations Jonathan! We wish you the best for an excellent tournament! ...

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Somerset College student to represent South Africa in Water skiing Championships

Somerset College Gr 11 student, Jason Stegmann, was selected to participate in the SA Champs Slalom Water Skiing Tournament and was part of the SA team in the All Africa International, held in Stellenbosch. Jason did brilliantly and bettered his previous competition scores by 9 buoys getting i ...

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Somerset College Hockey well represented in Boland Teams

Congratulations to the following players on their selection to the Boland Hockey teams. Tiago Marques (U18A), Jemma Falkenberg (U18B), Nicholas Rieth (U18 Regional), Kristen Germishuys (U18A), Tyrone Rieth (U16B), Ashley Hingeston (U16 Regional) Caroline Morris (U16B), Jemma Boettger (U18B), N ...

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SA Schools U16 Rowing Squad visits the UK

Somerset College rower, Lisa McDonald was part of the SA Schools U/16 squad that visited the UK recently.  The squad performed really well in all 3 regattas they competed in.  In particular, Lisa’s team achieved 3rd place for a quad race in the Scullery Regatta at Dorney Lake, and a ...

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GIRLS HOCKEY TEAM CAPTAIN RECEIVES 100 CAPS

Congratulations to Jemma Falkenberg, Head Girl and 1st Team hockey captain on receiving her 100 caps on the weekend. Well done, Jemma! ...

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SOMERSET COLLEGE GR 8 SWIMMER WINS SIX GOLD MEDALS

Somerset College Gr 8 student, Kate Allwood, participated in the 2022 SA National Aquatic Championship, as part of the Western Province swimming team. Kate swims in the Para S15 category as a deaf swimmer, which requires her to swim without any of her hearing devices. She competes against similar ...

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SOMERSET COLLEGE SWIMMER CHAD LEVEY QUALIFIED FOR SA JUNIOR NATIONALS

Somerset College student, Chad Levey, qualified for SA Junior Nationals three years in a row. Chad competed in eight events over the six-day gala held in Gqeberha during the school holidays and obtained six personal bests. He qualified in 8th position for the 400m IM final and proceeded to 6th ov ...

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SOMERSET COLLEGE ROWER INVITED AS SASRU JUNIOR SQUAD MEMBER

Somerset College rower, Lisa McDonald, has been invited to be part of the SASRU Junior (U16) Squad. As the only female rower outside of Gauteng, we are particularly proud of this achievement. Well done, Lisa! ...

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SOMERSET COLLEGE ROWING AWARDED AS TOP PERFORMING CO-ED SCHOOL

Somerset College was announced as the top-performing co-ed school in the country, after achieving the following set of results at the SA Schools Championships. Aiden Marais and Nicholas Marais made the JM u19 doubles final and placed 4th overall. Andji Mitrovic and Zandra Axten made the JW u ...

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