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NEW SOMERSET COLLEGE ROWING COACH APPOINTED

Somerset College welcomes Jabu Khumalo as our new rowing coach. Jabu was a member of the ROWSA Senior National Rowing Team at the world championships in Rotterdam in the coxed pair in 2016, and went on to Coach and Co-Manage the South African Rowing Schools Union in the UK London Tour in 2017. He is ...

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SOMERSET COLLEGE HEAD OF CRICKET APPOINTED AS WP U18 BOYS TEAM MANAGER

Congratulations go to Mr Hilton Toro, Head of Cricket, at Somerset College. He has been appointed as Manager of the Western Province U18 Boys cricket team. ...

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ROWERS ACHIEVE SUCCESS AT SA NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS

Four Somerset College athletes competed with great success at the recent SA National Rowing Championships, held at the Roodeplaat Dam in Pretoria. Not only did these rowers place in the finals in every event they entered, but they also brought home a total of 10 medals! An amazing achievement in an ...

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SOUTHERN STING NETBALL CLINIC

Somerset College hosted the Southern Sting Netball Pop Clinic over the weekend of 10 May 2021 The clinic ran over two days, focusing on defending players on Friday and attacking players on Saturday. Netball players in the U12 - U18 age groups, had the opportunity to learn from experienced Southern S ...

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SOMERSET COLLEGE HOCKEY SEASON REPORT - May 2021

This year the Somerset College Hockey season kicked off with a bang as the excitement exploded after a year under the COVID stronghold. It all began with the U16A boys setting an extremely high precedent at the Paarl Gimnasium Tournament that took place over the long weekend at the end of April. The ...

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SOMERSET COLLEGE HOCKEY SEASON REPORT - May 2021

This year the Somerset College Hockey season kicked off with a bang as the excitement exploded after a year under the COVID stronghold. It all began with the U16A boys setting an extremely high precedent at the Paarl Gimnasium Tournament that took place over the long weekend at the end of April. The ...

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SA National Rowing Regatta

Four of our Somerset College Rowers, (Saskia Steltman, Christopher Plotz, Andji Mitrovic, and Kyle Brooks) represented the Western Cape at the SA National Rowing Regatta at Roodeplaat on the weekend of the 1st and 2nd of May. Not only did they place in the finals in every event they entered, but ...

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TENNIS: Somerset College vs Dirkie Uys High School

On Monday 15 March 16 tennis players from Somerset College played against Dirkie Uys High School in Moorreesburg. The College players did well to win this annual derby clash by 21 matches to 11. Liam Watson, Sharlene Chigariro, Oliver Pritchett, Lisa Verwey, Aidan Sanders, Caroline Morris, Danië ...

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SOMERSET COLLEGE 2021 FIRST TERM CRICKET REPORT

What a term it has been! Despite the challenges and all the uncertainties, we are grateful that we managed to get some matches in. I know it has not been ideal, however, the safety of the children, coaches, and the community was our primary concern. With the term coming to an end, I would like to th ...

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SOMERSET COLLEGE ROWER PARTICIPATES IN WORLD INDOOR ROWING CHAMPIONSHIPS

Congratulations to Saskia Steltman, Somerset College Rowing Girls Captain, on participating in the World Indoor Rowing Championship. Saskia's participation in the World Championship event is a great feather in the Somerset College Rowing cap.  Nicely done, Saksia! ...

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