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Somerset College tennis girls victorious in two league fixtures

The tennis players in the girls’ first and second tennis teams secured victories for the College in their league fixtures against Herschel and D.F Malan High School respectively this week. The Somerset College girls’ 1st tennis team won their match 12-0 in the Western Province Super League again ...

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Girls’ 2nd team vs Durbanville High School 2 nd team

The Somerset College girls’ 2nd tennis team won their Northern first league match 8-5 at home against Durbanville High School's 2nd team on Tuesday 13 February. The players in this fixture were Hannah de Jager, Tatum Macnaughton, Nina Benson and Olivia Brake. ...

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Girls’ 1st team vs Curro Durbanville High School

The Somerset College girls’ 1st tennis team lost their match 10-2 in the Western Province Super League against Curro Durbanville High in Durbanville on Monday 12 February. Well done to Leila Holtzhausen and Hannah de Jager for winning their doubles match. The players in this fixture were: Jessi ...

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Boys 1st Team vs Bellville High

The boys’ second tennis team scored another impressive win on Tuesday, 19 February when they beat Bellville High School on their turf by 6 matches to 0. The players in the team were: Mark Pyle, Kegan Howell, Aidan Beattie and Joe Moore. Throughout the current league season, which started in Octobe ...

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Rhenish U14 Girls’ Water Polo Tournament

This past weekend, 3-5 February 2023, the U14A Girls’ Water Polo team took part in the Rhenish U14 Girls’ Water Polo Tournament. The team played 9 round robin matches and the results were as follows: vs Springfield A won 6-2 vs Wynberg A won 7-3 vs Westerford A won 12-0 vs Rhenish A ...

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Somerset College wins Arende Afslaan Tennis Tournament for second year in a row

On Saturday, 21 January, the Somerset College first tennis team consisting of four boys and four girls emerged as the winners of the “Arende Afslaan” doubles and mixed doubles tournament hosted by Strand High School. In doing so, they regained the title which they also won in 2022. The follow ...

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SOMERSET COLLEGE ROWER ATTENDS UK ROWING COURSE

In August this year, Seth Garewal, attended a rowing course at Eton Dorney Lake, in Windsor. It was an unforgettable experience and privilege for Seth to row and train at the very 2012 Olympic Rowing venue. Eton college rowers are lucky to call this their home training venue. Facilities are stratosp ...

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KNYSNA REGATTA AND HEADS RACE

Our rowing club travelled to Knysna to compete against schools and clubs from both the Eastern Cape and the Western Cape. The Knysna regatta is the first regatta of the season and usually serves to create excitement for the new season. It was fantastic to see the camaraderie and newfound GEES amongs ...

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SOMERSET COLLEGE ROWING: MISVERSTAND REGATTA

Over the course of the weekend of 29 - 30 October, our rowers participated in the annual Misverstand Sprints regatta and Head’s Race near Moorreesburg. Our rowers performed superbly, outperforming the other clubs thoroughly. Our supporters outperformed everyone else too and came out in the ...

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SOMERSET COLLEGE U14A GIRLS TAKE PART IN BLOEMHOF FAIRTREE TOURNAMENT

The Somerset College U14A girls hockey team took part in the Bloemhof Fairtree U14 hockey tournament on 5-6 August. The team played great hockey to beat PV in the semi final (who they lost to in the league) and to then take on Paarl Girls in the final (who they also lost to in the league). The te ...

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