Sports News and Results 15 August 2019

We are so looking forward to your support this weekend! Friday 16 and Saturday 17 August 2019!

RUSTENBURG vs RHENISH – Soccer, Hockey and Netball fixtures. Visit the rghssport Instagram account for all the final fixtures. #whoistherealrghs

Please diarise the following dates:

  • 15 August: 1st, 2nd, U16A, U16B Netball matches vs UK touring team @ RGHS, 15h30 start
  • 16 August: PGSGU SQUASH @ WPCC
  • 16 & 17 August: RHENISH DERBY WEEKEND – details on rghssport Instagram account
  • 23 August: PGSGU CROSS COUNTRY @ RGHS, races start at 15h45
  • 24 August: PGSGU U14, U16 & U19 NETBALL @ RGHS, matches start at 08h30
  • 30 August: PGSGU U14 HOCKEY @ Wynberg Girls’ High School
  • 31 August: PGSGU U16 & U19 HOCKEY @ Wynberg Girls’ High School
  • 04 September: 2020 1st Team Hockey trials (15h30-17h00)
  • 18 September: End of Season Hockey afternoon (U14A vs U16A; U19B vs Parents; U19A vs Past Pupils Team tbc)

Sports News

Artistic Swimming

We wish Kaitlyn Doms (Grade 9) all the best as she leaves to compete as a member of the South African Artistic Swimming Team to compete in the FINA Youth World Championships in Samorin, Slovakia from 25 August to 3 September. Before departure the team will be participating in a training camp in preparation for this competition.

Kaitlin (right) in training with her duet partner

Cross Country

Congratulations to all the RGHS Cross Country girls who participated in the Zonal Championships hosted by Milnerton High School on Wednesday 7 August. All our girls ran extremely well and appear to be peaking at the right time.

Good luck to the runners who are participating in the WP Championships this Saturday at Fairmont High School.

Zaina Abrahams (Gr 12 Cross Country vice-captain) participating in the Zonal Championships.

Netball

Matches vs Westerford @ Westerford on Monday 12 August – full results below:

Age Group Score Won by Points allocated
U19A 39-17 RGHS 2
U19B 15-8 RGHS 2
U16A 24-9 RGHS 2
U16B 31-11 RGHS 2
U16C 8-6 RGHS 2
U16D 10-10 RGHS 2
U14A 12-13 WESTERFORD 0
U14B 19-13 RGHS 2
U14C 22-7 RGHS 2
U14D 20-5 RGHS 2

Rustenburg vs Herschel:

Age Group Score Won by
U16A 15-11 RGHS
U16B 24-8 RGHS

Squash

PGSGU – Friday 16 August

Congratulations to the following girls who have been selected to represent RGHS at the annual PGSGU event taking place at WPCC on Friday 16 August starting at 14h45.

  1. Jordyn Campbell
  2. Nicole Bransby
  3. Alexander Cameron
  4. Isabella Rossouw
  5. Amy Raie-Bernberg

Reserve 1 – Amy Basson   Reserve 2 – Roxanne Comyn

Good luck!