Sports News and Results 16 August 2018

Please diarise the following dates:

  • PGSGU CROSS COUNTRY – Friday 31 August @ RGHS (this is a new date)
  • PGSGU U14, U16 & U19 NETBALL – Saturday 1 September @ RGHS
  • PGSGU U14 & U16 HOCKEY – Friday 7 September @ Wynberg Girls’ High School
  • PGSGU U16 & U19 HOCKEY – Saturday 8 September @ Wynberg Girls’ High School

Saturday 20 October – Open Air Movie Night (venue RGHS) – Water Polo tour Fundraiser – please diarise & support!

WEEKLY NEWS:

CROSS COUNTRY

On Saturday 11 August our RGHS runners represented the Southern Zone at the Cape Metro Schools Cross Country Championships. The races were held at Fairmont High School over a lapped 2km route. Congratulations to each one of you.

Results were as follows:

U14

  • Rachel Behne 16th
  • Rose Williamson 35th
  • Kayla Ross 38th
  • Manina Viljoen 42nd

U15

  • Rachel Noyce 11th
  • Lara Rule 13th
  • Chloe Sampson 24th

U16

  • Megan Phillipson 10th
  • Bianca Ravell 28th

U19

  • Rebecca Behne 7th

HOCKEY

DERBY DAY vs RHENISH 17 & 18 August

DATEDAYTIMETEAMOPPONENTVENUE
17-AugFriday15h30U19CRhenishRhenish Astro
17-AugFriday16h15U16CRhenishRhenish Astro
17-AugFriday17h00U16DRhenishRhenish Astro
DATEDAYTIMETEAMOPPONENTVENUE
18-AugSaturday08h00U14ARhenishRhenish Astro
18-AugSaturday08h00U14CRhenishBloemhof Astro
18-AugSaturday09h00U16ARhenishRhenish Astro
18-AugSaturday09h00U16BRhenishBloemhof Astro
18-AugSaturday10h00U19BRhenishRhenish Astro
18-AugSaturday10h00U14BRhenishBloemhof Astro
18-AugSaturday11h00U19ARhenishRhenish Astro
SOCCER
DATEDAYTIMETEAMOPPONENTVENUE
19-AugSaturday10h30JuniorRhenishRhenish

HOCKEY MATCH REPORT

RGHS U19A vs Springfield Convent @ Springfield – Wednesday 8 August

In an evenly contested match, created by the battle of the midfields, RGHS were unlucky not to score early, but dominated the game for long periods of time.

Final score 0-0 and Player of the Match Georgia Hill (Gr 11)

NETBALL

FIXTURES: Saturday 18 August vs Rhenish in Stellenbosch

Rustenburg vs Herschel at Herschel

Thursday 16 August

Herschel IndoorHerschel outside court RustenburgCourt 1RustenburgCourt 2
15h30U16AU16CU14BU14C
16h101st TeamU16BU14A

Rustenburg vs Rhenish at Rhenish

Saturday 18 August – Bus leaving RGHS at 06h50, 10 seats available

TIMERHENISH COURT 1RHENISH COURT 2 RHENISH COURT 3
08:30U16ARhenish U18C vsRust u16DU14C
09:15 U14BU16BU16C
10:00U14ARhenish U15B vs Rustenburg u16BU19B 
10:45 Rhenish U15A vs Rustenburg u16AU14DRhenish u15C vs Rustenburg u16C
11:30U19A

SQUASH

Congratulations to Jordyn Campbell (Gr 10) who won the Girls U17 section of the African Open Squash Tournament held at UCT over the past weekend. What an excellent result.

Jordyn in action

Good luck to the following girls who will be representing RGHS at the annual PGSGU Inter-Schools Squash Tournament taking place at WPCC on Saturday 18 August: Jordyn Campbell (Captain), Cameron Alexander (Vice-captain), Stephanie Du and Isabella Rossouw.

SWIMMING

Daniella Solkow (Gr 11) competed in the SA short course Swimming Championships in Durban at the Kings Park venue last week. Congratulations on these excellent results.

  • 50 Freestyle – A Finals, 26.55 placing 10th
  • 100 Free – 59.70 – place 37
  • 50 Breast – 34.72 – place 28
  • 100 Breast – 1.15.29 – place 24
  • 100 IM – 1.08.12 – place 30
  • 50 Back – 31.89 – place 46

Relays:

  • 4×50 Medley mixed –  Bronze medal
  • 4×100 Medley women – 8th
  • 4×50 Free women – 6th
  • 4×50 Free Mixed – 5th
  • 4×200 Free women – 5th
  • 4×50 Medley women – 6th
  • 4×100 Free women – 6th
Daniella in action