Sports News and Results 24 October 2019

Dates to diarise:

UPDATE (25 October): All Water Polo matches have been cancelled due to wet weather.

  • Friday 25 October: Water Polo – our U16A, B, U19A and B teams will be playing matches against Westerford @ Westerford. Detailed fixtures:
Date Time Team TIC Coach Ref Opposition Venue
25-Oct 15h00 U16B   Tamarah Andre Westerford Westerford HS
25-Oct 15h30 U19B Marneweck Andre Tamarah Westerford Westerford HS
25-Oct 16h00 U16A   Ms Goble WP Ref Westerford Westerford HS
25-Oct 16h40 U19A Marneweck Ms Goble WP Ref Westerford Westerford HS
  • Monday 28 October: Track and Field – our athletes will be competing in a meeting hosted by RBHS @ RBHS.
  • Friday 1 November: Touch Rugby Tournament @ RGHS

Sports News


On Thursday 17 October we participated in an individual gala. Out of eight schools, we were placed second overall. Thanks to Herschel for hosting us. Well done to all the swimmers.


Sienna Syndercombe and Lisa Penney were in different teams.

Sienna Syndercombe, Lisa Penney and Robyn Gordon (Grade 8) participated in the Cape Town Inter Zone tournament. The players were divided into four teams – two teams from the northern suburbs and two from the southern suburbs.

The winning team, Team Wozniaki, with Lisa Penney (far right)

Water Polo

The RGHS 1st Team participated in the STAYERS Water Polo tournament this past weekend. This event was hosted by Somerset College.

Our girls played excellent water polo and ended in 4th position out of ten teams.

STAYERS 19-20 Oct 2019
RGHS 5 Springfield 3 Won
RGHS 8 Somerset College 2 Won
RGHS 2 Rhenish 1 Won
RGHS 3 Westerford 7 Lost
RGHS 11 St Cyprians 5 Won
RGHS 2 Herschel 12 Lost
3rd/4th PLAYOFF
RGHS 2 Wynberg 4 Lost