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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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SOMERSET COLLEGE HOCKEY COACH LEADS BOLAND U13 BOYS TEAM TO A-DIVISION

Somerset College Hockey Coach, Kyran Fortuin’s U13A Boys Boland Hockey team won the gold medal in the B section at the U13 Hockey IPT and therefore will be promoted to the A section in 2023. Congratulations, Coach!   ...

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SOMERSET COLLEGE STUDENT SELECTED TO SA U16 HOCKEY SQUAD

Congratulations go to Somerset College student, Michael du Toit, on his selection to the SA U16 HP hockey squad. Michael du Toit recently represented the Boland U16A boys hockey team at the IPT in Stellenbosch and helped his team to end 4th overall out of 12 teams. His hard work and dedication we ...

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Somerset College Rowers represent WP at the WP Seniors Championship Regatta

Zandra Axten, Nicholas Marais and Andji Mitrovic represented the Western Cape at the WC Senior Championship regatta, where they rowed against both University and Masters crews. Our rowers achieved excellent results. Nicholas placed 3rd in the Men’s A final. Zandra and Andji placed 1st in the ...

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Somerset College Prep Student selected to WP U13 Boys Hockey team

We are very proud of Jonathan Welby-Cooke, for his selection as goalkeeper of the Western Province U13 Boys' team. He will be in action at the Regional Tournament, hosted by Paarl Gymnasium from 4 – 6 July 2022. Congratulations Jonathan! We wish you the best for an excellent tournament! ...

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Somerset College student to represent South Africa in Water skiing Championships

Somerset College Gr 11 student, Jason Stegmann, was selected to participate in the SA Champs Slalom Water Skiing Tournament and was part of the SA team in the All Africa International, held in Stellenbosch. Jason did brilliantly and bettered his previous competition scores by 9 buoys getting i ...

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Somerset College Hockey well represented in Boland Teams

Congratulations to the following players on their selection to the Boland Hockey teams. Tiago Marques (U18A), Jemma Falkenberg (U18B), Nicholas Rieth (U18 Regional), Kristen Germishuys (U18A), Tyrone Rieth (U16B), Ashley Hingeston (U16 Regional) Caroline Morris (U16B), Jemma Boettger (U18B), N ...

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SA Schools U16 Rowing Squad visits the UK

Somerset College rower, Lisa McDonald was part of the SA Schools U/16 squad that visited the UK recently.  The squad performed really well in all 3 regattas they competed in.  In particular, Lisa’s team achieved 3rd place for a quad race in the Scullery Regatta at Dorney Lake, and a ...

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GIRLS HOCKEY TEAM CAPTAIN RECEIVES 100 CAPS

Congratulations to Jemma Falkenberg, Head Girl and 1st Team hockey captain on receiving her 100 caps on the weekend. Well done, Jemma! ...

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SOMERSET COLLEGE GR 8 SWIMMER WINS SIX GOLD MEDALS

Somerset College Gr 8 student, Kate Allwood, participated in the 2022 SA National Aquatic Championship, as part of the Western Province swimming team. Kate swims in the Para S15 category as a deaf swimmer, which requires her to swim without any of her hearing devices. She competes against similar ...

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