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Summary of Western Province league results: Term 4 of 2023 and Term 1 of 2024

Boys’ First Team SC beat Curro Durbanville 6-0 SC lost to SACS 0-6 SC beat Bishops 37 games to 33 games SC lost Durbanville 34 games to 39 games SC lost to Bellville High School 1-5 SC beat DF Malan 37 games all (The Match was won by SC because our 1 st doubles couple won their match) SC lo ...

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First tennis boys beat Rondebosch in thrilling match

On Monday 11 March the boys’ first tennis team beat Rondebosch Boys’ High in a thrilling and closely contested match which provided some excellent tennis. Although Petrus Bosman was the only player from the College to win his singles match, we managed to win both our doubles matches convincingly ...

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Girls' tennis teams complete a successful season

The Somerset College girls’ first tennis team match (Mia Hosking (Captain), Sheryl Harborth, Isabella Pritchett and Tatum Macnaughton) against Rustenburg High School on Monday 4 March was cancelled due to rain. We would like to thank Isabella Pritchett and our captain and number one player Mia Hos ...

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Boys’ first tennis team beat Stellenberg High

On Monday 26 February, the boys of the first tennis team scored a resounding victory in their second-last Western Province league fixture when they beat Stellenberg High School here at the College. Tassius Chigariro, Aidan Sanders, Petrus Bosman and William von Heynitz all won their singles and dou ...

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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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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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TENNIS: Somerset College vs Dirkie Uys High School

On Monday 15 March 16 tennis players from Somerset College played against Dirkie Uys High School in Moorreesburg. The College players did well to win this annual derby clash by 21 matches to 11. Liam Watson, Sharlene Chigariro, Oliver Pritchett, Lisa Verwey, Aidan Sanders, Caroline Morris, Danië ...

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