Cricket

 

Cricket

MHS Cricket

Organiser

Pieter van der Merwe
Mr. Pieter vd Merwe

Coaches

Mr. Aubrey van Reenen
Mr. Seph Oosthuizen
Mr. Johan Herbst
Ms. Lindi Britz

2018 Dates

8 September - vs Stanford Lake College (1st away, u.15 home)
15 September - vs PHS (1st away, u.15 home)
13 October - Limpopo final (Polokwane Union fields)

Cricket News

Khushi, a Protea in the making

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In the third and final girls cricket league match against Southern Cross on Saturday, 15 September, the first girls cricket team of Merensky High School took a stand. They defeated their opponents, on their home ground, with a staggering 202 runs. Merensky set a goal of 285 runs, with Southern Cross achieving only 83. The star of the show was Merensky’s Khushi Mistry in grade 10. Apart from earning 5 wickets, she also made 177 runs from only 113 balls (which is the highest batting total in Merensky’s cricket history). This was an exemplary performance by Mistry who also plays for the senior Limpopo womans’ team. She was recently included…
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Plasies are cricket proud

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PHOTO: 1st Team bowler Kieran Albertus and u.15 batsman Ockert Schoeman. Say it out loud, Plasies are cricket proud. Merensky High School’s 1st cricket team knew, that Ben Vorster High School knew, that the Plasies could beat them. This was proven to be true on Saturday, 1 September on Merensky’s cricket oval. After winning the toss in this league match, Ben Vorster decided to bat first and were all out for 63 runs in the 19th over. Kieran Albertus, best bowler, took 4 wickets in 6 overs, conceding only 25 runs. Louis Botha also did excellent work and took 3 wickets in 6 overs, conceding 22 runs. When the Plasies…
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Non-stop action for plasie u.15 cricket team

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PHOTO: Ockert Schoeman scoring 12 runs against Nkowankowa. The u.15 boys’ cricket team of Merensky High School boasts with two superb victories in one week. The team played against Ben Vorster High School on Wednesday, 15 August. The Plasies batted first and scored 97 runs, all out. Abri Wheelan and Hendrik Botes made their mark with 18 and 13 runs respectively. The Vossies took their chance to bat, but were all out for 59 runs. Christian Barnard took 4 wickets and versatile player, Hendrik Botes, took 3 wickets. Merensky beat Ben Vorster with 38 runs. On Saturday, 18 August, the winning streak continued when the boys played against Nkowankowa. The…
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