|Ms Elri Verster|
Ms Elri Verster
Ms Sheri Prinsloo
|27 February||- Interhouse Swimming|
|6 June||- Age Group 1|
PHOTO: Front: Amelia Booth, Markus Theron & Donia Smit. Back: Ruan Hanaczeck-Kruger, Ronan Theron & Daniel Smit. The time to reap rewards for hours spent in the swimming pool is drawing near. Six Plasie swimmers qualified during the past season to participate in galas at various levels during the coming school holidays. Level 2 takes place on 3 to 5 April in Polokwane. Amelia Booth (u.15) and Markus Theron (u.14) qualified to participate in this competition. Daniel Smit and Ronan Theron (u.16), as well as Donia Smit (u.14) will participate in the level 3 gala on 28 to 31 March in Germiston. Ruan Hanaczeck-Kruger is in top form, and will…
PHOTO: Dania Smit in action. On Saturday and Sunday, 2 and 3 February, 9 Plasie swimmers participated in the Limpopo Schools Swimming Championship in Polokwane. Merensky High School is very proud of Dania Smit (u14) who won a gold medal in the 200m individual medley item. She also earned a silver medal for her 200m backstroke and 2 bronze medals in the 200m freestyle and 50m backstroke items. Daniel Smit (u16) and Kagiso Hoaeane (u15) also boast silver medals for their 200m backstroke and breaststroke efforts, as well as bronze medals in the 50m backstroke and 200m individual medley. Ronan Theron (u16) received bronze medals for his 50m butterfly and…
Daniel Smit, a grade 10 swimmer from Merensky High School, started the new year on a high note. During a biathlon meet in Mpumalanga on 12 January, he not only competed in the u17 category, but also set a new local and South African record with 2260 points (the previous record was 2225 points). Daniel now qualifies to compete in the SA Championships to be held in Port Elizabeth later this year. Daniel and Kagiso Hoaeane (grade 9) also competed at the SA School Summer Games on 10 to 13 December, at Ellispark in Johannesburg. During this meet, Limpopo ended 5th in South Africa.