Merensky High School started their official winter sports season on home ground on Saturday, 5 March against Piet Potgieter High School from Mokopane. A huge crowd supported the Plasie rugby, netball and girls hockey teams.
The u.14A and B rugby teams kicked the season off with a tie for the A-team (7-7) and a win for the B-team (10-5). The u.15A team realised that there is still a lot of work ahead when they got stuck with a score of 29-10. The u.16A team reigned victorious with a score of 16-13, after a penalty goal was scored in the last minute of the game.
After tough matches, the senior teams gathered the following scores: 3rd team, 17-19, 2nd team, 27-19 and 1st team, 15-24.