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Pieter van der Merwe
Mnr. Pieter van der Merwe

Plasie bikers tough it out

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438 Mountain bikers, representing 84 schools from across South Africa, Zambia, Zimbabwe and Namibia, competed for the coveted title of the Spur Schools Mountain Bike League Champions held at Bekker School in Magaliesburg. On Saturday, 8 October, high schools competed against each other. On Sunday, 9 October the interprovincial challenge took place. Amelia Middelton, Bernice…
Kategorie(e): Bergfietsry, Sport

Merensky tennis coach excels

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Alexandra Dreyer has been coaching the Plasie tennis players for the past two years. She is also a well known competitor in various tournaments. During 9-15 October she was one of the Gauteng North team members competing in an Inter Provincial Tournament in Port Elizabeth, hosted by the Eastern Province. She competed in the 30-35…
Kategorie(e): Sport, Tennis

Merensky coach hones rugby skills

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Merensky rugby wants to congratulate Mr Ian van Heerden with his reregistration as an International Rugby Board Licensed Educator in the following strands: Qualified Coach, Match Official and Healthcare Professional. Van Heerden holds this position for his second three year term.
Kategorie(e): Rugby, Sport

Merensky athletics under way

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Some of Merensky High School’s athletes participated in the Prisma Jewaskiewitz athletics friendly meet on Saturday, 15 October at the Peter Mokaba Stadium in Polokwane. First places were obtained by René Wiese (girls u.14, 1500m), Janco Coetzee (boys u.14, Javelin) and Jenelle de Jonge (girls u.15, 800m and 400m) in this first meet for the…
Kategorie(e): Atletiek, Sport

Plasie perderuiter het lang asem

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Willie Oosthuizen, ‘n Graad 8 perderuiter van Hoërskool Merensky, het in September aan ‘n perde uithourit oor 80km op Munnik deelgeneem.  Hy en sy perd, Kaptein het behoorlik hul staal getoon toe Willie eerste in die junior kategorie (Graad 8-12) gekom het. Wat hul prestasie nog meer besonder maak is dat Kaptein ook na afloop…
Kategorie(e): Perdry, Sport

Plasies korrel fyn

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Alwiné Fleischmann en De Marco Meyer, albei graad 8-leerlinge van Hoërskool Merensky het gedurende die afgelope vakansie presteer in verskillende skiet-dissiplines. Alwiné het deelgeneem aan die Suid-Afrikaanse Nasionale Kegelskietkampioenskap. Sy behaal twee derde plekke in die junior ouderdomsgroep. De Marco Meyer het op sy beurt deelgeneem aan die nasionale skietkompetisie in Welkom in die Vrystaat.…
Kategorie(e): Sport

Nasionale perdrykampioenskappe

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Vyf leerlinge van Hoërskool Merensky het die afgelope vakansie vir die Limpopo hoërskolespan deelgeneem aan die nasionale perdrykampioenskappe in die Western Mounted Games dissipline. Genevieve van der Merwe en Anri Janse van Rensburg het albei opgeskuif na vlak 4 in die ope-afdeling. Wandri Janse van Rensburg het op vlak twee een eerste, twee tweede en…
Kategorie(e): Perdry, Sport

Merensky krieket Limpopo ligawenners

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Hoërskool Merensky se 1ste krieketspan is op Saterdag, 24 September, vir die vyfde keer in ses jaar, na ‘n kragmeting teen Pietersburg Hoërskool gekroon as die Limpopo skoleliga kampioene. Hierdie wedstryd het op Unicorn Preparatory School se velde plaasgevind. Die Plasies het die loot gewen en besluit om eerste te boul. Aan die begin het…
Kategorie(e): Krieket, Sport

Merensky tennis players brave the cold

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The Merensky A tennis team braved the cold during 8 to 10 September to compete in the prestigious Bethlehem Tennis Tournament. A total of 50 teams from 30 schools attended this competition. The Merensky boys played against Helpmekaar College, Curro Hazeldean, Afrikaans Hoër Seunskool, St John’s High School and Hoërskole Voortrekker, Wilgerivier, De Aar, Middelburg,…
Kategorie(e): Sport, Tennis

Ex-Plasies perform at the highest hockey level

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Elmien Marais and Hendy Seerane, both old Plasies, have been representing the Blyde River Bunters and Maropeng Cavemen respectively over the past few weeks in the inaugural Premier Hockey League (PHL). The PHL games have been broadcast on Supersport and has been described as “The South African hockey revolution”. Both the Bunters and Cavemen are…
Kategorie(e): Dogtershokkie, Seunshokkie, Sport

Plasie bikers go all out at Louis Trichardt XCO

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Ten bikers from Merensky High School participated in the treacherous Louis Trichardt XCO Mountain Biking event on 17 September. The Plasie peddlars once again proved that they are a force to be reckoned with. In the sub junior boys u.14 category Bevan Muller came 14th, Janco Coetzee 19th, Matthew Taylor 27th and Benjamin Freitas 36th.…
Kategorie(e): Bergfietsry, Sport

Plasie hockey umpires excell

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Two Plasie umpires recently excelled by being chosen to umpire at the primary school Limpopo hockey finals. Clariska Venter was selected to umpire the u.11A and Girls Open finals. Elzanne Engelbrecht was selected to umpire the u.11B boys finals. Both girls were praised for their excellent adjudication of the games.
Kategorie(e): Dogtershokkie, Sport

Plasies ace hockey umpire exam

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The game of hockey is surely alive and well at Merensky High School.  A handful  teachers and players decided to further their skills, and recently passed their Level 0 hockey umpire exam. All players look forward to coaches Elzette Hay, Elri Verster and Merise Katzke umpiring in future. They will be assisted by learners MC…
Kategorie(e): Dogtershokkie, Seunshokkie, Sport

Plasies knock Ben Vorster for a six

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Plasie cricket ruled the day on 17 September when Merensky’s 1st and u.15 boys teams took to field against Ben Vorster Hoërskool in the schools league. After losing the toss on the Merensky oval, the 1st team was asked to field first. Ben Vorster made 156 runs in the 50 allowed overs. In a nailbiting…
Kategorie(e): Krieket, Sport

Coach Alexandra lei Limpopo tennis

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Alexandra Dreyer, tennisafrigter by Hoërskool Merensky, is gekies as die nuwe Limpopo tennis hoërskoleliga voorsitter vir die noordelike streek vir 2016/2017. Sy sal voortaan die ligabepalings en reëlings vir alle hoërskole in die noorde van Limpopo bestuur.
Kategorie(e): Sport, Tennis