DEBATING

Congratulations to Merrifield College students Mbutho Mavuso and Joanne Joseph (Senior), Allyssa Joseph, Georgina Waechter and Grace Rance (Junior) who have been selected to the EC Senior Debating trial squad.

NETBALL

16 September: Merrifield U11 netball lost 9-0 to Clarendon at Merrifield.

TENNIS

11 September: Merrifield College student Devina Pillay won the TSA Eastern Cape Miniseries 3 in straight sets, after beating Erin Peters 6-2,6-2 from Clarendon in the finals this weekend.

BADMINTON

Congratulations to Amy Swart, who recently took part in the U19 Badminton Championships. She won the mixed doubles, girls doubles and girls singles titles.

On the weekend of 11/12 September she participated in the Senior Border Championships, where she won the woman’s singles title.

SWIMMING

4 September: Merrifield Grade 2 student Cooper Goliath took part in the Harlequins Sprinting Gala and received the following medals: 50m freestyle – gold; 50m backstroke – silver; 100m freestyle – silver; 100m breaststroke – silver.