School’s Prestige Athletics Tournament sees new records set

Alex Rose-Innes ATHLETES from Lowveld High School performed excellently during the school’s recent Prestige Athletics Championship and walked away with top awards. Nolwazi Mashaba recorded a new record in the long jump, landing on 6.03m, while Banele Muwayi also set a new record of 7.24m. Senior boys athlete, Rasheed Gardee, ran the 110m hurdles in a fast 15.05s. Samkelo Mhlangu received the Victrix Ludorum for junior boys and Gardeen for senior boys.

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Bushbuckridge cricketers back on pitch following union support

CRICKET players and supporters in Bushbuckridge are ecstatic following the news that their cricket team will start playing again after the Mpumalanga Cricket Union (MCU) promised to reinstate their sponsorship. The decision was taken at a meeting that was held last week in White River. “We are excited that our boys will start playing cricket again. Since last year, I was very worried because the boys were always asking me when they were going to play? Our supporters were also complaining and pleading with me to make a plan so…

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Lowveld High Prestige Athletics tournament sees various records broken

Lowveld High athletes holds their own among the best DURING Lowveld High’s recent Prestige Athletics Championship, athletes from the school performed excellently and walked away with top awards. Lowveld High’s Nolwazi Mashaba brought a new record to the long jump event with a jump of 6.03metres. Banele Muwayi, also set a new record of 7.24metres. Senior Boy, Rasheed Gardeen ran the 110metre hurdles in 15.05sec Samkelo Mhlangu, also from Lowveld High, received the Victrix Ludorum for Junior Boys and Rasheed Gardeen, the Victorix Ludorum for Senior Boys. Rasheed Gardeen Nolwazi…

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Artists battle it on soccer pitch

MBOMBELA – Mbombela music and soccer fanatics converged at the Meridian School in the Karino Estate last week to watch their favourite singers playing against the band members (instrumentalists).  The musicians have managed to win the historical soccer match by 10-4. On half time the singers were leading by 6- 2. The event organiser Muzi Mbuyane, who was also playing for the band team, said the event was a success. “I am very excited because the event exceeded my expectations. Most of the musicians and band members were available as…

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SA vd England – Proteas battle on

2020 England vs SA cricket test

According to Daily Maverick’s sports writer, there is more life in a morgue than the St George’s Park pitch which greeted South Africa and England on the first day of the third Test on Thursday, Jan 15. Keshav Maharaj, Anrich Nortje, Kagiso Rabada and Rassie van der Dussen saved the day as captain Faf (no not the one with the flagged underpants) battled on. Go boys, with threats of junk status becoming REAL, we need all the good news we can get!

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