Due to the pouring rain on Saturday morning and afternoon the sports day was postponed to the following Wednesday. However the Sports Dinner was conducted that evening with Dan van Zyl as the guest of honour. A South-African rugby player and cricketer, he has represented his country at both sports to the highest level. It was very interesting to hear of his sporting career and his inspirational words after he had issued the awards. The following were announced as the captains and secretaries for next season.
Cricket: Captain: Ivan Moffitt Secretary: Thaddy McKeever
Rugby: Captain: Sean Cooper Vice Capt: Joseph Gernon
Secretary: Hector Wright
Girls’ cricket: Captain: Helen Crampton
Boys’ basketball: Captain: Tiernan Mullane Secretary: Franz Truchsess
Girls’ Basketball: Captain: Adaze Mbanefo Secretary: Helen Crampton
Girl’s Hockey: Captain: Sasha Cole Secretary: Helen Crampton
Boys’ Hockey: Captain: Marc Philipp Eichhorn Secretary: Ivan Moffitt
Tennis: Captain:Tiernan Mullane (boys), Kim Voggel (girls)
Athletics: Captain: Julius Schaefer (boys)
The following were awarded Colours and pictured above with Dan van Zyl.
Rugby: Douglas Boyd Crotty, Freddie Johnson, Michael Kennedy, Igor Petrenko.
Girls’ Basketball: Ciara Murray.
Boys’ Hockey: Eckart Geyer.