The Our Lady of Fatima Dominican Convent School Grade 11 learners represented the South African U18 team which secured a third place finish in Malaysia, earning the team a bronze medal.
The Our Lady of Fatima Dominican Convent School Grade 7 learner recently three of her races an inter-schools athletics meeting at Northlands Primary School.
Taine Bird was recently selected for the South African U18 outdoor hockey squad.
The Grade 11 learner who has represented South Africa in softball said this was just the start of a lifelong dream.
Erin Bell and Andrew Flynn, who are members of the Durban North Gymnastics Club say they are looking forward to the event in which they will be representing the South African junior team.
Mika Justino recently competed in the Warner Beach Pro Am Championships (Supergrom division) where he not only dominated his division but won all three of his heats that where run over a period of two months.
Fatima had a clear run to the regional final, where they met Danville Park Girls’ High School after winning their group and remaining unbeaten.
This hotly contested regional will be hosted for the first time by Crawford College North Coast on their astroturf in the picturesque setting on their school grounds in Tongaat.
Mokgakane who only got to play two games (a warm-up game and a pool game) at the tournament said the experience was invaluable.
The Our Lady of Fatima teacher has set her sights on making this year’s SA squad for the Fast5 tournament as well as next year’s Netball World Cup.
The Northwood School learner was included in the squad of 15 which will contend in the 12th edition of the ICC under-19 World Cup in New Zealand early next year.