The following athletes recently qualified for the Freestate Championships: Lungelwa Songalwa and Liteboho Koaho.
Lungelwa also received a silver medal in the 150m and a bronze medal in the 100m.
The school has five well maintained tennis courts. Tennis coaching takes place every afternoon throughout the year, except Fridays. Additional coaching can also be arranged.
The beginners group is taken care of by an enthusiastic Mrs Bock, assisted by a student. The more advanced players are coached by Dr Groenewald and Mrs Koen. When a group is entered to play in the league championships, it normally takes place from July to September each year.
Girls team played Sand du Plessis on 29 August and won by 11 games. They played Brandfort on 5 September and won by 17 games. They now have won 4 of 6 matches played.
Brebner has a very exciting and busy netball schedule with many keen players. The under 10, 11, 12 and 13 teams will be entered into weekly league matches in the second term. The U/13 team will also take part in the Southern Free State trials.
The players as well as coached attend clinics where they can improve their skills and tactical play. Remember: Netball helps to teach the girls perseverance and cooperation as a team.
U/10A: Brebner beat Joe Solomon 4-3
U/10B: Brebner lost 5-2 to Dr Visser
U/12A: Brebner lost 7-4 to Joe Solomon
U/13A: Brebner beat Joe Solomon 6-5
U/13B: Brebner lost 9-5 to Dr Visser
Brebner has always been very successful at cultivating great chess players. We have junior and senior chess for those who are interested.
Inter-provincial chess tournament on 11 May in Kimberley:
Chess Tournament on the 18th and 19th of January at St Andrews:
Chess Tournament on the 8th and 9th of February at Brebner:
Courteney Page won 3 out of 5 games
Ipeleng Pilane placed 2nd for U/12 and received a silver medal.
Free State Trials (7-8 September)
Ipeleng Pilane won 6 out of 7 games
Awards for matches played during the second term:
Well done to the following learners who were board winners:
Blitz Tournament - 14 August at Mimosa Mall:
Petra Acho won 3 out of 4.
SA National ladies Tournament:
Took place at Kruitberg Primary between the 9th and 12th of August 2012.
Chess Tournament - 27 to 28 July 2012:
Wins out of five games:
Inter-Provincial Tournament - 12 May 2012:
Ipeleng Pilane won 3 out of 3 games
Junior A: Brebner lost 1.5 - 4.5 to Kruitberg
Senior A: Brebner won 5.5 - 2.5 against Wilgehof
Senior B: Brebner won 7 - 1 against Jim Fouche
Junior A: Brebner lost 1 - 5 to Edu Play
Senior B: Brebner lost 0 - 6 to Fichardt Park
Senior A: Brebner lost 3.5 - 4.5 to Wilgehof
U10: Kananelo Raletoane won 2 and a half games out of 7; Lesedi Mohale won 3 games out of 7.
U12: Junior Motaung won 2 out of 7 games; Tapi Moshoeghoe won 3 out of 7 games.
Ipeleng Pilane came jointly second with 5 wins out of 7. This is an excellent achievement. Well done.