Ferrum Inter-house Athletics 2019 Results

Ferrum learners participated in the annual inter-house athletics meeting held on 15 January 2019. Athletes proved their best and persevered in the heat. There was great spirit among the three house-teams: ‘Green’, ‘White’ and ‘Yellow’ but in the end the ‘White’ team won with 456 points scored by participants.

Results are as follows:

House teams
1st Place White- 456 points
2nd Place Yellow- 381 points
3rd Place Green- 287 points

Best performance of the day
Wikus van der Walt (100m)
Dané van der Merwe (Shotput)

Girls’ results
Best U/15 athlete- Marlene Combrink
Junior Victrix Ludorum- Charmaine Scheepers
Best U/17 athlete- Paula Coetzee
Best U/19 athlete- Dané Potgieter
Senior Victrix Ludorum- Charnique Oosthuizen

Boys’ results
Best U/15 athlete- Liam Gray
Junior Victor Ludorum- Steyn Rothman
Best U/17 athlete- Divan Stoop
Best U/19 athlete- Wikus van der Walt
Senior Victor Ludorum- Gerrit Scheepers

The following track-and field records were broken:

300m Hurdles GU/14- Charmaine Scheepers
Shotput GU/14- Ellene Stolz
High Jump BU/14- Siphesihle Dhladla
300m Hurdles BU/15- Liam Gray
Shotput G/U16- Dané van der Merwe
400m BU/16- Christiaan de Jager
400m Hurdles BU/16- Gerrit Scheepers
Javelin BU/16- Hendry Nienaber
Shotput BU/17- Fernando Filipe
100m BU/19- Wikus van der Walt
Long Jump BU/19- Wikus van der Walt

Congratulations to each of these learners who excelled. We are very proud of you!

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