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Purple team wins house athletics

The Purple team of Jabez Christian Academy emerged as the winner on points when they beat the Green team during the school’s house athletics at Hoër Tegniese Skool Tom Naudé last Friday. The Purple team scored 37 points and the Green team 19. Learners gave their best at discus, javelin, high and long jump as …

The Purple team of Jabez Christian Academy emerged as the winner on points when they beat the Green team during the school’s house athletics at Hoër Tegniese Skool Tom Naudé last Friday. The Purple team scored 37 points and the Green team 19.
Learners gave their best at discus, javelin, high and long jump as well as track running over distances from 60 to
1 500 m. Newly appointed Deputy Principal Bruce Phillips made the announcements and ensured that the spirits remain high as supporters cheered the athletes on their way to the winning post.
Principal Elana Erasmus the day was a great success and offered new learners an opportunity to socialise and make new friends.

Story and photos: BARRY VILJOEN
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The Green team’s Kgothatso Makga­hlela nears the finish line to win the 100 m for girls u.13.
Xiluva Chauke, u.12, representing the Green team, clears the bar in the high jump for girls.
The Purple team’s Morongwa Lekgotoane takes part in the javelin for girls u.13.

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