End-of-term success for PAHS in sport
The results from the recent Albany tennis trials saw Port Alfred High School’s pupils do well, with Jack Botha (2nd) and Jarryd Harty (3rd) securing top spots in the U16 boys’ category.
Lou Coetzee (2nd) and James Campbell (5th) also achieved good results, as did Lise-Mari Coetzee who secured the number 2 spot in the U16 girls’ category.
Liyabona Xanti (5th) and Kate Heny (6th) did well in the U14 girls’ age group and Lily Heny featured 5th in the U12 girls’ rankings.
The U13 PAHS girls’ team played against their Kingswood counterparts during the week and won by 15 games (43-28), as did the U11 girls who won by 22 games (46-24). CRICKET
Port Alfred High School participated in a recent mini cricket festival hosted by St Andrew’s Prep, winning both their matches. The PAHS team won their match against Grahamstown Primary by 20 runs. The winning margin was greater in their match against Yellowwoods School from Fort Beaufort with Yellowwoods scoring just nine runs to Port Alfred’s
IT’S NOT ALWAYS ABOUT WINNING: Port Alfred High School pupil James Campbell cheekily enjoyed a lighter moment at a recent tennis match by creating a ‘tennis pal’ using a khoki pen on his tennis ball. Coach Chix Pearson captured the moment with her cellphone camera