Lilyfontein Newsletter 3.04 8 August 2018

8 August 2018

Dear Parents,
Please take note of the following:

Public/School Holiday
Wishing all the women of Lilyfontein a lovely Women's Day.

Sports Photographs
Please note that school photo's are next week.  Photos are to be taken in full sports kit:
16th August: All High School teams + Primary Cricket and Netball 
17th August: Remainder of all Primary School teams 

Debating: The East London round of the World Scholars Cup
Congratulations to Adon Parker, Aiden Young and Daniel du Plessis on coming 5th overall in the Debating Section of the WSC and going through to the second round which will take place in Durban in October. Adon Parker must be further congratulated on being placed 5th overall as one of the best speakers.

Congratulations to the Junior team: Bonolo Ramela, Yonda Nonyathi and Liyabona Mlungwana for also going through to the second round. Iman Mciteka and Siphosethu Jikwas participated without a third member of the team and did extremely well as a two-girl team.

All the participants were awarded many gold and silver medals for different rounds (essay writing as a team, scholar’s bowl) science, arts, literature, history etc.

Interact: Induction Dinner
The Induction Dinner was well run by the outgoing Board for 2017/2018. Congratulations must be given to the outgoing President, Matthew Barnard, and his board on an excellent year. 
The new Board for the year 2018/2019 is:
President: Jordan Ekron
Vice President : Unam Ndiki
Treasurer: Jaydee Nicholson
Secretary: Melissa Hayward
Portfolio Holders: Curtis Kleinhans, Caleb Van Tonder, Adon Parker, Siphosethu Jikwa, Julia Wood

Adventure Race 2018: Reply slips
It's that time of the year again - Adventure Race time - and we need you! Please ensure that the Marshall Reply Slips sent home are handed in to the Front Office as soon as possible. We need as much help on the day, as possible.

Adventure Race 2018:  Venue is announced

Adventure Race 2018: Call for Sponsors - T-shirt, prizes, goodie bags
A big thank you to all those parents and friends of Lilyfontein who have already sponsored, sent prizes, goodies for the goodie bags and sponsored a spot on the Adventure Race T-shirt. If you are interested in partnering with us for this fantastic event please contact us urgently as we are looking for:
- One placement on the T.shirt sleeve available @R5 000
- Ten placements on the back of the T.shirt available @R2 500
- Any gift for 4 people in a team
- 450 branded items that can be placed into the goodie bag
- Cash donations welcome
- Products to assist with event set up
- Services to assist with pre-event and on the day set up
Please view link to see full SPONSORSHIP PROPOSAL

Lilyfontein Rugby and Netball SEVEN'S Tournament

Support our U13 cricket team fundraiser

Advertise with us in our annual LYNX Publication


Congratulations to Skye Bosazza and Ethan Jackson who have been selected to represent Buffalo City Surfriders, (u16 girls and boys divisions respectively) to surf at SA Champs in October in J-Bay.

Excellent results from the Spur Schools MTB series! Lilyfontein is sitting 2nd in the log after the #2 event. 1 more to go! Please enter the final event taking place on the 12th August at Hillview  Cycle Park.


-u13 Boys vs St John's won 3-1

u9 Boys Festival hosted by Lilyfontein School
- vs Dale A lost 0-1
- vs Dale B won 2-0
- vs Stirling A lost 0-1
- vs Merrifield A lost 0-1
- vs Stirling B lost 1-5
- vs Merrifield B Drew 1-1
- vs Stirling C Drew 0-0

- u9A vs KHS lost 0-7
- u9B vs KHS lost 0-4

Emeraldvale 19 km cycle event - held on 5 August 2018
Kirsten Nash
- 2nd U15 girl
- 3rd lady overall

Emeraldvale 10 km cycle event 
Timothy Page
- 1st u11 boy
- 3rd overall

Harlequins Winter Club Gala
Jordyn Marr
- Silver Boys U12 50m Breastroke
- Bronze Boys U12 100m Breastroke

Keegan Marr
- Gold Boys U10 100m Breastroke
- Bronze Boys U10 50m Freestyle
- Bronze Boys U10 50m Backstroke
- Bronze Boys U10 100m Freestyle

SPUR Schools MTB Series #2_High School Results
Youth Girls A
- Kirsten Nash: 1st
- Holly Mellin: 2nd

Youth Boys A
- EJ Mollentze: 1st
- Hein Weyer: 4th

Youth Girls B
- Anya Nash: 1st

Youth Boys B
- Sabro Atakligan: 1st
- Dane Lemmer: 6th

Junior Boys
- Matthew Niemand: 4th
- Alastair Connet: 5th

SPUR Schools MTB Series #2_Primary School Results

Nipper Boys
- Jack Bosazza: 6th
- Kevin Barnes: 7th
- Milani Manya: 11th
- Kyle Naude: 13th
- Ethan Jackson: 14th
- Conor Moore: 16th .
- Oliver Pascoe: 18th
- Caleb Emslie: 19th
- Liam Squire: 21st

Nipper Girls
- Julia Saayman: 2nd

Sub Nipper Boys
- Daniel Heger: 12th
- Jensen Jansen: 14th
- Ryan Moore: 15th
- Daniel Marais: 19th

Sub Nipper Girls
- Emily Kate Reed: 6th
- Zinde Amalia Hasjedal Ramadrio: 8th

Sprog Boys
- Timothy Page: 3rd
- Albert Beukman: 9th

Sprog Girls
- Emily Connet: 7th
- Anelisiwe Langa: 8th

Sub Junior Boys
- Teo Bosazza: 1st

Sub Junior Girls
- Megan Emslie: 1st
- Ande Langa: 5th

Yours faithfully

Ranger Day Celebrating 40 Days with the grade 12's


  • U/9 Girls Hockey Festival at Stutterheim
  • U/11 Girls Hockey vs Stirling (A)
  • Primary Rugby vs Grens (A)
  • Grade 3 Mini Adventure Race
  • Grade 0 outing to Inkwenkwezi
  • HS Tennis vs Stirling 3 (A)




  • EL District School XC Champs (TBC)


  • Pink Fairy Adventure Race


  • Grade 1-7 Maths Conquesta
  • Boys U16 Hockey vs Merrifield (A)


  • Grade 1-3 English Conquesta
  • U/10 Boys Hockey Festival (H)
  • U/13 Boys Hockey vs Pefferville Primary School at Buco
  • U/9 Netball vs Masakhe (A)
  • U/10 A&B Netball vs Gonubie (A)
  • U/15 Netball vs Beaconhurst (A)
  • Grade 8 Adventure Day


  • Girls U14 Hockey vs Merrifield (A)
  • U/10 Girls Hockey Festival at Berlin Primary School
  • U/11 Girls Hockey vs George Randell (H)
  • U/13 Girls Hockey vs George Randell (A)
  • High School Rugby vs Baysville (H)
  • High School Hockey vs Baysville (H)
  • HS Tennis vs Stutterheim 1 (A)


  • 1st Girls Hockey vs Merrifield at Astro
  • 1st Netball vs Baysville (A)
  • U/13 A&B Netball vs Voorpos (A)
  • SACEE Gr 4&5 Read out Loud at Stirling Primary
  • 2nd Netball vs Baysville (A)
  • High School Sport Photographs


  • Pre-Primary Outing to Inkwenkwezi
  • Leaders Camp
  • PS Tennis vs Stirling C (H)
  • Primary School Sport Photographs.


  • U/12 Rugby Final Trials - TBC
  • BCM Mega District Schools Cross Country Champs - All Ages T.B.A.
  • BCM Mega District Schools XC Champs (TBC)
  • U7/8 Komga Junior Bulletjie Rugby


  • Buco Adventure Race


  • PS Interhouse Hockey Boys & Girls (H)


  • HS Interhouse Hockey Boys and
  • Girls (H)
  • U/9 Boys Hockey Festival at Selborne Primary
  • U/13 Boys Hockey vs Stirling (A)
  • Grade 5 Adventure Day
  • U/9 Netball vs Central (H)
  • U/15 Netball vs Gonubie (H)


  • HS Tennis vs Stutterheim 2 (A)
  • U/9 Girls Hockey Festival at Gonubie Primary School
  • U/13 Girls Hockey vs Kingsridge (A)
  • U/11 Girls Hockey vs Stirling (H)


  • Grade 6 Adventure Day
  • U/13 A&B Netball vs Beaconhurst (H)
  • 1st Netball vs Advance For Life (H)


  • PS Tennis Tournament in Stutterheim
  • U/13A Hockey Girls vs Aliwal North Primary School at Buco Astro


  • Primary and High School 7's Rugby (H)


FP = Foundation Phase
IP = Intermediate Phase
HS = High School


Sport Results

  • SPORT RESULTS: 15 February 2019
  • SPORT RESULTS: 8 February 2019
  • SPORT RESULTS: 01 February 2019
  • SPORT RESULTS: 24 January 2018

Well done to Chad Henderson who was selected to attend the second round of Provincial Cricket Trials.

1st Lilyfontein vs Stirling
Stirling 99/8. Logan Mcquirk 3/15.
Lilyfontein 97/7. Matthew Niemand 34.
Lilyfontein lost by 1 wicket.

1st Lilyfontein vs Western Region
Lilyfontein 157 all out. Logan McQuirk 91*
Western Region 158/9. Logan McQuirk 5/29.
Lilyfontein lost by 1 wicket.

U15 Lilyfontein vs Western Region.
Lilyfontein 58 all out.
Western Region 59/1.
Lilyfontein lost by 9 wickets.

U15 Lilyfontein vs Western Region 20/20
Lilyfontein 66 all out. Aidan Tidbury 18.
Western Region 70/1.
Lilyfontein lost by 9 wickets.

U13A Lilyfontein vs Stirling B
Lilyfontein 126/5. Chad Henderson 34, Aidan Tidbury 32.
Stirling 114/5.
Lilfyontein won by 12 runs.

U13B Lilyfontein vs Selborne
Selborne 85/8.
Lilyfontein 67/8.
Lilyfontein lost by 18 runs.

U10 Lilyfontein vs Hudson
Lilyfontein 113/9. Corbin Tidbury 42, Blade Mclean 28*.
Hudson 114/1.
Lilyfontein lost by 9 wickets.

U9 Lilyfontein vs Gonubie
Lilyfontein 92/6. Corbin Tidbury 59.
Gonubie 65/5. Conor Smit 2/15.
Lilyfontein won by 27 runs.

U15 Lilyfontein vs Hudson Park
Lilyfontein won 6-2.

U13A Lilyfontein vs Queens College
Lilyfontein won 4-2.

U13B Lilyfontein vs Queens College
Lilyfontein won 4-2.

Well done to Michael Naude, Ty Fetting and Daniel Naude for winning Freestyle Relay B-League Open Boys swim at Clarendon.

Congratulations to the following children who competed in the Clarendon Primary B-League gala 11th February:

Daniel Naude, Michael Naude, Julie Saayman, Emily Reed, Lea Pederson-Horn, Yemaya, Melissa Lindstrom, Jessica Lindstrom, Mila Pascoe, Sadie Steyn, Kieryn Fourie, Sierra Mattheys.

Congratulations to the following Lilyfontein Surfers that competed in the #REEF Summer Series in January and February at Nahoon Beach Break U14 Boys Kyan Lugg 3rd place overall
U14 Girls Lily Mellin 2nd place overall
U10 Girls Crystal Kruger 2nd place overall
U8 Girls Yemaya Kruger 4th place overall

RESULTS: Debating 
Adon Parker, Daniel du Plessis and Aiden Young (A team) debated against Merrifield A on Wednesday,13 February and won their debate.
Adon Parker was Best Speaker. Sethu Jikwa and Iman Mciteka adjudicated.

Unfortunately, our B team: Yonda Nonyathi, Liyabona Mlungwana and Bonolo Ramela, lost their debate against Clarendon B’s, but they gained from the vigorous debate. WELL DONE!

SPORT: Entry Form Merrifield Mile 17 February 2019 
Calling all swimmers to enter the Merrifield Mile there is an event for all ages and swimming levels: Splash, 250 meters, 500 meters, Mile! Click on the link for the entry form.

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SPORT RESULTS: Tomato Trot & Cycle
BUCO Tomato Trot & Cycle: 8km CYCLE Results 
BUCO Tomato Trot & Cycle: 15km RUN Results 
BUCO Tomato Trot & Cycle: 55km CYCLE Results 
BUCO Tomato Trot & Cycle: 35km CYCLE Results 
BUCO Tomato Trot & Cycle: 15km CYCLE Results 

Congratulations to the following Lilyfontein learners that received podium finish at the Tomato Trot & Cycle.

15km Male Cycle 
1. Jack Hayman
2. Luke Swinney
3. Hein Weyer

15km Run Male Junior 
1. Aiden Young


15km Run Female Junior 
2. Kirsten Nash

8km Cycle Male
1. Baelien Hubert
3. Reece Connellan


8km Cycle Female 
1. Ilke King
2. Crystal Kruger
3. Chareese Harnden

U15 Cricket vs Merrifield.
Merrifield 119/8 in 20 overs.
Lilyfontein 111 all out.
Connor Timmins 28, Tiaan Potgieter 24 and Jahdiel Chitondwe 28. Lilyfontein lost by 8 runs.

U13 girls vs Mdantsane.
Lilyfontein 46/6 in 15 overs.
Mdantsane 42/2 in 15 overs. 
Lilyfontein won my 4 runs.

BCA Border Long Course Champs Swimming
Jordyn Marr
- Silver Boys U12 200m Breaststroke
- Bronze Boys U12 50m Breaststroke

Keegan Marr
- Silver Boys U11 200m Freestyle

Congratulations to the following children who competed in the Hudson Park Primary B-League gala 21 January: Daniel Naude, Michael Naude, Julie Saayman, Jamie Bauer, Emily Reed, Lea Pederson Horn, Yemaya, Melissa Lindstrom, Jessica Lindstrom, Mila Pascoe, Sadie Steyn, Keiryn Fourie, Sierra Mattheys.

SPORT: Entry Form Merrifield Mile 17 February 2019 
Calling all swimmers to enter the Merrifield Mile there is an event for all ages and swimming levels: Splash, 250 meters, 500 meters, Mile! Click on the link for the entry form.

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SPORT: Letter to Parents 
Reminder about Sport Policy. Please read attached letter regarding sport at Lilyfontein 

Congratulations to Teo Bosazza and Ej Mollentze for being selected to go to Cape Town for the National XCO MTBike competition as part of the Eastern Cape MTB team. We wish them all the best of luck. 

Teo Bosazza came first in the provincial MTB XCO this weekend achieving an awesome ride of 15 km in only 55 mins

EL City East Athletics Well done to the following Primary school Athletes who have made it through to the second round of trials:
- U10 Crystal Kruger 100m
- U12 Tariro Chinamasa 1200m
- U13 Christine Bollard-Davies 1500m
- U13 Liesel-Mari De Jager Shot Put and Shot-Put
- U13 Liyahluma Simelane Javelin
- U12 Baelien Hubert 1200m & Javelin
- U12 Erik Le Roux High Jump
- U12 Liam Driessel Long Jump
- U13 Luke Randall Javelin
- U13 Timothy Page 1500m

Primary School athletes who qualified for the 3rd round of athletics trials are:
Girls 13y;  Liesl-Mari de Jager- 1st place shot put
Girls 13y;  Liesl-Mari de jager – 1st place discus
Girls 13y;  Liyahluma Simelani – 1st place javelin
Boys 12y;  Erik le Roux – 1st place high jump

- 1st Cricket vs Hudson Park 1st Algie Cup.
Hudson Park won by 143 runs.

- U13A vs Gonubie U13A.
Gonubie won by 6 wickets.
Chad Henderson 76 and 2/16 off 4 overs.

- U11A vs Hudson park U11A
Hudson Park won by 89 runs.
Riley Law 2/21, James Reeves 27

- U10A vs Selborne U10A.
Selborne won by 4 wickets.
Corbin Tidbury 27, Jack Bosazza 2/10 off 4 overs. 

- 1st Team Cricket played against Grens at Lilyfontein.
Lilyfontein -152/8 and Grens made 91/8.
Lilyfonrtein won by 61 runs.
Well done to Nathan Summers who made 44 runs and Logan McQuirk 36.

- U19 Girls Cricket team played their first match against Hudson Park High School.
Lilyfontein won by 100 runs.
Well done to Megan Emslie who managed to score 47 runs and took 5 wickets.

- U15 Boys Cricket played against Greenpoint.
Lilyfontein made 177/7 and Greenpoint 81/6.
Lilyfontein won by 96 runs.
Well done to Tiaan Potgieter 55* and Luke Summer taking 2/15.

- U13 Boys Cricket played against Hudson Park Primary School.
Lilyfontein lost by 54 runs.
Well done to Aya mkhokeli for taking 3/20 and Chad Henderson for making 31 runs.

- U15 Boys Tennis played against Stirling and lost 0-6.
- U13 Boys Tennis played against Gonubie and won 4-2.
- U11 Boys Tennis played against Komga and unfortunately lost the match 2-4.

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RESULTS: Running
Aiden Young, Grade 11, ran the EL Eye Hospital Laser Challenge 10km on 19 January 2019, and was placed 3rd in the male junior category, in a time of 40mins16sec.

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