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U13 Hockey Girls Arrive at Lake Brenton

U13 Hockey Girls Arrive at Lake Brenton

After a long , hot drive to Knysna, our girls have finally arrived at Lake Brenton. The accommodation is superb and the facilities are outstanding. Trampoline, Table Tennis and Pool are a few of the many activities with which the girls will keep themselves busy. Yet for some reason I think “chatting” will be higher on their list of priorities.[Read More…]

by March 21, 2012 Sport
U13A Hockey Girls set off for Knysna Tour

U13A Hockey Girls set off for Knysna Tour

Bright and early this morning the U13A Hockey Girls arrived at the SVPS fields packed and ready to start their adventure to Knysna. The excitement and general vibe amongst the girls was absolutely lovely. All the parents were there to say goodbye to their loved ones. We have chosen a very talented, yet young, group of girls to represent Sun[Read More…]

by March 21, 2012 Sport
Western Province Netball Festival at Sun Valley Primary School

Western Province Netball Festival at Sun Valley Primary School

On Saturday our U8 and U9 Netball Teams participated in the Western Province Netball Festival which was held at and hosted by SVPS. The morning was run superbly and the grounds looked spectacular. The spectators enjoyed BNN being open all morning as well as stunning seating arrangement organised by our Sport Team and the Estate Staff. Our U8’s played excellently[Read More…]

by March 19, 2012 Sport
U13A Waterpolo Girls make SVPS proud at Provincial finals

U13A Waterpolo Girls make SVPS proud at Provincial finals

This evening our amazing U13 Waterpolo Girls faced Reddam in the Provincial Finals. It was held at the Newlands Swimming pool in front of thousands of school children, friends and parents. I was privileged enough to be there and WOW, what an amazing experience it was for the girls. We played great, structured Polo. Unfortunately, we defended for most of[Read More…]

by March 15, 2012 Sport
Fun-filled Foundation Phase Athletics Day

Fun-filled Foundation Phase Athletics Day

Today, we held our first Foundation Phase Athletics Day in over four years. It was a beautiful morning – not too hot, not too cold. The boys and girls were incredibly excited and even a little nervous for this awesome event. Every child was beautifully dressed up, wearing their house colours with PRIDE. The Championship races kicked the morning off[Read More…]

by March 15, 2012 Sport
Final Showdown at Newlands Pool this THURSDAY

Final Showdown at Newlands Pool this THURSDAY

It all comes down to this. Our U13A Waterpolo Girls have worked so hard this year. We have reached the Final of the Western Province Chamionships and only Reddam House stand in our way. On Thursday, at roughly 17:00 our girls will be playing at Newlands Swimming Pool (near the Rugby Stadium.) The U13A Girls would LOVE to see you[Read More…]

by March 12, 2012 Sport
Sun Valley WIN Kirstenhof Athletics Day

Sun Valley WIN Kirstenhof Athletics Day

Today, our Athletes travelled to Kirstenhof to compete in a Friendly Inter-schools Athletics Day. We were up against Fish Hoek, Reddam, Sweet Valley and Kirstenhof. Our Athletes performed outstandingly and we won the entire competition. Well done Athletes! You have made Sun Valley Group of Schools PROUD!

by March 8, 2012 Sport
Electronic Scoreboard ARRIVES!!!

Electronic Scoreboard ARRIVES!!!

This afternoon the electronic Scoreboard arrived. We, as a school, are so proud to have such a high quality scoreboard. The learners, parents and opposition are going to thoroughly enjoy using and admiring this stunning piece of equipment. Later in the afternoon, Coach K was able to put it to use for the first time. The U11A Cricket Team was[Read More…]

by March 7, 2012 Sport
Alex Townsend to represent WP

Alex Townsend to represent WP

Sun Valley Group of Schools is incredibly proud to announce that Alex Townsend has been chosen to represent WESTERN PROVINCE in the Grommets Games 2012 in the Boy U8 age group. This is an amazing achievement. Alex is a talented surfer with a huge future ahead of him. We look forward to Alex helping SVPS to victory in the upcoming[Read More…]

by March 6, 2012 Sport
Luke Planting Smashes 96 not out versus Fish Hoek

Luke Planting Smashes 96 not out versus Fish Hoek

This afternoon our U13 Cricket Team took on a strong Fish Hoek side. We batted first and with the help of Luke Planting’s stunning knock of 96 not out we made it to 177 for 4. Well done, Luke. We are very proud of you. We then bowled and struggled to settle down onto a line and length and Fish[Read More…]

by March 1, 2012 Sport