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
Girls Cricket on the UP!!!

Girls Cricket on the UP!!!

The girls cricket team at Sun Valley Primary School is training hard to improve their skills. The girls practice twice a week – Thursdays and Fridays. Today, the girl’s had their first cricket net session where they focused mainly on batting and bowling technique. In the short time that I was present, I was highly impressed by the great level[Read More…]

by March 1, 2012 Sport
Walk-it Circuit in full force

Walk-it Circuit in full force

In 2012 the Walk-it circuit has remained a huge success at our school. The kids love having a chance to exercise and get some much needed oxygen into their brains. The specific movements which take place on the Walk-it circuit do not only help with oxygen but also aid the crossing of hemispheres in the brain as well as improving[Read More…]

by February 28, 2012 Sport
Luke Planting and Daniel Sutcliffe help U13A’s to a Nailbiting Victory

Luke Planting and Daniel Sutcliffe help U13A’s to a Nailbiting Victory

This afternoon I had the joy of going with Mr Sills and the U13A Team to their cricket match at Westcott Primary. We batted first and with the help of Luke Planting, who scored a tremendous 54 not out and David Botha who assisted superbly, we managed a competitive 105 in 20 overs. We then went into bowl. The boys[Read More…]

by February 23, 2012 Sport
All Four Athletes through to FINAL WP Trials

All Four Athletes through to FINAL WP Trials

This morning four of our leading Athletes once again took to the tartan to become one step closer to becoming a Provincial Athlete. It was a scorching day and they had to dig deep in order to accomplish this goal. The four boys did superbly and ALL of them made it through to the FINAL round. This round will be[Read More…]

by February 23, 2012 Sport
FOUR Athletes through to last round of WP Trials

FOUR Athletes through to last round of WP Trials

On Monday, eight of our athletes participated in the next round of Western Province Trials. They all performed superbly and made us incredibly proud. Four of these eight made it through to the third and final round of trials. A HUGE Sun Valley Group of Schools congratulations to the following Athletes.

by February 21, 2012 Sport