Gold and Silver medal for an athlete of Hoërskool Akasia

Karabo Selebano, u/15 Cross Country athlete from Hoërskool Akasia, did extremely well this year in cross country.

 

At the National Cross Country Club Championships held at Hoërskool Uitsig, he came 11th in his age group and was part of the team that received a silver medal. At the SA School's Championships held at Witrivier, Mpumalanga, where he represented Gauteng, he came 10th and their team won a gold medal.

 

 

Hoërskool Akasia's athletes selected for AGN

Eight of Hoërskool Akasia's athletes were selected to represent Athletics Gauteng North at the National Cross Country Championships held at Hoërskool Uitsig.

 

The athletes are from left to right: Lethabo Molokomme, Mpho Makhuvha, Karabo Selebano, Lulu Makhuvha, Sipho Mbambo, Tshegofatso Maake and Ofentse Maake. Shane Khumalo is at the back.

 

 

Cross Country 2019

Hoërskool Akasia's cross country athletes participated in the A league: Gauteng North Secondary Schools' Leagues. Each year the competition gets stronger, e.g. TUKS High also competed in the competition, but out athletes still performed very well, ragardless.

 

Our boys' team ended in the ninth place. They qualified for Noordvaal in Potchefstroom and performed exceptionally well.

 

At the Noordvaal competition the junior boys were placed sixth and the senior boys were placed seventh and overall they ended seventh in the competition.

 

Eight of our athletes were selected to represent Athletics Gauteng North at the National Cross Country Championships held at Hoërskool Uitsig. The 8 Athletes were:

Girls: Lulu Makhuvha, Sipho Mbamba, Tshegofatso Maake and Ofentse Maake.

Boys: Karabo Selebano, Mpho Makhuvha, Lethabo Molokomme and Shane Khumalo.

Shane Khumalo received an award for the second best athlete in Gauteng North, boys under 19.

 

Karabo Selebano is also selected for the Gauteng team to participate in the SA Schools Championships. He came eleventh at the National Cross Country Championships held at Hoërskool Uitsig. He was part of the team (the first four athletes of AGN) who won a silver medal.

 

 

Cross Country AGN Championships on 7 September 2019 at Uitsig High School:

AGN Athletes that qualified for the SA's at Uitsig High School:

Lufhuno Makhuva U/14 (4km)

Tshegofatso Maake U/16 (4km)

Ofentse Maake Jnr Woman (6km)

Siphokazi Mbambo Jnr Woman (6km)

Elmarie du Toit Woman 55-59 (4km)

Karabo Selebano U/15 (4km). He is selected for the Gauteng team to participate in the SA Schools Championships. Well done!!!

Shane Khumalo Jnr Men (8km)

Lethabo Molokomme Jnr Men (8km)

 

Noordvaal Cross Country 2019 at Potch on 24 August 2019:

Boys Team Competition:

Our Boys Cross Country team Qualified for the Noordvaal Cross Country Competition and did exceptionally well.

The Jnr Boys ended in the 6th place and the Snr Boys in the 7th place. Overall the Boys ended in the 7th place. We are very proud of them.

1.  Vorentoe High School

2.  TUKS Sport School

3.  Menlopark Hoërskool

4.  Waterkloof Hoërskool

5.  Centurion Hoërskool

6.  Montana Hoërskool

7.  Akasia High School

8.  Midstream College

9.  Kempton Park Hoërskool

10.HTS Middelburgh

11.Randburgh Hoërskool

12.EG Jansen

13.Jeugland Hoërskool

 

Girls-A Ranking:

Our Cross Country Jnr Girls ended in the 8th place and the Snr Girls in the 11th place. Overall the girls ended in the 13th place out of 29 schools.

1.  Menlopark

2.  Montana

3.  Tuks Sport

4.  Affies Meisies

5.  Waterkloof

6.  Zwartkop

7.  Prestige College

8.  Centurion

9.  Midstream

10. Garsfontein

11. Eldoraigne

12. Overkruin

13. Akasia

14. Sutherland

15. Oos-Moot

16. Pretoria Girls High

 

 

 

 

Boys-A Ranking:

Our Cross Country Jnr Boys ended in the 11th place and the Snr Boys in the 9th place. Overall the boys ended in the 9th place out of 32 schools.

1.  Prestige College

2.  Menlopark

3.  Waterkloof

4.  TUKS Sport School

5.  Centurion

6.  Montana

7.  Affies Seuns

8.  Midstream College

9.  Akasia

10. Zwartkop

11. Pretoria Boys High

12. Eldoraigne

13. Sutherland

14. Overkruin

15. Oos Moot

16. Garsfontein

 

 

 

Cross Country 2019 AGN Championships Eldoraigne (17/8/2019)

Junior Girls:

U/14

Lufhuno Makhuvha 9th.

Fortunate Mahlaba 29th.

U/15

Ofentse Segole 28th.

U/16

Tshegofatso Maake 13th.

 

Junior Woman:

Ofentse Maake 12th.

Siphokazi Mbambo 17th.

 

Woman 50-54:

Elmarie du Toit 4th.

 

Junior Boys:

U/15

Karabo Selebano 15th.

Given Motsoeneng 28th.

 

Senior Boys:

U/16

Lucky Maila 27th.

U/17

Mpho Makhuvha 17th.

Lefa Komone 24th.

 

Junior Men:

Shane Khumalo 6th.

Lethabo Molokomme 20th.

 

 

Cross Country 2019 Oos Moot (14/8/2019)

Junior Girls:

U/14

Lufhuno Makhuvha 17th.

Fortunate Mahlaba 27th.

U/15

Ofentse Segole 21th.

 

Junior Boys:

U/14

Molemelo Mothelo 18th.

U/15

Karabo Selebano 20th.

Tebogo Manong 28th.

 

Senior Girls:

U/16

Tshegofatso Maake 12th.

U/18

Ronell Fakude 12th.

Siphokazi Mbambo 20th.

 

Senior Boys:

U/16

Nhlanlha Sibiya 28th.

U/17

Lefa Komone 22nd.

U/19

Shane Khumalo 3rd.

Lethabo Molokomme 6th.

 

 

 

Cross Country 2019 Uitsig (7/8/2019)

Junior Girls:

U/14

Lufhuno Makhuvha 13th.

U/15

Ofentse Segole 29th.

 

Junior Boys:

U/14

Molemelo Mothelo 25th.

U/15

Karabo Selebano 11th.

Given Motsoeneng 24th.

 

Senior Girls:

U/16

Tshegofatso Maake 15th.

U/18

Ofentse Maake 12th.

Ronell Fakude 16th.

Siphokazi Mbambo 19th.

 

Senior Boys:

U/17

Mpho Makhuvha 16th.

Lefa Komone 23rd.

U/19

Shane Khumalo 2nd.

Lethabo Molokomme 6th.

 

Overall ranking:

Girls Overall: 13th

Boys Overall: 10th

 

Cross Country 2019 Prestige College (31/7/2019)

Junior Girls:

U/14

Lufhuno Makhuvha 8th.

U/15

Ofentse Segole 25th.

 

Junior Boys:

U/14

Tshwanelo Zwane 29th.

U/15

Karabo Selebano 14th.

Given Motsoeneng 25th.

 

Senior Girls:

U/16

Tshegofatso Maake 15th.

U/18

Ofentse Maake 11th.

Ronell Fakude 13th.

Siphokazi Mbambo 18th.

 

Senior Boys:

U/16

Nhlanlha Sibiya 30th.

U/17

Mpho Makhuvha 14th.

Lefa Komone 23rd.

U/19

Shane Khumalo 2nd.

Lethabo Molokomme 5th.

 

Overall ranking:

Girls Overall: 13th

Boys Overall: 10th

 

 

Cross Country 2019 Sutherland High  (24/7/2019)

Junior Girls:

U/14

Lufhuno Makhuvha 11th.

U/15

Ofentse Segole 27th.

 

Junior Boys:

U/14

Molemo Mothelo 29th.

U/15

Karabo Selebano 11th.

 

Senior Girls:

U/16

Tshegofatso Maake 20th.

U/18

Ofentse Maake 11th.

Ronell Fakude 14th.

Siphokazi Mbambo 17th.

 

Senior Boys:

U/17

Mpho Makhuvha 15th.

Lefa Komone 17th.

U/19

Shane Khumalo 2nd.

Lethabo Molokomme 6th.

 

Overall ranking:

Junior Girls ranked 10th

Senior Girls ranked 13th

Overall: 13th

 

Junior Boys ranked 12th

Senior Boys ranked 9th

Overall: 11th

 

 

Cross Country 2019 Pretoria Boys High (17/7/2019)

Junior Girls:

U/14

Lufhuno Makhuvha 10th.

U/15

Ofentse Segole 34th.

 

Junior Boys:

U/14

Molemo Mothelo 31st.

U/15

Karabo Selebano 19th.

 

Senior Girls:

U/16

Tshegofatso Maake 28th.

U/18

Ofentse Maake 17th.

Ronell Fakude 22nd.

Siphokazi Mbambo 23rd.

 

Senior Boys:

U/16

Nhlanhla Sibiya 31st.

U/17

Mpho Makhuvha 27th.

U/19

Shane Khumalo 3rd.

Lethabo Molokomme 8th.

 

Overall ranking:

Junior Girls ranked 14th

Senior Girls ranked 15th

Overall: 13th

 

Junior Boys ranked 12th

Senior Boys ranked 12th

Overall: 12th