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Weekend Sports Results For 1 October - 2 October

On the weekend of Saturday 1 and Sunday 2 October 2016, Girls' College swimming, waterpolo, basketball, and tennis teams competed against Hellenic Academy, Peterhouse, Chisipite, Arundel School, Gateway, Dominican Convent Harare, Dominican Convent Bulawayo, Petra, Kyle College, Kwekwe High and Ihhathi.

On Saturday 1 October 2016 the Girls' College swimming team competed in the Northerns Relays Gala at Peterhouse. After a titanic battle against the top Harare schools, our Girls' College swimmers did us proud by coming in second place. On Sunday 2 the Girls' College under 17 waterpolo team played in the Hippos Trophy and Zimbabwe trials at Chisipite. In the final game Girls' College lost 1-7 against Chisipite,  to finish in 2nd place. Congratulations to Amy BeattieBrittney van der Walt and Rebecca Nash for being selected to represent Zimbabwe under 17 in Durban in December. Leah Berger was selected as a non-travelling reserve.

On Saturday 1 October the Girls' College U16 basketball team participated in the U16 NMB Basketball Tournament at Dominican Convent Bulawayo. Our team ended up as bronze medal winners. Well done girls! On Sunday 2 October the Girls' College Melbury Cup tennis team played a very important match against Bulawayo Dominican Convent Bulawayo. The team produced a magnificent performance to defeat Convent 5-3.
A special congratulations to the Girls' College 1st couple who had to win their last match to secure the tie. With both teams watching from the side lines, they held their nerve to serve out the match. Well done girls. Great effort!

The full results can be viewed in the tables below.


Swimming

Northern Relays Gala Results    
Team Results
Chisipite A
1st place - 434 pts
Girls' College 2nd place - 402 pts
Hellenic Academy 3rd place - 384 pts
Peterhouse 4th place - 348 pts
Arundel 5th place - 240 pts
Chisipite B
6th place - 174 pts
Dominican Convent Harare
7th place - 110 pts
Gateway 8th place - 70 pts
 

 


Waterpolo

U17 Hippo Trophy Results

   
Team Results
Girls' College U17s vs Hellenic Academy U17s
Won 7 - 2
Girls' College U17s vs Peterhouse U17s Won 7 - 2
Girls' College U17s vs Chisipite U17s Lost 1 - 7
Girls' College finished in 2nd place

 


Basketball

U16 NMB Basketball Tournament Results    
Team Results
Girls' College U16s vs Dominican Convent Byo U16s
Won 12 - 6
Girls' College U16s vs Kyle College U16s Won 13 - 8
Girls' College U16s vs Petra U16s Won 13 - 8
Girls' College U16s vs Kwekwe High U16s Lost 5 - 9
Girls' College U16s vs Ihhathi U16s Lost 7 - 12
Girls' College were bronze medal winners

Girls' College Tennis vs Christian Brothers College Results For 23 September 2016

Over the last weekend, the Girls' College tennis teams played against Christian Brothers College (C.B.C.), with the U14 and Senior players playing at Girls' College, while while the U15 and U16 players travelled to C.B.C. for their matches.

Well done to the Girls' College U14 and Senior tennis players who beat C.B.C. on home ground, with the Senior players winning all their games against a C.B.C. 2nd Team.

The final results can be viewed in the table below, along with a mini gallery.


Tennis Results

Girls' College vs C.B.C. Results

   
Team Results
Girls' College U14s vs C.B.C. U14s
Won - 9 games to 1
Girls' College U15s vs C.B.C. U15s
Lost - 2 games to 6
Girls' College U16s vs C.B.C. U16s
Won - 6 games to 2
Girls' College Seniors vs C.B.C. 2nd Team
Won - 4 games to 0
 

Girls' College vs C.B.C. Gallery

Southern Sections Relays Gala Results For 24 September 2016

Over the last weekend, the Girls' College A and B swimming teams travelled to Dominican Convent here in Bulawayo for the annual Southern Sections Relays Swimming Gala. This year 3 secondary schools attended the gala hosted at Dominican Convent's beautiful swimming pool, namely Girls' College, Dominican Convent and Midlands Christian College who travelled a long distance from Gweru.

Well done to Dominican Convent Headmistress, Sr. Rudo Matsika, her staff and Dominican Convent for hosting a lovely event. Thanks must also go to the Matabeleland Amateur Swimming Board who officiated and to Impressions for sponsoring the event. Of course last, but not least, thanks must go to all the participating girls who all swam their hearts out for their prospective schools.

The final results can be viewed in the table below, along with a mini gallery.


Southern Sections Relays Gala Results

Southern Sections Relays Gala Results

   
Team Results
Girls' College A
1st place - 218 pts
Girls' College B 2nd place - 176 pts
Dominican Convent
3rd place - 146 pts
Midlands Christian College
4th place - 76 pts
 

Southern Sections Relays Gala Gallery

Girls' College Travel & Tourism Celebrating World Tourism Day

The Girls' College Travel & Tourism Department will be celebrating World Tourism Day with a 'tourism tea' in room P2. Come and attend!

Travel & Tourism will be running competitions - know your city; know your country; know your continent; and know your world.

Date: Tuesday 27 September 2016

Venue: Girls' College, Room P2

 

Tina Pigors

Travel & Tourism

Our Galleries Updated With Photos Taken At The Golden & Silver Girls Hockey Tournament 2016

We are pleased to inform our visitors that Girls' College has updated our school galleries with photos taken during the 2016 Golden & Silver Girls Hockey Tournament at Arundel School in Harare.  The gallery can be viewed here.  Enjoy!

Important Notice For Parents

Please find attached a downloadable form with tear off slip for all parents.

The Ministry of Health and Child Care will be conducting a National Drug Administration for Intestinal Worms and Elephantiasis and have offered to come to Girls' College. All pupils are legible to be treated. We have not been advised of an exact date, but they will be here between 26th September to 1st October 2016.

Kind regards

Mrs. Ross

School Principal

Our Galleries Updated With Photos and Video Taken At The Various Inter-House Athletics Events 2016

We are pleased to inform our visitors that Girls' College has updated our school galleries with photos and a video taken during the various Girls' College Inter-House Athletic events for 2016, namely the 1500m; Long Jump; Triple Jump; Discus; Shotput; Cross Country; etc.  The gallery can be viewed here.  Enjoy!

Girls' College Hosting AFDA Film School

Girls' College will be hosting, from South Africa, the AFDA Film School on Wednesday 7 September 2016 for a presentation. Interested students are welcome to attend.

Date: Wednesday 7 September 2016

Time: from 3:00pm to 3:45pm

Venue: Girls' College, Bulawayo

Attached for download are general details on the school and the courses offered.