The EMC sporting teams are doing us proud!  The following two events took place recently:

PROVINCIAL SPORT CAMP:  29 – 30 SEPTEMBER
  • EMC students and technical officials who were selected to represent the province at the Summer Ball Games attended a provincial sport camp at Coega Village in Port Elizabeth.
  • Mr Tshepo Ratsibe, EMC Sport, Arts & Culture Officer was appointed as General Manager of Eastern Cape team.  Congratulations Tshepo! J
CoSACSA SUMMER BALL GAMES:  1 – 4 OCTOBER
  • The games took place at the Hottentots-Holland High School and Helderberg College in Somerset-West.
  • Seven provinces, Mpumalanga; Gauteng; Limpopo; North-West; KwaZulu-Natal; Eastern Cape and Western Cape, participated in this event.
  • Teams competed in codes such as rugby (male & female); soccer (male & female); netball; volleyball (male & female); table tennis (male & female); basketball (male & female) and chess (male & female).
  • The Eastern Cape teams excelled and achieved the following accolades:
  • Netball – GOLD (4 x EMC students + coach)
  • Volleyball (females) – GOLD
  • Rugby (females) – GOLD
  • Table tennis (males) – GOLD (3 x EMC students)
  • Table tennis (females) – GOLD ( 2 x EMC students)
  • Table tennis (double, males) – BRONZE
  • Table tennis (double, females) – GOLD
  • Soccer (males) – SILVER (7 x EMC students + coach + manager)
  • Chess (males) – BRONZE
  • Chess (females) – BRONZE (1 x EMC student + manager)
  • Basketball – BRONZE

The Eastern Cape was crowned as the overall winner of the tournament!  We were awarded a total of 6 x gold; 1 x silver and 4 x bronze medals.

A huge thank-you to all staff who played a role in making this possible for the EMC teams to participate!  YOU ARE SIMPLY THE BEST!