Awande Malinga Honoured by Northerns Juniors Squash Association

by | Nov 23, 2021

Junior squash sensation, Awande Malinga, recently bagged the 2021 Player of the Year accolade in the senior girls’ category awarded by Northerns Juniors Squash Association.

The 2020 Momentum gsport Public Choice Award winner is a Grade 10 learner at Midstream College and part of the TuksSquash junior programme at TuksSport. 

Malinga shared her excitement on being recognised by SA Schools Squash, her province and school: “It is exciting to have been recognised by SA Schools Squash.”

She also received the Chairman’s Award for her overall performance in the girls’ division throughout the season.

“I am really honoured and feeling more motivated to do better. Thank you to all involved in my successes, I cannot celebrate these awards on my own.”

 

SA Schools Merit Squad 2021:

Girls U14:
1. Julia Anderson
2. Sasha Earl
3. Cara Knott
4 Caroline Kretzmann
5 Chante Leppan
6 Lucy Malherbe
7 Bianca Rees-Gibbs
8 Paige Stella
9 Elexandra Uys

Girls U16:
1 Nicola Bentley
2 Ellena Chemaly-Sutherland
3 Jeanne Craig
4 Kelly Emslie
5 Jade Hardman
6 Cevanne Naidoo
7 Jordin Phillips
8 Kiara Poole
9 Emma Shannon
10. Lara van Niekerk

Girls U19:
1. Karo Beets
2. Deneil Beukes
3. Shannon Fraser
4. Elske Garbers
5. Savannah Ingledew
6. Awande Malinga
7. Rachel Shannon
8. Reese Thompson
9. Lisa Venter
10. Ashton Weir

SA Schools Emerging Players Squad:

Girls U19:
1. Tyla Mae Roux

 

Photo 1 Caption: Junior squash sensation, Awande Malinga, recently bagged the 2021 Player of the Year and Chairman’s accolades in the senior girls’ category by Northerns Juniors Squash Association. Photo: Awande Malinga (Twitter)

 

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