A third quarter blitzkrieg ensured that Maties trashed UJ 7-0 in their Varsity Hockey match at UCT on Sunday.
Extended Varsity Hockey action between Kovsies and UJ who played to a regular time draw all square at 1-1, they proceeded to showdowns for a repeat draw, 3-3, before Kovsies put the final nail in the coffin with a 2-1 lead over UJ in sudden death.
University of Johannesburg official Nomsa Mahlangu has been recognised for her contribution to varsity sport by being elected president of the Federation of African University Sports.
Former South African star Tsoanelo Pholo has been appointed as the women’s hockey coach at the University of Johannesburg.
Squash star Alexa Pienaar kept the University of Johannesburg flag flying high when she won the silver medal at the World University Squash Championships women’s event earlier this month.
SA’s top eight university women’s football teams will travel to the NWU Potchefstroom Campus for a weekend of fiery football action from 20-22 September with the goal of unearthing South Africa’s wealth of talent
UWC left it late but managed to record their second successive victory of the 2018 Varsity Netball season when they edged UJ 58-56 in an epic tussle at the Coetzenburg Indoor Centre.
Boxer runner Glenrose Xaba followed up her Totalsports 10km win in July by winning her maiden SPAR Women’s 10km title, at Supersport Park in Pretoria on 4 August, 2018, where she was followed by Nedbank’s Rutendo Nyahora, and KPMG runner and Grand Prix defending champion, Kesa Molotsane.
Palesa “Deejay” Manaleng, 31, a UJ student and journalist has been selected as one of the 100 Young Mandela’s of the future. Through her leadership, creativity, resilience, vision and compassion, Palesa has made incredible efforts to make a difference in the lives of others and shown persistence to achieve her dreams against all odds.
Unbeaten Bloemfontein Celtic, away to Simunye Ladies at Kovsies on Sunday, looks set for return to SASOL League National Champs as the Women’s League spotlight is set on Free State this weekend