Former South African star Tsoanelo Pholo has been appointed as the women’s hockey coach at the University of Johannesburg.
University Sport South Africa
University of Johannesburg Sports Events manager Niamh Faherty received recognition for her contribution to rowing when she was nominated for the Rowing SA administrator of the year award last month.
Madibaz Sport continues to make its presence felt at a national level following the appointment of Yoliswa Lumka to the management team for the World Student Games next year.
University of Johannesburg star Amanda Mthandi is relishing the prospect of representing South Africa in the African Cup of Nations women’s soccer tournament, starting in Ghana on Saturday.
Madibaz karateka Adre Weideman enhanced her standing in the sport when she returned from a recent national tournament in Stellenbosch with four gold medals.
The 25-year-old Madibaz wing defence star Nobubele Phuza has been included in the University Sport South Africa team to compete in the World University Championships in Uganda next month.
The University of Johannesburg team defeated Tshwane University of Technology (TUT) on penalties to maintain an unbeaten record and clinch the USSA women’s football tournament at Nelson Mandela University in Port Elizabeth last week.
UJ student Alexa Pienaar retained her individual title when she beat Lauren Siddall in the final of the University Sport South Africa squash tournament, at the Nelson Mandela University in Port Elizabeth on Tuesday
SPAR Madibaz netball player Jeanie Steyn will be an important member of the Nelson Mandela Bay squad, during the SPAR National Netball Championships, at Young Park in Port Elizabeth from Monday to Saturday next week.
SPAR Madibaz goal keeper Zanele Vimbela to make her full international debut for the SA senior netball team at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, Scotland, at the end of August