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DSG Swimmers at the SA National Junior Age Group Championships

MARCH 22, 2017
DSG Swimmers at the SA National Junior Age Group Championships

Grahamstown’s swimming sensation, Toni Rafferty of The Diocesan School for Girls won gold at the South African National Junior Age Group Championships, currently taking part at Kings Park Aquatic Centre, Durban.

The champs began on Friday 17 March and ends on Tuesday 21 March.

Rafferty won Gold in the Girls 15, 100m freestyle final in a time of 58,69 on Sunday 19 March, in a new Eastern Province record time of 58,69 seconds. Toni also won gold in the 50m final.

The Top 8 swimmers did us proud in PE on Saturday. Medal winners were:

  • Cally Still received a first place for 50m Butterfly and second place in both 50m backstroke and freestyle.
  • Wendy-Mae Turner received a first in 50m Breaststroke and second place in 50m Backstroke
  • Cara Meldrum won first prize in 50m backstroke.