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EC and Border schools represent at Grey College Water Polo Tournament

By Marc Jacobson - Jan 13, 2017
EC and Border schools represent at Grey College Water Polo Tournament

Three Eastern Cape schools and two Border schools will take part at the 2017 Grey College 1st Team Water Polo Tournament in Bloemfontein starting on the 26th until the final on the 28th of January.

The Eastern Cape representatives are: Grey High (Port Elizabeth), Kingswood College (Grahamstown) and Pearson High School (Port Elizabeth). The two Border school sides are Stirling High School and Selborne College (both from East London).

The tournament will consist of 16 schools from various areas around the country, with all 16 1st team sides divided into four groups of four teams – named alphabetically A-D respectively. Pearson are placed alongside Reddam, Northwood and Parktown Boys in Group A; Grey High is grouped with St. Albans, St. Davids and fellow EC counterparts, Kingswood in Group D.

Stirling is in Group B with Clifton, Affies and St. Peters, while Selborne is placed with Crawford, St. Benedicts and hosts, Grey College in Group C.

Thereafter, the top two teams in each group will progress to contest in the quarter-finals until the final for the tournament title.

Group fixtures and times for Thursday 26th and half of Friday 27th of February (all matches to be played at the Grey College main water polo pool):

Thursday, 26th February

11:00- Pearson vs Parktown

11:30- Stirling vs Affies

12:00- Grey College vs Crawford

12:30- Kingswood vs Grey High

13:00- Reddam vs Northwood

13:30- Clifton vs St Peter's

14:00- Selborne vs St Benedict's

14:30- St Alban's vs St David's

15:00- Pearson vs Reddam

15:30- Stirling vs St Peter's

16:00- Grey College vs Selborne

16:30- Kingswood vs St David's

17:00- Parktown vs Northwood

17:30- Clifton vs Affies

18:00- Crawford vs St Benedict's

18:30- St Alban's vs Grey High

Friday, 27th February

8:00- Reddam vs Parktown

8:30- Clifton vs Stirling

9:00- Grey College vs St Benedict's

9:30- Kingswood vs St Alban's

10:00- Northwood vs Pearson

10:30- Affies vs St Peter's

11:00- Selborne vs Crawford

11:30- Grey High vs St David's

Image: Grey High water polo