Summer Splash 2016
In January, St Mary’s, hosted the 8th annual Summer Splash Festival. Summer Splash is one of the few events where both junior and senior school swimming and diving teams combine to compete as a unit. The Reef Cup Water Polo Tournament forms the water polo component at this popular aquatics festival.
It was a superb two days for St Mary’s, who were victorious in all three disciplines.
The final results were as follows:
1st St Mary’s School, Waverley, “A” team - 313
2nd St Andrews School for Girls - 296
3rd St Stithians Girl’s College - 275
4th Holy Rosary School - 186.5
5th Pretoria High School for Girls and Auckland Park Primary School - 169.5
6th Brescia House School - 168.5
7th St Mary’s DSG, Pretoria - 159
8th St Mary’s School, Waverley, “B” team - 136
9th Roedean School (SA) - 117.5
10th Kingsmead College - 103
Diving (overall results)
1st St Marys School, Waverley -68
2nd Kingsmead College - 50
3rd St Stithians Girls’ College - 47
4th St Andrews School for Girls -33
5th Brescia House - 25
6th Pretoria High School for Girls - 22
7th Roedean School (SA) - 20
The St Mary’s 1st and 2nd team both competed in The Reef Cup Water Polo Tournament. The second team was able to gain lots of game experience against first team level players and came 3rd in their pool games. The St Mary’s 1st team won all their pool games and their playoff games. They played in the final against Roedean School and came away with the win in a close final. The final score was 5-4 to St Mary’s.