On Friday, 21 February 2020, Eunice High School participated in the annual inter-high gala in Bloemfontein. 400 Eunice ladies participated. The ladies adopted an Irish theme to drum up the spirit. 6 tap dancers, 9 drummers and 16 conductresses led 50 swimmers and a mass of supporters into the stadium swimming pool. Eunice secured the spirit cup as well as an impressive assortment of accolades: best u/14 swimmer, best u/15 swimmer, best u/16 swimmer, best 17 and over girls’ team and Victrix Ludorum.
Some highlights from the event include:
- Charné Snyman who was awarded best u/14 swimmer and received two gold medals, four silver medals and one bronze medal.
- Amber Olsen was awarded best u/15 swimmer and received four gold medals, two silver medals and one bronze medal.
- Luchelle Oosthuizen was awarded best u/16 swimmer and Victrix Ludorum, she received five gold medals (50m fly, 50m breast, 100m fly, 200m breast, 50m free) and two silver medals (medley relay and freestyle relay).
- The u/17 girls were awarded best female age group.
Other swimmers who achieved top three finishes include:
u/14: Shaniel Senosky, Kiara Greenall, Angel Geel and Anke van der Poel.
u/15: Yolandi du Plooy, Alexia Koupis, Warona Tlali and Thinica McAnda.
u/16: Aquilla Maartens, Savannah van der Spuy and Luka Visagie.
u/17: Cara Hickling, Lizri Weyers, Danielle Ontong, Anke Weyers, Taryn Saunderson, Jessica Holmes, Joané Meintjies, Amidré Snyman and Rochelle Jacobs.
EHS Eunice Conductresses with Spirit Cup
Charne Snyman, Luchelle Oosthuizen, Amber Olsen