Saints Water Polo Invitational 2019
St Stithians College is excited to host the 26th Saints Water Polo Invitational over the half-term weekend and our Prep Invitational from the 18th - 20th October. Our aquatics centre is a hive of activity over these two festive weekends with Prep and College water polo games over seven action-packed days over the two weekends. The excitement begins on Friday 18th October 2019 and we look forward to welcoming our participating schools for some great competition and camaraderie.
St Stithians College is excited to host the 26th Saints Water Polo Invitational over the half-term weekend and our Prep Invitational from the 18th - 20th October. Our aquatics centre is a hive of activity over these two festive weekends with Prep and College water polo games over seven action-packed days over the two weekends. The excitement began on Friday 18th October 2019 and we thoroughly enjoyed hosting our participating schools for some great competition and camaraderie.
We thank everyone who came along to enjoy the Prep Invitational matches which included participating teams drawn from schools in Gauteng, KwaZulu-Natal, the Western Cape, the Eastern Cape and Zimbabwe. Below are the links to the Girls' and Boys' Section rules and fixtures ans well as the MyComLink score updates and photographs.
Saints Water Polo Invitational Junior Section Results (18 - 20 October 2019)
2019 St Stithians Junior GIRLS Water Polo Invitational Tournament Final Placings:
1- Reddam (Cape Town)
3- Herschel (Cape Town)
4- St Dominic’s
5- Sun Valley (Cape Town)
6- Durban Girls College
7- Water Warriors
9- St Mary’s Kloof (KZN)
10- Chisipite (Zimbabwe)
11- St Mary’s Waverley
12- Reddam Invitation
13- Helenic (Zimbabwe)
14- Invitation Team
15- Maris Sella (Durban)
16- Crawford Schools
2019 St Stithians Junior BOYS Water Polo Invitational Tournament Final Placings:
1- St David’s Marist Inanda
2- St Stithians
3- Tridents Invitation
4- St John’s
5- Grey (Bloemfontein)
6- Highbury (KZN)
7- St Peter’s
8- Gauteng Colts
9- St Benedict’s
10- Eastern Gauteng Invitation
11- Helenic (Zimbabwe)
12- Reddam Invitation
13- The Ridge
14- St Stithians (B)
15- Crawford Schools
16- St Benedict’s (B)
Saints Water Polo Invitational Senior Section (24 - 27 October 2019)
All fixtures and other tournament information are available in our official programme, which is available for download under the Important Information tab below. In addition, please find the tournament rules and fixtures for each of the College Invitationals below as well as the MyComLink links for fixtures, scoring and post game photo galleries:
LIVE MyComLink COMMENTARY - Saints Water Polo Invitational 2019 SEMI-FINALS
We are happy to announce that we have MyComLink commentary for the four semi-finals this afternoon (as soon as we resume - we are currently suspending play due to a lightning delay):
Wishing #OneAndAll all the best.
We extend a warm word of thanks to our sponsors and vendors, without whom this tournament would not happen.
The water polo players will have access to medical facilities that will be in operation from within in the main pool enclosure. There are also onsite physios and biokineticists for the duration of the festival.
The Saints Water Polo Invitational will end on Sunday 27th October with the finals, followed by a prize-giving ceremony. During this prize giving ceremony, an All Star team is announced; the team is comprised of and voted for by the water polo coaches during the event.
Our Water Polo Invitational 2019 promises to be one of the best yet, celebrating 26 years of water polo excellence. Join us, One & All, for these festive and fun events for the whole family.
We hope to see you there!
Official Photographer - Debbi Adcock - Please click here to visit Debbi's Facebook Page for all information
Click here to follow the Saints Water Polo Invitational news on the St Stithians College Facebook events page (under the discussion tabl) and for highlight photographs from each of the days
Hightlight photographs of the Saints Water Polo Invitational College Section Day 2 - (Photo Credit: Tournament Photographer, Debbi Adcock Mobile: 083 408 1898)