On Saturday, 12 October, the Eunice swimming team participated in the Menlopark Invitational Gala. This was the perfect time to start off the new school swimming season for 2020. The girls did not disappoint, and Eunice was placed 2nd overall. Joane Meintjies was third in line for the Senior Victrix Ludorum. Eunice had an overall medal count of 19 medals, including relays.
The following swimmers (photo above) were Medalists:
Back: Amber Olsen (girls 14): 2nd 50m breaststroke, 2nd 50m backstroke
Warona Tlali (girls14): 3rd 50m breaststroke, 3rd 50m butterfly
Luchelle Oosthuizen (girls 15): 2nd 50m freestyle, 50m breaststroke, 1st 50m butterfly, 3rd 200m Individual medley
Cara Hickling (girls 16): 2nd 100m freestyle
Front: Danielle Ontong (girls 16): 2nd 50m breaststroke
Joane Meintjies (girls 16): 2nd 50m backstroke, 2nd 50m butterfly, 3rd 200m
Rochelle Jacobs (girls 17): 3rd 50m butterfly
The Top 5 positions at the gala were Menlopark 1st (291points), Eunice High School 2nd (259 points), and Oranje Meisieskool joint 3rd (238 points) with Afrikaanse Hoër Meisieskool Pretoria (238 points). Höerskool Garsfontein placed 4th (119 points).