Kearsney recognised for Maths and Science Excellence

The College was honoured to receive a Certificate of Excellence from the University of Pretoria for placing in the Top 16 of all schools in South Africa, independent and state, in Mathematics and Physical Sciences in the final 2016 examinations. Our Maths and Science Excellence Programme has consistently placed Kearsney among the top performers in the country and we are very proud of our academic excellence.

August 2017


Two more Golds for the Kearsney Choir

In July 2017, the Kearsney College Choir returned from the 10th Orientale Concentus International Choral Festival in Singapore with two Gold medals!

The Choir won the Folklore Category with a score of 92.2 (Gold Grade 1). No other Choir earned a Grade 1 Gold in any category at the Festival.

In their second category (B2 (Equal voices – Youth), the Choir finished second with a score of 81.3. This earned them a Gold (Grade III).

We are very proud that you kept the Kearsney Choir flag flying high, boys and staff.

Read our dedicated Choir tour blog.

Watch video on YouTube


KZN Water Polo Selections 2017

Congratulations to the five boys who were selected for KZN Water Polo across the age groups and the two boys selected as non-travelling reserves.

The teams will be playing in the SA School Water polo tournament in Port Elizabeth from 08-12 December.

U19B – Nic Baines and Taine Buys
U16 non travelling reserves – Oliver Kenny and Josh Muller
U15 – Tyson Andrews and Wesley Marshall
U14 – Luke Ambler-Smith

Pictured top left (L-R): Nic Baines, Wesley Marshall, Josh Muller, Taine Buys, Tyson Andrews, Luke Ambler-Smith and Oliver Kenny.


KZN Cricket Selections 2017

Congratulations to the seven Kearsney boys who were selected to the KZN Coastals Cricket teams:
U18 – Luke de Vlieg and Patch McGrath
U17 – Carl Heunis and Robbie Koenig
U15 – Jean-Luc Talbot, Cade Carmichael and Matthew Murray

We wish you all the best for the rest of the cricket season.


National Hockey selections

Three Kearsney hockey players were selected for SA Schools’ teams.

Keanan Naidoo SA U18B team
Guy Morgan SA U17 team
Chase Kelly SAU16 HP squad

Congratulations boys!


SA Men’s Hockey selection for KCOB

After a national hockey selection camp the team to play in the Hockey World League Semi Finals was announced. We are delighted to learn that Bili Ntuli (2014) has been chosen to represent South Africa. This event is a World Cup qualifying tournament and will be held in Johannesburg from 08 to 23 July 2017. Australia, Germany, Spain and Belgium among other countries, will take part.


SA Schools Rugby selection

Congratulations to Dylan Richardson who has been selected for the 2017 SA Schools rugby team at flank. The team will face Wales, France and England in the U19 International Series in August 2017.

We wish the team all the best for the series.


Five Kearsney boys selected for provincial rugby teams

Congratulations to the Kearsney rugby players who were selected for various KZN rugby teams for 2017.
U18 Craven Week: Dylan Richardson (top left)
U18 Academy Week: Sibusiso Sangweni (bottom left), James Sutherland (top right) and Ross Taylor (not pictured)
U16 Grant Khomo Week: Oliver Carmody (bottom right)


National Tennis Selections 2017

Congratulations to the following boys for their provincial selections:
U19A:     Kade Mindry
U15A:     Luc Koenig
U15B:     Shail Chetty

Following the inter-provincial tournaments, Kade Mindry was selected to the SA U17 Tennis team and Grade 8 pupil Luc Koenig who was selected for the SA U14 tennis team and as a reserve for SA U15. Congratulations on these excellent achievements.


National Hockey selections 2017

Three Kearsney hockey players were selected for SA Schools’ teams.

Keanan Naidoo SA U18B team
Guy Morgan SA U17 team
Chase Kelly SAU16 HP squad

Congratulations boys!