Team Black Widow ranked 8th overall,
becomes the highest ranked Limpopo team.
The South African National Schools Debating Championship (SANSDC) 2016 took place at Treverton College in Mooiriver from Saturday, 12th December 2015 – Thursday, 17 December 2015. The tournament consisted of 9 preliminary rounds over 3 days. The results below reflect our performance at the tournament. The complete tab is available in the Downloads section at the end of this post.
1. The following learners were selected for the National Academy Trial Squad in 2016:
- Tebogo Mamabolo
- Imbelani Matibe
- Thizwilondi Nembahe
2. Team Black Widow broke into the Open Quarter Finals. They are first Limpopo team to break into the Open Break rounds.
3. Our delegation was ranlked as the delegation with the Best Spirit throughout the tournament.
4. Our delegation was awarded the team with the Best War Cry.
Senior Teams (20 Teams)
- Captain America with 3 wins, 10 judges and 6500 points (Ranked 17th Overall)
- Thor with 2 wins, 4 judges and 6457 points (Ranked 19th Overall)
Senior Speakers (82 Speakers)
- Vhudi Motabatsindi, 69.40 (Ranked 46th overall)
- Phuti Senyatsi, 69.38 (Ranked 47th overall)
- Tebogo Mamabolo, 69.00 (Ranked 55th overall)
- Dimpho Matli, 68.39 (Ranked 63rd overall)
- Imbelani Matibe, 68.28 (Ranked 65th overall)
- Dimpho Rapudi, 67.95 (Ranked 68th overall)
- Tshegofatso Masenya, 67.89 (Ranked 69th overall)
- Thizwilondi Nembahe, 67.50 (Ranked 72nd overall)
Junior Teams (16 Teams)
- Black Widow with 4 wins, 16 judges, and 6376.5 points (Ranked 8th overall)
- Ironman with 1 win, 2 judges and 6272.5 point (Ranked 16th overall)
Junior Speakers (64 Speakers)
- Gabrielle De Necker, 67.75 (Ranked 41st overall)
- Kagiso Koenaite, 67.74 (Ranked 43rd overall)
- Violet Letsoalo, 67.60 (Ranked 45th overall)
- Khanyisa Maswanganyi, 67.52 (Ranked 47th overall)
- Bohlokwa Malahlela, 66.88 (Ranked 55th overall)
- Keitumetse Segage, 66.62 (Ranked 58th overall)
- Ofentse Makgato, 66.48 (Ranked 59th overall)
- Letsau Manamela, 65.97 (Ranked 61st overall)