No fewer that 38 Jeppe hockey players were named in the Southern Gauteng Schools hockey teams that will be playing in interprovincial tournaments during the July holidays.
Five players: Eddie Ramohlale, Keegan Smith, Jesse Martin, Thalefang Pharasi and Callum Birkenfield are in the prestigious under-18A team that will be going to the tournament in Durban.
Four under-14 players made the Team Gauteng side, chosen from Southern, Eastern and Northern Gauteng.
There are also six Jeppe teachers and coaches who will be going to the tournaments. They are: Manny Segale (u-16A manager), Kyle Reddy (u-18A manager), Thabang Diole (Team Gauteng manager), Simon Maluleka (u-14B manager), Kishendren Pillay(u-14D manager) and Bryan Hillock (u-14A coach).
The Jeppe players and the teams they will be representing are:
Under-14 Team Gauteng – Jaydon Lincoln, Ross Breytenbach, Caden Sanders and Hayden Bartlett
Under-Under-14A – Cael Murray, Jarred Alblas, Caleb Arries, Alex De Sousa
Under-14B – Keaton Stansfeld, Zack Pearson, Samuel Grottis
Under-14C – Joshua Hutcheon
Under-14D – James Kamerman and Kartik Gusain
Under-16A – Nathan Grose, Rowan Wales, Connor Cottam, Ryan Mann, Akanyang Nkabinde
Under-16B – Chad Oosthuizen, Tevin Thompson
Under-16C – Callum Smith
Under-16D – Marco Gentle, Nahum Grottis, Tshifiwa Ramashiya
Under-17A – Dillan Kirkland, Duncan Grose, Jordan Johnson
Under-18A – Eddie Ramohlale, Keegan Smith, Jesse Martin, Thalefang Pharasi, Callum Birkenfield
Under-18B – Athenkosi Lisa, Jordan Ramos, Sibu Madlala, Justin Smith