Creston College learners to participate in Commonwealth Games
Grade 8 learner, Meriqe Pillay from Creston College, took part in the KZN Athletics trials and was selected to partake in the 2019 South African Junior Commonwealth Games which are being held on October the 11th and 12th. His hope is to be placed in the top two in any of his events, which qualifies him to then be part of the Junior South African Athletics Team which will be participating in the 2020 Junior World Champs.
Due to the following results he has been chosen to represent KZN at the 2019 South African Junior Commonwealth Games.
First place 100, 200, 400 and 800 metre races. He was also placed first for high jump and long jump. He broke records in the 100 and 200 metre events and in the high jump and long jump. Having broken four Provincial records and becoming under 14 age group winner he received two medals.