Msinga teen to represent SA

2017-05-17 06:00
Xolile Mvelase.

Xolile Mvelase.

Multimedia   ·   User Galleries   ·   News in Pictures Send us your pictures  ·  Send us your stories

IT is an incredible achievement - 17-year-old Xolile Mvelase, a Grade 11 pupil at Phathizwe High School in Pomeroy, has been selected to represent South Africa at the African championships in Kenya in December.

Her event is the 5 000 metre walk.
Xolile came first in the CMC, district and provincial challenges and finally in the South African National Schools Athletics championships at Greenpoint Stadium, Cape Town.

Phathizwe High principal, Mr A.M. Xulu said Xolile is actively involved in school life – she does well academically, plays netball, runs and is a very disciplined and focused young lady with tremendous potential for a positive future.

Xolilie is an orphan who lives with her grandmother, a pensioner. The school is appealing for assistance, donations and sponsorship for this talented young sports star.

Please contact Mr Xulu on 073 782 7305 for details or the Greytown Gazette.

Join the conversation!

24.com encourages commentary submitted via MyNews24. Contributions of 200 words or more will be considered for publication.

We reserve editorial discretion to decide what will be published.
Read our comments policy for guidelines on contributions.
NEXT ON NEWS24X

EFF wins Wits SRC elections

2017-10-20 08:52

Inside News24

 
ADVERTORIAL
Competition regulation for a growing and inclusive economy

ADVERTORIAL: The Competition Commission of South Africa is conducting advocacy work in the South African automotive aftermarket industry and has gazetted a Draft Code of Conduct for public comment.

/News
Traffic Alerts
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.
 
English
Afrikaans
isiZulu

Hello 

Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.


Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire 24.com network.

Settings

Location Settings

News24 allows you to edit the display of certain components based on a location. If you wish to personalise the page based on your preferences, please select a location for each component and click "Submit" in order for the changes to take affect.




Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.