St Andrew’s School for Girls pupils Rachel and Emma Shannon participated in two Squash Championships over the holidays. The Prince SA Junior International Open held at Parkview, Johannesburg. It was an International field consisting of players from the USA, Dubai, Botswana, Namibia and Zimbabwe, as well as South Africa.

Rachel played in the U15 section and finished 7th overall, and she was the 5th placed South African. Emma participated in the U13 section and finished 5th overall, and was the 3rd placed South African. The Africa Junior Open held at the UCT sports Centre in Cape Town.

This was also an International field. Rachel played in the u15 section and finished 5th overall and was the 3rd placed South African. Emma participated in the U13 section and placed 3rd overall, and she was the 1st placed South African. Both Rachel and Emma have been invited to attend the U13 National Training Academy at the High Performance Centre at Pretoria University at the end of September this year.