LEPHALALE — The archers from Hoërskool Ellisras were crowned as winners (for the second time in a row) of the Provincial Shield at the Limpopo Provincial Archery Competition at Waterberg Academy.
PJ Human hit the bull’s eye 18 times and Christiaan Lamprecht 17 times.
PJ’s score was 286 out of 300 and Christiaan’s 285. PJ ended in a second position overall in the Junior Boys category, and Christiaan finished third overall. Codi Janse van Rensburg ended in the first place overall in the Senior Girls category.
They shot a total of 1 347 points. Archers from 12 schools participated in this competition during which the archers from EHS received a total of 36 medals and four trophies.
“Congra-tulations to the archery team and the coaches for doing such a good job,” said Mr Adriaan Joubert, school principal.