Over the past weekend, Owethu Makhanya, grade 9, played the Gauteng North Tennis Open.
She progressed to the quarterfinals, losing to the number 1 seed. Owethu played in the playoffs where she won her match against the number 3 seed in a tough match with the score 3-6, 7-5 and 10- 8 in the tiebreaker. Overall Owethu placed 7th out of 32 people.
Owethu also won the St Andrew’s single championships after a tight match.