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Andreans win inter-house soccer competition

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Overall results from the inter-house soccer:
Andreans 13
Patricians 9
Georgians 7
Davidians 5
Congratulations and well done to the Andreans house.

CBC Matabeleland & Zim Hockey selections

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Under 19:

A team Matabeleland: Panashe Nyamande, Timothy Judge, Vuyisile Dube, Bokani Dube
B team: Ryan Wilson, Tinashe Masiri, Dale Bruce, Kuda Chigiya
Team B manager: Mr O. Khumalo

CBC old boy, Kieron Watson joins British Army

CBC Old Boy Kieron Watson

Congratulations to Kieron Watson who was awarded a Certificate of Achievement for successfully completing assessment at a British army assessment centre. Kieron will now commence training in basic soldiering skills and then go on to study to become a specialist at the Royal School of Signals.
While still at CBC Kieron was not only well known for dreaming big, but also for pursuing his dreams until they became a reality. In Form One he said he wanted to be a soccer referee, and he enrolled for training with ZIFA while he was also doing his academics. He worked hard and by the time he left CBC in Lower Sixth he had attained the level of Division One Referee.

​​CBC Eagles in an entertaining home win over Kyle College

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On Saturday in their second compulsory of the term CBC First Team Soccer (Eagles) gifted their fans with an entertaining 3-2 home league win against Kyle College. Sean Matika opened the scoring with a well hit shot outside the penalty area. Kyle College responded with a similar effort moments later to put the score level at 1-1.

CBC Chess Team Wins the Falcon Chess Tournament

The CBC Chess team made a clean sweep at the Falcon Chess Tournament held last weekend. CBC came first in both the senior and junior categories.

Great Weekend Performance by the Skulls

The Skulls had a very busy weekend of Hockey as they had 4 league matches scheduled.
CBC 4 – Kyle 0
CBC 3 – South Eastern College 1
CBC 2 – Goldridge 0
CBC 1 – Hippo Valley 1

School Spirit – Viriliter Age!

When we have a rugby match 15 of us go onto the field, but the rest of us do the work outside the field – we are the 16th player.
When we have a soccer match 11 of us are in the pitch – but we are the 12th player.
When we go into a Hockey match, 11 of us go into the pitch, but we are the 12th player
We are the supporters, we go out in numbers, in full force –

CBC Rugby Players Make Mat’land Teams

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A total of 19 CBC boys made it into Mat’land Rugby teams over the weekend. The teams had a great day, as all of them fought hard to win their matches whilst the individual players gave their all in order to impress the selectors for the various Mat’land teams.

CBC Media Club hosts Inaugural Inter schools festival

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Capture the moments that make life worth living, was the mantra for the first Inter-Schools Media Festival, hosted by the CBC Media Club yesterday.

A spectacular win for CBC Eagles!

Fresh from their 3-1 mid-week victory against Entumbane High School, today the CBC Eagles followed up with a spectacular 10 – 1 victory at home with the visitors (Masiyephambili College) only managing a single penalty goal.
From the onset the Eagles defence was solid with our centre back Mbonge Moyo opening the scoring charts with a well worked goal. There was good cohesion between our two forward players with Rodney Nyadza coming out with a hatrick and Oscar Nyoni having 2 goals to his name.

CBC Family mourns Old boy Adrian Manyathela

adrian Manyathela

CBC has learnt with great sadness of the news of the passing away of old boy, Adrian Manyathela, who died in Ukraine.
Adrian Manyathela “Manello” left CBC in 2015 after completing his ‘A’ levels in Sciences. He then proceeded to Ukraine for his tertiary studies at Cherkasy University to pursue a Bachelor’s degree in Business Trade and Exchange Activities.

CBC Rugby vs Milton results

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CBC Hornets 26 vs Milton Elephants 22

Men of Men 12 vs Milton 2nds 3

CBC U16s 22 vs Milton U16s 0

Five CBC Rugby players selected for U16 rugby tour to Ireland

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While the CBC U15s, U16s, U17s Rugby teams were on tour at Grootvlei in Pretoria, 5 of their U16 players were selected into the team which will go on tour to Ireland in September.

CBC Junior Rugby teams S.A. Tour Update

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CBC’s Junior Rugby teams (U15, U16s, U17) together with their CBC coaches, are on tour in Grootvlei, South africa. News updates from the Media club correspondent, Amiel Jackson, who travelled with the team indicate that the teams are doing very well and the boys are having fun. Training and coaching sessions are conducted by Blue Bulls coaches and the boys are also taken for team building exercises.