2019 St Mary's Investec Hockey Festival

St Mary’s hosted the 20th St Mary’s Investec Hockey Festival from Wednesday 3 to Sunday 7 April. Opening dinner celebrations happened on Wednesday 3 April, with matches getting underway on Thursday 4 April. The finals will took place at 17h00 on Sunday 7 April.

Thirty-two teams from around South Africa and Namibia competed in four days of fast-paced hockey:

Afrikaanse Hoër Meisieskool, Pretoria
Brescia House School
C & N Sekondêre Meisieskool Oranje (OMS)
Clarendon High School for Girls
Collegiate Girls’ High School
DF Malan Hoërskool
Die Hoërskool Menlopark
Durban Girls' College
Eunice High School
Herschel Girls’ School
Hoër Meisieskool Bloemhof
Hoërskool DF Malan
Hoërskool Garsfontein
Hoërskool Waterkloof
Kingsmead College
Our Lady of Fatima DCS
Paarl Gimnasium
Paarl Girls’ High School
Pearson High School
Penryn College
Pietermaritzburg Girls' High School
Pretoria High School for Girls
Roedean School (S.A.)
St Andrew's School for Girls
St Anne's Diocesan College
St Cyprian's School
St Mary's DSG, Kloof
St Mary's DSG, Pretoria
St Mary's School, Waverley 1st XI
St Mary's School, Waverley Festival XI
St Stithians Girls' College
The Wykeham Collegiate
Windhoek High School

The 17h00 finals saw C & N Sekondêre Meisieskool Oranje take on Paarl Gimnasium in a thrilling 25 minute encounter. The deadlock was broken in the 13th minute, with five time winners, Oranje hitting the back of the net for the only goal of the match, making them six time winners of the 20 year long festival.


Click below to view the St Mary's Investec Hockey Festival's live streaming of the 2019 playoffs.


Click below to view the St Mary's Investec Hockey Festival's live streaming of the 2019 final day.


Click here to view the rhino fundraising efforts that took place at the 2019 hockey festival