The Chisipite Senior Girls hockey side is in Cape Town, South Africa at the International Schools Hockey Festival. The festival commenced on Wednesday and ends on Sunday, 27 July.
The hockey fest features school teams from the United Kingdom, Netherlands, Namibia, South Africa and Zimbabwe. Chisipite being the only Zimbabwean team at the festival.
At last year’s tournament, Chisipite finished fourth in the girls section ahead of powerhouses such as Pretoria Girls High and Paarl Gimnasium. The girls from Northern Harare seem to be eager to do well again this year as they have posted good scores at the festival thus far.
On the opening day, Chisipite won 2-1 against Wakefield Girls School of the United Kingdom but they played out to a 2 all draw against Paarl Gim on Thursday.
At end of day on Thursday, Chisipite were placed third in Group D, two points behind log leaders, Wakefield and Springfield who both played a game more than the Harare School.