Photo Credit: Tennis South Africa

South Africa’s talented rising tennis stars are currently in Windhoek competing at the Southern Africa Junior Championships.


Windhoek, Namibia (08 January 2024) – The Tennis South Africa juniors are flying the flag high in Namibia for the Southern Africa Junior Championships (Zonals). The championship is running from the 6th to the 14th of January 2024.

The championship is hosted by the Confederation of African Tennis (CAT). This is the first of many to come this year, including events in Burundi, Egypt and Togo.

The teams are led by coaches Khotso Matshego, Terry Schweitzer, Sabelo Mathebula, and Ilze Hattingh. Each of the teens will be partaking in individual and team events. These are all the teens taking part this week:

Under-14 Boys:

  • Jamie Roux
  • Ethan Pieber
  • Liyema Mancoba

Under-14 Girls:

  • Jordan Edwards
  • Nikilitha Ndungane
  • Charlotte Bouwer

Under-16 Boys:

  • Connor Doig
  • John Bothma
  • Nhlakanipho Ngwenya

Under-16 Girls:

  • Morgan Jordaan
  • Allegra van der Walt
  • Lonwabo Majeke

Sources: Tennis SA
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