Proudfoot joins the five-time champions side as a consultant Head Coach

3rd January 2023

World Cup-winning forwards assistant coach, Matthew Proudfoot joined the Maties Rugby ahead of the 2023 FNB Varsity Cup tournament. Following an illustrious coaching career, the former Scotland International returns to…

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Maties take double gold at USSA Water polo and gold in 3×3 Basketball

12th December 2022

The Maroon Machine competed in yet another round of summer University Sport South Africa (USSA) tournaments which saw us receive three golds medals (men and women’s water polo and men’s…

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Angela Welham believes it a privilege to play for any Maties Sport team

7th December 2022

Recent BSc Honours graduate, Angela Welham (22) has been a star in the Maties Hockey side since her first year in 2019. The young vibrant defender has been a stand-out…

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Rising Star Crystal Beukes shares her experience as a member of the Maties Golf Club

6th December 2022

By Jamie Wyngaardt For most people, balancing sport and tertiary education can be a challenge, but Crystal Beukes makes it look effortless. Third-year Human Life Sciences student at Stellenbosch University…

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SU welcomes learners from Bishop Lavis

22nd November 2022

By Maties Sport Media and Communication Unit   Learners from the Bishop Lavis community recently spent an exciting day touring various Stellenbosch University sports facilities. The event was part of…

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Maties Basketball look forward to a competitive USSA in December

18th November 2022

After a brief but competitive league season for the Maroon Machine, Maties Basketball turn their attention towards the University Sport South Africa (USSA) tournament taking place in Johannesburg at Wits…

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Gold for Cape Flats billiards player

18th November 2022

By Jamie Wyngaardt   “I feel weird, it is like I am still me but at the same time a world champion. It is an amazing feeling knowing that I…

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The 2022 Maties Sport Awards recognize over 250 exceptional student-athletes

24th October 2022

2022 has been an exceptional year for Maties Sports, students have fully returned to sports, and have participated in many tournaments and competitions, representing Maties Sport nationally and internationally, while…

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Reflecting on Maties’ historic 2022 Varsity Netball campaign

18th October 2022

By Maties Sport Media and Communication Unit   Maties Netball’s victory in the finals of Varsity Netball 2022 was the cherry on top of a historic season.   The Maroon…

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Maties ready for UJ showdown in Varsity Netball semi’s

10th October 2022

By Cody Hansen   Stellenbosch University’s Maties netball team will face the University of Johannesburg (UJ) in the semi-finals of Varsity Netball on 10 October at the Coetzenburg Centre.  …

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