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St Dominics coach selected to represent SA in Masters World Cup

In a momentous achievement for both St Dominics Newcastle and the local community, Mr Blessing Khumalo, affectionately known as Coach K, has been selected to represent South Africa in hockey as part of the Masters 35 Team.

This remarkable accomplishment has earned him a coveted spot to showcase his skills on the international stage at the Masters World Cup, scheduled for October 2024 in Cape Town.

The entire school community is buzzing with excitement and pride as we extend our heartfelt congratulations to Coach K on this incredible accomplishment. His dedication to the sport and tireless efforts have not only made an indelible mark on the local hockey scene, but have now propelled him to represent our nation on a global platform.                                                                             

Mr Khumalo’s selection is testament to his unwavering commitment to excellence, both as a coach and as an athlete. His passion for the sport has inspired countless learners at St Dominics Newcastle, and now it is with immense pride that we watch him take to the field on an international level.

As Coach K prepares for this prestigious tournament, scheduled to take place in the picturesque city of Cape Town, we send our best wishes for a successful training journey ahead. Undoubtedly, his participation in the Masters World Cup will not only be a personal triumph, but also a source of inspiration for aspiring athletes within our school and the broader community.

The St Dominics family stands united in support of Coach K, and we eagerly anticipate witnessing him proudly don the South African colours on the world stage. This accomplishment not only reflects the talent within our local community, but also reinforces the spirit of excellence that defines St Dominics Newcastle.

Congratulations to Mr Khumalo; we look forward to cheering him on as he represents St Dom’s and the entire nation in the upcoming Masters World Cup!