Battle of the Books By Staff Reporter - May 11, 2017 Share on Facebook Tweet on Twitter Quiz master John Maytham added his own spin to the evening. Rustenburg Girls’ High School won the Battle of the Books, a literary quiz in which 20 high schools competed, on Wednesday May 3. They were half a point ahead of second-place home team Bergvliet High School. 1 of 5 Quiz master John Maytham added his own spin to the evening. Founder and co-ordinator of Battle of the Books at Bergvliet High School, Patsy Geach. In first place, Rustenburg Girls High pupils, from left, Sarah Irwin, Nika Hofmeyr, Rebecca Behne, Danny Attfield and Anna van Straten. In second place, Bergvliet High School pupils, from left, Thomas Stranex, Kyle Rossouw, Tariro Wafawarowa, Frances Pohl and Jennifer de Goede. In third place Westerford High, from left, Hannah McDougall, Josephine Delport, Tabitha Short, In-Aam Kafaar and Romy Suter.