|Elishia Retief (North West University) in command of her troops.|
Over the years Elishia Retief has earned:
- 2014 Wargamer of the Year
- 2015 Mind Sports Person of the Year
- City of Johannesburg Regional Colours,
- Gauteng Provincial Colours,
- South African National Colours, and
- Protea Colours.
Her usual enthusiasm and effervescent personality was welcome at the championships.
At MSSA's 21st North West Championships held at Curro Klerksdorp, Elishia once again took the title.
Since Elishia is now resident in North West, Elishia has now added North West Colours to her many other awards.