Buddy By Staff Reporter - Jan 30, 2019 Share on Facebook Tweet on Twitter Nina Carter with her Grade 1 buddy, Shalpa Lalla. CBC St Johns Grade 1s met their matric buddies for the first time last Friday. They will develop their relationship over the course of the year as they get to share in various events with each other. 1 of 2 Nina Carter with her Grade 1 buddy, Shalpa Lalla. CBC St Johns participated in the annual Inter-Catholics Sports Day at Cape Town Stadium on Thursday January 24 and brought home 51 medals.