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Leongatha nails tough win

IN cold and wintry conditions Leongatha turned the tables on the previous contest by defeating Traralgon by nine points at Parrot Park on Saturday. Rain in the days leading up to the game saw conditions wet and slippery with the earlier games only serving to chop the oval up a bit more. The middle of […]

July 18th, 2017 | Posted in Sport | Read More »

Skier selected for worlds

INVERLOCH’S Ashlee Cuff is bound for the USA to compete in the World Water Skiing Racing Championships. Held in Seattle on Lake Washington, Ashlee will compete in four races from July 27 to August 8. Ashlee earned her place in Australian team after competing in seven selection races, beginning in December. Following the selection races, […]

July 18th, 2017 | Posted in Sport | Read More »

Poker bonanza in Wonthaggi

JULY 1 and 2 saw 138 players from all over Victoria descend on the Wonthaggi Golf Club for the $8000 Special Poker Event hosted by the Australian Poker League (APL). After two days and 16 hours of play, it was Warragul’s Nathan Kaljouw who took home the $1900 first place. The next special poker event […]

July 12th, 2017 | Posted in Sport | Read More »

Great entries for championships

THE Leongatha Badminton Club could not have been more pleased with the numbers of entries for its coveted club championships, and with how smooth the night was run. In the prestigious A Grade men’s singles event it was a changing of the guard that took place with some excellent matches leading up to the final […]

July 12th, 2017 | Posted in Sport | Read More »

Lumby wins tough ride

IT was a windy and cold winter day with showers about for the intrepid souls who fronted for club racing at Tarwin Lower on Saturday. The A Grade field had a 43km ride out to the top estate at Walkerville, so they had to climb the hill up to the Cape Liptrap turn both ways. […]

July 12th, 2017 | Posted in Sport | Read More »

Breakers still undefeated

Bass Coast Breakers claimed its ninth consecutive win after a 92 point victory against the Karingal Bulls at Ballam Park on Saturday. It was an intense and aggressive game. The heavy ground and wet ball led to a lot of messy scrums where both teams struggled to clear the ball from the melee. Bass Coast […]

July 12th, 2017 | Posted in Sport | Read More »

Fish Creek get revenge on Allies

FISH Creek was on the road for a third week in a row this week, this time they were headed for Alberton West to take on the Allies, which inflicted Fish Creek’s only loss to date in 2017 only one month ago on the same ground. Fish Creek, still injury depleted and having lost captain […]

July 12th, 2017 | Posted in Sport | Read More »

Power outplay Drouin

WONTHAGGI Power secured a comfortable win over Drouin on Saturday. Power bounced back after a disappointing loss against Leongatha and finished this week’s match 60 points ahead of its opponents. From the first quarter, the game belonged to Power. The Wonthaggi side kicked five unanswered goals for the quarter, while the defence held Drouin to […]

July 12th, 2017 | Posted in Sport | Read More »

Autumn doubles comes down to narrow finish

UNDER a crescent moon on a fine, crisp night for tennis, Inverloch Tennis Club’s Autumn Night Doubles Competition reached its grand final stage last Wednesday. Karsten Krohn’s Team 3 (Karsten Krohn, Paul Burns, Wes Maxwell and Sarah Keating filling in for Jenni Cox) was taking on Andy Boldiston’s Team 16 (Andy Boldiston, Greg Ellt, Julie Jacobs and […]

July 4th, 2017 | Posted in Sport | Read More »

Southern Fusion wins again

BASED in Meeniyan, South Gippsland’s representative netball club Southern Fusion is celebrating another premiership after winning in Waverly last Wednesday. The club’s 17 and Under team ones won at the Waverly Netball Centre in Section 2 of the 17 and Under premier division. Coach Ben Dixon said it was a very close, hard-fought game, with […]

July 4th, 2017 | Posted in Sport | Read More »

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