Friday, 01 March 2024
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Final four coming together in BCA

Final four coming together in BCA

Inclement weather played havoc with a couple of matches late in the day of round 10 of the Bairnsdale Cricket Association last Saturday, but by day’s end the top four sides went clear of the chasers and look likely finalists. The only match not completed was at Orbost, where play was washed out with Wy Yung looking to chase down a huge Blues total. The game at Lakes Entrance was delayed for...
Jackson and Chapman take out 420 class

Jackson and Chapman take out 420 class

The 2023 Australian Championships in the International 420 Class held at Metung last week went down to the wire, with former national champions, Victorian duo, James Jackson and Harrison Chapman taking out the open competition. The event saw 19 dinghies and crews competing for the open, youth (under 19), junior (under 16) and female national championships on Lake King in a four-day regatta. The...
Bowls resumes

Bowls resumes

The Gippsland Bowls Region (GBR) eastern conference resumes after the Christmas break this weekend with four rounds remaining as sides look to ensure their participation in the 2022/2023 final series. The two Lakes Entrance sides will clash, with a victory by Lakes Entrance 1 making  a finals birth for Lakes Entrance 2 mathematically impossible. Lakes Entrance 1 has been building as the...
Steenholdt too good at Nyora

Steenholdt too good at Nyora

Local sprintcar driver Shane Steenholdt scorched around Nyora last Saturday night to take victory in the 17-lap sprintcar feature event on the evening. The sprintcar race was a fast and furious affair from start to finish, Steenholdt recording a slick 13.5-second lap on the way to victory, proving too good for Steven Horton, Alistair Bastian, Adam Greenwood and Peter Laity. Earlier in the day...
Masters silver

Masters silver

The Bairnsdale Rowing Club (BRC) mixed masters double scull crew, Ivan Knight and Louise Avery, came home with a silver medal from the recent Rowing ACT Daramalan/Black Mountain Rowing Club Regatta. The regatta held on Saturday, December 3, on picturesque Lake Burley Griffin, saw the members of BRC pit their skills against some skilled rowers from across Australia. Knight and Avery were joined...
Megan a premiership player

Megan a premiership player

Exciting local footballer, Melbourne excitement machine, Megan Fitzsimon, is now an AFL premiership player, her Demons defeating Brisbane by four points in an epic contest at Springfield on Sunday. The Demons, one of the powerhouses and most consistent sides in the AFLW since its inception, finally broke through for their maiden premiership, upsetting the Lions in front of 7412 spectators 2.7-19...

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