Thursday, 18 April 2024
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Swans advance to preliminary final

Swans advance to preliminary final

Swan Reach returned to form on Saturday scoring a hard-earned seven-point victory over Omeo Benambra in the Omeo and District Football League elimination semi final at Swifts Creek. It came at a significant cost, with exciting full forward Lucky Whelan suffering a hamstring injury late in the final quarter, of which he required to trainers to chair him from the ground. Even with this week off as...
Barrie bowls to silver

Barrie bowls to silver

Former Lakes Entrance bowling prodigy Barrie Lester has fallen agonisingly close in his quest for Commonwealth Games gold. Lester teamed with Ben Twist and Carl Healey to take silver in the men’s triples, suffering a 14-12 defeat to host nation England in Birmingham yesterday morning Australian time. Trailing 12-1, the Australians rallied to level at 12-12 with two ends to play. They held the...
Jack headed off to Sydney

Jack headed off to Sydney

Local showjumping rider, Jack Eastley, is off to Sydney to compete in the Australian Interschool Championships during the September school holidays. The year seven student at Nagle College will take part in the finals to be held at the world class Sydney International Equestrian Centre. Jack made his way into the finals by competing in four qualifying events throughout the state of Victoria, two...
Max lights up in Sale

Max lights up in Sale

Exciting local boxing talent, Max Reeves, was simply devastating last Saturday night, defeating the previous unbeaten Leo Grant by technical knock in the first round of his headline bout at Wildfighter Rnd 8. A parochial large East Gippsland crowd packed into the Gippsland Regional Sports Complex hoping to see something special and the light heavyweight (76-79 kilograms) from Stratford certainly...
Putting in the prep

Putting in the prep

Prodigious local boxing talents, Max Reeves and Blake Wells, are finalising their preparations in readiness for their bouts next Saturday night on former local boxer and ex-world champion Will Tomlinson’s Wildfighter promotions card at the Gippsland Regional Sports Club in Sale. Tomlinson, the former IBO super featherweight world champion, is joining forces with the Wellington Shire’s ‘Middle of...
Magpies and Tigers excel

Magpies and Tigers excel

The highlight of round 11 of the East Gippsland football was the dominant win by Lucknow over Boisdale Briagolong at the Lucknow Oval on Saturday. Boisdale Briagolong headed into the match with plenty of confidence after defeating second placed Lindenow the previous week by 50 points and many people were of the opinion this may be a danger game for the inform Magpies. Obviously know one told...

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