Sport

Venues for finals now set

There will be no night grand final for the Kyabram District Football Netball League.. The decider will remain a day-time affair, with the premier day on the league’s calendar at Mooroopna Recreation Reserve for a fourth year in a row.. The

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Shepparton News
Aug 18 2017
Sport

Wounded Magpies up for fight

Euroa remains locked in a fierce battle for second spot with Shepparton and Seymour, but must capitalise on a fixture against struggling Tatura tomorrow if it is any chance of leap-frogging its rivals.. Last time the two sides met the Magpies

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Tyler Maher
Aug 18 2017
Sport

Saints need to put foot down

Benalla coach Luke Morgan has declared star forward Jarrod Bannister a certain starter to take on Mansfield tomorrow.. The Saints have slipped to sixth on the ladder after consecutive disappointing defeats, compounded by losing Morgan to a broken

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Oliver Caffrey
Aug 18 2017
Sport

Chris crosses 300

One little decision can alter a man’s life and for Chris Shannon it came 17 years ago when he was at home with a beer in hand and snag on the barbecue.. After a hanging up the boots a year earlier at the mighty Katandra Kats, Shannon had put

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Adem Barolli
Aug 18 2017
Sport

Bears’ mission is to...

Tomorrow’s match against the Shepparton Swans will go a long way to tying up second spot for Shepparton.. The Bears occupy the position below Kyabram, but chances for second place remain open with Seymour and Euroa making up the trio of teams

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Lauren Bordin
Aug 18 2017
Sport

Sister act two at...

The Bartley girls, Bec and Lisa, had long-time harness racing observers stretching their memories after they had both driven winning doubles at Melton last Saturday night.. The question being asked was: Have sisters performed this feat at

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Shepparton News
Aug 18 2017
Sport

Marshall to make debut...

Todd Marshall cut his teeth in the country.. Marshall, 18, grew up in Deniliquin, playing football in winter and cricket in summer like millions of regional children across the world.. It means the 198cm tall forward will feel more at home than most

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Tyler Maher
Aug 18 2017
Sport

Star power returns

Echuca will welcome back some star power for its clash with arch-rival Rochester tomorrow.. Daniel Willis, Sam Toulmin and Cameron Valentine are among the Murray Bombers’ premier players.. Willis and Valentine have been out since June, while

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Oliver Caffrey
Aug 18 2017
Sport

Bombers grow even stronger

The best team in the Goulburn Valley just keeps on getting better.. It is a fact that would give the rest of the competition nightmares, but Kyabram’s injury ward has been evacuated after a week off, meaning a side which has won 37 games in

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Tyler Maher
Aug 18 2017
Sport

Long time coming

Karlie Stevens (nee Ryan) is most known for her feats at Tatura, but will notch up her 300th Goulburn Valley League game with Echuca tomorrow.. As a result of moving up to the border town, the star defender joined the Murray Bombers in 2005.. But

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Shepparton News
Aug 18 2017
Sport

Taking best shot

Mooroopna could taste back-to-back wins for the first time since April 2015 if it is to beat Shepparton United tomorrow.. The vibe is high at the Cattery and playing coach Dale Osborne has not put it past his side to back up from last week’s

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Adem Barolli
Aug 18 2017
Sport

Back on Boyle with...

After a much improved season this year, netball at Tatura is continually on the up.. Molly Boyle has committed to another year, with ace Emma Ryan joining her as co-coach of the A-grade and under-17 sides next season.. Having brought the Bulldogs

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Lauren Bordin
Aug 18 2017
Opinion

There’s no better...

We all love a forward who can boot a ton of goals.. That type of player has almost become extinct in the AFL, with coaching trends putting a stop to it during the 2000s.. The professional game is worse off for it.. People that grew up in the era of

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Shepparton News
Aug 18 2017
Sport

No ban, play on

A Katamatite under-17 footballer has received a suspended six-week penalty for unintentionally making contact with a volunteer umpire.. The incident occurred during a thirds match between Katamatite and Dookie in round 11.. A melee took place in

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Adem Barolli
Aug 18 2017
Sport

Under-16 Gator girls gallant, but finals gig goes begging

The under-16 Shepparton Gator girls will not feature in the Victorian Junior Basketball League Metro Two finals series, but it was not for a lack of trying.. Needing victory against a strong Pakenham side to stay in the hunt, Tony Long’s

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Tyler Maher
Aug 17 2017
Sport

Winner will be grinner with fifth on line

The elimination finals start a week early in the Picola District Netball League’s south-east division on Saturday.. Fifth-placed Katandra hosts Rennie (seventh), but with only a game separating the two sides it will be a case of winner takes

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Tyler Maher
Aug 17 2017
Sport

Who wants last two...

With September action just a few sleeps away, Saturday’s clash between Tallygaroopna and Avenel could shape as a potential grand final preview.. The Kyabram District Netball League is heating up with four clubs — Under

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Adem Barolli
Aug 17 2017
Sport

Time to sort...

And then there were five.. The Picola District Football League north-west premiership race picks up this weekend with finals starting.. Strathmerton and Blighty will contest the qualifying final at Mathoura, while Tocumwal will hope to beat Berrigan

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Adem Barolli
Aug 17 2017
Sport

Time will wait for...

Elton John sang Sorry seems to be the hardest word, but I would argue in sport goodbye would rival being one of the worst things to say.. Last year’s AFL grand final had plenty of tears after the Western Bulldogs completing their fairtytale

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Shepparton News
Aug 17 2017
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