Sport Archive

The Prince claims Victorian crown

WONTHAGGI’S boxing sensation Charles ‘The Prince’ Joma won the 69kg elite Victorian title against the talented Callum Wilcock in a tough fight on Saturday, September 8. Charles’ journey to the gold medal began with a fight in Brunswick at the end of last month.

Wet and wild for West Gippy netball finale

ANTICIPATION had built all week since Phillip Island won their way into the A Grade grand final in a very convincing fashion over Korumburra Bena. Many believed that with a full squad to choose from, the Island girls were firm favourites over the Dalyston

Saints earn flag the hard way

NYORA didn’t let the atrocious conditions and a determined opposition steal a much-deserved premiership as the Saints hung on for a four-point grand final win against Longwarry on Saturday. The Saints were clearly the top team for the season, but on days like Saturday

The Island reign supreme

PHILLIP Island completely annihilated Koo Wee Rup in the West Gippsland senior grand final, holding the Demons to just three behinds for the entire game and running out 98-point premiers. The main game easily had the worst of the conditions for the day, with

What’s next for Mid Gippy?

By Rover AFL Gippsland’s imminent death wish for the 83-year-old Mid Gippsland Football League, couldn’t dissuade droves of supporters paying a record gate of $37,500 at Morwell Recreation Reserve, to see Trafalgar defeat Yinnar by 16 points in the 2018 seniors grand final on