Sport Archive

Great results in relay championships

THIRTY-FOUR Leongatha Little Athletes competed in the Gippsland Centre Region Relay Championships on Saturday at the Joe Carmody athletics track in Newborough. Leongatha entered seven teams, plus four athletes ran in Gippsland Centre Region teams. In perfect weather conditions, all athletes performed to their

Our volleyball stars on dais at nationals

AUSTRALIA’S elite Junior volleyball players competed in Queensland during October at the Australian Junior Volleyball Championships. Four South Gippsland players represented Victoria in their respective age divisions during the week-long tournament. Under 17 Girls Rachel Chalmers and Alexandra Scott were awarded the silver medal

Van Dijk takes out Port Stephens Pro

PHILLIP Island’s Nikki Van Dijk took out the 2018 Port Stephens Toyota Pro World Surf League Qualifying Series 6000 event in clean waves at Birubi Beach last week. It was an exciting day of competition as the race for spots on the 2019 Championship

Shooting to the top

A KOONWARRA teenager has proven himself as one of the best in the world in the sport of clay target shooting. Jack Stockdale, 18, recently returned from the 2018 World Skeet Championships in San Antonio, Texas, where he achieved top scores in a number

Stingrays capture outright points

• A Grade, Division 1 A RAMPANT Lewie Rankin has ripped through the Kilcunda Bass batting order and set up the Stingrays to successfully claim outright points in their A grade division one clash. Rankin claimed 6/33 including the prized wicket of Sharks’ batsman