Sport Archive

Lorraine’s off to the Games

By Matt Male AN umpire from the Inverloch Bowling Club will be keeping a watchful eye over the best bowlers internationally this year at the Commonwealth Games. Umpire and keen bowls player Lorraine Dowson has been picked as one of the umpires for the

Lamers leads Diggers to glory

OMK has overcome shaky start in the grand final to claim the Leongatha and District Cricket Association’s Under 16s premiership on Sunday. Winning the toss and electing to bat on what looked like a challenging wicket at Leongatha turf, OMK were looking to get

Florals no match for champion Chieftain in Stony Cup thriller

IT WAS a case of third time’s the charm for the OTI Racing syndicate on Sunday, as French horse Gallic Chieftain came from behind to take out the $75,000 Ladbrokes Stony Creek Cup in a thrilling finish. After having two well regarded runners beaten

Gippsland’s pool dominance continues

GIPPSLAND’S utter dominance in the pool has continued at the Victorian Country Interdistrict swimming competition, winning it for the 24th time in a row. A strong contingent of 52 Gippsland swimmers, including 13 from South Gippsland Bass Swim Club, travelled to the Melbourne Sports

Gymnastics club’s special award

THE Leongatha Gymnastics Club received a special award last week for its Inclusive Community Contribution. The Blair Donaldson Award is named in honour of the late Foster community member who went above and beyond to advocate for people with disability. The club was nominated