Sport Archive

Riders coached by Olympian

OLYMPIC equestrian rider Megan Jones stopped by Wonthaggi last week for a very special two-day coaching clinic. Young riders from all over West and South Gippsland participated in the camp, which covered tuition in show jumping, dressage and theory sessions. Based in the small

Finally, it’s cricket season

Can OMK retain its place or will Workers strike back? WITH the AFL Grand Final run and won and today marking the first day in October, it means one thing… it’s officially cricket season.  The Leongatha and District Cricket Association will get underway next

Turf wicket an investment in Leongatha

STARTING the week after local grand finals last season, the new Town turf wicket should be ready for action a few weeks into the cricket season. The wicket, a near $25,000 investment, has also coincided with other improvements at the ground. The West campus

Power breaks premiership drought

WONTHAGGI Power has tasted its first premiership success since moving to the Gippsland League after the club’s Reserves triumphed in Sunday’s grand final over Warragul. The Power proved too strong for the Seagulls, winning by 12 points at Moe – handing the Power its

Leongatha B Graders down undefeated Morwel

LEONGATHA’S B Grade netball team picked just the right day to overcome the previously undefeated Morwell girls with an all-the-way win at Moe in the grand final last Sunday. Leongatha got out to a handy 15 to 11 lead at quarter time and extended