Sport Archive

Huitema hits big hundred

• A Grade Division 1 WONTHAGGI Club have put their best foot forward in race for top spot on the A Grade Division 1 ladder, posting a big first innings total of 374 against Leongatha Town. Opening batsman Sam Huitema was the star of

Phillip Island wins clash of the giants

PHILLIP Island has beaten Inverloch Blue in a thriller to take out the Division 1 title in the South Gippsland Bowls Division’s Saturday Pennant competition. With the weather fine and warm and a gentle breeze from the southwest at Korumburra everything was in place

Nikki claims Sydney Pro

THE Sydney Women’s Surf Pro Final saw Phillip Island’s Nikki Van Dijk come up against Malia Manuel (Hawaii) in what was a thrilling duel between the two elite Championship Tour competitors. Along with valuable QS points and prize money there were serious bragging rights

Cooper is a state champ

LOCAL track and field sensation Cooper Smith has claimed gold in the under 17 State 400m race over the weekend running a personal best 51.06 seconds in the final. Qualifying for the final in last place meant Cooper would be starting from lane one,

Sisters snare a surf scholarship

INVERLOCH surfing sisters Sonia and Sarah Seuren have received a Global Surf Industries ‘Life is Better When You Surf ’scholarship, giving them $1000 towards their education and two new surf boards. The 10-year-olds submitted a video highlighting their love of school and surfing, and