Sport Archive

Greener on the Wonthaggi side

THE local council has listened to pleas from the Wonthaggi Croquet Club for better facilities, agreeing to develop their playing lawns; with hopes one day Bass Coast will host a Festival of Croquet. The announcement of funding through the council’s Community Grants program follows

Local boys earn Vic Country selection

LOCAL football and Gippsland Power stars Matt McGannon, Sam Flanders, Xavier Duursma and Kyle Reid have all been selected for the final Vic Country squad for the 2018 NAB AFL under 18 National Championships. All four boys have been playing stellar football for the

City win men’s game, United the ladies

ON A glorious autumn afternoon, Wonthaggi United welcomed Korumburra City and the visitors prevailed 5-1 in the men, but the home team were too strong in the women’s match. From the outset Korumburra made use of a one-player advantage in the men’s game and

Boulton defends NSW Mid-Amateur crown

DEFENDING champion, Phillip Island Golf Club’s Mark Boulton has survived a drama-charged final day to make it back-to-back NSW Mid-Amateur Championships at Bathurst Golf Club last week. In the process, he’s book himself a place in the $400,000 NSW Open at Twin Creeks Golf

Magpies’ three in a row

POOWONG welcomed Neerim-Neerim South on Saturday with the weather and ground conducive to good football and both sides made the most of it. Poowong welcomed back Ben Hancock to the senior side through the loss of Alex Doria. Poowong kicked to the Drouin end