Sport Archive

Swim club celebrates its success

MEMBERS and friends of the South Gippsland Bass (SGB) Swimming Club gathered in Leongatha on Friday night to celebrate being named as the top swimming club in Australia. The club received Swimming Australia’s 2018 Club of the Year Award at a ceremony the Melbourne

Smart Cookie nails 2 aces

RECENTLY-elected Lang Lang Golf Club President, Peter Cooke, has enjoyed a memorable three weeks. He scored two holes-in-one, both on the par-three fifth hole, celebrated his 76th birthday, and became club leader. Not bad for a man given just one week to live, with

Bowen breaks Klim’s Victorian record

BOWEN Gough is now the fastest 200m Butterfly Short Course swimmer in Victorian history after breaking Olympic gold medallist Michael Klim’s 17-year-old Victorian Open record on the weekend. Gough was competing at the Australian Short Course Championships held at the Melbourne Sports and Aquatic

Sleeman claims junior comp

SURFERS were met with pumping conditions for the weekend’s Phillip Island pro event, with clean 3 metre wave faces providing competitors with powerful sections rivalling Hawaii. The Junior Challenge finals wrapped up in the morning with the top Victorian Juniors battling it out for

Keerthisinghe rips through Killy-Bass

• A Grade, Division 1 AN amazing spell of bowling from Phillip Island off-spinner Charith Keerthisinghe has led his team to a solid 135 run victory over Kilcunda Bass in A grade division one. The crafty spinner claimed 6/5 off his seven overs, including