Sport Archive

Vixens Shooter coming to town

MELBOURNE Vixens Goaler and Commonwealth Gold medallist Tegan Philip is coming to Wonthaggi. Teaming up with the RACV to present the community clinic on Thursday, January 24 from 2.30pm to 5pm at the Wonthaggi Netball Association courts. Tegan grew up in Anglesea embracing netball

Cape turns it on for aquathon

IN NEAR “perfect” conditions, the Cape Paterson Aquathon returned to the coastal town at the weekend for more than 250 participants. Cape Paterson Surf Lifesaving Club president Dean Manns said everyone put in their best efforts for the race, consisting of a 4.4km run

Chelsea stars for undefeated Vics

By Trent Westaway LEONGATHA’S Chelsea Moscript was part of Victoria Country’s team that took out the Australian Country Cricket Championships held at Shepparton recently. It’s another feat on her seemingly endless list of achievements, playing an important role in her team’s success. Chelsea came

A champion stayer

ONE of the last remaining racehorse trainers in South Gippsland, Paul Boag says he’ll retire “when they put [him] in a box”. Alongside running dairy and beef farms at Koonwarra, Stony Creek, Walkerville and now Meeniyan, Paul’s been breeding and training race horses in

Challenging conditions for Waratah fun run

A FIERCE head wind might have slowed things down, but it wasn’t enough to stop a record 420 runners completing the Fish Creek Football Netball Club’s annual fun run at Waratah Bay on the weekend. Runners aged six all the way up to 78