Sport Archive

Bergles tops the ton

By James Brosnan KILCUNDA-Bass forward Kael Bergles brought up his long-touted century on Saturday, kicking his seven goals required inside the first half against Tarwin at Shark Park.  This year’s century is the first of his glittering career for the 25 year-old in what is

Adam Monea takes title at Outtrim

MOTOCROSS star Adam Monea, from Koo Wee Rup, won the Professional Open class by 52 points at the final round of the 2013 Victorian Senior Motocross Championships at the Korumburra Motorcycle Club’s Outtrim circuit on Sunday, August 2. Monea was disappointed with his last

Headcount needed in tense junior final

CONTROVERSY reigned at the first round of junior football finals on Sunday. In tough conditions the Under 11s and Under 13s played at Wonthaggi and Inverloch. The Under 11s game was marred by controversy, with confusion over an interchange bench overshadowing the youngster’s efforts

Coleman medal would be a bonus for Roughy

YOU know you are in reasonable football form when you feature on the front page of the weekly AFL Record.  But local football fans would have been left in no surprise to see the headline ‘Jarryd Roughead – Finally in the Spotlight’ over the

Britt and Wightman in state country side

LEONGATHA and District cricketers Gavin Britt and Tim Wightman were last week named in the second-ever Victorian Country Cricket League (VCCL) team of the year. Wonthaggi Workers’ Britt and Nerrena’s Wightman were selected in the team following an outstanding season for their respective clubs

Meeniyan breaks 55-year pennant golf drought

MEENIYAN Golf Club broke one of the longest-running droughts in local sporting history at the weekend when it claimed the South Gippsland District Golf Association’s Division 1 Pennant title for 2013. Not since the association was formed back in 1958 has Meeniyan managed to

McDonald (Red) wins house sports at Korumburra

Korumburra Secondary College student Jarrod Fowles competing in the Under 18 400 metre race at the school sports on Thursday. It was a big call but someone had to make it and despite occasional showers, the Korumburra Secondary College Sports went ahead as planned

OMK’s last ball-win in ‘best ever’ final

The Leongatha and District Cricket Association Premiers, in A Grade Division One for 2012-13, are Outtrim Moyarra Kongwak. The members of the team are, from left, front, Jesse Van Rooye, Adam Miller, Jason Wilson, Peter Dell, Alan Jenkins and Barry Wyatt, back, Paul Dyer,

Harper’s recovery gets a hurry up

British World F1 champion Jenson Button stops by for a chat with four year old Harper Martin of Ruby at the Monash children’s centre last week. DAUGHTER of Tori and Adam Martin of Ruby, Harper Martin 4, can’t wait until she’s well enough to

Captain’s knock sets up Workers’ premiership

Chelsea Moscript gives her leg spin deliveries plenty of air on the way to picking up two crucial wickets in the Wonthaggi Workers’ line-up, that of top-scorer Daniel Turton and middle order bat, Corey Casey. AN outstanding knock of 74 runs by the captain

First Spartan Race attracts 3200 to Wonthaggi

Competitors run the gauntlet at the end of the gruelling Spartan Run, but it was all in good fun. WELL over 3200 people arrived in Wonthaggi last Saturday to compete in, or watch, the Reebok Spartan Race at the Wonthaggi MotoCross Track – but

‘Relieved’ Riley up to 38th in Dakar Rally

ISUZU Motorsports’ rookie Adrian Di Lallo, with his co-driver Steven Riley of Nerrena, has finished an impressive 38th outright in his first attempt at the marathon, the two-week-long Dakar Rally in South America. Di Lallo (WA) and the experienced Riley were flying the Isuzu

Brilliant Britt leads LDCA

Gavin Britt plays a rare block after unleashing 85 for LDCA late in his innings on Sunday. J210412. By James Brosnan LEONGATHA and District Cricket Association (LDCA) has finished on top of the Gippsland Cricket League ladder following a 38-run win over Sale-Maffra at