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Dayn sprints to the finish line

LEONGATHA sprint car driver Dayn Bentvelzen recorded a massive achievement recently, coming third in the Australian Wingless Sprintcar titles. The event, held at Premier Speedway in Warrnambool, attracted 110 entries across all seven states and territories over Friday and Saturday nights of February 22

Poor man’s dozen for Thomas

• A Grade, Division 1 COMING in 2/24 Korumburra were no match for Wonthaggi Club, with the attack of Ryan Thomas who ended the day with a poor man’s dozen, walking away with 11/49. Ryan Birkett was another high achiever with the ball, collecting

Bowls final a thriller

AT ONE stage late in a thrilling South Gippsland District Bowls Division One Pennant Grand Final, Inverloch led by as much as 20 shots across the three rinks at Korumburra. But this was quickly closed down to just one shot as Phillip Island surged

Island pair claim titles at Woolamai

THE Phillip Island pair of 2018 Ripcurl Pro Trials winner Carl Wright (Cape Woolamai) and young WQS surfer Sophie Fletcher (Cape Woolamai) have claimed the 2019 Victorian Open Men’s and Open Women’s state titles respectively with a strong showing in Round 3 of the

Two captains, one family

WHO can say how many times it’s happened before, but it must certainly be a rarity for two brothers to be named captains of the seniors and reserves teams at the one AFL club in the same year. But that’s the case fcr the