Sport Archive

Freemasons’ inaugural challenge

FREEMASONS, ladies and friends from around South Gippsland came together last Wednesday at the Wonthaggi Bowls Club to challenge the inaugural Powlett Lodge District 109 trophy.

Gannon grabs flag for Nerrena

NERRENA’S Brian Gannon has led his side to a premiership, making an unbeaten century at the top of the order against Koonwarra L/RSL.

Phillip Island overcome resilient Cougars

PHILLIP Island has won the B Grade Division 1 premiership, successfully chasing down Koonwarra’s respectable total at Leongatha Secondary College’s East Campus.

Pitch for better female facilities at Tarwin Lower

THE Nationals Member for Gippsland South, Danny O’Brien, is working with the Tarwin Lower Recreation Reserve Committee of Management to help deliver more female-friendly facilities at the reserve.

Club too classy for Foster

WONTHAGGI Club has won the A Grade, Division 2 premiership, outclassing Foster at Scorpion Park.

Swimmers give it their all in state championships

THE ‘Holy Grail’ of swimming in Victoria occurred on the March long weekend, with 23 swimmers flying the South Gippsland Bass (SGB) flag at the return of the Victorian Age Championship Long Course event at MSAC.

Sharks reign supreme

AFTER landing some of the biggest recruits in the LDCA this offseason, the pressure was always going to be on Phillip Island to win the A1 premiership.

Success in opening match

KORUMBURRA’S under 16 boys and under 14 girls are competing in the Victorian Junior Basketball League (VJBL) Victorian Championship in the Ashe conference.

Club cruise to grand final

WONTHAGGI Club has pulled off a massive upset in the A2 semi-final, beating minor premiers MDU, who only lost one game all season.

Thrilling grand final

THE Bricklayers stormed back late in the match to claim a thrilling grand final victory, being crowned men’s champion, while the Has Beens proved anything but as they claimed the women’s title against the Parrots.

Phillip Island push past Inverloch

FLAG favourites Phillip Island has brilliantly chased down Inverloch’s big total with just an over to go at Cowes Recreation Reserve.

Island overcome Club challenge

LEONGATHA and District Cricket Association sides have learnt that beating Wonthaggi Club in any final can be a very difficult task, but Phillip Island overcame that challenge with a 54-run win at Thompson Reserve on Saturday.

Island U15s reign supreme

THE LDCA Under 15s grand final was played on the main oval at the Wonthaggi Recreation Reserve.