Football

Blues squander lead

By Jackson Russell KILMORE was unsuccessful in its first game of the Northern Football Netball League season, suffering a six-point loss to South Morang at home on Saturday. The Blues controlled the majority of the match,...

Powerful opening

Laurimar opened its Northern Football Netball League season with a strong 88-point win over Reservoir at home on Saturday. The Power were able to open up seven-point lead at quarter time but really turned on...

Strong start for Whittlesea

By Jackson Russell WHITTLESEA has started the Northern Football Netball League division two season with a 91-point away win over Epping. The Eagles came out of the gates hot, with a 6.4.40 first quarter - holding...

Tigers tumble in first round loss

Lancefield’s Riddell District Football Netball League football season started in less than ideal fashion, with a 100-point loss to Woodend-Hesket. Playing at home on Saturday, the Tigers were right in it at quarter time, kicking...

Magpies trounce Roos

By Jackson Russell Wallan opened the Riddell District Football Netball League season on the right foot with a 112-point win over rivals Broadford at Greenhill Reserve on Saturday. A close start saw Broadford’s Neil Johnson open...

Riddell league kicks off Saturday

By Jackson Russell The Riddell District Football Netball League season is set to get underway on Saturday with Diggers Rest aiming to defend its premiership, while the rest of the league nips at its heels. After finishing fourth...

Northern clubs ready for the bounce

By Jackson Russell The Northern Football Netball League season kicks off this weekend, with Whittlesea hoping for success after being relegated to division two, and Kilmore, Laurimar and Mernda all aiming to improve in division three. Whittlesea was...

Wallan reserves unsuccessful

by Jackson Russell THE Wallan Magpies reserves were the last shot at premiership glory for a club that’s been near the top of the league in just about every grade of the RDFNL this season. Unfortunately,...