Football

Kilmore’s Northern football win against Reservoir a ‘starting point’: Phillips

By Colin MacGillivray KILMORE senior football coach Nathan Phillips says Saturday’s 171-point demolition of Reservoir is ‘a good starting point’ as the club attempts to springboard towards the Northern Football Netball League division three finals. The...

Wallan dominates Western Rams in Riddell football thrashing

WALLAN was dominant from start to finish in its most complete performance of the Riddell Football Netball League season, downing the hapless Western Rams by 209 points on Saturday. The Magpies looked untroubled on the...

Whittlesea Eagles face ‘must-win’ game against Macleod

Whittlesea captain Xavier Dimasi has labelled Saturday’s clash with Macleod a must-win if the team is to remain in the Northern Football Netball League’s top division. The Eagles have had a tumultuous season, winning early...

Broadford Kangaroos reap no reward for effort

THE Broadford-Yea senior football combination showed home supporters at Harley Hammond Reserve plenty to like on Saturday, but failed to finish off its good work in a 48-point loss. Playing Outer East Football Netball division...

Wallan Magpies still a force in Riddell District football

By Colin MacGillivray Wallan bounced back from only its second loss of the Riddell District Football Netball League season with one of its biggest wins, showing it remains among the league’s elite. The Magpies overpowered Melton...

Kilmore Blues’ depth tested in tough loss

Kilmore's 46-point road loss to Heidelberg West in Saturday’s Northern Football Netball League division three clash was a disappointment but not a disaster, according to coach Nathan Phillips. With star midfielder Chris Ryall and centre...

Broadford football loss highlights need for preseason training

By Colin MacGillivray Broadford-Yea senior football coach Jayden Welch believes the effects of a lacklustre preseason were on display in his side’s 5.4 (34) to 19.12 (126) Outer East Football Netball division two loss to...

Northern football: Kilmore ready for Heidelberg West after Lalor victory

KILMORE is readying itself for a potentially season-defining clash against Heidelberg West in the Northern Football Netball League’s third division after easily accounting for Lalor at the weekend. Despite the absence of eight regular senior...

Riddell football: Wallan loss to Bombers a wake-up call

WALLAN got a wake-up call in Saturday’s surprising 26-point Riddell Football Netball League loss to Riddell, its second defeat of the season. While the undermanned Magpies expected a challenge from the in-form Bombers, Wallan were...

Broadford Football Netball Club call special general meeting

Broadford Football Netball Club will host a special general meeting on Wednesday, June 29 at it clubrooms to discuss the future direction of the club. President Bonnie Cavanagh said she wanted to give all members...