Netball

Kilmore junior netballers don pink to raise money for breast cancer research

By Tricia Mifsud KILMORE Junior Netball Club hosted its annual Pink Day on Saturday, with the club donating $1875 to the Breast Cancer Network Australia. All seven Kilmore sides played at home over the weekend, with...

Netball results: Wallan, Lancefield and Romsey rusty after COVID layoff

WALLAN, Lancefield and Romsey all seemed to struggle to shake off the rust of a nearly month-long COVID-19 layoff in the return of Riddell league netball on Saturday, each recording double-digit losses. The Magpies had...

Despite easing of regional restrictions, most sports remain paused

By Colin MacGillivray DISRUPTIONS to community sports across the region have continued despite the State Government’s easing of COVID-19 restrictions last week. A second week of lockdown for metropolitan Melbourne and restrictions on certain community sports...

COVID chaos for local sport as matches abandoned

By Colin MacGillivray RIDDELL District Football Netball League clubs are still waiting to learn whether round eight matches that were called off due to Victoria’s COVID-19 lockdown will be rescheduled or abandoned. League general manager Jordan...

Community sport fixtures in disarray

Community sport across Victoria will not proceed this weekend after the state entered a seven-day COVID-19 lockdown on Thursday night.  The Northern Football Netball League, Riddell Football Netball League, AFL Outer East and Big V...

Netball results: Wallan falls from top of ladder

WALLAN’S netballers lost their place atop the Riddell District Football Netball League A Grade ladder after a four-goal upset loss to Diggers Rest on Saturday. The Magpies were the sole undefeated team in the league...

Assumption athletes raise Reconciliation Week awareness with special jersey

To mark Reconciliation Week, Assumption College athletes will celebrate Indigenous culture and players by wearing a specially designed Indigenous jersey. The Indigenous jersey was created for Associated Grammar Schools of Victoria Indigenous round, featuring Indigenous...

Netball results: Kilmore seniors off to flying start

By Tricia Mifsud With the grading of the netball sides in the Northern Football Netball League completed earlier in May, Kilmore was successful in having seven teams entered in various sections and is now settling...

Riddell League results: Wallan Magpies swoop in to steal football and netball

With the Riddell District Football Netball League season already nearly one third complete, Wallan’s football and netball sides have shown legitimate premiership credentials. Both sides enjoyed big wins at the weekend, with the Mapies’ footballers...

Netball results: Romsey’s fourth-straight loss won’t dampen spirits

By Colin MacGillivray ROMSEY’S netballers have vowed to maintain a positive attitude throughout their bye week despite dropping a fourth-straight game to start the season on Saturday. The Redbacks were defeated 76-31 on their home court,...