‘The great divide’ widens across league

NEPEAN LEAGUE THE divide between the best and worst teams in MPNFL Nepean division is widening, with a number of big blow-outs on Saturday. Despite wet and windy conditions, the better sides in the c...

Langy keeper’s master class keeps Saints at bay

SOCCER By Craig MacKenzie LANGWARRIN remained on top of the State 1 South-East ladder after downing St Kilda 2-0 at Lawton Park on Saturday. Gus Macleod’s side now faces a crunch fixture against seco...

Blues take the Tiger by the tail

NEPEAN LEAGUE IT may have taken five matches of football to get there but reigning Nepean champions Hastings slipped into top gear on Saturday against Dromana. The Blues found the spark it has been l...

Sharks’ stars in doubt

PENINSULA LEAGUE MPNFL stars Tim Bongetti and Aaron Edwards will be racing against the clock to be right for the Sharks country championships match against Geelong FL at the MCG on May 13. Bongetti l...

NPL striker joins Langwarrin as Kenny returns

SOCCER By Craig MacKenzie LANGWARRIN has thrown down the gauntlet to other title contenders by signing Scottish striker Liam Baxter from NPL outfit Goulburn Valley Suns. And the State 1 South-East le...

Australian Opals star returns home

By Jarrod Potter MELBOURNE Boomers unveiled its Women’s National Basketball League (WNBL) centre-piece on Thursday after bringing Liz Cambage home.  Cambage, 25, originally from Mt Eliza, will lace u...

Silky champion joins ‘300 club’

PENINSULA LEAGUE KARINGAL champion Michael Burke played his 300th game on Sunday against Frankston YCW. The six-time best and fairest winner, premiership player and league medallist became only the 1...

‘Olympic’ away day win for Hillmen

NEPEAN LEAGUE RED Hill made it two wins on the trot on Saturday when it dominated for much of the afternoon to beat Rosebud at Olympic Park for the first time since 1985. Rosebud led inside the first...

Stonecats get the chocolates

PENINSULA LEAGUE FRANKSTON YCW got the chocolates on Good Friday against Mt Eliza and once again stamped themselves as the team to beat in Peninsula Division. Billed as the grand final replay, the St...

Big, bad, bustling Barry kicks the winner

NEPEAN LEAGUE FORMER Sydney Swans premiership captain Barry Hall booted eight goals for Pearcedale in its thrilling five point victory against Frankston Bombers on Saturday. ‘Big, bad, bustling’ Barr...