Sport

  • MAGPIES ON FIRE

    Maryborough played arguably its best football for the season on Saturday, smashing an insipid Kyneton team by an even 100 points — 20.14 (134) to 4.10 (34). It was round nine of the Bendigo Bank Bendigo Football League, the halfway mark of the season and with the victory, the Magpies forced their way back into […]

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  • Saints Lime pushed United Pink in A grade netball

    Saints Lime put in a concerted effort to give United Pink a run for its money in round five of the A grade competition of the Maryborough Netball Association on Saturday. Although going down by 10 goals, the Lime team showed promise, particularly the defensive efforts of Jess Jones, who shut down the goal scoring […]

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  • BULLDOGS MAUL MAGPIES

    Maryborough came up against the Bendigo Bank Bendigo Football League flag favourite Golden Square on Saturday and copped a hiding. The Bulldogs showed why it is the undefeated ladder leader and hot flag favourite with a clinical display. The Magpies went into the contest with a couple of their high possession players missing, Chris Thomson […]

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  • ‘PIES MEET TOP SIDE

    Maryborough faces its biggest test of the Bendigo Bank Bendigo Football League season tomorrow when it ventures to Wade Street to tackle Golden Square. This season appears to be the year of the Bulldogs as Golden Square has taken all before it and won handsomely. In fact, the team started with a huge victory over […]

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  • REDBACKS GET UP

    Carisbrook came out on top of Campbells Creek in a very exciting encounter in the Bendigo Bank Maryborough Castlemaine District Football Netball League match of the round on Saturday. The battle of the two previously undefeated teams was a very exciting match with the lead changing hands on numerous occasions. Campbells Creek was very quick […]

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  • Jayden and Darcy in BFL interleague team

    The Bendigo Bank Bendigo Football League has now finalised its senior and under 18 teams for tomorrow’s interleague contests at the Queen Elizabeth Oval. Both senior coach Jeff Brennan, and under 18 coach Ben Dyett and their selectors were faced with the difficult task of reducing their training squads down to the final 23 players […]

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  • Rome wins squash championship

    It was grand final night at the Maryborough Squash Club on Monday evening and resulted in a decisive win for Rome against Paris. Although winning only one of the five rubbers, the Paris players fought hard and provided very good viewing for team members and spectators. Tom Lovel of Paris took out his opening game […]

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  • MAGPIES HANG ON

    Maryborough outplayed Gisborne to win its fourth match of the season in round seven of the Bendigo Bank Bendigo Football League on Saturday at Princes Park. There were a few anxious moments late in the day as Gisborne rallied but the Magpies hung on to win 19.13 (127) to 15.17 (107). The ‘Borough set the […]

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  • Jayden and Darcy selected in Victorian U19 squad

    Two Maryborough footballers, Darcy Richards and Jayden Hind, have been selected in a Victorian under 19 squad which will play against a Victorian Amateur Football Association under 19 team next month. While the squad is of 56 country footballers at present, it is quite an honour to make this elite group. Both Hind and Richards […]

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  • ‘PIES FLATTENED

    Maryborough’s plans of playing in the Bendigo Bank Bendigo Football League finals in late August, took a backward step on Saturday night, with the Magpies going down to a hyped up Kangaroo Flat. Maryborough had to make some late changes for this contest with Joel Malone and Lachie Crameri being ruled out and their places […]

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