Sport

  • One point win

    A true captain’s goal from Luke Bucknall lifted Maryborough to a thrilling one point victory over Castlemaine on Saturday in round 10 of the Bendigo Football Netball League. Travelling to countrycars.com.au Oval in Castlemaine, Maryborough claimed their first away win of the season, but had to overcome an early five goal deficit to walk away […]

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  • Top teams to contest

    After a weekend without play in the Maryborough Castlemaine District Football Netball League the 2013 season is set to reignite with one of the most competitive rounds of football in recent memory. In round seven of the competition, all top four sides come up against a fellow top four side when the first place Newstead […]

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  • Local sport summit considered

    The current and future state of sport and recreation in the Central Goldfields Shire will be greater investigated under a new plan by council. At its May ordinary council meeting, Central Goldfields Shire councillors unanimously passed a motion to consider a “sports summit” in the shire regarding the future of local sport. In presenting a […]

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  • Pair picked

    Two of the Maryborough Castlemaine District Football Netball League’s finest players have been selected in the Worksafe AFL Victoria Country training squad. Carisbrook star midfielder Matthew Bilton and small forward Mathew Giri from Harcourt have been selected in the training squad for the Vic Country two side that will have their annual match against the […]

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  • Carisbrook win in the wet

    Carisbrook has continued its unbeaten run in the MCDFNL, with the Redbacks slogging out a 48 point win over Natte Bealiba in wet conditions on Saturday. In one of the Brook’s toughest challenges to date, it took another five goal haul by key forward Nathan Wright to see off the spirited Swans on the Redbacks’ […]

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  • First victory

    Maryborough Rovers coach Scott Sellers is eyeing off a win that he believes could kickstart Rovers’ dwindling season as his side takes on fellow winless side Dunolly tomorrow. The two bottom sides of the Maryborough Castlemaine District Football Netball League will be desperate to put a win on the board and gain back some respect […]

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  • Driscoll signals coaching end near

    Maryborough Castlemaine District Football Netball League interleague coach Wayne Driscoll has revealed that the successful 2013 interleague campaign, that saw the MCDFNL run away with an emphatic 69 point win over Picola DFNL on Saturday, may be his last. As MCDFNL representatives celebrated the league’s first win in the Worksafe Country Championships since re-entering the […]

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  • Interleague clash this weekend

    Run and carry will be the determinant factors in this weekend’s interleague clash between the Maryborough Castlemaine District Football League and the Picola District Football League (South), according to MCDFNL coach Wayne Driscoll. The MCDFNL has named a smaller and faster running team than expected, but Driscoll said the key to the side that will […]

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  • One point

    An incredible come-from-behind victory has given Maldon their fourth win for the season and a one point victory over Avoca that will be etched into the Bombers’ memories for years to come. In the side’s round five Maryborough Castlemaine District Football Netball League clash, played on Sunday at Maryborough’s Hedges Oval due to works at […]

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  • Tough task for Magpies

    A well used weekend off football could hold the key for Maryborough tomorrow as they look to upset the second placed South Bendigo in round seven of the BFNL. Using the rare weekend off, that occurs this season due to Kyneton not fielding a senior side, Maryborough took the chance to further develop their side. […]

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