Sport

  • ‘PIES CAPITULATE

    A final half fade out has seen Maryborough slump to its second successive loss in the Bendigo Bank Bendigo Football Netball League match against South Bendigo at the Queen Elizabeth Oval on Saturday night. After being just 16 points down at half time, Maryborough managed just two behinds in the final half as its well […]

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  • Albion (1) breaks through to win A grade eight-ball premiership

    Albion (1) and Cambrian (2) are the premier teams of the Maryborough & District Eight-Ball Association after Tuesday night’s grand finals. In the A grade premiership playoff at the Avoca Hotel, Albion (1) went into the contest a slight favourite after accounting for Park in the second semi final. Bike Club then ousted Park from […]

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  • ‘PIES COP A HIDING

    After three straight victories, Maryborough copped a hiding at the hands of an extremely competent Eaglehawk side on Saturday at Princes Park. It was the fourth round of the Bendigo Bank Bendigo Football League and the Magpies’ biggest test to date. Unfortunately for the Maryborough team, the opposition was too big, strong and talented and […]

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  • Semi final finish for U14s at basketball state championships

    The annual Under 14 Basketball State Championships were held over three days in Bendigo and the Maryborough boy’s team acquitted itself well at the event. The team played some very tough opponents, had four very good wins, culminating with a semi final against Traralgon. This was the team’s eighth game for the weekend and the […]

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  • HAT-TRICK FOR ‘PIES

    The Maryborough Magpies made it a hat-trick of victories for the start of the 2010 Bendigo Bank Bendigo Football League on Saturday with an impressive 23.15 (153) to 15.10 (100) win over Strathfieldsaye Storm. There was action aplenty for the good crowd that turned out at Princes Park under lights but unfortunately at times the […]

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  • Peter exceeds all expectations

    Talk about comebacks! Newcomer to Maryborough, Peter Jackson, certainly has a tale to tell. Peter, a karate exponent, finished second in the Japanese Karate Association event in Adelaide in 1986. A month later, tragedy struck when he was in a tragic work accident in Melbourne. Peter was working in a printing company and he was […]

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  • TWO ON THE TROT

    Maryborough overcame some early wayward kicking to defeat arch rivals Castlemaine by 64 points at Hedges Oval on Sunday. In a scrappy affair marred by slippery conditions and swirling winds, the Maryborough side kicked 17.13 (115) to Castlemaine’s 7.9 (51) in round two of the Bendigo Football Netball League’s 2010 season. Maryborough again stuck to […]

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  • MAGPIES CLASH

    Arch rivals Maryborough and Castlemaine clash in round two of the Bendigo Bank Bendigo Football Netball League on Sunday. The Central Goldfields Shire notified the Bendigo Football Netball League that, because of excessive heavy rain overnight and the forecast for more rain today and the scheduled Relay for Life event at Princes Park, that the […]

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  • ‘PIES HANG ON

    The Maryborough Magpies have started the Bendigo Bank Bendigo Football League in good fashion with a meritorious four point victory over Sandhurst at the Queen Elizabeth Oval in Bendigo. The Magpies went into Saturday night’s match against the Dragons with four debutants and four players returning to the club after at least one season with […]

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  • NEW LOOK ‘PIES

    Maryborough will be aiming to open the 2010 Bendigo Football Netball League season with a win when it takes on Sandhurst on Saturday night. The Magpies could unveil as many as 10 recruits in the clash under lights at the Queen Elizabeth Oval. After narrowly missing the cut for finals last season, Maryborough has been […]

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