Sport

  • Stewart stars for Bombers

    Mayborough football product, Stewart Crameri, says nothing can compare to playing in front of 90,000 fans at the MCG on Anzac Day. The powerfully-built Essendon youngster starred up forward for the Bombers in Monday’s game, collecting 19 possessions and booting four crucial goals in the 30 point loss to Collingwood. “It was pretty good, pretty […]

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  • ’Pies land third win

    The Maryborough Magpies have notched up their third win of the Bendigo Football Netball League season in a close contest with Magpie rivals Castlemaine. Under lights on Good Friday at Princes Park, Maryborough came away with a seven point win, keeping them undefeated and sitting third on the 2011 season ladder. There were three changes […]

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  • Magpies meet

    The Maryborough Magpies will take on rivals Castlemaine under lights at Princes Park tomorrow night. Maryborough has had a great start to season 2011, one of only three teams undefeated after two rounds and sitting third on the ladder. It is a different story for Castlemaine however. Maryborough has recorded wins over Eaglehawk and Kangaroo […]

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  • Grasshoppers, Tigers score victories in MCDFNL debuts

    Navarre has made an auspicious Maryborough Castlemaine District Football Netball League debut, defeating Newstead by 23 points in their round one clash. The Grasshoppers were given free reign on the Kangaroos’ home turf in the opening term, shooting out to a 26 point lead at quarter time, thanks to Michael Smith and Daniel Parkin, who […]

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  • Hoppers, Swans and Tigers make MCDFNL debut

    Round two of the Bendigo Bank Maryborough Castlemaine District Football Netball League this weekend will see the introduction of three new teams, Lexton, Natte Bealiba and Navarre, from the Lexton Plains Football Netball League. Navarre will travel to Newstead in what should be the match of the round as both teams are always very competitive […]

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  • Dons down Dogs by 70 points

    Reigning premier Maldon completely outplayed Avoca in wet conditions in the 2011 Bendigo Bank Maryborough Castlemaine District Football Netball League season opener at Princes Park on Saturday night and eventually won by 70 points. The Bombers went into the game with a similar side to the one that contested the 2010 grand final, while Avoca […]

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  • Magpies to take on Hawks to start BFNL season

    Maryborough Magpies new coach Matt Aston said the team will know more about how they will fare in the 2011 Bendigo Football Netball League season at 6 pm on Sunday night. The Magpies will face a tough task against Eaglehawk at Canterbury Park for their round one clash. Aston, a Magpies legend, signed on to […]

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  • MCDFNL set to kick off for 2011

    A new chapter will be opened in the history of the Maryborough Castlemaine District Football Netball League this weekend, with the league set to welcome three new teams for season 2011. The Natte Bealiba, Lexton and Navarre football netball clubs will join the MCDFNL for 2011, crossing from the now-defunct Lexton Plains Football Netball League, […]

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  • Kelvin claims tennis championship

    The Maryborough Tennis Centre held its championships on Sunday, with participants enjoying perfect weather for tennis. Club veteran Kelvin Noonan reclaimed his place at the top of the pecking order, defeating defending champion Euan Tait in a hard-fought contest. Euan was looking good early as his powerful hitting won him the first set 7-5, but […]

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  • Dominant

    Maryborough has captured the Maryborough District Cricket Association’s A grade premiership with a dominant 12 wicket win over Beaufort. Beaufort captain Damien Day would have been rueing his decision on Saturday to bat on a lively Princes Park wicket after winning the toss, with Maryborough’s bowlers cutting a swathe through the Crows’ batting line-up. Beaufort […]

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