Sport

  • AFL legend to visit

    Carisbrook and Navarre face off in this week’s top five clash at Carisbrook in the Bendigo Bank Maryborough Castlemaine District Football Netball League this Sunday. AFL legend Ron Barassi will be in attendance at this game which is the WorkSafe VCFL game of the month. Barassi will present the winning senior football and netball teams […]

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  • Loss for Magpies

    Maryborough took on Eaglehawk for the second time this season in the Bendigo Football Netball League at Princes Park on Saturday. Despite showing improvements on last weekend’s performance the Magpies went down by 40 points to the Hawks who have almost booked their spot in the finals this season. There were three inclusions to last […]

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  • Milestone

    Twenty-eight years. Twenty two senior seasons. Four different leagues. Three jumper changes. A broken collarbone and fractured wrist. Two losing grand finals. These are just some of the statistics Wayne Lanfranchi has amassed during his time with the Dunolly Football Netball Club. Tomorrow, he’ll add one more. The man known by Eagles supporters as “Woosa” […]

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  • Lions’ loss

    A last quarter fadeout from the Maryborough Castlemaine District Football Netball League’s senior side has cost the league a spot in next year’s VCFL interleague championships, going down to the Loddon Valley Football League by 40 points on Saturday. The LVFL drilled home the final six goals of the clash, played in sunny conditions at […]

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  • Run and gun

    The Maryborough Castlemaine District Football League’s interleague hopes will go on the line tomorrow when its senior side faces off against the Loddon Valley Football Netball League. Led by former Carisbrook premiership coach, Geoff Dixon, the MCDFNL’s finest will face off with their LVFNL rivals at Bendigo’s Backhaus Oval, home of LVFL club, YCW. Dixon said the […]

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  • Footy fix-up

    Football in Maryborough could be headed for a drastic change, with the town’s four existing clubs meeting earlier this week to discuss the possibility of forming a new entity. Representatives from the Maryborough Football Netball Club, Maryborough Junior Football Club Maryborough Rovers Football Netball Club and Royal Park Football Netball Club met on Monday night […]

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  • Back on track

    Maryborough has chalked up its fourth victory for the season in the Bendigo Football Netball League with a 94 point victory over Kyneton. In sunny but cold conditions on Saturday afternoon at Kyneton, the Magpies came out firing, getting on the scoreboard early and never giving the Tigers a chance. The Magpies came home strongly […]

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  • Trentham chasing fourth straight victory

    Following its best start to a season in almost a decade, Trentham will get the chance to prove it’s the real deal when it hosts Carisbrook on Sunday in round seven of the Maryborough Castlemaine District Football Netball League. Should the seventh-placed Saints topple the Redbacks, it will be the first time the club has […]

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  • Tigers bite Navarre

    Lexton has retained its top three spot after an exciting tussle with Navarre in the Bendigo Bank Maryborough Castlemaine District Football Netball League on Saturday Lexton coach, Shane Fisher, kicked a goal in the dying stages of the game to put his team in front by five points and to win the game for the […]

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  • Maryborough sides to meet on Sunday

    The Maryborough Derby will be played between Royal Park and Maryborough Rovers at Hedges Oval on Sunday in the Bendigo Bank Maryborough Castlemaine District Football Netball League. Rovers will enter the clash as undeniable favourites, given both the Tigers’ lowly ranking on the ladder and Rovers’ surprise win over top side, Maldon last weekend. Despite […]

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