Football

  • Rivals to clash in round five

    Natte Bealiba and Lexton will both be out to make up for their narrow defeats last week when they clash in round five of the Maryborough Castlemaine District Football Netball League on Saturday. The former Lexton Plains Football League foes, whose fierce rivalry dates back to the late 1960s when they contested a string of […]

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  • Flying high

    Maldon has stamped their claim as the team to beat in the Maryborough Castlemaine District Football Netball League, moving a game clear at the top of the ladder following a 16 point win over Natte Bealiba on Sunday. In a bruising and at times fiery encounter, Maldon’s intensity at the ball on their home ground […]

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  • Fourth placed Redbacks to meet second placed Tigers

    Carisbrook will host Lexton this Saturday night in the Bendigo Bank Maryborough Castlemaine District Football Netball League match of the round. Both teams are coming off wins with Carisbrook winning by 10 goals over Rovers in a game that was expected to be much closer than the final result. Lexton have disposed of all comers […]

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  • Magpies stunned by Sandhurst

    The harsh reality of major league football paid a visit to Princes Park on Saturday as the Maryborough Magpies were thumped in their round five clash with Sandhurst. After good early season form with three wins the Pies could not match it with a Sandhurst outfit that entered the game with just a single victory. […]

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  • Still Roar

    They may be down but they are certainly not out. That’s the message this week from the Royal Park Football Netball Club after the club’s seniors side suffered a 282 point defeat at the hands of Dunolly on the weekend. With seven players taking the field for two matches on Saturday and the senior side […]

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  • Claws out as Tigers outplay Newstead

    The Lexton Tigers defeated Newstead on Saturday in the Bendigo Bank Maryborough Castlemaine District Football Netball League game of the round. Newstead travelled to Lexton and went into the game minus two of its key players in Daniel Christmas and Mark Ramsey. They were badly missed as the Tigers outplayed Newstead on the wide open […]

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  • 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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