Football

  • MAGPIES HANG ON

    Maryborough outplayed Gisborne to win its fourth match of the season in round seven of the Bendigo Bank Bendigo Football League on Saturday at Princes Park. There were a few anxious moments late in the day as Gisborne rallied but the Magpies hung on to win 19.13 (127) to 15.17 (107). The ‘Borough set the […]

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  • Jayden and Darcy selected in Victorian U19 squad

    Two Maryborough footballers, Darcy Richards and Jayden Hind, have been selected in a Victorian under 19 squad which will play against a Victorian Amateur Football Association under 19 team next month. While the squad is of 56 country footballers at present, it is quite an honour to make this elite group. Both Hind and Richards […]

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  • ‘PIES FLATTENED

    Maryborough’s plans of playing in the Bendigo Bank Bendigo Football League finals in late August, took a backward step on Saturday night, with the Magpies going down to a hyped up Kangaroo Flat. Maryborough had to make some late changes for this contest with Joel Malone and Lachie Crameri being ruled out and their places […]

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  • MAGPIES MUST WIN

    While it is only round six of the Bendigo Bank Bendigo Football Netball League tomorrow, it is crunch time for the Maryborough Magpies when they tackle Kangaroo Flat at Fulton Hogan Oval tomorrow night. This is another game under lights for the ‘Pies and it is a must win result for Shane Fisher and his […]

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  • ‘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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  • ‘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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  • 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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  • 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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