Football

  • MAGPIES IN FINALS

    After being in and out of the top five over recent weeks, the Maryborough Magpies won fifth position on the ladder and a berth in next week’s elimination final in the Bendigo Bank Bendigo Football League after defeating Kyneton by 121 points. It was the final round of the home and away season and to […]

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  • Carisbrook finish Campbell Creek’s finals hopes

    Carisbrook has ended Campbells Creek’s hopes of a finals berth in the Bendigo Bank Maryborough Castlemaine District Football League after the Redbacks defeated the Magpies by 59 points at Carisbrook on Saturday. The Redbacks dominated from the opening term and made the most of the dry ball with seven goals to nil in very wet […]

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  • Magpies down Bulldogs

    With two rounds left in the Bendigo Bank Bendigo Football League home and away season, Maryborough is in fifth place on the ladder following Saturday’s solid 51 point victory over Gisborne at Gardiner Reserve. There was plenty of argument as the Magpie supporters left Gisborne in the rear view mirror, that this could have been […]

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  • BACK IN FIVE!

    The Maryborough Magpies won back fifth spot on the ladder on Saturday with a gutsy nine point victory over Kangaroo Flat at Princes Park. After losing Corey Taylor and Luke Treacy during the week with injuries, the selectors made a couple of surprise moves with coach Shane Fisher back in the line-up and making his […]

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  • BULLDOGS BITE BACK

    Avoca defeated Newstead at the Avoca Public Park on Saturday in the Bendigo Bank Maryborough Castlemaine District Football Netball League round 15 clash. Julian Field dominated around the ground as did Lachlan Edwards as the Bulldogs midfield won the clearances out of the middle on the day. Newstead lifted the intensity in the final term […]

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  • RIP LEXTON PLAINS?

    Football in the Maryborough and district is in for big changes and the future of the Lexton Plains Football League is in doubt following the WorkSafe Victorian Country Football League Review Panel concluded its interview process this week. The VCFL Review Panel had around 38 interviews within the four leagues within the Greater Ballarat area […]

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  • Maldon inflicts first defeat on Bulldogs

    Avoca travelled to Maldon with a number of key players missing through injury but still put in an admirable effort against the Bombers in the Bendigo Bank Maryborough Castlemaine District Football Netball League on Saturday. This was the clash of the two top teams and Maldon played run and carry football to break the lines […]

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  • Maldon outplays Rovers to take second spot

    Maryborough Rovers and Maldon played a closely contested match at Jubilee Oval in the Bendigo Bank Maryborough Castlemaine District Football Netball League on Saturday. Maldon is now in second position on the ladder with its 12.9 (81) to 9.4 (58) victory over the Magpies and this sets up a battle between the top two sides […]

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  • Avoca outplays Carisbrook

    Avoca remains on top of the ladder after defeating Carisbrook on Saturday in the Bendigo Bank Maryborough Castlemaine District Football Netball League. The Bulldogs kept Carisbrook goalless in the first half and eventually won 13.9 (87) to 7.8 (50). The win was set up with a big opening term in which Avoca outclassed the Redbacks […]

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  • MAGPIES GET THE POINTS

    Maryborough did enough to get the points against cellar side of the Bendigo Bank Bendigo Football League, Castlemaine, on Saturday at the Camp Reserve. In a game that wouldn’t win any prizes for pretty football, both Maryborough and Castlemaine went into the contest with massive injury worries. While the ’Maine had arguably its best four […]

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