Sport

Girls start season with victory

Echuca Youth Girls. THE first game for the season and the first game ever played for nearly half the youth girls team, as they played Euroa, who have had their first game having just entered the competition.. The game opened up with Euroa showing

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Riverine Herald
Apr 26 2017
Sport

City of Echuca Bowls - City of Echuca V Moama

Lockington. AT THE weekly social bowls on Tuesday the women played Pairs in ideal conditions.. After the scheduled two games, the winning team was Joy Weller and Betty Mustey (s) with a devastating display of bowling to win 17-1 and 13-3 to blow

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Riverine Herald
Apr 26 2017
Sport

Blues dig deep for victory

TONGALA’S A grade netball side got a wake-up call on Saturday going down to Moama 35-54 in the Murray Netball League.. The Blues hosted the round three clash against the Mowers who came out firing in what became a physical match for both sides

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Jessica Gledh...
Apr 25 2017
Sport

Not the best, but success

IT WAS not the best performance from Leitchville-Gunbower Netball Club’s A grade against Mount Pleasant at the weekend.. But it was enough to come away with a win at Toolleen Recreation Reserve on Saturday, 39-37.. Coach Jodie Lake said whilst the

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Jessica Gledh...
Apr 25 2017
Sport

Echuca coach fractures...

ECHUCA Football Club reserves playing coach Ben Ridge has a fractured skull, fractured vertebrae, 15 stitches and a dislocated kneecap after crashing into a point post at Benalla on Saturday.. EFC president Brett Stevens said Ridge probably has

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Riverine Herald
Apr 25 2017
Sport

Bombers fall to goal...

ECHUCA has fallen to a second straight defeat in the Goulburn Valley Football League, going down by 27 points to Benalla at the Benalla Showgrounds.. Gun recruit Jarrod Bannister continued his perfect start to his time at Benalla by backing up last

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Alex Mitchell...
Apr 24 2017
Sport

United rules in tight...

PICOLA United’s A grade netball side survived a tight clash with Berrigan on Saturday to take a 38-34 win.. The match was close all game long, but the class of Picola shone through in the final quarter as it was able to pull away for a four-goal

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Riverine Herald
Apr 24 2017
Sport

Timbercutters hack down run of losses in style

MATHOURA has cut its run of losses in the Picola District league with a massive victory, thrashing Yarroweyah by 156 points at the Mathoura Recreation Reserve on Saturday.. The Timbercutters piled on 29 goals and dominated each area of the game

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Alex Mitchell...
Apr 24 2017
Sport

Power start in the big league

A FAIRY tale played out at Adelaide Oval on Friday night during the opening Anzac round clash between Port Adelaide and Carlton.. Aside from the 137-47 victory of Port Adelaide in front of a home crowd; a story closer to home was unfolding.. All

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Jessica Gledh...
Apr 24 2017
Sport

Aussie champs Nexhip brothers win national title

BROTHERS Dylan and Corey Nexhip claimed a national title for Victoria on Saturday at the 2017 Australian Mens and Mixed Netball Championships.. Currently living in Echuca and Tongala, they were part of 11 players representing the state’s open

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Jessica Gledh...
Apr 24 2017
Sport

Bombers score...

IT WAS an emotional win for Leitchville-Gunbower Football Club on Saturday after the death of a close friend over the Easter weekend.. A minute silence was shared by both teams with the friend playing a season with the opposition.. There was

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Jessica Gledh...
Apr 24 2017
Sport

Blues stay unbeaten...

A WINNING start to the season has continued for Picola United, but not without a real test from opponent Berrigan.. United was pushed right throughout the match which took place in Berrigan, before a dominant last quarter saw them run away with

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Alex Mitchell...
Apr 24 2017
Sport

Saints’ experience...

A BACK and forth encounter has seen Echuca’s A grade netballers fall to a 47-44 defeat against Benalla in Saturday’s Goulburn Valley Netball League action.. Benalla led at every break, but the two sides traded the lead throughout the match

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Alex Mitchell...
Apr 24 2017
Sport

Unbeaten Pies, Blues face off on court

MOAMA Netball Club’s A grade camp is relatively relaxed after consolidating its impressive start to the Murray Netball League season with a win over reigning premier Echuca United.. But there were still nerves for coach Charlotte Long ahead of

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Jessica Gledh...
Apr 22 2017
Sport

It’s tough at the top

THEY might be reigning premier, but it’s been a difficult start to the season for Echuca United’s A grade netball side.. Having started the season with two consecutive losses, this week’s match-up with Congupna presents itself as a golden

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Alex Mitchell...
Apr 22 2017
Sport

United in a better place

IT’s been a strong start to the season from Picola United, and it will look to get even better when it tackles Berrigan in the Picola and District Football League tomorrow.. The reigning premier has had a week’s break since it comprehensively

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Alex Mitchell...
Apr 22 2017
Breaking News

JOHNSON MAKES AFL DEBUT

ECHUCA’S Aidyn Johnson has run onto Adelaide Oval tonight for his first AFL game – against Carlton.. The 19-year-old got the nod following the withdrawal of Hamish Hartlett (quad injury) at the last minute.. Johnson had been named as an

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Riverine Herald
Apr 21 2017
Sport

Rocket ready to launch

ECHUCA horse Rocket Tommy will face his biggest challenge to date when he competes in Saturday’s listed Thoroughbred Breeders Victoria Bel Esprit Stakes at Caulfield.. But despite the jump in class, the five year-old gelding looks set to enter the

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Alex Mitchell...
Apr 21 2017
Sport

Bombers pressure Mounts

LEITCHVILLE-GUNBOWER Football Club is coming into round three off a bye but can be confident in its season starter against Colbinabbin in the Heathcote and District Football League.. The 2016 grand finalists enjoyed a cracking first round win at

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Jessica Gledh...
Apr 21 2017
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