Warragul bowlers break 33-year premiership drought

West Gippsland Bowls Division Midweek division one premiers Warragul are (back, from left) Keith Wilkins (manager), Shirley Melsen, Ian Belling, Graeme Davis, Peter Gallasch, John Vickerman, Steve Pallot, (front, from left) Greg King, Kerrie Currie, Pat Hammond, Janette Gallasch, Elsie Hefford and Gabrielle Draisma.

Warragul Bowling Club has broken a 33-year division one premiership drought with victory over neighbours Drouin in the West Gippsland Bowls Division grand final on Tuesday. Warragul, which hadn’t won a division one title since 1986/87, defeated Drouin by a

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Warragul bowls to WGBD division two premiership success

Warragul Bowling Club’s division two premiership team are (back, from left) Ken Landman (emergency), David Alderman, Bill Clappers, Paul Simmons, Graeme Davis, Necip Akarsu (emergency), Peter Gallasch, Clive Padgham, John Vickerman, David Smith, Bob Currie (emergency), (front, from left) Keith Wilkins (team manager), Pat Hammond, Des Stephens, Ken Scammell, Andrew Glover, Janette Gallasch, Jim Moyle, Ian Belling and Jim Power.

Warragul Bowling Club has earned promotion to division one after taking out the division two grand final on Saturday. Taking on Moe, Warragul battled early before building a solid lead at the halfway mark.  They were able to maintain this

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Drouin wins junior T20 cricket premiership

Drouin’s under 14 team are (standing, from left) Jasim Najam, Musa Faisal Wahid, Jack Roberts, Stephen McKenzie, Peyton Saddington, Seb Amoroso, coach Anthony Radcliffe, Harrison Radcliffe, Charlie Piner, player of the match Ibby Faisal Wahid, (front, from left) Hamish Piner, Benjamin Smith, captain Cam Caddy, Keegan Friedlander and Sidath de Abrew.

Drouin required only 10 overs to chase the required wins and lift the under 14 T20 premiership trophy on Sunday morning. Drouin won the toss and sent Ellinbank in to bat first.  The Drouin bowlers shared the workload and struck

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Saints march to cup

Nyora celebrated a drought breaking premiership with victory over Longwarry in the Ellinbank District Football League grand final.

Pictured celebrating with Nyora club legend Geoff Glover are players Iian Osman, Ben Schultz, Ryan Spooner, Anthony Galley, Lachlan Fievez, Ben Hallas, Kallon Rigby, Tim Burns, Nick Carrigy, Sam Dixon, Dylan Heylen, Jesse Heylen, Chris Hodges, Shaun Beecroft, Ben Miller, Aiden Cumberland, Adam Tagliaferro, Fia Tootoo, Rhys Bancroft, Jordan Anderson and Sam Burns.

Nyora broke an 11-year premiership drought when it prevailed over Longwarry in a tense and low scoring arm-wrestle in wet conditions at Warragul’s Western Park on Saturday. While Longwarry began its bid for its first senior premiership in 50 years

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Eagles claim three-peat

Celebrating a third consecutive A grade premiership are Ellinbank players (back, from left) Rhiannon Haines, captain Jasmine Ferguson, Thomasine Cook, coach Taylah Wallace, Lauren Sheehan, Breanna Pratt, (front, from left) Sam Hodge, Ebony Bott, Mia Urie holding Tilly Urie and Shanara Notman.

Ellinbank overcame rain and hail to claim its third consecutive A grade premiership with a 10-goal win over Poowong on Saturday. A grade: Ellinbank 37 defeated Poowong 27. In a familiar premiership match-up – these teams have played off six

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Robin Hood are premiers

The Warragul and District Eight Ball Association summer competition premiers were Robin Hood Inn.  They are (back, from left) Terry Gilpin (captain), Bill Miller, Garry Burke, Clint Gilpin, (front, from left) Kenneth Towt and Sean Viotto.

Warragul and District Eight Ball Association concluded its summer competition with its presentation night. Grand final winners the Robin Hood Inn were awarded their trophies, having defeated Yarragon Tans in a closely contested grand final. The association hold both winter

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Catani are premiers

With master coach Paul Alger back at the helm, the Blues broke through for their fourth premiership in the EDFL, denying the Warragul Industrials who couldn’t break their 21-year premiership drought.  Catani’s Nicholas Visser won the medal for best player on the ground. Other players to help the Blues to the premiership were Owen Fitzpatrick, Paul Pattison, Mitchell Davey, Brett Williams, Dylan Williams, Aiden Cuff, Dale Johnson, John Alexander, James Alexander, Hayden Lownds, Ryan Eaton, Brandon Scammell, Cody Banbury, captain Nathaniel Rodda, Antonio Benvenuto, Luke McFarlane, Thomas Van Diemen, Brayden Kennedy, Wade Haysom and Tim Lonsdale.

Catani held on to win its first Ellinbank District Football League premiership since going back-to-back in 2005. With the Industrials kicking to the scoring end in the final term, the Blues withstood a late charge to hold on to win

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Colts play grand final

Alicia Clerks, who kicked the Colts only goal, shepherds Leesa Guastella with the ball in the grand final.

Perfect ground conditions and beautiful sunny weather greeted the large crowd of Colts supporters cheering the girls on in the grand final, some girls who had never played football in their lives before this season. The first quarter saw both

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Warragul North serves up win

Warragul North took out the section one doubles pennant.  They are (back, from left) Nick Rowe, Glenn Roberts, Matthew Smart, Terry Quirk, (front, from left) Kylie Proctor, Jill Roberts, Jessica Fleming and Angela Bayley.

Warragul North defeated Trafalgar in the section one doubles grand final of the Riverside Tennis competition. The grand finals were played at Drouin on Saturday. Warragul North 5/53 defeated Trafalgar 4/48 to win the premiership. It was an all-Moe affair

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