Heathcote had a tough day again in the football, with White Hills running over the Saints to win by 91 points.July 30, 2014 3:28am
The longer it went, the uglier it got for the Saints, who hosted a rampant White Hills side on Saturday.
Kicking only six goals, White Hills eventually walked away with the points 21.13
The Saints were competitive in the first quarter, kicking three goals to trail White Hills by 14 points at the first change.
White Hills continued to find avenues to goal, leading by five goals at the main change, with the home side hanging in.
The Hillies put the Saints to the sword in the second half, booting 11 goals to one to run out 91-point winners.
Ricky Symes was the beneficiary of the Hillies’ strong performance, booting his fourth six-goal haul of the season to take his tally to 49 goals from 14 games.
For the Saints, Mitchell McLean, Dion Meerman, Anthony Morgan and Jack Paisley were the goal kickers.
Daniel Carroll was again Heathcote’s standout player, putting in his third best-on-ground performance for the Saints in as many matches.
McLean and Mark Millard were also among the better players.
The Saints’ final chance to score a second win comes on Saturday when they travel to Colbinabbin to take on the Hoppers, before a bye in the final round.
Shepparton Youth Club has defeated Strikers 5-2 to secure top spot on the A-Women's ladder in Goulburn Valley Hockey Association.
The first preliminary final on Saturday saw the Tungamah seniors start their campaign against Waaia at the Rennie Recreation Reserve.
The Aboriginal and wider community is mourning the death of revered Bangerang Aboriginal elder, Uncle John ‘‘Sandy’’ Atkinson.
ECHUCA and district firefighters are hoping the Federal Government’s new laws to block a controversial CFA EBA deal will halt the union takeover in time.
CLAIRE Murphy is finally home.
LEGACY Week starts next week across Australia and Kyabram Legatee volunteers will be out across the district selling merchandise to raise funds for the families of servicemen who have died.
Avenel win over Nagambie to take top spot
Berrigan Shire councillor Daryll Morris says he has been sickened by some of the vitriol and personal attacks to surface since the council’s proposal to redevelop Finley’s Memorial Hall and School of Arts site was revealed in October last year.
THE HEATHCOTE film festival enters its sixth year on Saturday, August 27.
The preparations for the 10th Cobram Swap Meet have been given a boost with a brand new line marker. The Rotary Club of Cobram, which organise the swap meet, applied for a volunteer grant from the Federal Government, from which it received $4600.
Deni’s Debutante Ball gurus Vicki Ackers and Deb O’Connor love working with youth.
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