Two best and fairest awards and a club champion trophy capped off a good night for the Deni Rovers at the Picola & District Netball League vote count on Monday.September 5, 2014 3:00am
The netball department at the Deni Rovers continues to impress and was the recipient of several awards at the Picola & District Football Netball League senior presentation night on Monday.
Rachel Braybon took out the league’s C grade best and fairest, while Tegan Arnold snared the C-Reserve medal.
To top it all off, the Rovers received the Champion Club trophy for its stunning efforts on the netball court.
It was the fourth year in a row the Roos have won the prestigeous award.
‘‘It’s a great honour to be named Champion Club again,’’ netball coordinator Tenille Blake said.
‘‘They work it out by a points system and we had no idea we were going to win it.
‘‘It has been a pretty succesful year. We had all but one netball team make it into finals and all of those teams made it to the second round.
‘‘We have three of them playing in the grand final (tomorrow), so hopefully there’s more celebrations to come.’’
Braybon polled 17 votes to win C grade honours ahead of Mathoura’s Emma O’Callaghan and Olivia Harding-Davies (16 votes each).
All three of those players will meet tomorrow, when the Rovers take on Mathoura in the grand final.
Den’s C-Reserve side meets Jerilderie in the grand final and will be brimming with confidence after Arnold’s league win.
She attracted 22 votes to comfortably beat Mathoura runner-up Melyssa Banks by seven.
Timbercutters defender Shannon Mills tied for the B grade best and fairest. In an amazing turn of events, she shared the medal with Picola United’s Kim McPherson and Pam Smith after each player polled 18 votes.
Capping off a great night for Mathoura was young gun Gracie Berryman being named Rising Star of the senior competition. Berryman, still able to play under-17s, polled nine votes in the A grade vote count.
The winner of the A grade Lukies medal was Tocumwal’s Leah Pate with an impressive 35 votes.
Police are diverting traffic following a two-car crash at the intersection of Fryers and Welsford St, Shepparton.
Mulwala’s own motor racing sensation Steve ‘Harro’ Harrison has won the 2014 Victorian Super Tin Tops Championship.
Jody Vincitorio and the boys at JVs Paint and Panel were at it again at this year’s Shepparton Springnats Autofest, taking out a number of awards.
Campaspe Shire’s council is on the verge of imploding unless it takes ‘‘quick action’’ according to an independent investigation.
Four people, including a father and his two children, were fined more than $18,000 for their role in an alcohol-fuelled brawl at a Lockington party earlier this year which ended in a teenager beaten up and forced into a dog cage.
New faces for Girgarre FNC
Young Seymour apprentice scores well in apprentice awards.
Firefighters were able to save a Finley property's buildings after a large stack of hay bales went up in flames on Monday.
Eppalock Primary School has gone global.
Tragic circumstances for a local family leads to support through community Christmas hamper.
Deniliquin beat Finley by nine wickets to retain the O'Donnell Shield on Friday last week.
Bungeet farmer, Doug James, lost about 1000 head of sheep in a fire that rapidly burnt through his farm on Tuesday afternoon.
21-yr-old Warrenbayne cricket captain Travis King and his 15-yr-old brother Wade have been selected to play for Victoria in the Imparja Cup.
Discover unbelievable local deals from local businesses every week in the Goulburn and Murray Valley area with Leapon.com.au!
Search properties for sale or rent across North Central Victoria and Southern NSW. Visit your local website for local homes....
Search for published and unpublished photos from McPherson Media Group newspapers and magazines. All our photos are available to purchase.
Place an advertisement in any one of McPherson Media Group's local newspapers.