Bad break for O’Donnell, melee mars tie

SOCCER By Craig MacKenzie A BROKEN leg, a 9-0 thrashing, send-offs and melees involving players, both benches, coaches and spectators – the 2017 FFA Cup had it all last weekend. Rosebud Heart veteran...

Frogs leap into the finals

SUB-DISTRICT TOOTGAROOK will play Hastings for the second week in succession after comfortably booking its place in the MPCA Sub District finals on Saturday. The Frogs needed to win its final match o...

Sharks grab finals place at death

DISTRICT FLINDERS has snatched the final place in the MPCA District top four after knocking over Heatherhill in the final home and away game of the season. Mt Martha held onto fourth place going into...

Islanders avoid drop

PROVINCIAL LONG Island has avoided relegation to District grade after pulling off a memorable victory over Pines on Saturday in MPCA Provincial cricket. The Islanders came into the final match of the...

Kangas show true grit

PROVINCIAL LANGWARRIN is equal top of the MPCA Provincial ladder after coming from the bleachers to knock over Mornington in the final two-day game of the home and away season. Chasing 211 for victor...

Finals places go down to the wire

DISTRICT IT’S crunch time ahead of the final home and away match of the MPCA District season this Saturday. It has been an incredibly tight division from round one and things haven’t changed over the...

Saints are an outside shot

SUB-DISTRICT BALNARRING is a real chance to seal a place in the MPCA Sub District finals after knocking over Tyabb on Saturday. The Saints are currently in sixth place on the ladder, equal on 54 poin...

Collier saves Skye, Heart in seventh heaven

SOCCER By Craig MacKenzie A MARCUS Collier hat-trick rescued Skye United and powered its 5-3 come-from-behind FFA Cup win on Saturday against Elwood City. The match was held at Doveton’s Waratah Rese...

Ex-Hawk to help Dolphins back to VFL

By Ben Triandafillou THE Frankston Dolphins have appointed the highly-respected ex-Hawthorn player, Gary Buckenara, as their new general manager to help gain re-entry back into the VFL for 2018. Endi...

Southern sets sights on international coup

SOCCER By Craig MacKenzie SOUTHERN United is hoping to sign an international midfielder as it prepares to kick-off the 2017 NPL women’s season. The consortium club’s negotiations with the player are ...