Adelaide Plains Basketball Association results

A MEN Young Guns 48 (L.Wright 23, J.Walker 9, D.Friedrichs 8 ) d Owen 31 (A.Pratt 11, B.Lloyd 7, B.Merry 5). Long Plains 55 (W.Banton 24, J.McArdle 14, R.Sharer 12) d Bulldogs 31 (D.Hill 10, D.Smith 9, B.Shepherd 5). B MEN Magics 35 (D.Butterfield 13, R.McPharlin 10, M.Fiegert 4) d Eagles 30 (B.Roberts 8, P.Kowalick […]

Division one close

By John Glistak, WMBA secretary Mild, windy conditions were experienced across all venues last weekend and probably contributed to a number of close results across both Divisions. In Division One, winning margins ranged between four shots and seven shots. The feature match saw competition leaders Riverton host last year’s premiers, Hamley Bridge. Recent contests between […]

Golf results and reports – February 9, 2011

Balaklava men As more clement weather returned last Saturday, so too did a growing number of players, including visitors Peter Numm, James Bagshaw and Walkleys Darren and Norm, all hell-bent on surviving a Stroke round. It fell to ordinance orderly Wayne Nagle, who went ballistic with his 89/75 result to blast Doug Taylor (90/75) into […]

Wooroora Men’s Bowls – February 9, 2011

By WMBA secretary, John Glistak Division One upsets To say the weather has been somewhat fickle over the past week or so is understandable given the diverse conditions experienced during that time. However, despite the cool conditions, bowlers were nevertheless happy to be playing bowls again. Upsets were the order of the day in Division […]

Tennis reports – February 9, 2011

Balaklava night The nighters were eager to get back into it, but didn’t quite expect to have such a horribly humid night to greet them! Josie Thompson was so hot and sweaty, she started to resemble Aussie Kim Clijsters, now named Kitty, with her opponent in one set, Andrew Lane, wondering if it was actually […]

Golf results – February 2, 2011

BALAKLAVA MEN Despite the maximum temperature having been forecast to get a bit willing, no less than 18 die-hards fronted last Saturday for a Par competition, all but four of them teeing off at around 8am. The mighty Merv Hameister elected to consider the field to be of but one grade – and rightly so. […]

Wooroora Men’s Bowling Association

Heat forces bowls cancellation Once again, weather has played havoc with the bowls competition, with heat forcing the cancellation of Wooroora bowls on the weekend. The cancellation was particularly felt by the Division Two sides that were denied an opportunity of edging into Two Red, as last weekend’s matches were the final ones before the […]

Adelaide Plains Basketball Association results

A MEN Young Guns 35 (L.Wright 14, J.Walker 12, B.Michael 7) d Bulldogs 21 (D.Hill 10, T.Lawson 4, T.Rowe). Long Plains 48 (J.McArdle 17, R.Sharer 12, S.Connor 9) d Owen 21 (A.Kielczynski 9, A.Pratt 6, G.Gaze 4). B MEN Peckers 47 (R.Darling 27, L.Michael 10, S.Rowland 6) d Magics 35 (N.Olsen 10, C.Temby 8, S.Tiller […]

No Country Champs bye for APFL

THE Adelaide Plains Football League (APFL) and Netball Association will finish a week earlier this year after clubs voted not to have a bye for the South Australian Country Championships weekend. APFL secretary Heather Curnow said it was the only big change for the season, scheduled to kick off on April 4, with a grand […]