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STAR PLAYER: Star Budgies player Jacob Townsend nabbed a hat-trick in his side's thrashing of the Magpies White in the men's A Grade competition. Photo: Jenny Kingham
STAR PLAYER: Star Budgies player Jacob Townsend nabbed a hat-trick in his side's thrashing of the Magpies White in the men's A Grade competition. Photo: Jenny Kingham

A GRADE MEN

Cellars 4 v Rovers 1

Cellars defeated Rovers 4-1.

Cellars put together a good team performance resulting in goals to Luke Swindle, Tom Simmonds, Brad Ashton and Tom Murray with Jacob Chambers scoring the lone goal for Rovers.

Youngsters Kane McFarlane, Toby Collins and Jack Rice were all impressive for Cellars with Paul Carty and Mitch McGirr playing well for Rovers.

Star Budgies 8 v Magpies White 1

Star Budgies have started the year in stellar form and were rewarded with another big win defeating Magpies White 8-1.

Jacob Townsend nabbed a hat-trick, Taylor Dolbel and Jack Elliot doubles and one to Andrew Bourke.

Dave MacGregor scored for Magpies.

Strong performances were had by Mitch Townsend, Ben Townsend, Taylor Dolbel and Jack Elliot with Dave MacGregor and Daryn Tanswell never giving up for Magpies.

Star Budgies have started the year in stellar form and were rewarded with another big win.

A GRADE WOMEN

Rovers Gold 4 v Magpies 1

Rovers Gold played well to defeat a depleted Magpies side 4-1.

Merryn Unger was in her usual good form in the circle knocking in two goals with Casey Miles and Louise Hawken also converting.

Lucy Turner scored a nice goal for Magpies.

Merryn Unger, Alyssa Miller and Codie Sense were all excellent for Rovers with Cherie Johnstone and Lori Ross strong for Magpies.

Rovers Black 4 v PHI 0

Rovers Black played a nice team game to defeat PHI 4-0.

Goals were shared between Georgia Kearney, Denise Gersbach, Gabby Wright and Chloe Carty.

Best for Rovers were Lee Hodge, Gabby Wright, Denise Gersbach and Chloe Carty with Molly Orr and Kathryn Moore playing well for PHI.

B GRADE WOMEN

Star Budgies 3 v Middleton Coachman 1

Star Budgies combined well to defeat Middleton Coachman 3-1 in a close match.

Nice goals were scored by Carmen Amor, Stephanie Farr and Rachael Kelly with Tracie Sams scoring a fine goal for Middleton.

Rachael Kelly and Sarah Thomson played strongly for Budgies with the ever reliable Tracie Sams having a man of the match performance for Middleton.

Cherie Simpson was full of running for Middleton and also impressed the umpires.

Marist 2 v Middleton Eagles 0

Marist defeated Middleton Eagles 2-0.

Lyndal Matthews and Kelley Westcott both scored as a result of excellent team build up.

Ava Hayes was the stand-out in the match with Lyndal Matthews also playing well.

Nicola Mitton and Sharon O'Brien both played well for Eagles.

Magpies Black 2 v Rovers Black 2

Magpies Black and Rovers Black played out a tight 2-2 draw.

Natalie Munday and Abigail Jones converted for Magpies with Michelle Godwin and Sass Tildsley converting for Rovers.

Lucy Turner was outstanding for Magpies with Laura Jones also playing well.

Sarah Tolley, Emma Potts and Sass Tildsley all played well for Rovers.

Magpies White 2 v Magpies Academy 1

Magpies White defeated Magpies Academy 2-1 in a close match between club-mates.

Kate Shambrook and Tiffani Townsend both scored for White with Maggie Wright converting for Academy.

Sarah Smith, Chantel Constable and Ella Bayliss Cox all played well for White with Kathryn Gill and Isla Skinner both excellent for Academy.

Rovers Gold 4 v Cellars 0

Despite being short players, Rovers Gold defeated Cellars 4-0 in an impressive performance.

Goals were shared between Chloe Carty, Jazlyn Green wood, Josie Jones and Annabelle Dyer.

Choe Carty was best on ground and was well supported by Josie Jones and Naomi Bolt for Rovers with Molly Orr and Madeline Blackstock playing well for Cellars.