Rovers Talk (16/7/16)

Round 15 of the Football and Netball competition got underway today with the Rovers taking on Mathoura at Memorial Park.


A Grade comfortably won their game today with the final scores reading 35 to 15.

B Grade have returned to the winners list with a strong 37 to 28 win.

C Grade are back on the winners list with a solid 48 to 31 win.

C Reserve have notched up another win with an impressive 46 to 31 victory.

The Junior sides played well against their opponents today and below are the results of their games.

The Under 17’s recorded a solid win in their match, the final scores in their game read 43 to 25.

The Under 15’s played out a 17 all draw in their match today, the result does keep them in contention for a finals spot.

The Under 13’s have recorded another win this season with a 35 to 15 victory.


Rovers Football sides were in action against their opponents with success finding most of the Rovers teams.

The Seniors are back on the winners list after recording a massive 146 point win today.

The Rovers kicked 23.15 – 153 13.10 – 88 to Mathoura’s 1.1 – 7 in the game that keeps the Seniors in the top 4 sides on the ladder.

D. Kirby kicked 5, D. May and N. Braybon both kicked 3, D. Hope, T. Lumbar and R. McCulloch kicked 2 goals apiece whilst B. McCalman, M. Robinson, A. Hogan, M. Horne, J. Flight and B. Loudon all kicked one goal apiece in the win.

The Reserves have made it three wins in a row with a massive 140 point win.

The Rovers kicked 23.16 – 154 to Mathoura’s 2.2 – 14 in a game where the Rovers won every quarter to accomplish their win.

M. Atley and C. Weir kicked 4 goals apiece, A. Goodear, J. Mercer and K. Shephard booted 3 apiece, L. Fleming and B. Todd kicked 2 each and G. Trewhitt and J. Glowrey kicked 1 goal apiece.

The Thirds recorded a solid 138 point win today with the final scores reading Rovers 21.12 – 138 to Mathoura’s 1.0 – 6.

J. Allitt starred with 7 goals, R. Gazzara kicked 3, R. Murray, R. Norris, J. Caniglia and D. Kirby kicked 2 goals apiece whilst B. Marchant, T. Thorpe and J. Higgins all kicked one goal apiece in the win.

The Fourths are back on the winners list today with a comfortable 7.15 – 57 to 2.2 – 14 win.

B. Redden kicked 2 goals whilst J. Woodcock, R. Murphy, T. Chandler, B. East and B. Caruso all kicked a goal each in the win.


It was a winning day for the Rovers with ten wins and a draw from all of todays matches.

DNS wishes all Adults participating in tonight’s ‘Minute To Win It Challenge Night’ a wonderful time as few events can beat $5 entry, Tacos for Dinner and eight a side games and it all starts at 7pm for those readers who read this before then and decide to dash down and participate in the last social event of the year.

Rovers Talk will be back next week as we explore all the wonders of everyone having a bye.


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