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Talented girls in a league of their own

AS the AFL women’s competition gathers steam, hills football clubs are calling on young female players to join the upcoming youth girls’ competition. Hills Rangers female football coordinator Tarryn Cuthbert said the AFL in conjunction with the West Australian Football ...

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Big year ahead for Alex Rullo

IT will be year of new challenges for supercar driver Alex Rullo of Gooseberry Hill with the 16-year-old to make his debut as a professional driver in the country’s highest motorsport category, the Virgin Australia Supercars Championship. Also Rullo, who ...

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Dave Kelly leads Lesmurdie home

SECOND-placed Roleystone Karragullen take on top of the ladder Lesmurdie Mazenod at Cross Park this round with the winner likely to finish on top and claim a home final. Both teams have strong batting and bowling line ups and a ...

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Women’s cricket a hit at Lilac Park

ABOUT 5000 people turned out to watch a series of Women’s Big Bash League matches at Lilac Hill Park in January. The WBBL games attracted the biggest crowds since the famous Lilac Hill Festival matches, which were held at the ...

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Wally Bell wins Australia Day Trophy

DESPITE the heat on January 26 Pickering Brook Golf Club members competed for the Australia Day Trophy. President Ted Garden said due to the high temperature only 12 holes were played instead of the usual 18 holes. Also to beat ...

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WA set for Ivor Burge Championships

A KALAMUNDA-based basketball team is preparing to pack their bags and head to Bendigo to play in the national championships later this month. Coach Chris Saligari said the Ivor Burge Championships was an opportunity for athletes with an intellectual disability ...

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Scorchers fall short in a tight decider

MIDLAND Guildford Cricket Club product Elyse Villani came out swinging for the Perth Scorchers but the side fell short in their bid for a maiden Rebel Women’s Big Bash League championship, going down by seven runs to the Sydney Sixers ...

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Meyer, Haines off to track titles

CYCLISTS Cameron Meyer of Helena Valley and Jade Haines of Kalamunda have been selected to represent WA in the CycleSport WA senior track team competing at the Senior Track National Titles in March. Last year’s WA Junior Sports Star of ...

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Community cricket volunteers awarded

MELINDA Lucas from Toodyay Cricket Club and Paul Clune from Bakers Hill Cricket Club have received awards for their contribution to community cricket. At the 2016-17 WA Cricket Associationhosted Volunteer of the Year Awards Paul Clune was awarded the Toyota ...

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