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  • Ladies contest George Hill day

    THIRTEEN teams of lady golfers from around the district took part in the 2011 George Hill Day.Players came from Apollo Bay, Peter­borough, Cobden, Warrnambool, Port Fairy, Timboon, East Framling­ham, Terang, Ballarat and Colac.Conditions were ideal with many favourable comments regarding the condition of the fairways, leading to some good scores being returned.This year, two scores were required on […]

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  • First up rider wins Harold Lamb Memorial

    A good roll up of 18 riders set their sights on the Harold Lamb Memorial last Thursday evening.A new member having her first ride with Camperdown, was Gemma Rodgers of Cressy.Riding off the handicap of six minutes, Gemma rode a good time of 13.13mins for her first race to take out the annual event.Adam Rowe […]

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  • South West’s top cricketers rewarded

    THE South West Cricket Association hosted its 2010/11 season presentation night on Monday in Noorat.Division one winners: Cricketer of the Year: Ben Grinter (Terang) 16 votes, bowling aggregate: Warren Attrill (Noorat) 33 wickets, batting aggregate: Clinton Baker (Bookaar 460 runs).Division two: Cricketer of the Year: Wayne Ross (Ecklin) 14 votes, bowling aggregate: David Absalom (Camperdown) 33 wickets, batting aggregate: […]

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  • Lismore juniors on top

    LISMORE’S under 16 cricketers were victorious against Smythesdale in the Grenville Cricket Association grand final held recently.Lismore won the toss and elected to bat, bowled out for 140.Coby Dudman with 57 and Kelly Brain on 28 were the best contributors with the bat.In an exciting finish, Lismore collected their opponents’ final wicket in the penultimate […]

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  • Judd romps to round win

    CAMPERDOWN racer Jeff Judd proved superior in the sixth round of the Parr Motorsports Wingless Sprint Series at Premier Speedway on Saturday night.A series record 45 cars were in attendance, with competition fierce throughout the night as only 18 would qualify for the feature event.Judd started from pole position following a win and a second […]

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  • Pelicans end Cobden domination

    BOOKAAR’S under 16 side has won the grand final of South West Cricket Association’s Colts South competition.After winning the toss and opting to bat first, Bookaar amassed 5/134 from its 35 overs.E. Lucas 52 (retired) and J. Lucas 30 (not out) were the best of the batters while J. Osborne 4-11 and S. Merrett 3-17 […]

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  • First win for Henry

    JAMES Henry broke through for his first win in Thursday evening’s Camperdown junior cycling event.James is a reasonably new rider, achieving the win in just his fifth race.He was followed in by the large second scratch bunch led by Jack Bell, who placed second.Nathan Glennen was third followed by Ashleigh Hocking, Ned Arundell and Eddy Bell.A visiting rider, […]

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  • Association champions

    CAMPERDOWN Bowling Club has two Corangamite Bowling Association “Champ­ion of Champions” for 2011.This is only the second time in the club’s history that two members have won this event in the same year.Vicki Brebner defeated Lorraine McLauchlan in the final at Camperdown on Monday January 24.Last Sunday Damien Broderick defeated Brian Neale at Birregurra 25/13 […]

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  • Hately conquers Saul’s Classic

    THE Camperdown Cycling Club’s marquee event, the Saul Pasque Memorial was held last Thursday.After being washed out earlier in the year, the rescheduled date attracted a field of 66 riders.Heavy rain fell just prior to the start and five riders withdrew, leaving 61 to face the starter in wet and windy conditions, though no further […]

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  • Golf duo win association pairs

    ILMA Daws and Steph Whiteside were winners of the Camper­down and District Ladies Bowling Assoc­ia­tion pairs event held at Cobden on Monday.Twenty two pairs from Cobden, Camperdown Golf, Derrinallum Mortlake, Simpson and Skipton competed.Ilma and Steph finished with three wins, as did Eve Sell and Lorraine McLachlan from Derri­nallum and Simpson’s Jane Van Es and […]

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