South Gawler wins senior two flag

SOUTH Gawler claimed the Barossa, Light & Gawler senior two netball flag after a thrilling one-goal victory over Gawler Central.

The Lions and Tigers were neck and neck all day, but the defensive work of Laura Schwerdt and centre Erin Butcher was massive for South.
Wing defence Maddie Bush was best on court for the Lions in the victory.

In senior three, South Gawler upset the previously undefeated Barossa District by 18 goals to win the flag.

South goalkeeper Shay Middlemiss was named best on court for her role in the victory, while goal shooter Rheanna Mann was solid.

South Gawler also took out the senior four premiership after it defeated Angaston by six goals.

Lion Mel Schmidtke was a class above in centre, while best on court Amanda Duncan dominated inside the circle.

In senior five, Angaston won a thrilling grand final over Gawler Central by two goals.

Panther Ro Hunter completed a sensational season by winning the best on court to add to her senior five best and fairest award.

Meanwhile, Tanunda completed an almost perfect season in senior six after it defeated Gawler Central by eight goals in the grand final.

The work in the circle from Linda Morgan and best on court Belinda Petersen was massive in getting the Magpies the flag.

Lastly, in senior seven, Willaston denied Tanunda the premiership, winning by two goals.

Michelle Modra was dangerous in goal shooter, but Steph Pridham was sensational from wing attack, earning best on court honours.

Jack Hudson


Growing up in Gawler, Jack has taken on a variety of journalistic roles while still studying for his Bachelor of Journalism and Creative Writing degree. He began his career at The Bunyip as a weekend football writer, before taking on roles with The Footy Budget and The Cricket Chronicle and then earning his first part-time gig at the Barossa Herald. Now returning to The Bunyip, Jack also has a keen interest in footy and soccer, as well as a passion for gaming and reading.

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