What a grand day
IT’S that time of year that has footy and netball fans buzzing.
And there was plenty of buzz among supporters at The Gordon Tafe Oval in St Albans on Saturday as Inverleigh played in its first football grand final since the rebirth of the club 15 years ago.
It was not a fairytale finish for the club, but its opponent, Bell Post Hill, made the atmosphere electric with its seventh GDFL premiership since 2010.
North Geelong D Grade netball premiers: Jode Bell, Taleea Drever, Stephanie Cooper and Haylea Fitzsimmons.
Bell Post Hill supporters from back: Michelle Muir, Hudson Burley, 4, and Lauren Burley. front: Tasha Gilson, 10, Amali Burley, 10, and Jarvis Burley, 7.
Left: Bell Post Hill supporters Anthony and Carly Baird with Melissa and Kane Gilham. Below: Wearing the Panthers’ colours are Zac Gilham, 14, Oscar Budzymski, 10, and Bella Gilham 12.
Nicole Thomson, Roman Warton, 9, Benji Warton, 7, Jaimee Thomson, Carol Snell and Odessa Warton, six months.