the Under-8s Crocs had the honour of playing in front of 10,000 fans at Cazalys stadium as part of the half-time entertainment in the Suns-Richmond clash with plenty of possessions. enthusiasm as they took to the
Other awards went to Harry and ground against South Cairns Green Jamie and our Under 8’s Hugo, at Watson’s Oval. Tam and Kai. Kicking into the breeze didn’t
A special award for spectacular deter them, winning a hard fought goal umpiring was also given to first quarter with good efforts up our tireless helper Clint Roberts forward from Brody and Joel. who managed a most entertaining After a sluggish start to the somersault while watching the ball second quarter the boys gradually go through the goal post in the improved their run, inspired by third quarter. Anthony who filled in shortly after his Under-10s game.
His efforts were matched by hard working players including Ryan and Leon who regularly attacked the football and displayed COMING off a win the weekend before, the Crocs were full of a level of intensity that lifted their teammates.
Ben Muia proved his worth once again in the third quarter, saving numerous balls from passing through the opposition’s goals and giving the Crocs every opportunity as they went into the final quarter.
Unfortunately the Crocs’ early goal in the final quarter was answered quickly and their opposition ran out winners by four points.
This was truly a great team effort and despite the loss, all players can be proud of their efforts.