Junior Crocs put on a show, revel in the mud
UNDER 8 NAVY
The U8s Croc Navy took on Cairns City Lions Maroon for round 2 at the Croc Pit for the first home game of the season. The sun was out and their was plenty to cheer about with goals to John, James, Kobe, Caleb and Cooper (2). A great team effort with awards going to Kai, Alex and Cooper. NDER 8 WHITE This week’s game started in the same fashion as Round 1 where teamwork and sharing the ball were the highlight. The game was played mainly in the back half this week giving the crocs a chance to practise their defensive skills. It’s impressive to see some of the skills displayed early on in the season especially the handball which brings everybody into the game.
Player of the week awards went to Cole, Ashton and Arlo. UNDER 11 First home game for the year and a super effort put in by all the Under 11’s in hot steamy conditions. Led by captain Ethan Scott the Crocs applied pressure all day and never gave in. Go Croc’s! Awards: Ethan, Jack, Jamaica and Ewan. UNDER 9 Round 2 and it was a home game for the under 9’s.
The Crocs got off to a flying start with great goals from Sam Thompson, Oscar Cooper and Mark Hayward keeping the lions scoreless going into the second quarter.
The Lions were hungry for goals in the 2nd quarter but the Crocs managed to bag a few with Torres Gawn, Solomon Seare and Tristan Pottle all kicking great goals.
The 3rd quarter saw a short burst by the Lions tall forwards coming together and dominating the Forward line.
The Crocs answered back with Lockie O’Loiglin, Jesse and Tyler Radley all kicking goals.