Crocs back up for Rnd 2
ALL teams travelled to Cairns in Round 2 to play some tremendous football. Following a seriously hot Round 1 the goal for Round 2 was educating the players to keep hydrated by drinking plenty of water during the week and especially the before the game. The next two games are at the Croc Pit so come along, have a feed at the canteen and support our future AFL superstars.
UNDER 8 CROCS NAVY VS NORTH CAIRNS YELLOW
Under 8 Navy faced North Cairns yellow at Holloways Beach. The Tigers were short on numbers and it was great to see Kai, Harry, Marcus and Parker all help the opposition out. Kobe, Quade, Ethan and Captain Harry kicked goals for the Crocs. Players of the week were Parker, Kobe and Ethan.
UNDER 8 CROCS WHITE VS CAIRNS CITY LIONS
Whites players turned up to picturesque Holloways Beach. The team are beginning to show some good skills and concentrated on kicking to the free player instead of the pack. This resulted in two superb goals during the day by Oscar and Cadel. It was exciting to see Saige and Satchin play their 1st game of AFL. Players of the week were Oscar, Saige, Arlo Jones and Kane.
UNDER 9 CROCS VS CAIRNS CITY LIONS
Under 9s travelled to the home of the lions. The boys tried hard in another hot match and demonstrated some fantastic team play, with Harry getting us off to a flyer with an early goal. Michael played another great game and it was awesome to see another new face in Cash receive an award for great play. Player of the day went to Matthew for his never ending run and great skill.
UNDER 11 CROCS VS CAIRNS CITY LIONS
The team was led by captain of the day Cody Knack. The kids showed improvement from their last game. The third quarter was the best football they have displayed so far. Outstanding play from Josh Yarr, Solomon Seare and new recruits Blake and Thero gave Cash Johnston and Locky Lane (player of the day) the opportunity to score.
UNDER 13 CROCS VS PYRAMID POWER
Crocs 2-4-16 lost to Pyramid Power 9-7-61
The Crocs started solid with 2 goals from Sam keeping them in the game until half time. By half time the Crocs had 5 players wounded and in the 3rd played 10 average minutes of football that saw the Power run away with the game. In the final quarter the wounded Crocs held the Power to 1 goal. Good effort Crocs. Goals – Sam wall 2
Players of the week Jessie, Reef, X-man and Ewan.
UNDER 17 COLTS CROCS VS SOUTH CAIRNS
Crocs 8-9-57 defeated South Cairns 5-2-32
The Colts came away with an exciting win.
The first quarter was even with Daniel kicking a goal. Ben and Fraser were strong at the contest from the outset, with great defensive pressure coming from Ryan, Noah and Reuben. The intercept marking by Rex turned many Cutters attacks back to the Crocs’ advantage. In the last quarter a tremendous piece of play saw , the flood gates opened with 6 more goals being kicked to run away with the game.
Port Douglas Crocs Navy Under 8s