Summer football finals set to sizzle
THE Mareeba United Football Club’s annual Summer 6s tournament comes to an end tonight with the club hosting the grand finals across six separate divisions.
This season has seen the competition grow to its largest ever numbers, with 34 teams participating and more than 200 players enjoying the 14week competition.
The competition ranges from the premier men’s and ladies A-grade competition to the more social comps, with the mens and ladies B-Grade and C-Grade.
This year the A-Grade competition featured Mareeba Bulls premiers, as well as some FNQ Heat players and FNQ Premier league players travelling up from Cairns to take part.
Competition administrator Alex Srhoj said tonight’s finals will have something for the everyone, with games to watch in all divisions.
“The men’s and ladies AGrades should be cracking games, as well as the ladies and men’s lower division,” he said.
“The winners are anyone’s guess.”
All the action at Lindsay Australia Stadium will kick off from 6.30pm with the ladies Agrade and B-Grade finals.
The on field action will then continue with the Men’s Bgrade and C-Grade at 7.15pm, followed by the main game of the night, men’s A-Grade match at 8m.
The A-grade ladies sees first up against second, with Snatch taking on the Golden Bulls, while in the ladies C-Grade team, Out of Control are up against Amateurs.
The men’s B-Grade final will feature last year’s winners Laser Electrical taking on the Barras in what should be a Mango Pickers & Packers Required Mareeba. Must be reliable Ph 0455 969 244
HEAD down to Lindsay Australia Stadium tonight to catch all the finals action of the Mareeba United Football Club’s annual Summer 6s tournament.
Ladies A-Grade — 6.30pm: Snatch V Golden Bulls
Ladies C-Grade — 6.30pm: Out of Control V Amateurs
Mens B-Grade — 7.15pm: Laser Electrical v Barras
Mens C-Grade — 7.15pm: Sore Knees UTD V Paula’s Gym
Mens A-Grade — 8pm: Melendrino’s V Los Torros tight game, meanwhile in the C-Grade mens, its Sore Knees UTD up against Paula’s Gym, in what is expected to be another tight game.
In the men’s A-Grade final third against fourth placed teams on the ladder, Meledrino’s will take on the taking on Los Torros.
The club is also making homemade pizzas and the canteen and bar will be in full swing from 6pm.
“Come along, enjoy the action and come and celebrate the Christmas season and help bring to end the 2016 football season,” Srhoj said. editorial@tablelandnewspapers. com.au facebook.com/tablelandsadvertiser HW Pollination & Bee Hive Maintenance Services Graham & Sue 0418 792 765 0448 405 552