Brahmans hope to do retro jerseys proud
CHAMPION teams from years gone past will be honoured this Saturday as the Whitsunday Brahmans take on Mackay Brothers at Les Stagg Oval in special retro jerseys.
The 1973 Whitsunday Foley Shield champions are celebrating the 40th anniversary of their historic win this weekend and the past players will be on hand to present the A grade team with their special jerseys.
Members of the 1991 Burdekin/ Whitsunday under-19 Foley Shield winning team will also be honoured on the day.
Games kick off at 10.30am with the Brahmans under-18s looking to cement their spot in the top two with a win over the third-placed Brothers.
Reserves kick off at midday before the reunion proceedings get underway at 1.30pm with the presentation of the retro jerseys at 1.30pm.
The A grade game between the Brahmans and Brothers kicks off at 3pm and is a battle of the third and fourth-placed teams.
Everyone is encouraged to come down to the ground and celebrate the champion Foley Shield teams while cheering on the Brahmans.