Pigeons celebrate ‘club championship’ season
Ovens and Murray League Club Champions for 2018 the Yarrawonga Football Netball Club celebrated a successful 2018 season at their presentation night held at ClubMulwala last Thursday.
All seven netball and football teams played finals in 2018, bringing with it a reserves premiership.
Ovens and Murray Football and Netball League Chairman David Sinclair congratulated the club on its success against other clubs in the competition who “have bigger populations to attract players from”.
“The club should be proud of their efforts. It is a very strong and united club here in Yarrawonga,” Mr Sinclair said.
“After visiting a training session recently I was impressed with the culture and feeling around the club compared to other clubs,” Mr Sinclair said.
The Yarrawonga Chronicle Award and Senior Club Best Fairest Award winner Harry Wheeler (right) pictured with senior coach Damien Sexton.
After being recruited from GVFL club Seymour, Harry Wheeler had a stand-out year with the Pigeons. Wheeler is pictured here representing Victoria Country.