Deniliquin Pastoral Times

Perfect conditions but round two produces a mixed bag of results


There were perfect soccer playing conditions on Saturday for round two of the Deniliquin & District Soccer Club season.

It was a mixed bag of results, with some big wins, close games and a couple of draws.

It is still early in the season, but the players are already trying to find out who is on top of the ladder.

It’s too early to tell though so best focus on your skills everyone.

A reminder that training is now running 5pm Thursdays.

All A, B, C and D-grade players are welcome to attend. These sessions really do improve the player’s performanc­e, and the coaches can see that on the weekend.

We are also getting enquiries about registerin­g.

It is not too late to register your child if they are interested.

Come along Saturday and someone from our friendly committee will be able to assist.



A long range sideline goal by Hamish Baker showed the strength of the United team in their win over Heart.

Victory 11 d Mariners 2 — Best: Pippa Wilson, Lucas Thompson. Sportsman: Corben Hayes, Phoebe Crothers.

United 4 d Heart 2 — Best: Hamish Baker, Enzo Sztejman. Sportsman:

Alex Ledwidge, Roché Du Toit. B-grade:

It was a very close first half between Mariners and United, with Mariners 1-nil up at the break.

However, a strong performanc­e by the Mariners in the second half allowed them to run away with the game.

Mariners 4 d United 1 — Best: Travis Hanns, Jobe Unwin. Sportsman: Spencer Hayes, EllaRose Hattwell.

Glory 2 d Victory 0 — Best: George Marshall, Sebastian Nelly. Sportsman: Arial Kang, Lucas Braybon.

Roar 5 drew Heart 5 — Best: William Steenholt, Brittany De

Travers. Sportsman: Nevaeh Salan, Lenny Hanns.


Good teamwork was shown by both sides in Glory and Victory.

Victory 4 d Glory 0 — Best: Nivedh Manuprasad, Lilly McNeil. Sportsman: Isobel Gordon, Nate Sutton.

United 2 drew Mariners 2 — Best: Ned Campbell, Bailey Busby. Sportsman: Myla Parker, Priya Caniglia.

Roar 4 d Heart 1 — Best: Charlotte King, Levi Norris. Sportsman: Khoa Unwin, Zachariah Salan. D-grade

Roar 6 d Heart 1 — Best: Spencer Norris, Archie Tobin. Sportsman:

Henry Lowe, Ava Milliken.

Mariners 4 d United 0 — Best: Donald Ison, Maddox James. Sportsman: Ruby Foley, Ari Blake.

Glory 6 d Victory 5 — Best: Levi Robson, Matthew Hood. Sportsman: Arabella Hayes, Jack Priest

The fixture for rond three tomorrow is as follows:

9.30am: A — Mariners vs Heart; B — Roar vs United (field 1); B — Glory vs Mariners (field 2); B — Heart vs Victory (field 3); D — Roar vs United (field 5); D — Glory vs Mariners (field 6); D — Heart vs Victory (field 7).

10.30am: A — Victory vs United; C — Roar vs United (field 5); C — Glory vs Mariners (field 6); C — Heart vs Victory (field 7); Joeys and Kangas.

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