Monthly Archives: April 2013

Two-up – an Anzac Day double dose of football

25 April 2013 AFL, Essendon Bombers v Collingwood Magpies, 2.40pm, MCG NRL, Melbourne Storm v New Zealand Warriors, 7.00pm, AAMI Park My day started with the dawn service at North Balwyn RSL. I got there early and watched the crowd … Continue reading

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Hypocrisy, thy name is Goal Attack

23 April 2013, Mixed Netball, South East Metro Swish v Purple Drank Tonight’s netball game was a chance to wipe the memory of last week’s disaster – losing 20-18 despite having one more player than the opposition. We arrived pumped … Continue reading

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Winning takes care of everything?

21 April 2013, AFL, Melbourne Demons v Greater Western Sydney Giants, MCG, 1.10pm Dress standards apply How old are you allowed to be before you stop wearing a jumper to the footy? The topic was raised by @ollynoonan on Twitter … Continue reading

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At sixes and sevens

16 April 2013, Mixed Netball Jolly Rogers v Bain’s Ballers, 1pm, Flagstaff Gardens South East Metro Swish v South East Metro Pulse, 9.40pm, Ryan’s Reserve, Richmond Making up the numbers As my Facebook friends will know, sometimes the netball teams … Continue reading

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Game of Groans

13 April 2013, AFL, Melbourne Demons v West Coast Eagles, 2.10pm, MCG Die Hard 6 – Bruce Willis has to support the Dees for a year and see if he can survive There are certain things that many of my … Continue reading

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Up and down and back again

11 April 2013, Mixed Netball, Motley Diamonds v Vikings, 8.25pm, Albert Park I was nervous on Thursday. We were coming into a grand final but we were missing our defensive rock, Julian. Julian had been such an asset for our … Continue reading

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Some gain, some pain

9 April 2013, Mixed Netball, South East Metro Swish v Spread Eagles, 7.40pm, Ryan’s Reserve, Richmond. It was great to be back on court with the Swish this week. The team had won one and lost one while I was … Continue reading

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