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Adelong basketball star shoots for the big time in the US

ADELONG basketball star Amelia Hassett has had her outstanding sporting talents recognised by being recruited to the prestigious American college Virginia Tech. It continues a meteoritic rise in the popular sport for the 19-year-old,...

Goalball – a sport for vision impaired

GUNDAGAI hosted a come and try day for the “toughest sport you’ve never heard of” on Saturday, with the intent of making it a regular occurrence in the town. Many people would agree they have...

Depleted Plains grind to victory

ON a day when bowling shined brighter than batting, an understrength Tumut Plains prevailed by 56 runs over the Murrumbidgee Mankadders at the Bull Paddock on Saturday. Plains were missing Stephen Gill, Nathan Butt, Dylan...

Jesse to take the bull by the horns

TUMUT bull rider Jesse Pendergast plans to literally take the bull by the horns, in a bid to make a name for himself on the rodeo circuit in the United States later this year. The...

Junior rugby league out of the picture for Tigers

A POST on the Gundagai Tigers Rugby League Football Club’s Facebook page has confirmed the sad news the Tigers will be unable to field under 16 and under 18 sides this season. With a Group...

Plain brilliance from Plains

TUMUT Plains scored their second win over Coolac this season with a commanding eight-wicket victory at the Bull Paddock on Saturday. Plains bowled first, and took regular wickets and dried up the runs throughout the...