Sport Recent

Upper Hunter Cricket: Round 10 Results

By Russell Sakey RESULTS: Representative Cricket: Upper Hunter v Cessnock fourth round – John Bull Shield Cessnock 83 Upper Hunter Fielding: Josh Cooper 2/21 off 4 overs Tim Carter 2/9 off 4 overs Jake Chapple 1/15 off 5 overs JD McClymont 2/18 off 6 Gavin Newton Smith 1/13 off 2 overs Mick Davidson 2/5 off […]



Posted in Sports Recent | Comments Off on Upper Hunter Cricket: Round 10 Results

Veteran’s Golf: July 10

By Graham Turvey It’s always a pleasure to play at Muswellbrook Golf Club with the careful organisation of the pro Jason and then to enjoy the good value meals after the game. Twenty-five Vets came on Tuesday, July 10 for an individual and then a random aggregate stableford event. Red Palmer blitzed the field with […]



Posted in Recent News, Sports Recent | Comments Off on Veteran’s Golf: July 10

A Natural – Darcy Moore

By Mike Wong Darcy Moore is a Scone Grammar School (SGS) student you may see on the streets of his home town in Merriwa. But then again you may not see him, as his speed and agility have earned him a place in a Combined Independent Schools (CIS) touch football team destined to compete in […]



Posted in Recent News, Sports Recent | Comments Off on A Natural – Darcy Moore

Veteran’s Golf Report: July 3

By GrahamTurvey THERE was a good roll-up of 22 Vets for their stableford event at Denman Golf Club on Tuesday, July 3 with the weather delightfully mild and still, and the course in great winter condition. Thanks Brian Dever for organising the pies for lunch as usual. Welcome to visitor Phil Collins. Crows were active. […]



Posted in Recent News, Sports Recent | Comments Off on Veteran’s Golf Report: July 3

Scone Golf Report: June 20

SCONE PLAYERS EXCEL AT TOURNAMENT By Lyn Banks The Hunter River District ladies golf championship tournament was played over two days at Cypress Lakes and Hunter Valley Golf Clubs. See photos below. On a very cold and windy day the singles event was played at the challenging Cypress Lakes golf course on Monday June 18. […]



Posted in Recent News, Sports Recent | Comments Off on Scone Golf Report: June 20

Veteran’s Golf: June 12

By Graham Turvey THE veteran golfers is a great organisation to be a part of because of the generosity of the members with motorised carts as they kindly offer rides to the other players. Mateship is valued. On Tuesday, June 12 twenty-one vets played a stableford round at Muswellbrook on a chilly morning. Later they […]



Posted in Recent News, Sports Recent | Comments Off on Veteran’s Golf: June 12

Zone, State and National Reps Ready

By Rachael Finlayson LAST weekend saw 21 Bunnan members represent the Hunter Valley at the NSW Polocrosse Zone Championships hosted by the Muswellbrook Club. The Hunter Valley Junior girls’ team, which included Jillie Rose, Nicole Martin and Jorji Taffe, ran out winners with Jillie getting Best No. 1 and Nicole winning Champion Junior Australian Stock […]



Posted in Recent News, Sports Recent | Comments Off on Zone, State and National Reps Ready

Veteran’s Golf: May 29

By Graham Turvey THERE is always something new at Murrurundi and on Tuesday, May 29 the 18 Vets who played a stableford event, noticed the new and colourful tee signage donated by generous local business sponsors on all tees; looks great! John Norman did best to win with 38 points from George Campbell 2nd 35 […]



Posted in Sports Recent | Comments Off on Veteran’s Golf: May 29

Veteran’s Golf Report: April 17

By Graham Turvey Once again we welcomed Judy Miles (with apologies from her sons) for the presentation of the Ossie Miles Trophy – the first of the major golf events for 2018 for the Upper Hunter Vets, on Tuesday, April 17 at Muswellbrook Golf Club. Thank you to Jason and Beryl in the pro shop […]



Posted in Recent News, Sports Recent | Comments Off on Veteran’s Golf Report: April 17

Scone Golf Report: April 5-9

By Lyn Banks The Scone golf ladies played the second Monthly Medal for a Melanie’s Jewellers Trophy on Thursday, April 5 at Muswellbrook. Lyn Banks narrowly won the medal with 71 nett from Jo Brown on 73 nett. On Saturday, April 7, Stacey Dykes had a fine round of 68 nett to win the Muswellbrook […]



Posted in Sports Recent | Comments Off on Scone Golf Report: April 5-9

Veteran’s Golf: April 10

By Graham Turvey Fifty-two vets played in the first round of the Challenge event between Upper Hunter Vets and Henbury Vets on Tuesday, April 10 at Muswellbrook Golf Club. Thank you to the Henbury golfers for making the trip. Treasurer Bob and Captain Phil did a wonderful job organising the draw, score cards, the shot-gun […]



Posted in Sports Recent | Comments Off on Veteran’s Golf: April 10

Veteran’s Golf Report: April 3, 2018

By Graham Turvey ON Tuesday, April 10 at Muswellbrook Golf Club we will play the first round for 2018 of the Challenge event against Henbury vets. As they will have been travelling for over two hours, please have some cakes, slices, scones, jam and cream etc for the Henbury players to refresh themselves, by 8.00 […]



Posted in Recent News, Sports Recent | Comments Off on Veteran’s Golf Report: April 3, 2018

Veteran’s Golf: March 20

By Graham Turvey Thank you to the Denman volunteers, including Martin Byrne and Brian Dever, who keep the golf course in such good order, especially the greens – some of the best in the region. A war-bird was having good fun flying around the course using us for target practice it seemed. There were 9 […]



Posted in Sports Recent | Comments Off on Veteran’s Golf: March 20

Veteran’s Golf: March 13

By Graham Turvey A beautiful autumn day for golf for the 24 Vets who played a stroke and putting event at Aberdeen where the much greener fairways had been kindly trimmed allowing lots of run, was enjoyed on Tuesday, March 13. Scoring was keen with lots of scores in the 60s. Graham Guest was tops […]



Posted in Sports Recent | Comments Off on Veteran’s Golf: March 13

Scone Golf Report: March 11 and 12

By Lyn Banks On Sunday, March 11, the Scone Golf Club men’s pennant team was up early to travel to Dungog to play Paterson. Unfortunately, the three fourball matches went to Paterson, but the match was close with the pairs of Mick Alsleben and Red Palmer, and Ross Banks and Geoff Ferguson both losing 1 […]



Posted in Sports Recent | Comments Off on Scone Golf Report: March 11 and 12

Upper Hunter Cricket: March 10

By Russell Sakey RESULTS “A” Grade  Aberdeen A  182 defeated Merriwa 117. “B” Grade Belltrees Bushrangers 9 / 75 defeated Aberdeen B 74. Aberdeen A 182 off 40 overs. J Smith 41, C McNeill31, N Connor 31, A McNeill27, E Tickle 19. G Sheehan 4 / 34, D Monroe 2  / 34, N Blackadder 2 […]



Posted in Sports Recent | Comments Off on Upper Hunter Cricket: March 10

Scone Golf Report: March 1 – 5

By Lyn Banks ON Thursday, March 1 the Scone lady golfers played an 18 Hole Stroke for the first Monthly Medal and Golf NSW Medal round. In heavy conditions at the Muswellbrook Golf Course, Lyn Banks was the winner of the Melanie’s Jewellers Trophy with 73 nett. Annie Woods was next best with 74 nett. […]



Posted in Sports Recent | Comments Off on Scone Golf Report: March 1 – 5

Upper Hunter Cricket: March 3

By Russell Sakey SEMI FINAL RESULTS – A Grade Belltrees 131 off 40 overs H Quinlivan 63, C Parry 25, M French 16* B Strachan 4 / 12, D Munro 2 / 30. tied with Merriwa 9/131 off 40 overs B Strachan 32, G Sheehan 27, J Osmond 18*, B McCosker 4 / 29, D […]



Posted in Sports Recent | Comments Off on Upper Hunter Cricket: March 3

Men from Snowy River Take the Challenge

THERE must be something in the water at Tumut, or perhaps it is just the breed of stock man from the Snowy Mountains that led to Sam Webb claiming the title of King of the Ranges and 14 year old Tom Denson taking out Junior King of the Ranges last weekend in Murrurundi. Sam Webb […]



Posted in Recent News, Sports Recent | Comments Off on Men from Snowy River Take the Challenge

Upper Hunter Cricket: February 24

By Russell Sakey ROUND 18 RESULTS Results are in and after a weekend of some intense cricket , the order is :- #1 = Belltrees with 82 points #2 = Merriwa on 80 points #3 = Rouchel on 80 points #4 = Aberdeen on 70 points #5 = Belmore Bulls on 68 #6 = Aberdeen […]



Posted in Sports Recent | Comments Off on Upper Hunter Cricket: February 24

Scone Golf Report: February 26

NEW GOLF COURSE TOUR – By Lyn Banks Great interest regarding the new Scone golf course is being expressed by members and others in the local community. Construction of the re-designed Scone golf course is progressing as planned with opening of the new course expected around mid-year. A site inspection of the current progress has […]



Posted in Sports Recent | Comments Off on Scone Golf Report: February 26

Scone Junior Cricket: February 24

By Tracy Officer ROUND 14 RESULTS UNDER 14’s: Denman 3/53 defeated Scone Cavaliers 10/51 Denman Innings: Gilbert – 12, T. McKenzie – 2/4; Will Eveleigh – 5, W. Stair – 1/3 Cavaliers Innings: Collins – 30, H. Atkinson – 1/3; Blake – 10, C. Dowell – 1/ 2 Scone Wanderers 2/80 defeated Muswellbrook Bower 10/77 […]



Posted in Sports Recent | Comments Off on Scone Junior Cricket: February 24

Veteran’s Golf: February 27

By Graham Turvey Thank you to head green keeper Brad for having the greens beautifully trimmed on Tuesday, February 27 for the 28 Vets who played a stableford event at Muswellbrook after the welcomed rain. The volunteers, like Les Cope also do a very professional job in keeping the course in top condition. Christine Smith […]



Posted in Sports Recent | Comments Off on Veteran’s Golf: February 27

Veteran’s Golf: February 20

By Graham Turvey Welcomed cloudy skies and some rain were at Denman Golf Course on Tuesday, February 20 when 13 Vets played a stableford event. Best player was Terry Mitchell with 34 points from President Bruce Robinson 2nd 32 C/B and Gary Gray 3rd 32. Balls went to Captain Phil Ledgerwood 31, Lindsay Hodge and […]



Posted in Sports Recent | Comments Off on Veteran’s Golf: February 20

Upper Hunter Cricket: February 17

By Russell Sakey Round 17 Murrurundi won their second game for this season, as the fine form of Ben and Peter Crowe continues. Merriwa also continue a fine run of form, but are now being forced to play their key bowlers at the front end of the innings, to make sure of the pressure on […]



Posted in Sports Recent | Comments Off on Upper Hunter Cricket: February 17