will play in the Gridiron Victoria semi-finals after winning its quarter-final against the South Eastern Predators 57 - 0
. Next weekend the team will play rivals Monash Warriors and will be looking to repeat the 26 - 0 victory in Round 7
Congratulations to Athletics
Club member and Commonwealth Games silver medalist Lisa Weightman who finished 8th in the 2018 New York City Marathon last night in a time of 2:29.11
. She was the only Australian in the top 50, with the 2nd highest Australian woman finishing 70th.
The Women's State League 2 Water Polo
team are unbeaten and on top of the ladder
after 11 rounds, with 9 wins and 2 draws. The Mens State League 1-2 Combined team are sitting in 5th place
, but will take heart from a 9 - 7 win over 3rd-placed MC Blackballs last Thursday.
, the First XI's match vs Geelong will continue next weekend after play was halted with Melbourne 5/57 from 31 overs
, after Geelong were all out for 188 from 63.5 overs. The 2nds made just 2 runs from 1 over
before the end of play, following Geelong's score of 317, while the 3rds are yet to bat
. The 4ths batted first and made 118 runs
, while Geelong got off to a solid start at 1/54.
The Men's State League 2 Futsal
team drew 2 - 2 with Northcote FC
, retaining 2nd spot on the Futzal Oz ladder
. A tight and tense contest with few goals saw Melbourne's goalkeeper Anandra Putranto named man of the match, while Sergey Lakolev and Euikik Park nabbed a goal each.
In the Futsal
Club's Friday Night League grand final, ManChestHair United 2.0 defeated The Lonely Liams 6 - 3
. Despite the Liams leading 2 - 1 thanks to goals from James Gledhill and Oli Wu, United dominated the 2nd half courtesy of league golden boot winner Jack Harden's brace. The match was livestreamed here
. Oriental City were the Silver League champions, defeating Borussia Teeth 4 - 2.
The Royals will play in a semi-final. Photo courtesy Mozzed Video and Photography.