Saturday, 7th December, 2019

Soccer

New Lambton survive second-half Wolves surge to punch ticket to decider

New Lambton have confirmed their place in the Women’s Premier League decider at Rockwell Automation Park next Sunday afternoon, after surviving a late scare from South Wallsend to claim a 7-5 aggregate victory over...

Merewether save best yet for crunch-time against finals rivals Warners Bay

Merewether battled through a tight contest with Warners Bay at John Street Oval, drawing on their 3-1 lead from the first leg to book their ticket to the Women’s Premier League grand final next...

Tara Andrews gives Eagles ascendancy with semi-final hat-trick against the Wolves

New Lambton have put one foot in the Women's Premier League final with a 3-1 win over South Wallsend on Sunday evening at the Lake Macquarie Regional Football Facility, with three away goals giving...

Merewether hold advantage over Warners Bay heading into ‘do-or-die’ reverse fixture

Merewether have claimed a strong lead in the first leg of the Women’s Premier League semi-finals with a 3-1 win against Warners Bay at Myamblah Oval on Sunday afternoon. The defending champions found their first...

Jets return in doubt for Emily van Egmond following season-ending surgery

Newcastle's midfield superstar Emily van Egmond has called time on her 2019 season after confirming she will be undergoing ankle surgery to remedy an injury sustained during the Matildas' 2019 Women's World Cup campaign. Van...

Premier League braces for playoffs as Merewether victory seals top four makeup

The Women’s Premier League top four makeup has been settled after Merewether secured a 4-1 win over South Wallsend at Walker Fields on Sunday afternoon in the closing round of the regular season. United climbed...

Panthers clinch second with Kingsley hat-trick as clash offers finals football preview

The league may have been treated to a semi-final preview early, as Warners Bay edged Merewether 3-2 with a second-half comeback at Myamblah Oval in the competition’s penultimate weekend. United took the early lead in...

Merewether issues warning with finals-clinching win: Top four should be fearful

Merewether’s 3-1 win over fifth-placed Wallsend at Myamblah Oval has sealed the Women’s Premier League’s playoff picture, leaving the Red Devils caught nine points adrift of the postseason with just two games left in...

Hunter trio share stories of resilience, strength with young sports stars at education seminar

Nearly one hundred young female sports stars and their parents from the Hunter region hung on every word at Hunter Sports High's gymnasium as Cassidy McLean, Gema Simon, and Sam Poolman shared their stories...

New Lambton clinch premiership with second-half spillover at Arthur Edden

New Lambton have claimed the Women’s Premier League title in 2019, with a 4-1 win over Wallsend at Arthur Edden Oval clinching the top spot for the Eagles three rounds out from finals. The result...