Gibson takes on challenge of S5000 at Sandown
From driving go-karts at 10 years old, former Benalla and Melbourne-based driver Michael Gibson will this weekend take to Sandown in the new S5000 category for round six of the Shannons Nationals.
The Benalla Hockey Club celebrated a successful 2019 season at its Presentation Night on Saturday, held at Ella Goose.
In a pleasant surprise for the Goorambat Football and Netball Club, life member and past player Kevin Nolan was awarded the Oven’s and King League Volunteer of the Year award at this year’s grand final breakfast on Saturday.
Right now Benalla bowls brothers Tyson and Koby Cromie are midway through the action of the Australian Schools Super Series, with the pair representing Victoria this week in Queensland.
In a heart-stopping clash at Dookie Recreation Reserve on Saturday, hometown heroes Dookie United combined for a strong second half to end Nagambie’s season in the preliminary final.
Benalla basketball trio Remi Nicholas, Reese Gilbert and Milly Evans have capped off a stellar season with North East Bushrangers, beating Altona 42-35 in the Victorian Junior Basketball League Grand Final at Werribee last weekend.
After dominating the GVHA B Men’s trophy in the past, winning three in a row from 2012 to 2014 as well as the title in 2017 and 2018, reigning premier Benalla couldn’t claim a second hat-trick in its B Men’s grand final against Echuca on Saturday, defeated 6-2.
After just missing out on a top three finish for MTX Best Trick in Minneapolis in August, Rob Adelberg has gotten himself back on the podium at the X Games in Norway, taking home a silver medal earlier this month.
The Benalla and District Junior Football League’s 2019 season came to a recent close with its Under-16, Under-14 and Under-12 awards presentations, with several players recognised for their strong seasons.
Benalla is getting the band back together, with premiership player Jake Pallpratt set to return to his hometown club after signing on for his first senior coaching role with the Saints.
Likely you’ve never heard the phrases hip whip or jammer or passing the star.
Benalla’s Meaghan Webster is set to head off to Brisbane this weekend, after strong community support — as well as being backed in by the Benalla Young Sportsperson Trust — has seen the soccer star raise the funds required to compete interstate for the Team Vic 18 Years and Under Girls’ Soccer Squad at the School Sport Australia championships.
In a weekend of thrills, spills, rain and then some spectacular spills the Winton round of the Australian Superbikes had the major event of the day end early after three red flags.
Being named joint winner of the McCormick Medal for the Best and Fairest player in the Under-16 Wangaratta and District Junior Football League competition might have come as a bit of a surprise for Benalla’s Lachy Boyle earlier this month, but it was ultimately an achievement two years in the making for the young midfielder.
A man was located with life-threatening injuries on the Murray Valley Highway in Cohuna. It is believed the incident happened about 6am but the man was unable to be revived and died at the scene. More to come
Homicide Squad detectives have charged an Echuca man with murder following the death of another man in Daltons Bridge near Cohuna yesterday. A 29-year-old Daltons Bridge man was located with life threatening injuries at an address on Easton Rd...
Emergency services are responding to a major collision on the Goulburn Valley Hwy near Gillespies Rd. The highway is closed in both directions and is under Victoria Police control. It will re-open when it is safe to do so. Drivers have been asked to...