Junior Rovers fly flag

Kicking forward: Fourths player Isaac Behsman gets a kick away in Saturday’s game.

The junior Rovers flew the flag for the club on Saturday against Waaia.

The thirds and fourths both took away wins, while the seniors and reserves fell short.

The thirds showed some great form in their game and were able to record a big win over the young Bombers.

They saw plenty of teamwork and great contributions, despite being a bit low on numbers.

Best players: Brodie Elphick, Cameron Wills, Jack Van Lieshout, Jack Hussey, Jackson Muldoon-Leetham and Connor Didcock.

Awards: T McCully Construction - Brodee Hussey; Parts Central – Cam Wills; Barber & Threadz – Jack van Lieshout; Design & Build Cabinets – Jackson Muldoon-Leetham; That Pizza – Jack Hussey; Rovers Canteen – Connor Didcock; Subway – Luke Holloway.

Final score: Rovers 30.20 (200) to Waaia 0.0 (0).

The fifths took on Waaia this round at Memorial Park, bringing home another convincing win.

Rovers dominated in each quarter, leaving Waaia scoreless.

Best players: Jesse Jervis, Baxter Cowley, Dexter Hardman, Brody Wills, Jerrah Caruso and Spencer Cowley.

Goals: Spencer Cowley (6), Andrew Smith (4), Jesse Jervis (4), Coby Bysouth (3), Baxter Cowley (2), Isaac Behsman (1), Jerrah Caruso (1).

Awards: Fanmac Ag – Jesse Jervis and Baxter Cowley; Central IGA – Spencer Cowley; Rovers Canteen – Brody Wills; Maccas – Jake Harvey; Subway – Tom Wallace and Michael Garner.

Final score: 22.13 (145) to Waaia 0.0 (0).

The youngest Rovers had a good game making up two teams with our own players and a small number of Waaia players.

It was good to see them all developing their teamwork and skills.