Park Ridge Pirates match reports

The Park Ridge Pirates under 15 girls played their best game of the season on Friday night against a tough Yeronga team. The Pirates came out strong dominating from the beginning and winning every quarter. The team is ready to play their semi-final on Sunday. Final score Park Ridge 13.7.85 to Yeronga 4.4.28.

Focus: A Pirates player scoops up a loose ball. Photo: Terry Ashdown

Focus: A Pirates player scoops up a loose ball. Photo: Terry Ashdown

Under 12s

Park Ridge Pirates under 12s travelled to Wilston Grange for a must-win game to guarantee a finals position. The game started tight, with the ball equally in each forward 50. The Pirates held a slight lead at the first quarter’s end 0.1.1 to 1.3.9. The second and third periods showed signs of improvement with the Pirates spreading the ball and looking for free players to come in at the final change with a 39 point lead. The Pirates held strong to come away with a solid win 1.4.10 to 6.10.46. 

Under 9s

The Pirates’ under 9s traveled to Sherwood on Saturday. They played great fast and spirited football to the final siren.