Sport

Dees fall to Roos

By Southern Riverina News

Jerilderie’s A grade girls went up against another strong opposition side in the Deni Rovers this week, going down by 35 goals.

Rhiannon Roe joined the team this week showing great skill and ability to contain her opponent in the ring.

Young Grace Leeds also stepped up for a half from under 17s showing good potential.

Elise Watson had busy game displaying determination and perseverance in defence making sure there were plenty of opportunities to get the ball back down the court.

Final score, Deni Rovers 59 to Jerilderie24. Awards: Wunnamurra - Watson, Barlow Ag - Roe, Colony Inn - Tanya Rorato.

B grade played a great game against a well drilled Rovers side, going down by the slimmest of margins.

Issy Catena was great in goals standing tall against some physical defenders and Millie Stonnill had a best on court game in defence.

Final score, Deni Rovers 38 to Jerilderie 37. Awards: Bonshaw - Stonnill, SD Landscaping - Skye Nash, Colony Inn - Catena.

It was a well contested game from the C grade girls this week despite going down to the Rovers by eight goals.

Final score, Deni Rovers 38 to Jerilderie 30. Awards: Lawton Ag Spraying - Casey DiLullo, JNC - Tianni Given, Colony Inn - Laura Ham.

C reserve played a good game this week but Deni were too strong on the day, running away with a 38 goal win.

Final score, Deni Rovers 49 to Jerilderie 11. Awards: Jerilderie Sports Club - Shianne Mason, IGA - Fee Edwards, Colony Inn - Pa Patu.

With strong defence and great pressure through the mid court Jerilderie’s Under 17s came away with a commanding 25 goal win against the Rovers.

Anna Pinnuck and Grace Leeds were very strong in defence creating turnovers at will. This was aided by great pressure in the midcourt by Charlie Mason, Katie Marshall and Ally Barlow.

Final score, Jerilderie 48 to Deni Rovers 23. Awards: BOC - Grace Leeds, Magic Scissors - Ally Barlow, Colony Inn - Katie Marshall.

The U13s had a tough game against Deni going down by 11.

The score didn’t reflect the game however with a great defensive play by all players.

Final score, Deni Rovers 13 to Jerilderie 2. Awards: Michelle Baker BOC - Harmony Patu, Jerilderie Newsagency - Abbey A’Vard, Colony Inn - Tori Lawton.

A great game this week from all the U11s girls who continue to improve and learn more each week, working on their passing and spacing down the court.

Awards: Makatak - Chelsea Winn, Colony Inn - Miley Conn, Jerilderie Bakery - Rachel Baxter.