Eagles under 16s prevail…just

THRILLER: Nick Watson rifles out a handball while (from left) Trent Smith and Sam Thomson look on during the under 16s’ nail-biting three point victory. PHOTO: Pam Zierk-Mahoney

ON Sunday the under 16s faced another challenge in the Wangaratta College team.

With conditions slippery and windy it was going to be testing for both sides.

In the first term the boys had the breeze and made the most of it to post three goals to one to take a good lead into the break.

Pat Mahoney was continuing his run of form with plenty of marking and dash off half forward, and was supported well by ‘The Bull’ Smith.

The midfield was working hard in what looked a very even battle with Geordie, Joel and Harry in particular finding plenty of the ball. 

The second term was a reverse of the first with College dominating the play.

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