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4 wins from 5 – Round 4 Review.

Winter certainly arrived last weekend and with games from one end of town to the other the Tigers were stretched with many volunteers absent for varying reasons. Thank you to all those who assisted on Saturday especially those traveling between grounds making sure everything ran accordingly.

Four wins from five games with wins to the Men’s 1st Grade, Reserve Grade, Under 18 Rising Stars and Tigerettes 1st Grade. The Tigerettes Reserve Grade were well defeated by Belconnen.

The full results are recorded below and for full competition Ladders click on the below link –


Photo Gallery at the bottom of this article – Photos by Danny Webster.

Under 18 Grade Rising Stars

Once again, the Tigers fielded a youthful Under 18 Grade team and although fairly dominate throughout, inaccuracy in front of the big sticks nearly robbed them of a win. Posting 10 behinds in the first quarter they struggled throughout the rest of the game with Marist taking the lead with a strong wind in the final few minutes only to see the Tigers post an unexpected last-minute goal to steal victory on the siren. The game played at Marist certainly favored the students by way of support and home ground advantage.Marist  1.0  3.0  4.0  7.4 46Queanbeyan  0.10  3.11  4.15  6.15-51


Goal Kickers: O. Hicks 2, A. Kent 2, S. Quirk, L. Palisi, N. Dunphy Best Players: L. Palisi, S. Quirk, H. Howden, O. Hicks, I. Egan, S. Brearley


Goal Kickers: H. Hunter 3, N. Wright, W. Taylor, J. Fahey Best Players: B. Greenwood, J. Gay, H. Hunter, J. Gilbert, S. Frost, C. O”Shea

Tigerettes 1st Grade.

Playing at the same time as the Under 18 Grade but at Gunghalin, the Tigerettes 1st Grade proved too strong for their opponents in a replay of last year’s Grand Final. The Tigerettes dominated from the outset and ran out comfortable winners.Gungahlin  1.1  1.1  1.2  1.2-8Queanbeyan  1.2  2.4  6.7  8.8-56


Goal Kickers: C. Taylor Best Players: B. Tully, C. Taylor, S. Rubino, R. Bink, C. Perman, M. Martinovic


Goal Kickers: C. Hamilton 2, J. Hamilton 2, M. Galloway, A. Hamilton, M. Godfrey, L. Watson Best Players: K. Dobing, M. Galloway, C. Hamilton, C. Taylor, J. Hamilton, H. Dunn

Tigerettes Reserve Grade

The Tigerettes Reserve Grade team were up against Belconnen Magpies at Kippax and were in for a tough encounter with another first-year team. The Magpies were apparently strengthened with a few senior grade players dropping down from their previous night’s game and ran out comfortable winners by games end.Belconnen Magpies  3.3  6.6  6.10  9.14-68Queanbeyan Tigers  0.0  1.0  1.0  1.0-6

Belconnen Magpies

Goal Kickers: M. Gorham 2, E. Pease, T. Reid, M. McCaskill, K. McGinty, C. Rosenbaum Best Players: M. Gorham, E. Pease, K. Bailey, E. Hunter, J. Clark, E. Hicks

Queanbeyan Tigers

Goal Kickers: M. Hurley Best Players: M. Hurley, G. Michl, S. Arcus, J. Shea, Y. Helmers, K. Pye

Tigers Men’s Reserve Grade

The Reserve Grade encounter played at Gunghalin, with the Tigers and were far too strong in unpleasant conditions on Saturday afternoon.  The Jets were short on numbers and accordingly both teams played with 16 afield.  Great to see Paul Slater returning to the paddock even though briefly and youngster Anthony LoPilato returning after surgery during the off season.Gungahlin  1.0  2.0  2.0  2.0-12Queanbeyan  6.2  9.4  16.8  22.10-142


Goal Kickers: E. Parkin, B. Graetz Best Players: D. Hansen , K. Archibald, R. Ferguson, E. Parkin, M. Reynolds


Goal Kickers: B. Fruend 6, D. Lord 4, M. Bernasconi 4, J. Bridger 2, H. Kelly 2, A. Lo Pilato, D. Ross, W. Morshead, J. Murphy Best Players: D. Lord, J. Bridger, D. Ross, H. McKenzie, B. Fruend, J. Bowyer

Tigers 1st Grade.

The Jets would receive 7 Canberra Demon players for this encounter and were very impressive under new Coach John Love.   Having struggled over the past few years, they were competitive throughout the day and have certainly improved from past performances.  The Jets have a bright and rewarding future if they can build a strong supporter and player base.Gungahlin  2.1  4.2  5.4  7.6-48Queanbeyan  5.2  10.3  12.5  16.10-106


Goal Kickers: J. Looby 3, B. Corbett 2, J. Osborne, M. Hambleton Best Players: M. Hambleton, B. Corbett, J. Looby, J. Osborne, L. Martin, M. McGovern


Goal Kickers: T. Clowry 5, Z. Derksen 4, M. Grocott 2, T. Collins, C. Palombi, M. Lawrence, S. Lancaster, B. Lagana Best Players: K. Evans, T. Clowry, Z. Derksen, T. Conroy, J. Bryce, J. Lehman

Next Weekend

All competitions take a break next weekend to accommodate representative fixture matches – except for the Tigers Under 18 Grade team that will play (yet again) Ainslie on Saturday morning at Ainslie Oval – the match commencing at 10.00 am.

Call for Support! Car Raffle – Flyer

In 2018 our Major Raffle will be drawn at the Long Luncheon Event at the National Press Club on Friday 15th June. It will be a Reverse Draw Raffle with the last 6 tickets drawn being the winners of the prizes which becomes extremely exciting!

There will also be two special prizes drawn through the day which has been kindly donated by the National Press Club. The special draws will be two $150.00 vouchers at the Press Club with the 1st Ticket Drawn collecting one voucher and pending ticket sales the 2nd Ticket Drawn (approx. half way) will collect the second voucher.

We are seeking your support for our 2018 Queanbeyan Tigers Major Raffle. (see attached flyer)

You do not need to be in attendance to win a prize and your odds of winning one of the 8 prizes is enhanced as we are only selling 5oo tickets in the draw.

Tickets are only $100 each and can be purchased via email or over the phone, you can Direct Deposit your purchase and or pay by c/card over the phone (If doing an EFT please notify me via email so I can clearly mark your name on your ticket):

Account Name: QBN Tigers FC

BSB: 633000

Acc: 146698311

Ref: surname raffle

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