APFL top 50 of the decade

20: Andrew Hardiman – Two Wells Every coach would love a player like Hardiman in their side. Mind you, the number of last minute withdrawals from games with back issues might cause a brief rethink of that position. Overall, a bloke who stands at 6’1 or 6’2 in the old scale who can play anywhere […]

Juniors join in

On Sunday, June 14, Two Wells Golf Club (TWGC) hosted the Mid North Juniors for their monthly event. There were 23 junior golfers ranging in age from eight to 18 years. Four of them played nine holes and the rest played the full 18-hole course. This was the first time TWGC hosted one of these […]

Virginia fields two senior soccer teams

The children at Virginia United Soccer Club have been eagerly awaiting the return of matches since March. Their first home games were Saturday June 27. The Elizabeth and Districts Junior Soccer Association has done a wonderful job at restructuring the season so we will still get 14 rounds. Seniors also kicked off their season that […]

Hang the frocks back up, see you next year!

LAST month, Adelaide Plains Netball Association (APNA), Northern Areas Netball Association (NANA) and North Eastern Netball Association (NENA) followed the lead of Yorke Peninsula, Port Lincoln and Greater Flinders netball association and voted to cancel the netball season for 2020. This decision now leaves all associations under the ‘Northern Regional Netball Committee’ (NRNC) without a […]

APFL top 50 of the decade

50: Brent Harris – Mallala Very handy tall forward who formed a solid partnership with Angus Bruggemann and Ben Parish at times during the middle and later parts of the decade. Aggressively attacked the ball and packs and proved pretty agile for his size. Probably could have kicked a lot more goals if he finished […]

Soccer kicks off at Virginia

Not even a cold, wet afternoon could keep these keen soccer fans from finally taking to the field. Last month junior training at Virginia United Soccer Club kicked off, with wind and rain hampering training drills but not dampening enthusiasm. After weeks of uncertainty due to the Coronavirus pandemic, the club’s youngest players held their […]

Two Wells Golf Club results

Ladies Tuesday, May 19, eight ladies vied to take out most stableford points to win first round of the club stableford trophy. Judi Frost top scored with 18 points over the back nine holes followed by Leanne Brooks 15, Deb Lamont 14, Kath Stubing and Jen Rowe 12, Pauline West 9, Pauline Donlon and Mara […]

Making way for new synthetic turf

Irene Giannikos reports Over the past two months, work has been progressing steadily towards having the site ready for the installation of synthetic turf. The natural turf was sold to local families, as reported in last month’s edition of the Echo. The seats had to be removed to allow access to a local contractor Tim’s […]

Riders return for dressage drill

The sound of hoofbeats and neighs once again rang out from the home grounds of Two Wells Equestrian and Pony Club last month as Covid-19 restrictions finally began to ease. The Lewiston-based club hosted a Lower North Zone dressage and rider development clinic with top dressage rider and local instructor, Ann Smith, on Saturday May […]