Final pre-season hit out for Bombers
Essendon play its final match of the pre-season series this weekend when it meets Hawthorn at Casey Fields on Saturday afternoon. Kicking off at 2pm, Casey Fields in the home of the Casey Scorpions and can be found at 160 Berwick-Cranbourne Rd, Cranbourne East (Melways Map 134 D7). And while you are at Casey Fields, watch some of the younger Essendon players in action as the Bendigo Bombers play against the Coburg Tigers in a practice match after the seniors game, starting at approximately 4:45pm.
Gumbleton impresses as Bendigo crush Coburg
The Bendigo Bombers scored a resounding 47-point win over the Coburg Tigers in a practice match that followed the main game at Casey Fields this afternoon. The final scores were: Bendigo 17.9 (111) defeated Coburg 10.4 (64).
Hille and Bradley in the clear
David Hille and Kepler Bradley are both available for Essendon’s round one clash with Adelaide on Sunday week after their reports were thrown out by the match review panel this afternoon. Hille was reported for striking and Bradley for a head high bump but it was found that neither player had a charge to answer.
Last chance to gear up for Essendon’s Womens Network
Matthew (our esteemed captain), Linda, Helen, Jason (our 2005 Best & Fairest Player), Roz, Sarah, Scott (Campo to his friends), Caroline, Nicole, Jay (our number 38), Kate, Pat, Richard (part of the club’s new powerhouse), Kerri, Libby, Kevin (our illustrious coach), Jillian, Jane, Carla, Paul, Majorie, Sue, Elaine, Terrie, Anne, Lynette, Phil, Melissa, Tiffany, Rhonda, Joan, Marleen, Dimi, Margaret, Barbara, Tony, Julie, Mary-Anne, Rosemary, Tess, and Debra will be there will you?