TEAM FOCUS: Ballina Bombers talk tactics between quarters at Fripp Oval, Ballina on Saturday
TEAM FOCUS: Ballina Bombers talk tactics between quarters at Fripp Oval, Ballina on Saturday Contributed

Bombers' big win over rivals

THE Ballina Bombers winning streak in local Aussie Rules continues with all three teams recording wins over the Lismore Swans at Fripp Oval, Ballina.

The Senior men's team stole the limelight this week, showing skill and class, beating the Swans by an extraordinary 114 points.

Reserves were impressive this week too, kicking 13 goals to win by 70 points.

The Bombers senior men's team face its toughest test of the season this weekend when they take on defending premiers the Byron Bay Magpies.

Lismore travels to take on the Tweed Tigers at Seabreeze Oval, Pottsville.

Ballina game results and awards:

Reserves: Bombers: 13.5 total 83 to Swans 2.1 total 13

  • Brighton St Best on Ground Award: Steve Adams
  • Freewave second Best on Ground Award: Matt Rath
  • Players Player: Ben Adams

Women's: Bombers 4.6 total 30 to Swans 1.1 total 7

  • Bonefish Bar Best on Ground Award: Abby Mitchell
  • Shortys Bar second Best on Ground Award: Georgia Cole
  • Freewave third Best on Ground Award: Megan Cornwell
  • Players Player: Tash Brady

Senior Men's: Bombers 20.15 total 135 to Swans 3.3 total 21

  • Beef and Beach Best on Ground Award: Simon Thorson
  • Shortys Bar second Best on Ground Award: Wilson Thomas
  • Freewave third Best on Ground Award: Joey Ward
  • Players Player: Simon Thorson


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