Gosford vs Barnstoneworth D South Report

It’s sometimes said that consistency is one of the hardest things to achieve. This certainly seemed to be the case with Barnstoneworth this week when we met for a re-match with a team we beat 7-1 earlier in the season. Missing some key players and having only one reserve didn’t help the situation, but let’s […]

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Barnstoneworth D South vs Southern Ettalong Match Report

After the storm of scandal and fiasco generated by his last match report, your correspondent approached this one with considerable trepidation. Fortunately though, the match in question today was one fought between two equally-matched sides who both played with gusto, and it could have gone either way quite easily. From the sideline, the game appeared […]

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Wyoming vs Barnstoneworth D South match report

** We have edited part of this report as it has caused offence for which we sincerely apologise ** This was a closely-fought game that started out as a walkover, and ended in farce, debacle and a seriously disabling injury for fullback Anthony Broadbere, cut down in the midst of the best attacking foray we’ve […]

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Match Report for Barnstoneworth D South vs Avoca

It was a glorious day for a lunchtime match at Erina’s centre of academia versus the dreaded Avoca. They rocked up seemingly fitter and younger than last year, whilst we rocked up in Brown’s Cow’s fashion and with some trepidation as our talisman, big Dave, was out following an injury he received whilst playing for […]

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Barnstoneworth D South vs Gosford Match Report

What a difference a week (and two players) makes. After going down 5-1 to South Ettalong in a fairly shambolic performance last week, Barnstoneworth turned up to Frost Reserve to find Andy and Tom Lynch available upfront. Within five minutes of the starting whistle, a long lob from Jason Bush found Chris Peers in the […]

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Barnstoneworth D South vs East Gosford Report

After being rained off several weeks before, the match against East Gosford became D-grade’s final game for the season, having finished fifth in the competition. As the team had been formed only the year before to play in F-grade, and was composed largely of non-soccer players, this was considered no mean achievement, and, but for […]

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Woy Woy vs Barnstoneworth D South Report

Blazing sunshine and a sticky pitch awaited Barnstoneworth when the team finally managed to find Austin Butler Oval Two, about five minutes before kick-off. With minimal warm-up and missing their goalkeeper, Barnstoneworth made the obvious decision to put their star striker Peter ‘Pez’ Miller in goals. At the end of the previous game against Mountains, […]

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Mountains vs Barnstoneworth D South Report

After experiencing some difficulty finding the ground, the Barnstoneworth team welcomed Damien Vane-Tempest back to the centres following a long absence. Despite it being mid-winter in high-altitude banjo country, it was a blazing sunny day, and the sweat broke out within five minutes of the opening whistle. So did the first goal, when Brendan ‘Macca’ […]

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