Busselton Advance To Colts Grand Final

Busselton have defeated Southern rivals Augusta Margaret River, to advance to their third Colts Grand Final in four seasons, with a 49 win in this mornings Preliminary Final.

Despite and even first quarter, the Magpies dominated the rest of the match, leading by 32 points at half time, the same margin at the final change, before keeping the Hawks scoreless in the final quarter, setting up a Grand Final against Carey Park at Hands Oval next Sunday.

Ben Taylor kicked four goals for the winners, to take his tally to 76 for the season, with Mack Candy and Reece Payne amongst the best for the black and whites.


Busselton  3.0-18  8.3-51  10.4-64  12.9-81
Augusta Margaret River  2.0-12  3.1-19  5.2-32  5.2-32

Goals:  Busselton – Ben Taylor 4, Josh Harris 2, Reece Payne 2, Jack Williams, Brody Delaney, Jack Barnes.  Augusta Margaret River – Mitch Miller 2, Liam Peillon, Angus Currell, Jonah Brooks
Best:  Busselton –  Mack Candy, Reece Payne , Brodie Macartney, Blake Cann, Jack Williams, Luca Davis.  Augusta Margaret River – Darcy Currell, Jonah Brooks, Lachlan Allan, Banjo Watkins, Jacques Fabre
Ground:  Hands Memorial Oval
Umpires: Cameron Edmonds, Daniel Ebert, Martyn Tompkins (Emg Damien O’Donoghue replaced Martyn Tompkins first quarter due to calf injury)
Reports: Nil
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