A FANTASTIC performance by the Gawler/Playford SAPSASA softball team saw the young side take home the gold medal after an undefeated week at West Beach.
WEEK two of the Gawler & Districts Softball Association brought plenty of big hits and scores at Karbeethan Reserve on Saturday, with Kangas and Two Wells coming out on top in the division one fixtures.
FORMER Gawler Eagles Lachlan Brook and Pacifique Niyongabire both netted their first career goals for Adelaide United in the Reds’ 5-3 goal-fest win over Perth Glory.
GAWLER Eagles’ run of seven-unbeaten came to an end on Saturday as Eastern United jumped the club on the pitch, and then jumped it on the ladder, taking top spot as the last remaining unbeaten side.
SPORTING clubs have been amongst the hardest hit by the outbreak of COVID-19, with all activity suspended and unable to resume until restrictions are lifted.
FOR the second time in Gawler and District Softball Association history, the Junior State Softball Championship was held at Karbeethan Reserve in late February, and was a rousing success.
GAWLER will be inundated with the state’s best young softballers in a three-day tournament next month at Karbeethan Reserve, with more than 500 athletes and family members expected to attend.
SINCE Dianne Dibben started playing softball at 12-years-old, because her older sister was playing, she said the thought of quitting has never really crossed her mind.