IN the penultimate round of the Adelaide Plains Football League home-and-away season, Bute wrapped up the minor premiership with a convincing 15.18 (108) to 8.4 (52) win at United’s Long Plains Oval.
BUTE suffered its first loss of the Adelaide Plains Football League season on Saturday as Mallala excelled in the wintery conditions to win 9.14 (68) to 3.5 (23).
ENTERING the game as the undefeated Adelaide Plains Football League A-grade leader, Bute handled its business comfortably against Hamley Bridge as the Bombers’ losing streak approaches 60 home-and-away games.
IN the Adelaide Plains Football League’s first clash of the Roosters, Bute supporters have said its win against Two Wells was “the best they’ve played in nearly 10 years” as it produced a 13.8 (86) to 7.1 (53) win on home soil.
IN an extraordinary round in the Adelaide Plains Football League, perennial mid-packers United pulled out one of the more improbable upsets in recent memory, defending its home turf with a four-point win against red-hot flag favourites Two Wells.
ROUND two of the APFL season saw Bute host, and win, its first game as part of the league, with United being the side to make the long trip up to the Yorke Peninsula.
AFTER heading into halftime of its round one Adelaide Plains Football League clash at Mallala with a surprise lead, United’s performance in the ‘premiership quarter’ let it down to ultimately come up two goals short, losing 8-6-54 to 10-6-66.
A full Adelaide Plains Football League team-by-team preview has been put together by the Bunyip ahead of this Saturday’s season kick-off.