Power Press - Round 12

CDHBU were on the road this week to Henty.  In perfect weather conditions the Power come home with three wins and one loss in the footy, while in the netball, we broke even with three wins a piece.
Under 14's -  Our youngsters of the club once again started the day with a win, this week by nine points.  Luke Murphy, Ben Wilson and  Justin Roach were the standouts for the Power. 
CDHBU   3.9.27   def  Henty  3.0.18 
Guy St Store - Luke Murphy;  Ladies Committee -  Ben Wilson; Travel Link - Justin Roach;  Encouragement Awards - Kane Barbour, Mark Playford & Tim Gilchrist.
Under 17's -  Our 17's weren't quite up to the task this week against Osborne, going down by 113 points.  CJ Smith tried hard around the ball, while Justin Robb and Harry Downing never gave in.
CDHBU  2.6.18  def by  Henty  20.11.131
Austral Cleaning - Corey Smith; Travel Link 1 - Justin Robb; Travel Link 2 - Harry Downing.
Reserves -  The Reserves are back on the winners list with a hard fought 15 point win.  Dave Lethbridge was in and under everything, Nick Hogan was solid in defence and Dennis Tomlinson & Daniel King put in great games.a great game.
CDHBU  11.14.80  def  Henty  9.11.65  
Don's Mug - Dave Lethbridge;  Netball Award - Nick Hogan; Club Award - Dennis Tomlinson; Stubbies - Daniel King.
Seniors -  It's been a long time between drinks but our Seniors are finally back in the winners circle.  Our boys were switched on from the first bounce to the final siren and all players were contributors this week which was great to see.  Paul Lavis put in a fine performance, new utility player Doug Lavis was outstanding in the middle, Ryan Rhodes was terrific in the midfield, while Wes Amor was superb in the backline.
CDHBU  18.10.118  def  Henty  9.14.68
Sam's Mug - Paul Lavis; Meat on the Murray - Doug Lavis; Netball Award - Ryan Rhodes; Club1 - Paul Lavis; Club 2 - Wes Amor; Club 3 - Jayme Hicks; Club 4 - Leigh Bedford; Club 5 - Aaron Phibbs.
Juniors -  Our Under 14 girls found the going a bit tougher than usual, winning by 13.  Stephanie Phibbs played a solid game in the midcourt, while Georgina Ross was strong in defence.
CDHBU  28  def  Henty  15
Ladies Committee - Stephanie Phibbs; Focus Engineering - Georgina Ross.
Intermediates -  The Under 16 girls were too classy for their apponents, winning by a massive 40 goals. Ruby Svarc was once again Best on Court, while Erin McGregor put in a mighty effort in Wing Defence.
CDHBU  57  def  Henty 17
Ladies Committee - Ruby Svarc; Focus Engineering - Erin McGregor.
C Reserve -  Our C Reserve were far too strong for their apponents winning 47 - 21.  Lana Rhodes was strong in goals, while Hayley Chester and Andrea Norman put in fine performances.
CDHBU  47  def  Henty  21
Belle Chevaux BOG - Lana Rhodes;   Beauty Lane - Lana Rhodes; Other best - Hayley Chester & Andrea Norman
C Grade -  Our C Graders played out a thriller but were unable to come away with the win, going down by four.  Stacey Amor played a brilliant game in defence, while Bronwyn Collins was strong in the midcourt.
CDHBU  28  def by  Henty  32
Alan Robb Pumps BOG - Stacey Amor;  Sportspower - Stacey Amor,  Other best - Bronwyn Collins & Elly Webb.
B Grade -  The B Grade all put in 100% and that shows on the court.  It was a great game but we went down to 2nd placed Henty by 8 goals.  Loren Filliponi worked hard in goals, Linda Revell was great in defence and Catherine Svarc was strong in the midcourt.
CDHBU  43  def by  Henty  51
Gyles Newsagency BOG - Loren Filliponi;  Ricky D's Pizza - Loren Filliponi;  Other Best - Linda Revell & Catherine Svarc.
A Grade -  Our A Grade were up against last years premiers.  Although we put the pressure on early, we were unable to keep this up for the entire game and Henty run away with the win by 22 goals.
CDHBU  32  def by  Henty  54
A & A Automotive BOG - Tamsyn Bainbridge;  Meat on the Murray -  Tamsyn Bainbridge; Other best - Simone Hanrahan & Tasanee James.
Auction Winners - Seniors: Doug Lavis,  Reserves: Dave Lethbridge,  Netball - Tasanee James.
100 Club - Draw 4 - 1st Brendan Talbot (66), 2nd Lindsay Seymour (6), 3rd Graeme Hicks (99).  Draw 5 - 1st Geoff Smethurst (84), 2nd Crow Carroll (35), 3rd Grame Hicks (99).  Draw 6 - 1st Robert O'Halloran (97), 2nd Ian Bock (41), 3rd Brad Talbot (31).  Draw 7 - 1st Ian Playford (71), 2nd Graeme Wilson (47), 3rd Geoff Smethurst (84).  Draw 8 - 1st Lindsay Seymour (6), 2nd Terry Mardling (85), 3rd Jayme Hicks (46).  Draw 9 - 1st B & M Linklater (52), 2nd Brendan Talbot (66), 3rd Jim Hickey (59).
Club Notes - Don't forget the club are holding a Players Review this Saturday night at Coreen, so get your acts together.  Could all please bring a casserole.
This week we are at home to the BB Saints for what will be a very competitive day of football and netball.  So let's all get out to Coreen this Saturday and show your support to the POWER.


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