Saturday, March 24, 2018

Three-peat for Tigerettes

September 11, 2015 by  

Lani's medals

The number on Lani Watson’s jumper (pictured above) couldn’t be any more appropriate as the Tigerettes completed a three-peat of premierships last Sunday.

Disappointingly, the timing of this year’s Women’s Grand Final clashed with the men’s elimination semi-finals, so not as many Tigers supporters as we would have liked got to see the game live.

However, people were kept up to date through social media, and some through watching the live stream, and score updates buzzed around Allinsure Park throughout the Tigerette’s game.

The final scoreline of 4.3.27 to Molonglo’s 2.5.17 suggests the game was a typical low-scoring, hard-fought final. At three-quarter time the scores were even closer at 3.1.19 to 2.3.15.

When the girls made their way back to Allinsure Park it was clear to all that the Grand Final had been a tough affair.
Premiership medallions draped around the girl’s necks were the only clear giveaway that they had actually been successful. Most of the girls looked a combination of exhausted and relieved.

But in customary fashion, the girls recovered quickly and celebrated long and hard.

In thanking the girls for their efforts, Coach Robert Anderson said “the Grand Final victory was a great reflection of the never say die attitude of the group in not accepting defeat or backing down and staying positive. I am extremely proud of all of you.”

…and so are all of us in Tigerland.

Final Score

Queanbeyan Tigers         2.1-13    2.1-13    3.1-19    4.3-27
Molonglo Juggernauts   0.1-1      1.2-8      2.3-15    2.5-17
Queanbeyan Tigers
Goal Kickers: H. Dunn 2, S. Thomas, K. Reid
Best Players: C. Reid, F. Lieschke, N. Rakic, E. Holopainen, L. Flakelar, J. Froud

2015 Premiership Players:

Charlee Cremerius
Hannah Dunn
Lauren Flakelar
Jacinta Froud
Megan Godfrey
Erin Grocott
Emma Holopainen
Keely Johnson
Tess Kolaric
Steph Konatar
Fallon Lieschke
Chelsea Marolt
Anne McRoberts
Natasha. Rakic
Cassie Reid
Kate Reid
Carly Res
Ella Ross
Vicky Small
Shaylee Thomas
Kristen Turner
Lani Watson
Brooke Gay
Chelsea Gibson
Ash Dand
Chlodagh Sutherland
Monica McGrath


Robert Anderson

Team Manager:

Joan Vosnakes


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