Three major news items, read carefully!
1. GRAND FINALS
Our WSL3 ladies were defeated by La Trobe University on Thursday night (8-4) and are now out of finals contention. So we have 4 teams confirmed for the grand final games being played on Saturday, with the added bonus (for spectators and players alike) to stay on after their games and watch the Victorian Seals (men & women) play off for the beyondBlue Cup. The schedule for Essendon teams on Sat Dec 5 is :
9.30am MSAC-2 Ess MSL6 Vs NYP Dragons
10.15am MSAC-1 Ess YthG(U16s) Vs Richmond
11.45am MSAC-2 Ess MSL4 Vs La Trobe Uni
12.30pm MSAC-2 Ess JnrW(U18s) Vs Richmond
2.30pm VicSeals Vs NSW Hurricanes (women) beyondBlue Cup
3.45pm VicSeals Vs NSW Hurricanes (men) beyondBlue Cup
To see the full grand final schedule across all grades, go here :
We wish all our teams the very best for their GF games, and hope all our other players can attend to offer support from the stands. Good luck everyone!
2. JUNIOR GAMES
Our juniors also play their last games for the year THIS SUNDAY, December 6 at Ringwood :
2.00pm 12/U Mixed Essendon vs DVE Aquatic
(14/U Girls have a bye)
3. XMAS BREAK-UP AND WINE RAFFLE DRAW
Finally I can announce our Club Christmas Party and Wine Raffle Draw will be held on SUNDAY, DECEMBER 13 from 1pm. It will be a casual affair, with a BBQ in Footscray Park (near VU Pool) – hope everyone can make it!
Now for a pre-Grand Final edition wrap, where you can check out some junior action, as well as photos from last year’s club Xmas Party in The Weekly Wrap : Junior R10 & Xmas Wrap