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Roos save best to very last
Monday, 25th February, 2013
It was party time for the South Cricket Club on Saturday night after they finally registered their first win of the season in a thrilling one-wicket victory over North at the Alma Oval.
In a low scoring game, North batted first and could only compile 104 runs from 37 overs. South got the runs in the 23rd over but in doing so lost nine wickets.
Swim records tumble
Friday, 15th February, 2013
By Kurtis J Eichler
Long-standing records were smashed and Murray toppled Darling at Railway Town Primary School's swimming carnival yesterday.
Gloomy overcast skies hovered over the Regional Aquatic Centre, threatening to put a dampener on what promised to be a sunny day in the water.
Borrowed machinery allows Jube work to begin
Wednesday, 13th February, 2013
By Emily Roberts
With the help of the Broken Hill Golf Club, the AFL Broken Hill board has been able to start maintenance work on the Jubilee Oval.
AFL BH Chairman Peter Nash said it was a great example of community engagement with the golf club loaning its aerator and tractor to AFL BH.
Mr Nash said it was good to see sporting bodies working together and he hoped that AFL BH could repay the favour.
Little League needs parents to pitch in
Tuesday, 12th February, 2013
By Darrin Manuel
The city could once again boast its own Little League baseball competition if enough parents and volunteers come onboard.
Broken Hill Baseball President Nathan Spratt has been holding skills sessions and practice games for aspiring baseballers since October 2012, but says it's time the kids had a proper competition to enjoy.
Mr Spratt said he hoped to create a four-team under 12 little league - featuring newlycreated teams the Orioles, Athletics, Cardinals and Rays.
Wednesday, 6th February, 2013
By Darrin Manuel
South's preseason campaign is only two weeks old, but new coach Peter Johns already knows exactly what he wants from his players.
Johns is looking to assemble a list of dedicated and selfless players who will put the needs of the team first.
After the bitter disappointment of last year's grand final defeat against North, the "team first" approach appears a good strategy to help the Roos galvanise and rebound in 2013.