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Sports Reports May 12, 2021

12th May 2021

Junior SoccerUnder 10s - The Phantoms took on the TAS side in their first home game for the season. TAS played well early with some good play forward and were unlucky to score with a good shot that struck the crossbar.The Phantoms picked up a penalty...

Close games at home

11th May 2021

Guyra could have easily come away with two wins from its first home game day of the season, but had to cop two close losses on the chin instead. A late try to teenage man of the match Liam Whitehill wasn’t enough to get the Super Spuds home as ...

Caspers top of the table

11th May 2021

After a week off Guyra came up against second on the table South Armidale in strangely warm and very humid conditions. Guyra started the game very slow and steady and a highly dubious call from the referee in the first 15 minutes gave the Scorpions a...

Successful gala day for Junior League

4th May 2021

Guyra Junior League hosted a highly successful GALA day on Saturday. The organisation involved in hosting a GALA Day is phenomenal and the Club would like to thank so many people for their hard work and volunteering on the lead up to Saturday and the...

Tough start to season for Spuds

4th May 2021

The Super Spuds return to the New Red Hill for a huge Ladies’ Day clash with old rivals Narwan this Saturday. After a tough opening round at Glen Innes the Guyra sides are hoping for better luck on home turf and have planned some acti...

Sports Reports May 5, 2021

4th May 2021

Men’s BowlsThere was only two Club Championship games played over the weekend: In Club Pairs Murray Bourke and Cameron Peardon played Colin Stanley and Corby Kliendienst. I witnessed this game and right from the start, Col and Corby held the up...

Sports Reports April 28

28th Apr 2021

Men’s BowlsSaturday April 24th saw two games played:In Major Singles: David Wilcox played John McIlwain, this was a very tight game early and it wasn’t until end 21 that any gain was made by either bowler, that was John who gradually open...

Cricket Presentations

27th Apr 2021

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Great start to the season for Caspers

21st Apr 2021

It only seemed like yesterday that we were cheering on 3rd grade in their grand final victory and we welcome 2021 to see what this brings. Second grade welcomed back some wonderful players this season and one new player took a step in the right direc...

Sports Reports April 21

21st Apr 2021

Men’s GolfLast Sunday the Regional Australia Bank district championships were played. The district champion for 2021 is Tim Murray from Armidale with Michael Jackson runner up. Scott Mendes is the Nett champion, runner up was Bob Constance.The ...

Sports reports April 14th, 2021

14th Apr 2021

Ladies BowlsLadies have had a busy start to the year, playing in Regional Championships. Guyra was represented in Open pairs in Guyra, the Senior Pairs at Walcha, the Senior 4s at Uralla, and the Open Triples at Ex Servies, Armidale. We also had team...

Spudettes lead the way

13th Apr 2021

The Spudettes got a taste of the try line in Saturday’s second pre-season game against Narwan and turned it into a feast. After heavy defeats in a trial against Kootingal and the first pre-season game against Inverell, the Guyra girls had ...

Grand final win for third grade

30th Mar 2021

Guyra Cricket Club was represented in three grand finals on the weekend. Unfortunately only one team came away with a victory, with the third grade side coming out winners in their rematch with Ex Services.In the junior finals both the under 15s and ...

Great experience for junior tennis players

30th Mar 2021

Harry and Isabella Purvis travelled to Bathurst on the weekend to represent the North West region in the Under 12’s State Teams Tennis Carnival.  This was a wonderful experience for Harry and Isabella. Isabella and Harry both received an a...

Sports Reports March 17

17th Mar 2021

Men’s BowlsThe Guyra No.4 Pennant team travelled to North Tamworth Saturday March 13th to play round 4. The Guyra team was not used to slow greens and as a result they struggled at first letting North Tamworth get off to an early lead. After 41...

Under 14s go undefeated at Gala Day

16th Mar 2021

Last Tuesday, GCS sent across 22 boys to partake in an under 14s and under 16s boys rugby league 9s Gala Day organised by the NRL in Inverell. Playing for the first time under new League and Union head Coach, Mr Jason Walker, the boys displayed all t...

Spuds back in action

16th Mar 2021

Senior rugby league is back in Guyra after Saturday’s day of trials at the New Red Hill climaxed with a win for the Super Spuds in A grade.Visitors Kootingal made it hard for the Spuds until the last 10 minutes when the home side ran away to a ...

Melted Moments wins Horse of the Year

9th Mar 2021

A group of Guyra racehorse owners are celebrating following the Clarence River Jockey Club’s Horse of the Year dinner which was held on Saturday March 6th.Melted Moments, locally owned by Belinda Lenehan, Jenny Tierney, Wendy Jackson and Angela...

Anglers Club Presentation Day

9th Mar 2021

The Guyra Anglers Club Inc. held a successful AGM and Presentation day on Saturday March 6th. Congratulations to all our winners in fishing and raffles. A huge thanks to those that bought raffle tickets and to the following businesses who supplied ou...

Veterans Annual Open Day

9th Mar 2021

Last week the Guyra Vets ran their Annual Open Days. Monday saw over 50 players compete in a Four Ball Stableford. The winners were Phil Devlin and Col Walls with a score of 44 points. Runners up also with 44 were Wendy George and Debbie Heffernen. T...

Two teams through to finals

9th Mar 2021

Guyra will be represented in two semi finals of the Armidale District Cricket Association competition this weekend.The third grade side are minor premiers following a good win in the final competition round against Ex ServicesCraig Lockyer carried hi...

Sports reports March 10

9th Mar 2021

Men’s BowlsSaturday March 6th saw round 3 of the No 4 Pennants played when Guyra No.4 Pennant team played North Tamworth at Guyra. The scores were relatively even for the 63 ends played, but for Guyra they were narrowly beaten. Guyra needed two...

Primary Swimming Champions

2nd Mar 2021

On Friday February 15th, students from Year 2-6 at Guyra Central School had their annual swimming carnival. The weather started off hot however as the day progressed it started to cool off. The winning house was Nincoola and the winning house for the...

Large fields for golf at Guyra

2nd Mar 2021

Vets GolfLast week a large field of 103 enjoyed the great weather and well prepared course to compete in the second round of the New England Pennants. Thanks to the Guyra Bowling and Recreation Club for helping us to handle such a large field within ...

Women’s Bowls President’s Day

2nd Mar 2021

On Tuesday February 23rd, we had a very successful Presidents Day. Twenty six teams attended from Delungra, Kootingal, Bendemeer, Armidale Ex Services, Glen Innes, Inverell, Uralla, Armidale City, Walcha and Guyra. Apologies came from Tingha, Bingara...

Billy earns his stripes

24th Feb 2021

Billy Youman has been earning his stripes on the football field this year.The Guyra 16-year-old may be the youngest player in the squad and the only Group 19 player, but he is proving himself worthy of his selection in the Northern Tigers Under 18s r...

Swimming sensations

24th Feb 2021

On the fine summer’s day of Wednesday February 10, Guyra Central School held their secondary swimming carnival. It was outstanding to see the participation and sportsmanship displayed, with most students entering in a race and substantial suppo...

2021 Golf Champions decided

16th Feb 2021

The club golf championships for 2021 have been run and won. Saturday saw the Guyra Smash Repairs third round which was won by Aiden Purvis with 63 Nett. The runner up on a countback was Bob Constance . Nearest to the pins were Beau Orchard on the 7th...

Sports Reports February 17, 2021

16th Feb 2021

Junior Rugby League On Monday night the Guyra Junior Rugby League Committee meet to start organising the 2021 season. The club is looking strong with teams from under 7’s to under 17’s and all girls league tag teams, Junior League Tag, I...

Sport reports February 10, 2021

10th Feb 2021

Men’s BowlsSaturday February 5th saw three games of Open Singles played despite the weather. John McIlwain played Mallie Walls, Mallie was ahead 13 shots to 11 shots by end 14 and looked as though he would he could go on with his game but John ...

Cricket Masters Tour coming to region

9th Feb 2021

The Australian Cricket Association (ACA) Masters Cricket Tour will be coming to Armidale on February 25 and 26, 2021. It will be a jam-packed couple of days of cricket and fun for all, and will be the largest sporting event the region has seen in a l...

Nail biting victory for Guyra

26th Jan 2021

Guyra’s first grade cricket side triumphed over Hillgrove on Saturday in a game that came down to the wire. With some of their regulars out this week they had to call up players from the lower grades.Guyra got off to a rocky start losing early ...

Super Spuds clear the cobwebs

26th Jan 2021

More than 30 players brushed away the cobwebs at the first Super Spuds’ training session last Thursday night.  The club was pleased with the turn-out and is still receiving registrations from new players every day.A coach for the wome...

Top of the Range Fours

26th Jan 2021

In ideal weather conditions The Top of the Range Fours was played. 24 teams stepped onto the greens, they came from: Moree, Murrundi, Barraba, Werris Creek, Kootingal, South Tamworth, Bingara, Inverell RSM, Macksville, Armidale City, Inverell Sportie...