Sport

Ladies tee off for Breast Cancer

16th Oct 2019

Last week was our annual Tee off for Breast Cancer Day. Our ladies dressed in pink to support this worthy cause. All proceeds from the day were donated to the charity. Thank you to the lady golfers and the Guyra Bowling and Recreation Club for donati...

Spuds on their way back

16th Oct 2019

The Super Spuds are on their way back for 2020 and have high hopes of fielding three teams. Player interest is so strong there is a chance the Spuds could compete at U18s level for the first time in about a decade and should also assemble formidable ...

Our Bronzed Aussie

16th Oct 2019

Sara Brazier competed in the Western Australia Special Olympics Invitational State Games which were held from October 2nd to 9th. Sara competed as part of the Hunter Special Olympic team in swimming and ten pin bowling with the following results.Swim...

Sport Shorts October 16th

15th Oct 2019

Cricket Cricket gets underway this weekend and Guyra will be fielding four junior and three senior teams in the Armidale District Competition. The first grade competition was under threat due to water restrictions which meant the preparation of turf...

Sports Shorts October 9th

9th Oct 2019

Ladies’ Golf Last week we had a field of 13 ladies play for Shona Mulligan’s trophy in warm sunny conditions. Jenni Jackson was the winner with a score of 40 points. Karen Oehlers was the runner up on a countback from Wendy George with ...

Soccer celebrates with awards

2nd Oct 2019

In our final report for the 2019 Soccer season we would like to thank everyone that helped make this season great. It is not just the committee, coaches and players that make a season successful. We thank the families and the community as a whole for...

League players ready but committee needed

2nd Oct 2019

The Guyra Rugby League Club has been inundated with enquiries from potential players for the 2020 season and could field up to three teams in the Group 19 competition.The only major stumbling block might be finding individuals to fill key committee p...

Ladies win at Inverell

2nd Oct 2019

Last week we had some of our ladies travel to Inverell to play in the NEDGA 4BBB/Veterans Tournament. Pip White and Wendy Jackson won the 18 Hole Net Trophy with 42 points. Well done ladies.Here in Guyra a small field played a Bisque Par game with Ka...

Sports Shorts October 2nd

2nd Oct 2019

Men’s Bowls The results of a Major/Minor Pairs played Thursday September 26th by arrangement. Cameron Peardon and Robert Moore played Dan Kennedy and Grahame Starr, after a close encounter for the first 7 ends Dan and Grahame forged ahead with...

Sports Shorts September 25th

25th Sep 2019

Men’s BowlsThere is not much to report on this week, until the selectors meet and select the antagonists for the 2019/2020 Club Championship programme.The weekend saw only one game of Bowls played and that was a Quarter Final of the Major/Minor...

Soccer Club Presentation Day

24th Sep 2019

The Guyra United Soccer Club held their Presentation Day on Saturday at the Guyra Recreation Fields. With great weather and a relaxed atmosphere our Junior and Senior players, coaches and their families came together to enjoy a BBQ lunch and presenta...

Nail biting finish to grand final

18th Sep 2019

The Guyra Shamrocks Under 11 hockey team played in a nail biting game against ESC in the Grand Final on Saturday. With the score at the end of the game being 1-1, the game went into 10 minutes extra time with still no change in the score and both tea...

Successful year wraps up

18th Sep 2019

Guyra Hockey have had a very successful year with 4 of 7 teams making it to grand finals which were played at the weekend. On Sunday the C grade men, 2nd grade woman and A grade men played in their respective finals. C grade men showed their skill an...

Sports Shorts September 18th

18th Sep 2019

Come and try cricketWoolworths Cricket Blast is a fun and fast program for kids of all abilities to learn the skills and play Australia’s favourite sport. Buzzing with the energy of big bash cricket, Woolworths Cricket Blast teaches kids how to...

Men's Bowls report

18th Sep 2019

Men’s BowlsWell I’m back and I would like to thank David Wilcox for standing in for me in my absence. The Annual General Meeting was held Sunday September 15th and was well attended by both Bowling Club members and Golfers.After the concl...

Caspers season over

11th Sep 2019

The Caspers were at home against TAS in the qualifying final on a very wild windy day. The boys gathered early at the ground to prepare themselves for what they knew would be a very challenging game against a young and enthusiastic team in very tough...

Amazing win for U11s

11th Sep 2019

The Under 11 junior hockey team have made it to the Grand Final defeating PLC in the final played on Saturday 7-3. PLC have been one of the top teams to beat this year so this was an amazing win for Guyra.All the players really stepped up their game ...

Junior League presentations 2019

11th Sep 2019

Guyra Junior Rugby League (GJRL) held their annual presentations on August 31st wrapping up another successful year.GJRL President Gina Lockyer said that it had been a year of growth for the club with 130 players registered, up more than 50 on last y...

Junior soccer comes to a close

11th Sep 2019

Unfortunately, Saturday saw the end of the 2019 soccer season for all of our junior teams with the 12B Spirits and the 14A Ghosts being defeated in their semi-finals in Armidale. Our other Junior teams, Under 6s – Under 10s, also played their f...

Sports Shorts September 11th

11th Sep 2019

Ladies’ GolfLast Wednesday there was no golf played at Guyra as 12 ladies ventured out to play in the VW Scramble out at Inverell. It was a fun warm and dusty day on a very dry course which contributed to some very low scores with the locals wi...

Two more State titles for Guyra Central

4th Sep 2019

On August 27th the Guyra Central School secondary under 16 years touch football team travelled to Dubbo to participate in the Central Schools Under 16 years Touch Football - Knock out finals. They successfully qualified for this event by winning the ...

Busy weekend for Junior Soccer

4th Sep 2019

This weekend was a busy one for Junior Soccer. Our 14B Lil Caspers and 16A Jnr Caspers played their final games for the season. The 12B Spirits and the 14A Ghosts cemented their places in the semi-finals and we wish them luck this Saturday 7th of Sep...

Home final for Caspers

4th Sep 2019

The Caspers travelled to Inverell for the second week in a row with a Grand Final spot up for the winner. They needed a good start and in the early exchanges were completely dominating the Inverell side. This continued for the first 20 minutes until ...

Sports Shorts September 4th

4th Sep 2019

Tennis The Guyra Tennis Club is looking for interested tennis players to come and have a social hit on Thursday 5th September 2019 at 6pm. Come and play for free on the night and receive a free sausage sandwich. If you are interested in attending, p...

Caspers outclassed at Inverell

28th Aug 2019

The Caspers travelled to Inverell on Saturday with the minor premiership up for grabs. With plenty to play for the Casper’s prepared themselves well before the game and were ready to take on the Inverell outfit.The game started out sloppy with ...

Champion of Champions Tennis Tournament

28th Aug 2019

Aidan, Harry and Isabella Purvis travelled to Inverell on the weekend to compete in the Northern NSW JDS Champion of Champions Tennis Tournament. Isabella came runner up in the Under 10 Girls singles, Harry came 3rd in the Under 12 Boys singles and A...

Heading into final weeks

28th Aug 2019

Junior soccer is heading into the final weeks of the season with the majority of games being held in Armidale. The Under 6s – Under 10s have two rounds left with their last games for the season being played on the 7th of September. The Under 12...

Sport shorts August 28th

28th Aug 2019

Thursday Night Mixed Tennis Competition The Guyra Tennis Club is looking for interested tennis players to come and have a social hit on Thursday 5th September 2019 at 6pm. Come and play for free on the night and receive a free sausage sandwich. If y...

A day to remember for under 12s

27th Aug 2019

Saturday August 24th, 2019 will be a day that 18 Guyra boys will remember for a long time. The under 12 Super Spuds were in Ashford to defend their title in the grand final. The Guyra team oozed experience with this being the third grand final for so...

Under 12 Super Spuds grand final bound

21st Aug 2019

Guyra’s under 12 rugby league team will be the only team representing the club in this weekend’s grand finals. They will take on the Warialda Wombats at Ashford. Despite a home ground advantage, and their best efforts, the Junior Leagueta...

Home semi final up for grabs

21st Aug 2019

The Caspers were at home on the weekend to a very dangerous TAS side with the Caspers knowing a win would wrap up the minor premiership. The start has been a problem for the boys and this weekend was no different with the Caspers finding it hard to s...

Sport shorts August 21st

21st Aug 2019

Junior soccerIt was a relatively quiet weekend for the last round of home games for Guyra Junior Soccer for this season. The Under 6 Spooks had a forfeit, the Under 7 Jellybeans had the BYE and the Under 8 teams faced each other in a derby match. The...

Veterans go down to Yamba

14th Aug 2019

Last week six players enjoyed wonderful weather at Yamba to play in their “DR” Vets competition.Unfortunately, Guyra was well and truly beaten 253 to 154. Evidently, the Guyra players could not handle playing on grass.The hospitality of t...

Guyra hosts finals this weekend

14th Aug 2019

On the weekend three Guyra Junior Rugby League teams travelled to Warialda to contest in the Semi Finals. The Guyra Junior Spuds under 14 side have earnt themselves a home final against Inverell and a chance to play in this year’s Grand Final, ...

Slow start for Caspers against Souths

14th Aug 2019

The Caspers travelled to Armidale on Saturday to take on South Armidale on a very cold and extremely windy day. These were very tough conditions and the South Armidale side warmed to their task straight from the kick off, starting at a blistering spe...

Cold weekend on the sideline

14th Aug 2019

With freezing winds, occasional sleet and dark clouds, the conditions in Armidale were challenging for our junior teams this week. Unfortunately, between sides struggling with illness and a lack of opposition, a number of our teams did not play on Sa...

Massive weekend for Guyra Soccer

8th Aug 2019

What an amazing display of community spirit, pride and sportsmanship by the Guyra United Soccer Club on Saturday. The weather was perfect, the canteen was up and running, the coffee was brewing (thanks to Chris from CJ’s Coffee Co.) and the mor...

Caspers sneak home against Glen Innes

8th Aug 2019

Caspers took to the field against old foes Glen Innes in front of a large and vocal Guyra crowd on Saturday. The boys were out to impress and started off proceedings well, knocking the ball around well and totally dominating possession but finding it...

Success on the sporting field

6th Aug 2019

It has been a busy period for school sport with Guyra Central School students competing in a number of different fields. On Friday, July 26th, three students travelled to Eastern Creek to compete in the PSSA and CHSSA NSW State Cross Country Champion...

Great weekend of junior soccer

2nd Aug 2019

Guyra Junior soccer teams took to the field this week in Armidale, Uralla and Guyra for a great day of soccer in beautiful weather. The teams enjoyed their return to the field after a few weeks off and there was some quality soccer being played.This ...

Polished effort from Caspers

1st Aug 2019

The Caspers travelled to Armidale to take on the very youthful Ex-Servies side on the weekend. This is a team the Caspers have had trouble with all year, with the biggest winning margin being just 1 goal in the 3 previous matches.The Caspers seemed t...

Guyra Pennant bowlers at State Playoffs

30th Jul 2019

Guyra No 7 Pennant Bowlers travelled to Nelsons Bay on the weekend to play in State playoffs. Their first game was against Mingara with Guyra losing 66-48. Steven Sole’s team lost 13-23, Scott Campbell’s team lost 12-26 and Anthony Bull&r...

Show of heart by Caspers against Inverell

23rd Jul 2019

The Caspers took to their home ground on Saturday, against second placed Inverell in what was a very important game. The boys were on song from the kick off, controlling the ball and dominating possession without really pressuring the goals. This cam...

Soccer trip of a lifetime for Sarah

23rd Jul 2019

When she played her first game of soccer for Guyra as a seven-year-old, Sarah Rosten began a journey that will see her embark on a tour of the United Kingdom and France in early 2020.The Guyra Central School student was selected in the North West tea...

Canteen the winner on freezing day

17th Jul 2019

The Guyra Junior Super Spuds and supporters put in a cold freezing windy day on Saturday, July 6th at the Sporting Complex where they took on Ashford. Guyra had a great day winning all games except the Senior League Tag. The cold weather in Guyra doe...

Trio take on best in the State

10th Jul 2019

Three Guyra district players represented their schools at the recent NSW PSSA Open Rugby League Championships which took place at St Marys in Sydney. Rave Brazier and Brendan Landsborough from Guyra Central School and Wahkeem Patterson from Black Mou...

Busy week for soccer juniors

26th Jun 2019

It has been a busy week for Junior Soccer with Alex Rowe, the Miniroos Development Officer at NNSWF, spending some time with our younger teams on Thursday afternoon. Alex showed our Coaches and players some great games that are designed to develop th...

Guyra pile on the points against Ashford

16th May 2019

Guyra’s junior teams were in top form on the weekend in their first round of games following the school holiday break. They played Ashford at home at the Sporting Complex, and dominated the western visitors taking out six of the seven games. T...

Foursomes title for Guyra pair

16th May 2019

A contingent of golfers played at the Tenterfield Golf course last week in the New England District Tournament. Eighty competitors included visitors from the New England, North West, Northern Rivers,  Metropolitan Districts and Queensland. The...

Polding winter trials

15th May 2019

On Friday May 3rd, two students from St Mary of the Angels represented the school at the Polding Winter Trials in Tamworth. Shanae Wark (Soccer) and Jessica Taylor (Hockey) had previously competed at the Diocesan Winter Trials and were picked in the...