Walter Pless on Association Football http://www.walterpless.com.au/ Sat, 05 Sep 2015 14:06:24 +0000 Joomla! - Open Source Content Management en-gb Zebras win place in final with victory over South Hobart http://www.walterpless.com.au/2015/march/zebras-win-place-in-final-with-victory-over-south-hobart.html http://www.walterpless.com.au/2015/march/zebras-win-place-in-final-with-victory-over-south-hobart.html

DJ and Hey

Photo:  A beaming Zebras president Nick Di Giovanni (left) with coach Chris Hey after the game [PlessPix]

(Victory Cup Semi-Final, KGV Park, Friday, 4 September 2015)

Hobart Zebras 3 (J Hey 9’, A McKeown 77’, 84’)

South Hobart 0

HT: 1-0   Ref: J Hortle

Hobart Zebras: Wright - Walsh, Harrison, Fagg, Toghill (Pace 87) - Muller (H Thomas 80), Hey, Bwele (Warrener 76) - McKeown, Sherman, K Engels (Subs not used: Mainella, Pearce)

South Hobart: Pierce - Ludford, Brown, O Thomas (Schmidt 74), Lewis - Kemp, Leszczynski, Undy (Hess 70) - Hall (Walter 56), Mann, Hunt (Subs not used: J Brennan, K Brown){jcomments on}

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walterpless@netspace.net.au (Walter Pless) Featured March 2015 Sat, 05 Sep 2015 13:21:53 +0000
Saturday results - 5 September 2015 http://www.walterpless.com.au/2015/march/saturday-results-5-september-2015.html http://www.walterpless.com.au/2015/march/saturday-results-5-september-2015.html

L Huigsloot scores

Photo:  University's Luke Huigsloot (No.13) goes around Olympia keeper Sean Lewis to score the opening goal [PlessPix]

Victory Cup Semi-Final, Olinda Grove

University 4 (L Huigsloot 4’, H Woolley 100’ og, S Platts 114’, J Buga 115’) drew with Olympia Warriors 4 (H Woolley 62’, 123’, W Wadawu 97’, L Nichols 117’) AET

Olympia win penalty shoot-out 4-2. [Olympia: J Vandermey, L Eyles, J Griffiths, H Woolley; University: L Huigsloot, J David]{jcomments on}

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walterpless@netspace.net.au (Walter Pless) Featured March 2015 Sat, 05 Sep 2015 08:47:05 +0000
Friday night result - 4 September 2015 http://www.walterpless.com.au/2015/march/friday-night-result-4-september-2015.html http://www.walterpless.com.au/2015/march/friday-night-result-4-september-2015.html

McKeown Adam 2 goals

Photo:  Adam McKeown scored twice tonight against South Hobart [PlessPix]

Victory Cup Semi-Final

Hobart Zebras 3 (J Hey 9’, A McKeown 77’ 84’) beat South Hobart 0{jcomments on}

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walterpless@netspace.net.au (Walter Pless) Featured March 2015 Fri, 04 Sep 2015 11:48:43 +0000
Zebras versus South should be a cracker tonight http://www.walterpless.com.au/2015/march/zebras-versus-south-should-be-a-cracker-tonight.html http://www.walterpless.com.au/2015/march/zebras-versus-south-should-be-a-cracker-tonight.html

Lewis Matt 4 September 2015

Photo:  South Hobart's Matt Lewis thinks tonight's game should be a sizzler [PlessPix]

Tonight’s Victory Cup semi-final between Hobart Zebras and South Hobart at 7pm at KGV Park should be one of the most exciting games of the season.

Both teams have much to prove after missing out on the Victory League title.{jcomments on}

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walterpless@netspace.net.au (Walter Pless) Featured March 2015 Fri, 04 Sep 2015 07:25:04 +0000
Luke Huigsloot could be back in top flight next season http://www.walterpless.com.au/2015/march/luke-huigsloot-could-be-back-in-top-flight-next-season.html http://www.walterpless.com.au/2015/march/luke-huigsloot-could-be-back-in-top-flight-next-season.html

Huigsloot Luke 4 September 2015

Photo:  University's Luke Huigsloot at today's media conference [PlessPix]

University striker Luke Huigsloot scored a third of his side’s goals on the way to the Southern Championship title this year.

He is looking forward to tomorrow’s game against Victory League champions Olympia Warriors at Olinda Grove at 2pm in the semi-finals of the Victory Cup.{jcomments on}

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walterpless@netspace.net.au (Walter Pless) Featured March 2015 Fri, 04 Sep 2015 05:24:37 +0000
Men's and women's semi-finals throw up some interesting pairings http://www.walterpless.com.au/2015/march/men-s-and-women-s-semi-finals-throw-up-some-interesting-pairings.html http://www.walterpless.com.au/2015/march/men-s-and-women-s-semi-finals-throw-up-some-interesting-pairings.html

Mouse

Photo:  John Moutsatsos is hoping for success for his Hobart Zebras women's team this weekend in Ulverstone [PlessPix]

Hobart Zebras and South Hobart should both be at full strength when they clash at KGV Park at 7pm today in the semi-finals of the Victory Cup.{jcomments on}

Meanwhile, fans will have to wait until this afternoon find out whether University can play their semi-final against Olympia Warriors at 2pm at Olinda Grove on Saturday, or whether the game will be switched to another venue.

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walterpless@netspace.net.au (Walter Pless) Featured March 2015 Thu, 03 Sep 2015 14:18:48 +0000
Lions trampled by Zebras in first-half stampede http://www.walterpless.com.au/2015/march/lions-trampled-by-zebras-in-first-half-stampede.html http://www.walterpless.com.au/2015/march/lions-trampled-by-zebras-in-first-half-stampede.html

A Duncan clears

Photo:  Kingborough substitute keeper Andrew Duncan clears while under pressure from Zebras' Joseph Parr [PlessPix]

(Victory Cup, Lightwood Park, Sunday, 30 August 2015)

Kingborough Lions United 0

Hobart Zebras 5 (J Hey 11’, 17’, N Cuthbertson 26’ og, K Engels 31’, J Sherman 41’)

HT: 0-5   Ref: B Kopra

Kingborough Lions United: Rickards - J Davis, Cuthbertson, Cowen, D Pearce - Dale (W Davis 78), Turner, Palmer - Jin, Watkins, Gates (Duncan 48) (Subs not used: Loh, Robbins, Schuth)

Hobart Zebras: Wright - Walsh, Harrison, Fagg, Toghill (Parr 54) - Muller (Riley 60), Bwele (Thomas 46), Sherman, Hey - McKeown, K Engels (Subs not used: Warrener, Mainella){jcomments on}

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walterpless@netspace.net.au (Walter Pless) Featured March 2015 Tue, 01 Sep 2015 08:01:18 +0000
Warriors scrape home against draw specialists Rangers http://www.walterpless.com.au/2015/march/warriors-scrape-home-against-draw-specialists-rangers.html http://www.walterpless.com.au/2015/march/warriors-scrape-home-against-draw-specialists-rangers.html

H Thannhauser shooting

Photo:  Rangers' Harry Thannhauser shoots before Olympia's Shae Hickey can intervene [PlessPix]

(Victory Cup, Warrior Park, Saturday, 29 August 2015)

Olympia Warriors 1 (N Swirad 56’ og)

Northern Rangers 0

HT: 0-0   Ref: C White

Olympia Warriors: Lewis; Woolley, Vandermey, Nichols, Callan, Eyles, Griffiths, Hickey, Meredith, Tsakiris, Hoy (Subs: Wadawu, Di Martino, Paradisis, S Page)

Northern Rangers: Wilson; M Anderson, T Anderson, Cristy, Edwards, Hill, Towns, Rigby, P Lanau-Atkinson, Swirad, Thannhauser (Subs: Chugg, Headland, Yamane, N Lanau-Atkinson){jcomments on}

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walterpless@netspace.net.au (Walter Pless) Featured March 2015 Tue, 01 Sep 2015 00:44:45 +0000
Somerset shoot themselves in foot and let South Hobart off hook http://www.walterpless.com.au/2015/march/somerset-shoot-themselves-in-foot-and-let-south-hobart-off-hook.html http://www.walterpless.com.au/2015/march/somerset-shoot-themselves-in-foot-and-let-south-hobart-off-hook.html

1 Hess tees up ball

Photo:  South Hobart's Alfred Hess (left) tees up a shot against Somerset [PlessPix]

(Victory Cup Quarterfinal, KGV Park, Saturday, 29 August 2015)

South Hobart 2 (B Mann 50’, A Leszczynski 53’)

Somerset 1 (Kyrone Johnson 81’)

HT: 0-0   Ref: K Barker

South Hobart: Pierce - Ludford, D Brown, Lewis - Kemp, Undy, Leszczynski, Hess - Hall, Mann, Hunt (Subs: Schmidt, K Brown, Downes, Thomas, Walter)

Somerset: S Treloar; Byrne, Duniam, Hyland, A Johnson, Kaimon Johnson, Kyrone Johnson, Matthews, Nettleton, Whitehouse, Smith (Subs: Buckingham, C Eaves, Phillips-Crole, N Treloar){jcomments on}

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walterpless@netspace.net.au (Walter Pless) Featured March 2015 Mon, 31 Aug 2015 11:48:38 +0000
University claim second Victory League scalp this season http://www.walterpless.com.au/2015/march/university-claim-second-victory-league-scalp-this-season.html http://www.walterpless.com.au/2015/march/university-claim-second-victory-league-scalp-this-season.html

1 Ogusu and Bull

Photo:  Launceston City;s Hayato Ogusu (left) can only admire two-goal hero Alexis Bull's ball skills [PlessPix]

(Victory Cup Semi-Final, Warrior Park, Saturday, 29 August 2015)

University 5 (L Millington 21’, 56’, A Bull 47’ pen, 89’, L Huigsloot 90’)

Launceston City 1 (N Bartlett 46’)

HT: 2-1   Ref: J Hortle

University: Griffiths - Davies, Merry, Millington, MacGregor - Lagu, Huigsloot, Bull, Buga - John, David (Subs: De Paoli, Goold, Kay, Ochaya, Platts)

Launceston City: Smith - Butler, Duffy, Omenihu, Mattarozzi - Sciulli, Bartlett, Degetto, Ruta - Ogusu, Campbell (Subs: Egan, Compagne, Rodman, Turner){jcomments on}

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walterpless@netspace.net.au (Walter Pless) Featured March 2015 Mon, 31 Aug 2015 10:12:28 +0000
Victory Cup semi-final draw made today, and it looks like no visit by Melbourne Victory this year http://www.walterpless.com.au/2015/march/victory-cup-semi-final-draw-made-today-and-it-looks-like-no-visit-by-melbourne-victory-this-year.html http://www.walterpless.com.au/2015/march/victory-cup-semi-final-draw-made-today-and-it-looks-like-no-visit-by-melbourne-victory-this-year.html

Palmer makes draw

Photo:  Mike Palmer making the semi-final draw today [PlessPix]

Hobart Zebras will play South Hobart and University will take on Olympia Warriors in the Victory Cup semi-finals next weekend.

The Zebras and South Hobart will play at KGV Park next Friday at 7pm, while University will host the Warriors at Olinda Grove next Saturday at 2pm.{jcomments on}

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walterpless@netspace.net.au (Walter Pless) Featured March 2015 Mon, 31 Aug 2015 08:29:53 +0000
University survive Victory Cup quarterfinals to be sole representative from second-tier competition in semi-finals http://www.walterpless.com.au/2015/march/university-survive-victory-cup-quarterfinals-to-be-sole-representative-from-second-tier-competition-in-semi-finals.html http://www.walterpless.com.au/2015/march/university-survive-victory-cup-quarterfinals-to-be-sole-representative-from-second-tier-competition-in-semi-finals.html

D Pearce pressures Engels

Photo:  Zebras' Kurt Engels contemplating a way past Kingborough's Damian Pearce [PlessPix]

Olympia Warriors, Hobart Zebras, South Hobart and University qualified for the semi-finals of the Victory Cup this weekend.

The draw for the semi-finals will be made at 11am tomorrow.{jcomments on}

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walterpless@netspace.net.au (Walter Pless) Featured March 2015 Sun, 30 Aug 2015 10:48:38 +0000
Sunday result - 30 August 2015 http://www.walterpless.com.au/2015/march/sunday-result-30-august-2015.html http://www.walterpless.com.au/2015/march/sunday-result-30-august-2015.html

D Walsh wins ball

Photo:  Zebras' Dwayne Walsh (left) eludes Kingborough's Nick Cuthbertson [PlessPix]

Victory Cup

Kingborough Lions United 0 lost to Hobart Zebras 5 (J Hey 11’, 17’, N Cuthbertson 26’ og, K Engels 31’, J Sherman 41’){jcomments on}

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walterpless@netspace.net.au (Walter Pless) Featured March 2015 Sun, 30 Aug 2015 09:06:57 +0000
Saturday results - 29 August 2015 http://www.walterpless.com.au/2015/march/saturday-results-29-august-2015.html http://www.walterpless.com.au/2015/march/saturday-results-29-august-2015.html

The Somerset keeper saves

Photo:  Someerset goalkeeper Steve Treloar makes a save against South Hobart [Pless Pix]

Victory Cup

University 5 (L Millington 21’, 56’, A Bull 47’ pen, 89’, L Huigsloot 90’) beat Launceston City 1 (N Bartlett 46’)

South Hobart 2 (B Mann 50’, A Leszczynski 53’) beat Somerset 1 (K Johnson 81’)

Olympia Warriors 1 (Swirad og 56’) beat Northern Rangers 0{jcomments on}

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walterpless@netspace.net.au (Walter Pless) Featured March 2015 Sat, 29 Aug 2015 10:31:32 +0000