Author Archives | Shaun Curnow

Why The Saints?

Over the past day we thought it would be interesting to see why people started supporting the might Saints. Was it family brainwashing or just random cos of the colors? We were quite surprised with the amount of people that support the Saints due to family. Sharyn: My mum grew up nearby the junction oval […]

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St Kilda Saints: 2012 Year In Review

St Kilda Saints: 2012 A Year In Review by Winmar7 Ninth position always leaves question begging – what if?  The Saints’ 9th in 2012 comes with a record of 12 – 10, which was good enough for sixth spot and a home elimination final last year.  Were the Saints good enough to play finals this […]

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VFL Elimination Final Review: Box Hill defeats Sandringham

Box Hill has upset Sandringham by 30 points in Saturday’s Elimination Final at Trevor Barker Beach Oval. With scores level at half time, Box Hill led by Broc McCauley with 4 goals kicked away in second half. The Hawks three ruckman Max Bailey, Adam Pattison and Broc McCauley kicked 8 of their 18 goals for […]

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VFL Elimination Final Match Preview: Sandringham Zebras vs Box Hill Hawks

Elimination Final: Sandringham Zebras vs Box Hill Hawks Trevor Barker Beach Oval Saturday 1st September Dev Squad: 11am Seniors: 2pm It’s been 4 long years since Sandringham have tasted finals football, but this Saturday afternoon it’s all about to change when they face Box Hill Hawks at Trevor Barker Beach Oval. “It is really exciting […]

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VFL Round 22 Sandringham vs Casey Scorpians Review

Sandringham have gone down to Casey Scorpians by 19 points. Sandringham led by 10 points at 3 quarter time but Casey, led by strong breeze kicked 6 goals to 2 in final quarter to run over top and claim the 4 points. Captain Beau Dowler led from front with 3 goals and Michael Sikora was […]

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VFL Round 21 Williamstown vs Sandringham Review

Williamstown has defeated Sandringham by 66 points in extremely muddy conditions at Burbank Oval. There wasn’t much to write home about for Sandringham, being kept scoreless in two quarters and only kicking 5 goals for day when kicking with the strong breeze. The Zebras were comprehensively outplayed all day. Adam Cockie was again amongst it […]

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VFL Round 20 Sandringham vs Collingwood Review

It’s been 4 years since Sandringham has tasted finals football but that is about to change after the Zebras secured their spot in this year’s finals with a dominate 74 point win over Collingwood. The Zebras were led by Terry Milera and Arryn Siposs who kicked 4 goals each and Jack Newnes who showed his […]

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VFL Round 19 Sandringham vs Frankston Review

Sandringham defeated Frankston by 43 points in extremely blustery conditions at Trevor Barker Beach Oval on Sunday. The win sees Zebras move up to 5th spot on ladder and now sit only 4 points out of top 4. SENIORS Sandringham: 12.17.89 Frankston: 5.16.46 GOALS: Sandringham: Cook 3, Wilkes 2 Marigliani, Cripps, Peake, Archer, Winmar, Milera, […]

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Hard work is the key for new recruit

Hard work is the key for new recruit By Shaun Curnow After the disappointment of not being drafted in 2010, the former Murray Bushrangers captain, Brendan Allen, decided to take a year out from the game. In his year off, he played a handful of games for his local club Euroa and only trained occasionally. […]

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Sikora Aims To Become Zebs Number 1

Sikora Aims To Become Zebs Number 1 By Shaun Curnow Having just completed his 2nd preseason, 206cm ruckman Michael Sikora is hoping to break into the Sandringham senior side and push to become the number 1 ruckman. Having played only 13 reserves games in 2011, Michael feels that he has worked hard to improve his […]

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