An Aaron Black goal late in time-on of the final quarter secured Werribee a nailbiting two-point victory over Box Hill at Avalon Airport Oval on Sunday.
Coming off a humiliating loss to Williamstown, the heat was on Werribee to bounce back.
This was not Werribee Tigers football. It was so far off the script that it was cringe-worthy.
Some fine-tuning on the fly has seen Werribee Tigers return from three tricky road games with a winning record of 100 per cent.
After a week off due to an early season bye, Werribee resumed its VFL season with a win against Footscray at Whitten Oval.
Werribee coach John Lamont expects to confront a “red-hot” Footscray in the VFL this weekend.
Now, that’s more like the football people expect of the Werribee Tigers.
Reece Homfray of the Advertiser writes of Kyle Hartigan's long journey to becoming one of Adelaide's key defenders, with words from Werribee's Mark Penaluna.
The Tigers have accumulated three wins from as many starts, the latest coming in emphatic style against Footscray at Whitten Oval on Saturday.
When Footscray tackles Werribee in a mouth-watering VFL clash on Saturday, the two teams will play for the Health Cup, which is supported by Western Health.
Josh Corbett credits his pre-season training with the Tigers for his emphatic start to the Hampden league campaign.