There was a collective sigh of relief at the Werribee Tigers after they survived a late scare to beat North Ballarat Roosters by five points at Eureka Stadium on Saturday.
Three in a row and feeling good.
Werribee coach John Lamont says it’s unlikely four of the VFL club’s Ovens and Murray players will return home this season.
The time had come for the Werribee Tigers to stand up – and they did so as a collective.
Werribee is breathing a sigh of relief after breaking through for its first win of the Victorian Football League season.
After spending more than a year growing his beard, Werribee Football Club player Nathan Laracy has had his whiskers whisked away in the name of charity.
Werribee displayed poise and pressure during Saturday’s VFL clash with Collingwood at the Norm Minns oval to overcome a seven-goal deficit at quarter time and run away 11-point winners.
Former Albury premiership player Matt Munro was one of Werribee’s best in its 11-point win over Collingwood in their VFL match at Wangaratta.
Two former Ovens and Murray stars are set to return to the region on Saturday for Werribee’s VFL clash with Collingwood at Wangaratta’s Norm Minns Oval.
Werribee Tigers will be rocking the suburbs in the Victorian Football League on Sunday.
Former Wangaratta Magpies ruckman Jade Cleeland made his debut for VFL club Werribee against Essendon on Saturday.