Lakes Entrance have won AFL Sapphire Coast’s annual pre season Lightning Cup played in Eden, NSW. Winning all their games, Lakes won their Grand Final by 36 points over Narooma.

“The men’s first round, Pambula put up a fight against Eden finishing on top 59 – 27. Lakes Entrance were too good for last years grand final runners up Narooma with a finishing score of 76 – 35.”

“Men’s round two, Pambula go down to Narooma 47 – 34, with Narooma showing some good outside running. Lakes Entrance dominated over Eden 94 – 18, the Lakes class really showing on the field.”

In round three of the men’s, Eden put up a fight against Narooma which wasn’t enough to bring them out on top, Narooma secured their position in the final 68 – 31. Pambula took on Lakes Entrance in their final game, with a few injured players Pambula battled on but went down 78 – 18.

A thrilling final saw Narooma play Lakes Entrance with the interstate side taking the victory 81 – 45.

Claudia Feruson

Reporter, Eden Magnet

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