Junior rugby players from across the Hunter descend on Marcellin Park on Saturday for grand finals.
What do Steve Blocker Roach, Paul Sirronen, Greg Ritchie, James McManus, Allan Robinson and Billy Peden have in common?
Michael Hartshorn Hunter speedway rider Jason Doyle has won his second grand prix taking out the Polish event in a thrilling final from British champion Tai Woffinden.
Michael Hartshorn The Maitland Magpies were brave to the end against Northern NSW NPL premiers Edgeworth losing 2-1 in the second-leg of their semi-final.
FAIRFAX MEDIA Action packed finals bring end of season for junior teams.
Michael Hartshorn The Maitland Saints steamrolled their way into the Black Diamond AFL grand final with a stunning 32-point win against Newcastle City on Saturday.
Michael Hartshorn The Maitland Blacks season ended prematurely when they fell a try short of securing a spot in the Newcastle and Hunter Rugby Union finals.
Michael Hartshorn Not even the sublime skills and hard running of Kookaburra Simon Orchard was enough for the Maitland Rams to deny a Norths outfit hellbent on claiming the minor premiership.
Michael Hartshorn Royal Federal has won the opening final of the Maitland netball A-grade finals beating LJ Hooker 45-38.