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University Wins Senior Grade Premiership.


The 1942 lacrosse season for senior and junior grades was closed on Saturday when the minor premiers (University and Sturt) were successful in the finals. The

semi-finals of the schoolboy division will be played next Saturday. University deserved its success, as It has been the most consistent team in the senior grade. This is the first oc casion since 1924 that the students have been premiers. East Torrens attacked strongly from the outset, and scored 5 goals to 'its op ponent s 2 in the first quarter. How ever, the game took a different complex In the second quarter, the student backs bustling the opposing forwards and at tacks, while at the other end of the ground the 'Varsity forwards combined splendidly. There was only one goal d'nerence at the lons interval. In the third quarter ?Varsity took com mand of the game in the first part scor ing 3 coals to give It the lead for the nrst time. However. Torrens fought back strongly, scoring three goals in quick succession to take the lead again Play was even for the remainder of the quarter, and, with the student-* scoriae 2 goals to 1. the tallies were II all at the final changeover. It appeared that there would be a thrilling Snish but ?Varsity proved too strong, and scored 5 goals to 1. Branfield. in goals. Elliott and Nancarrow were best for the winners Selth and Butler played well for Torrens 5 Results:—Senior Grade <flnal> Unl ? veislty. 16. d. East Torrens. 12. Coal ? throwers.—Winners. Nancarrow 6 N Wallman. Freeman, each 3. WaVd I s Wallmann 2: losers. Symonds 1. Matthew ? man. Gorman each 2. Butler. Best - Players—Winners. Elliott. Abbott Nan ? carrow. Branfield. K. Ward; losers, Sclth ? Butler. Symonds. Matthewman Junior Grade cfinall.—Slurt. 14 d . Port Adelaide. 9 Goalthrowers—Win-; . ners. Shelley 4. Wood. Church each 3 I ? Selth 2. Lovick. knocked in: losers'l - knocked In 3. Line 2. Forrest. Williamson j . Williams. Cle?rs Best Plavers—Winners'l . Church. Shelley. Ely. Wood: losers. Line! R. Harvey. Clews. Hockley. [ Schoolboys- Grade.—Westboume Part. ? 18. d. Woodvllle. 13. Goalthrowers— ? Winners. Polklnghorne 1. Har.krtt 5 , Smith, Hollis 3: losers, Perm 6. Fidock, , Warny each 3. Glosey. Best Players— .IWlnners, Warren. Smith, Hollis; losers. Fidock. Perm, Nesblt.