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East Torrens Wins Again In Lacrosse
By FIRST ON
With a brilliant last quarter burst, East Tor rens beat North Ade laide 15—8 on Saturday to
win its fourth successive lacrosse premiership. It was. Torrens sixth pre miership in seven years. The game was played at a fast pace throughout with East Torrens always going slightly the better. Gorman, who was the best on the ground, had the bet ter of the duel with John ston and was indirectly re sponsible for most of Tor rens's goals. ? Johnston failed to body check Gorman who frequently dodged past him and created a loose man. Torrens led 8—5 at the long interval and appeared to have the game In the bag. but in an exciting third quarter North fought back to even at 8-all. But late is the quarter Gor man dodged Johnston to score and followed up with a nice pass to Taylor to give Torrens a 10 — 8 lead at the last change. Challenge finals will be neces sary in B. C. and E grades, where the minor premiers were beaten. Brighton won the D grade title.
A GRADE FINAL East Torrens 15, d. North Ade laide 8. Goalthrowers.— Bast Torrens, Jones 4, Gorman, Taylor each 3. Nolan. Sissbn each 2, Barbour. North Adelaide, Gandy 3, Tay lor. Alexander each 2. Nesbltt. Best players. — East Torrens. Gor man, Kempster, Sisson. Jones. Polglase. North Adelaide, G. Ward. Gebhardt. Gandy, Nesbitt, K. Ward. B GRADE FINAL East Torrens 10, d. Sturt 6. Goalthrowers. — East Torrens, Higgs. Bartle each 3. K. Richards 2, Crane, Jones. Sturt, Holt 5, Cooper. Best players.— East Tor rens, Jones, Miller. Bartle. Otto. Herbert. Sturt, Roesler, Cooper, Holt, G. Clunls-Ross. Tomllnson. C GRADE FINAL Glenelc 1?. d. Port Adelaide 5. Gbaithrowers.— Glenelg. O81e 7. Read 2, Phillips. Kllpatrlck and one knocked in. Port Adelaide, Warburton 3. Pugh 2. Besti players. — Glenelg. Oilier, Bain,' Cutt. Cook, Burrows. Port Ade laide. Winter. Charles, Pugh, Bowyer, Pinch. D GRADE FINAL Brighton 8. d. North Adelaide S. , Goalthrowers.— Brighton, B. Nelll 3, F.-Nelll. Trowbridge each 2, Rogers. North Adelaide. Ames 3, A. Maygor 2. Best players. — Brighton. F. NeilL Davidson, Dunstal, Rogers North Adelaide. R. Magor. D. White, Schlatter, Hales, A. Mogor. E GRADE FINAL Sturt 8. d. Brighton 4. Goalthrowers. — Sturt. Nottle 5, Buyers 2. Scott. Brighton. Neill 3. Phillips. Best players.— Sturt, Nottle, Buyers, Scott, Jolly, Pen nelly. Cox. Brighton, Giles, Vowles, Keane, Phillips. Neill.