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Lacrosse

Record To Brighton PREMIERS FOR FOURTH YEAR

East Torrens' winning run in senior lacrosse was broken at the University Oval this afternoon, when Brighton easily defeated the Norwood side, and won the 1940 premiership, and, inci ctantallv crpatpfl an ncsoriatinn rernrd

by being premiers for the fourth time in succession. In the game today Torrens were first into their stride, and scored two quick goals. But Brighton, through R. Jen kins, scored three times, and lead at the end of the quarter. In the second quarter Brighton gained a match-winning lead. Gaining the ball from the centre, they were always to the front, and good, com bined play between R. Jenkins and Horwood enabled the seasiders to establish a lead of six goals at the long interval. ATTACKED STRONGLY Torrens attacked strongly in the third quarter, but they could not re duce the deficit. At three-quarter time the score was still Brighton 9, Tor rens 3. The last quarter was even until the last 10 minutes, when Brighton made a burst and scored four goals. A dis appointing game ended with the scores Brighton 13. East Torrens 3. ReSUUS- A GRADE Brighton, 13; East Torrens, 3. Goal throwers— Winners: R. Jenkins (7). Horwood -3t M. Jenkins. McLeod. Melbourne. Francis. Losers' Gorman (21. Graham. Best Players —Winners: R. Jenkins. Melbourne, Shelley, Cooper. McLeod. Losers: Muecke, W. Selth, P. Hansford. Parsons. Graham. B GRADE 5DN, 12: Legacy Club, 5. Goalthrowers— Winners: Saunders, Thomas (each 41. Scrim eour Jordan (each 3i. Losers: Bromilow (2), Wiseman. Bagshaw, Hill. Best Players— Win- ners: All played well. Losers: Bromilow, Curlls, Bagshaw. C GRADE . .Seml-Bnals.— Port Adelaide, 26; Legacy Club, S. Goalthrowers— Winners: Collins 1151. Line (5). Waterman. Manuel (each 2i, Hogan, Hawkins. Loser*: Wellcoat -2i. Smith. Best Players ? Winners: Collins. Hawkins. Hogan. Losers: Dayman, Milde, Palthorne. University. 21; Brighton, 5. Goalthrowers —Winners: Nancarrow (6). Freeman -5), Tit ley Wallman (each 3). Burfleld. Draper (each 3i. Losers: Haydon (3), Hill. Moss. Best Players— Winners: Wallman, Hetzel, Titley. Losers: Haydon, Gubbins, Laundy. D GRADE Semi-finals. — Goodwood, 9; Sturt, S. Goal throwers — Winners: Cotter. Owens. Hewlett (each 2), Morrow, Attril. Scougal. Losers: Herbert (3i, Miller. Neale. Best Players — Winners: Hewlett, Smith. Portlock. Losers: Harris, Stubbs, Levick. Port Adelaide. 1G; East Torrens, 8. Goal throwers — Winners: Line (4), Hawson (3), Harvey, Lynch. Parr. LeRay (each 2), Forrest. Losers: Nolan c6l. Penny (2). Best Players — Winners: Hawson. Parr, Harvey. Losers: Nolan. Gllsmore, Godfrey.

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