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2 Nat Carnival wins - Metro's Over-35s team finished second, narrowly going down to the home team Queensland after a tight game v Tassie and a strong win against Vic Country.
A mostly new squad was well coached by Ray Shaw, and featured Simon Minton-Connell (pictured taking a strong contested mark to goal and shut the gate on Tassie's charge) and Paul Barnard, with great performances from Steve Bawden, Damian Bradley and Justin Hamilton winning All-Australian in the Supers
Vic Metro won the Championship in Over-50s and Over-55s at the Maroochydore Qld XXIXth National Carnival.
Good results were also achieved by the O-45s and O-55Bs who won 2 out of 3 games each.
Vic Metro 50sA
Vic Metro 55sA
O-35: Steve Bawden, Damian Bradley and Justin Hamilton
O-40s: John Galletta, Glenn Evans, Tom Dukic
O-45s: Adrian Ormerod, Denis Selvidge
O-50s; Steve Kannegiesser (CC), Dick Fry, John Hearnden, Mick Epstein,
Ash Ackehurst, Haydon Shorten,
O-55s: Ian Crocker(CC), Joffa Egan, Shane Turner,
Steve Hammond, Gary Conway