Heathmere still in the hunt for finals appearance
HEATHMERE took a huge step closer to playing South West District Football League finals this season with a 13.6 (84) to 10.5 (65) upset win over Branxholme-Wallacedale on Saturday.
The last time these two sides met was in round six, with Branxholme-Wallacedale recording a 13-point win in Heathmere.
Playing in Branxholme in round 13, Heathmere set up a win with an aggressive start to the match, catching the Saints off guard with four goals to one in the first term.
After a slow start Branxholme-Wallacedale hit the scoreboard with three majors in the second but were unable to curtail the Meres’ offensive efforts, stretching the lead out to 25 points at half time.