Round 19 summary here…….. and then, there were four … after one hiding, and one close match. At 3 quarter time of the last game of the round, the live score showed just 1 point between the teams, each with players active in that final game. One, their captain!
Top 10 highest scoring individual players for this round:
1. D Mundy (FRE) 152 Motley Crew
2. S Johnson (GWS) 146 Ed
3. A Rance (RIC) 145 Kobayashi Maru
4. D Hannebery (SYD) 144 WADA You Want
5. P Dangerfield (GEE) 144 Jackson 22
6. J MacMillan (NTH) 143 Todd Goldmember
7. R Sloane (ADE) 141 TeamarinoWazarino
8. S Pendlebury (COL) 140 Fourthorn
9. E Betts (ADE) 138 Todd Goldmember
10. J P Kennedy (SYD) 137 Out of Peptides
Game 1 – First Preliminary Final
Garry’s Lyon vs Jackson 22
Commentary: Another huge score for Jackson 22. Captain P Dangerfield (GEE) put in another brownlow-worthy performance, and was one of seven players passing 100+ for the team.
Garry’s Lyon captain, T Boak (PTA) also put in a solid game, and was one of six players passing 100+. But there can be only one, and the one in this game is Jackson 22. Who now goes on to face Fourthorn in the semi final for a place at the Grand Final.
Garry’s Lyon : D Smith (GWS), P Cripps (CAR), G Birchall (HAW), T Boak (PTA), J Trengove (PTA), D Tyson (MEL)
Jackson 22 : P Dangerfield (GEE), T Greene (GWS), T Scully (GWS), S Docherty (CAR), T Adams (COL), S Gibson (NTH), C Wingard (PTA)
Game 2: Second Preliminary Final
Brendan’s Lobos vs Ed
Commentary: Ed captain B Goddard (ESS) delivered a superb score, being one of three players passing 100+ for the side. Brendan’s Lobos captain L Parker (SYD) also played well and was also one of three players for his team passing 100+. Now having come through as underdog in two finals in a row and surviving to the final four, how far can Ed take it? He now goes on to face the minor premier Todd Goldmember for a place at the Grand Final.
Brendan’s Lobos : J Bartel (GEE), T Goldstein (NTH), L Parker (SYD)
Ed : S Johnson (GWS), S Sidebottom (COL), B Goddard (ESS)
What’s next? Semi Finals:
Todd Goldmember vs Ed
Fourthorn vs Jackson 22