Articles by Athos Sirianos
Merv receives Wimmera Veterans Life Membership
Merv Fox became just the seventh life member of the Wimmera District Veterans Golfing Association this week.
The brutal yet rewarding travel for Ararat’s basketballers
Ararat Redbacks have travelled 900 kilometres over the last fortnight.
Ararat Rats complete monster double signing
ARARAT has completed two major off-season signings, bringing ex-Carlton defender Tom Williamson and three-time Rats best and fairest Jack Ganley back to the club.
Fletcher aims for the stars
Fletcher Burger has wasted little time bursting onto the scene in the Country Basketball League this season.
EXCLUSIVE: Tom Williamson linked with Ararat Rats return
FORMER Carlton defender and Ararat local Tom Williamson is in talks with Ararat Rats for a return home in 2023.
Buangor community dinner a success
IT was seven o’clock on a Friday and the regular crowd shuffled in.
Behind the bar stood Jodie, serving people beer, wine, tonic and gin.
“It’s great to be working here again,” she said, pouring a beer out of the Carlton Draught tap, as locals made the most of time before food was served to catch up.
It was the kind of event, with the kind of crowd, committees dream of hosting.
And Buangor smashed it over the Western Highway last Friday night with its inaugural community dinner.
Ararat Eagles, the ultimate final quarter specialists
The Eagles only lost two fourth quarters this season – scoring 595 points (88.67) and conceding 166 (24.22) in final terms throughout the whole season.
Let’s Bring It Home: Ararat Rats ready for Grand Final
ARARAT Rats coach Matt Walder believes his side’s lack of Grand Final experience will serve as a greater motivator than hindrance ahead of Saturday’s decider.