In a year that saw the Redbacks take on the Australian Korfball Nationals in Victor Harbour (SA); regular trips up and down the M1 to participate in the NSW Korfball League; 2 Bunnings Sausage Sizzle fundraisers; various social gatherings; and welcomed an array of international Korfball superstars to the Australian Korf scene we gathered on Oct 14 at the ‘Different Drummer’ in Glebe to reminisce on this year past, to thank our coaches and committee and most importantly reveal the big winners of the annual Redback awards!
Sydney went into game 7 needing to end Newcastle’s winning streak to keep the series alive, and they did just that by drawing 10 all with Newcastle (a first for the NSW Korfball series and a first in any game between the two clubs).
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After a 6-month wait we finally scored a spot at the Bunnings Mascot Sausage Sizzle to again raise some much-needed club funds!
In Anne’s final game for the Redbacks (hopefully just for this year, not forever!), Sydney came within 3 after a flurry of four early goals by Newcastle proved to be the difference with the final score 10-13 in favour of the Royals.
With the series returning back to Newcastle, the Redbacks were looking to improve on their last result but unfortunately came up just short with the final score being 14-18 in favour of the Royals.
Sydney Redbacks travelled north only a week after the National Club Championships to take on Newcastle Royals for the first time in Gosford.
The National Club Championships took place this year in Victor Harbor, South Australia over the June long weekend. Sydney sent over a 10 person strong team consisting of 5 male players (Daniel, Graham, Rob, Ian and Coach Mark) and 5 female players (Sarah, Anne, Nancy, Meena and Neha).