REPORTER: Peter Argent
Yorke Peninsula expats Hayden Pierson, Charlie Parsons and Nick Twelftree tasted premiership success with the Banks Bulldogs in the 2016-17 Northern Territory Football League division II grand final on Saturday, March 18.
Pierson produced a best-on-ground effort, earning him the Gear Medal, in the 35-point upset win against Jabiru Bombers.
Banks went into the match as underdogs, despite defeating the minor premiers by 14 points in the qualifying final, with Jabiru losing just one game during the regular season.
To view full articles in the CURRENT issue click HERE and follow the prompts to subscribe to YPCT-E.
For all previous issues please contact our office on 8821 1155.