Hawks post first draw

Woodend-Hesket v Gippsland Gilbert Gordon Oval July 29, 2012 By Daron Jacks Without a doubt Sunday’s game was the coldest we’d played in. Sure we’d been threatened with frost bite at Trentham under lights, played a game in snow and sleet, but nothing … NOTHING … matched the brutality of being saturated by freezing cold…

Hawks by a point, or was it?

Woodend-Hesket v Moorabool July 15, 2018 By Ben Bush In writing up a match report for an over 35s football team, I can safely assume that our youngest players were born in 1983, meaning its an odds on chance that all of us who don the boots and the green and white and yellow and…

Bombers break Hawks hoodoo

Bendigo v Woodend-Hesket July 1, 2018. By Ben Bush The WHM travelled to Bendigo this week to play a strong home side in the B52s. The Bombers have made a solid show of it the last couple of years when they travelled to play us, with Robbo previously donning the red and black to play…

Razor on fire in 500th game

Woodend-Hesket v Samaria Suns June 17, 2018. By Daron Jacks WHMFC – Hawks v Samaria There was plenty of hugging when the Hawks took on the Samaria Suns on Sunday, June 17 at Gilbert Gordon Oval. Hugs for the great man, Razor, who was celebrating his 500th game… And hugs to keep warm in arctic…

Hawks the comeback kings

Hawks the comeback kings Sunbury v Woodend-Hesket June 3, 2018. By Daron Jacks WHMFC – Sunbury v Hawks It was good to have another game on the road, even if it was just 20 minutes down the Calder. But the ridiculously large Clarke Oval added a few kays on to the journey just driving around…

Hawks hold on to beat Giants

WHMFC – Giants review Hawks hold on to beat Giants – Ben Bush One of the main drive home points about Masters Football is that it is ‘footy for fun’ and not something to be taken too seriously, and especially not a game to injure people in. If ever you needed a match to promote…

Hawks cop a Cray flogging

Hawks cop a Cray flogging The Woodend Hesket Masters again found themselves travelling up the Hume to take on the might of the Murray Crays on a beautifully manicured ground, under a fairly malicious midday sun. We expected a hard fought match based on past experience…but it was a slaughter that we got. It would…

Mad Dog leads Hawks to stunning win

Mad Dog leads Hawks to stunning win Woodend-Hesket v Maryborough – Round 3 – Daron Jacks There’s always a chance of rain in Woodend and although conditions were perfect it was raining players at Gilbert Gordon Oval on Saturday arvo. It was a great turnout for our first game under the new lights to take…