This weekend the senior Park Ridge Pirates senior side took on Beenleigh for the 2017 ANZAC cup, coming away with the spoils in 13 point victory.
The Pirates introduced three first gamers to the club in Jacob Guise, Cody Smit and Jared Brennan.
The Pirates got off to a great start, kicking the first four goal before the Buffs hit back hard. At half-time the Pirates were two goals in front thanks to the club’s first senior player to play 50 games Brandon Cherry who was the dominant forward on the ground, taking freakish marks all in all areas of the 50.
The Anzac medal went to Wayne Ollington.
All baring a 10 minute period late in the game the Pirates controlled the second half to run out winners 14.28.112 to 15.9.99.
Best players were W. Ollington, B. Cherry D. Raabe J. Brennan and J. Workman.
Goal kickers were B.Cherry (3), J. Guise (3) , J. Brennan (2) D. Ling 1 , M, Vasterink 1 , D. Raabe 1 , J. Parker 1 , W. Ollington 1, J. Workman 1.