Leesa Kilduff and Darrin Heron are at the 2015 Lower Clarence Magpie Rugby League Football Club presentation night at the Maclean Bowling Club on Saturday 22nd August, 2015. Photo Debrah Novak / The Daily Examiner
Leesa Kilduff and Darrin Heron are at the 2015 Lower Clarence Magpie Rugby League Football Club presentation night at the Maclean Bowling Club on Saturday 22nd August, 2015. Photo Debrah Novak / The Daily Examiner Debrah Novak

DEX Sport quotes of the week

DEX SPORT QUOTES OF THE WEEK

"I think it was a great achievement for our side. I was definitely proud of the effort that all the girls put in."

Carly Leeson on the performance by her Maclean High School side put in to come third in the State CHS knockout competition.

The Maclean High School girls cricket team who last week finished third at the Marie Cornish Trophy cricket carnival.
The Maclean High School girls cricket team who last week finished third at the Marie Cornish Trophy cricket carnival. Contributed

"We are a better side than that."

Ghosts captain coach Ben McLennan summises his team's second half in one sentence.

"We have a limited number of referees and that has put our stocks pretty low."

Referee association secretary John Cullen explains the lack of referees in the system.

 

First round match of the 1st Grade Toohey's New Group 2 Rugby League match between Grafton Ghosts and Coffs Comets at Frank McGuren Park Grafton on Sunday, 3rd April, 2016. Photo Debrah Novak / The Daily Examiner
First round match of the 1st Grade Toohey's New Group 2 Rugby League match between Grafton Ghosts and Coffs Comets at Frank McGuren Park Grafton on Sunday, 3rd April, 2016. Photo Debrah Novak / The Daily Examiner Debrah Novak

 

"I don't know ... I just keep swimming faster."

Grafton teenager Charlie Steele cannot pinpoint why he keeps swimming PBs.

 

"If you haven't got money, you are pushing shit up a hill."

Lower Clarence Magpies president Darrin Heron explains what it is like to be a club without money in country rugby league.

Leesa Kilduff and Darrin Heron are at the 2015 Lower Clarence Magpie Rugby League Football Club presentation night at the Maclean Bowling Club on Saturday 22nd August, 2015. Photo Debrah Novak / The Daily Examiner
Leesa Kilduff and Darrin Heron are at the 2015 Lower Clarence Magpie Rugby League Football Club presentation night at the Maclean Bowling Club on Saturday 22nd August, 2015. Photo Debrah Novak / The Daily Examiner Debrah Novak


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