Boisdale-Briagolong Football-Netball Club culminated a stellar season at the weekend, with the 2023 minor premier claiming the Female Football Gippsland Women’s premiership.

Having lost just one game this season, dropping points to Lindenow South in Round 10, the Bombers finished the home-and-away season on top of the ladder with 44 points, 14 points clear of Lindenow South in second.

The Bombers had a convincing win over the Swampies in the Qualifying Final, defeating them 3.6 (24) to 2.1 (13) and earning a ticket straight to the Grand Final at Ted Summerton Reserve, Moe.

Boisdale-Briagolong FNC met Moe/Newborough Allies on Sunday for the title.

The Bombers kicked 1.1 (7) to 0.1 (1) in the first quarter to lead.

Moe/Newborough was unable to thwart the Bombers in the second quarter, with Boisdale-Briagolong kicking 2.2 (14) to lead 3.3 (21) to 0.1 (1) at halftime.

The Bombers continued to dominate the game, kicking two goals in the third quarter to lead 5.3 (33) to 0.1 (1) as teams entered the final term.

Moe/Newborough failed to add to their score, while Boisdale-Briagolong kicked 1.3 (9) to win 6.5 (41) to 0.1 (1), securing yet another Female Football Gippsland Women’s senior premiership.

Boisdale-Briagolong Football-Netball Club 2023 senior women’s premiership team. Photos: Contributed

Boisdale-Briagolong’s Zan Cherry was awarded the WorkSafe AFL Victoria Country Best on Ground medal.

The Bombers also took out four of the five top spots in the Female Football Gippsland 2023 Best and Fairest.

Boisdale-Briagolong’s Laura Johnston was the league’s clear best and fairest winner with 18 votes, while Madi Shingles and Amanda Hancock were named equal-second alongside Lindenow South’s Siarra Peters on 11.

Cherry was equal fifth with Lindenow South’s Teleigha Saunders with eight votes.