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Luisetti Seeds Ellesmere Division 1 Semi Finals - Darfield a Team to Watch

29 Jul 2016

Teaser image link to article Luisetti Seeds Ellesmere Division 1 Semi Finals - Darfield a Team to Watch

The semi finalists in the Coleman Shield competition in Ellesmere have been found: with Darfield travelling to Southbridge this weekend and Lincoln heading to Waihora. Waihora and Southbridge have been the highest profile senior teams in Ellesmere this read more...

Southbridge Undefeated in Coleman Shield

31 Jul 2015

Teaser image link to article Southbridge Undefeated in Coleman Shield

One of the downsides of being so successful is that teams target you. Regardless of whether you are going through an up or a down, it's almost as if you have a target on your back. Southbridge's Division 1 side has been a bit like that in recent seasons. read more...

Luisetti Seeds Ellesmere Rugby - BDI Combination a Great Move

25 Jul 2015

Teaser image link to article Luisetti Seeds Ellesmere Rugby - BDI Combination a Great Move

A few years back some might have wondered about the wisdom of Burnham combining with Dunsandel/Irwell as a senior club. Both clubs might have been short of players, but could the army boys work with the, largely, Selwyn farmers? There were initial read more...

Luisetti Seeds Division 1 - Ellesmere

16 Mar 2015

Teaser image link to article Luisetti Seeds Division 1 - Ellesmere

The introduction of Rolleston (pictured), and the re-introduction of Hornby, in the Luisetti Seeds Combined Country Competition will undoubtedly be one of the highlights of the 2015 season, especially, of course, for fans in read more...

Luisetti Seeds Ellesmere Division 1 - Semi Finals

1 Aug 2014

Teaser image link to article Luisetti Seeds Ellesmere Division 1 - Semi Finals

Close geographical rivals Lincoln and Waihora and Southbridge and Burnham/Dunsandel/Irwell will meet in the semi-finals of the Coleman Shield this weekend. Southbridge set the cat amongst the pigeons with a 21-12 home win over Lincoln last weekend. read more...

Luisetti Seeds Division 1 - Glance at Ellesmere

3 Apr 2014

Teaser image link to article Luisetti Seeds Division 1 - Glance at Ellesmere

Southbridge (here pictured) will this season attempt to win its third Luisetti Seeds Combined Country competition title on-the-trot. The blue and whites begin their challenge with an away match against North Canterbury foes Oxford this weekend. read more...

Ellesmere Finals Day - Lincoln v Waihora

9 Aug 2013

Teaser image link to article Ellesmere Finals Day - Lincoln v Waihora

Traditional rivals Waihora and Lincoln will square off on Saturday in what promises to be one of the most exciting Coleman Shield finals in living history. Waihora booked their place in the final with an incredibly impressive 36-26 win against Luisetti read more...

Ellesmere Division 1 Finals Day

15 Aug 2012

Teaser image link to article Ellesmere Division 1 Finals Day

The Lincoln club was the winner on and off the field at Ellesmere finals day last Saturday. Off the field the day was regarded as a big success by those who attended while on the field the club’s Division 1 side showed true character to win the Coleman read more...

Luisetti Seeds Ellesmere Division 1 - Final

10 Aug 2011

Teaser image link to article Luisetti Seeds Ellesmere Division 1 - Final

Lincoln have added a three-peat of Ellesmere Division One titles to their combined competition success with a 23-8 win against Darfield on Saturday. The defending champions set up victory read more...

PGG Wrightson Division 1 - Ellesmere

2 Mar 2010

Teaser image link to article PGG Wrightson Division 1 - Ellesmere

There will be 20 teams competing in the PGG Wrightson Combined Country competition this season, with two clubs entering teams for the first time read more...

Combined Country Colts - Waihora Champions

29 Jul 2009

Teaser image link to article Combined Country Colts - Waihora Champions

Waihora is the Combined Country Colts champions for 2009 after a comfortable 33-7 win against Springston in the final at Tai Tapu last weekend read more...

Ellesmere Prove Too Strong

4 Jun 2009

Teaser image link to article Ellesmere Prove Too Strong

Ellesmere showed that the power within Canterbury Country rugby remains south of the Waimak River with a comfortable 17-8 win against North Canterbury last Saturday in Darfield to retain the Southbridge Shield read more...

Ellesmere Jab Turns 50 This Year

4 Mar 2009

Teaser image link to article Ellesmere Jab Turns 50 This Year

The Ellesmere JAB celebrates its 50th anniversary this year and the game appears to be in good heart... read more...

Lincoln and Waihora Favoured in Ellesmere

4 Mar 2009

Teaser image link to article Lincoln and Waihora Favoured in Ellesmere

Along with North Canterbury and Mid Canterbury, senior players in Ellesmere kick-off their season on 4 April... read more...

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