2012 Archived news stories.
30th June 2012
Mid Season Dinner and Drinks Night
Ed Castle Hotel, Currie St. Adelaide
Well done to the Ed Castle for a great $10 menu (Where else could you feed 30 hungry lacrosse players for $300!). After an excellent meal players and friends adjourned to the main bar for a night of fun and games.
Rumour has it that a group of Penguins were spotted waddling down Hindley St at 3.00am.
23rd June 2012
A weekend of success for the Uni Div 1 teams
Saturday the 23rd June was a day of celebration for the uni division 1 teams. Leading the way at 12.45pm the Black Magic downed West Torrens 9 - 7. The Uni Penguins continued to dominate the women's game, defeating a visibly upset Woodville 14 - 9 at Park 25 no 2 ground.
16th June 2012
The Adelaide Uni Penguins dominated the Gleneg Sea Eagles at Park 25 on Saturday 16th June.
The Uni women played a fluid attacking game to take an unassailable lead by half time.
With the heavens opening up the Penguins upped the tempo of their game to finish 17-10.
The highest goal scorer was veteran Sue Dilena who seemingly never failed to convert from her trade mark fast break from the midfield.
The Black Magic brings on new players
The Black Magic has continued to develop an impressive player list.
Despite 13 players being absent due to university exams or injury the Uni men were still able to fill 2 near strength teams.
Although the final score for both teams was far from impressive, many upcoming players were allowed an opportunity to impress the coaches with their improving form.
Queen's Birthday long weekend, 9th-11th June 2012
There are no Div 1 and 2 games being played over the long weekend
National Club Championships
Saturday 9th June
1.15pm ACC Brighton Women v Newport
2.45pm ACC Brighton Men v Surrey Park
Sunday June 10th
12.30pm ACC Newport v Brighton Women
2.30pm ACC Surrey Park v Brighton Men
Brighton Lacrosse Club, Highet Ave Brighton
26th May 2012. Men's Div 2 - Tight finish against the Bears
The Black Magic's newest players took an early lead against the Burnside Bears only to lose momentum in the second half of the game.
The 1st goal of the game went to Blacks attackman number 16 Matt Lowcock. Matt executed a textbook roll dodge to shoot a left handed goal, his first for the season.
Making a guest appearance was Tom Coker fresh from his new home at Subiaco. Well done to Dom Svilans for stepping in to the goals as a last minute replacement.
26th May 2012
The Mighty Penguins v Brighton
The Mighty Penguins broke their winning streak and were unable to hold back Brighton's attacking play. In the final tally the Bombers proved too tough for the Uni Women's Div 1 side and were dominant for a large portion of the game.
Despite a galant effort the Penguins went down to the Bombers 20 goals to 8.
AU Sports AGM
When: Monday, 28 May 2012 05:30 PM
Until: Monday, 28 May 2012 06:00 PM
Where: AU Sport Office: Ground Floor, George Murray Building.
All students, who are active, financial members of the Adelaide University Sports Association sporting clubs, are welcome to attend.
The SA Challenge is an annual sports competition held between each of South Australia's three universities - Adelaide, Flinders and UniSA. This year there are 11 sports to compete in, and lacrosse will return to the program for the second successive year. This year's contest will be held indoors at the UniSA Magill Campus Sports Centre from about 9am on Wednesday 11 July (exact times to be confirmed).
Teams will be mixed gender and consist of 5 players on the court per team, including goalkeepers, playing to non contact rules. Universities can enter as many teams as they can fill. Players of all abilities are welcome and encouraged to participate.
Registration to participate is $10 per player, payable for Adelaide Uni students at the Adelaide University Sports Association or pay in cash at the AUSA office, Ground Floor George Murray Building U of A.
You must register no later than Friday 22 June to confirm your participation. If you pay in cash, please make sure to take a receipt as proof of payment.
Women's Canteen a huge success!
The AULC ran the women's canteen at Park 25 on the 19th May. The canteen is an integral part of the AULC's annual fundraising effort. Well done to all those that helped on the day.
The canteen is on again on Saturday 26th May. Volunteer helpers and donations of items for sale are most appreciated.
19th May 2012.
Uni Penguins stamped their authority over Glenelg at Park 25. The AULC women yet again showed they are this year's team to beat with a solid win over the Sea Eagles. AULC 14 def GLC 11. The Men's Div 1 failed to maintain an early lead over Burnside. The Black Magic came out strong agains the Bears but in the end were unable to hold on to their early form. AULC 7 - BLC 12
12th May 2012
Nearly 150 spectators and players attended the AULC Gala Day at Park 10 on Saturday 12th May 2012.
The men's and women's Div 1 teams outclassed their rivals to win their matches.Players and spectators enjoyed a fine day with a bbq, cakes and drinks available from the club house.
Record numbers at training. Over 40 players attending men's and women's training.
Tuesday and Thursday Men's Training 6.30pm - 8.00pm
Tuesday Women's Training 6.00pm - 7.30pm