Test your south-west sports knowledge with the Warrnambool Standard quiz

By Meg Saultry
Updated December 23 2021 - 10:49pm, first published 9:00pm
HURT: Port Fairy's Colin Harwood suffered a season-ending injury in a game against Koroit this year. Picture: Morgan Hancock
  1. Who led the Hampden league senior goal kicking this season?
  2. Where did the Symon Wilde-trained Tralee Rose finish in this year's Melbourne Cup?
  3. Which Hampden club won the inaugural under-23s Let's Talk Cup?
  4. Who did Shane Threllfall take over as Hampden league president?
  5. Trainer Maddi Raymond won which country cup with runner Wentworth?
  6. The 2020 AFL number one draft pick, Jamarra Ugle-Hagan made his long-awaited debut in which round, and against whom?
  7. Which two players scored centuries in opposing Warrnambool District Cricket Association teams earlier this season?
  8. Which Texas-based school was 17-year-old basketball player Malakye Cunningham accepted to?
  9. Which club unveiled a plaque dedicated to GWS Giants coach Leon Cameron this year?
  10. How many games did the Warrnambool and District Football Netball League get through before it was cancelled this year?
  11. Camperdown cyclist Grace Brown secured her first WorldTour victory in which European country?
  12. Port Fairy defender Colin Harwood suffered what season-ending injury in a game against Koroit?
  13. Which Warrnambool jockey won his first group one race this year?
  14. Jack Ansell is a punter for which NCAA division one college team?
  15. Warrnambool's Trevor Gleeson, who coached Perth Wildcats to five NBL titles, signed as an assistant club of which NBA team?
  16. The winner of inaugural Warrnambool District Cricket Association's T20 Sungold Cup receives what amount of prizemoney?
  17. Who won Max's Race at Premier Speedway this month?
  18. Melissa Tapper, who won silver at the Tokyo Paralympics this year, has represented Australia at how many games?
  19. North Warrnambool Eagles signed which AFL premiership player ahead of the 2022 Hampden league season?
  20. Which two south-west exports were named on either wing in this year's AFL All-Australian team?
  21. Nathan Sobey helped the Australia's basketball team bring home their first Olympic medal - bronze - at the Toyko Olympics. How many times has the Boomers fallen heartbreakingly short of a medal by finishing fourth?
  22. Emerging jumps jockey Brad Thomas-Rantall returned to the football field with which Warrnambool and District Football Club?
  23. Danielle McInerney coached Koroit's open grade netball team remotely from which Queensland location?
  24. Which experienced leader was unveiled as Warrnambool's senior coach ahead of the 2021 season?
  25. Which Warrnambool golfer took out this year's boys' Sungold Milk Junior Open at Warrnambool Golf Club?
  26. What age was Matilda Sewell when made her Big V debut for the Warrnambool Mermaids this year?
  27. North Warrnambool Eagles star Ty Vickery fronted an independent tribunal following a game against Cobden on what charge?
  28. Which Hampden league football club had the most first-game players in the opening six rounds of play this season?
  29. Nirranda export Brody Couch made his first-class debut for Victoria this year, making him the ____ player to do so from the ranks of Warrnambool and District Cricket Association?
  30. Which local female runner won the 2021 Warrnambool Gift?
  31. Producing their best record in the NAB League in years, where did the Greater Western Victoria Rebels boys' team finish on the ladder?
  32. Which club won the 2020/21 two-day flag in the Warrnambool District Cricket Association?
  33. Where was the Hampden league expected to host its 2021 grand finals prior to the cancelled season?
  34. Port Fairy Surf Life Saving Club president Ian Powell stood down this year after how many years in the role?
  35. Which Nirranda cricketer was named the inaugural coach of Southern Titans this year?
  36. Which Western District Playing Area weekend pennant bowls team earned promotion into division one after winning the division two flag in 2020/21?
  37. Terang Mortlake's Rhi Davis collapsed in a netball game this year? What was to blame for her dizzy spell?
  38. Warrnambool golfer Marc Leishman won the Zurich Classic of New Orleans this year. How many PGA Tour wins does Leishman now have?
  39. Warrnambool junior runner Grace Kelly won silver at the Australian Track and Field Championships in which event?
  40. Which veteran kicked the winning point for WDFNL club Old Collegians in a one point thriller over Allansford back in July?
  41. How many goals did Warrnambool Rangers FC's Ryan Bail accumulate in the Ballarat and District Soccer Association this season?
  42. Which Panmure Bulldogs player celebrated 300 senior game appearances this season?
YONDER: Danielle McInerney had an unique set up this season, coaching Koroit from afar. Picture: Anthony Brady


GOLDEN BOOT: Warrnambool Rangers' Ryan Bail was on fire in front of goal this season. Picture: Chris Doheny

Answers: 1. Camperdown's Sam Gordon; 2. Ninth; 3. North Warrnambool Eagles; 4. Gary Perrett; 5. Bendigo; 6. Round 17 v Sydney Swans; 7. Kory Howlett, Mark Murphy; 8. BigTyme Sports Preparatory Academy; 9. Caramut; 10. 13; 11. Belgium; 12. Broken leg; 13. Daniel Moor; 14. Purdue Boilermakers; 15. Toronto Raptors; 16. $15,000; 17. James McFadden; 18. Three; 19. Nathan Vardy; 20. Sam Walsh, Zach Merrett; 21. Four; 22. Dennington; 23. Townsville; 24. Ben Parkinson; 25. Noah Best; 26. 14; 27. Careless striking; 28. Cobden (13); 29. Third; 30. Layla Watson; 31. Second; 32. Russells Creek; 33. Port Fairy's Gardens Oval; 34. 14; 35. Jarryd Walsh; 36. Dunkeld; 37. A snake bite; 38. Six; 39. 100 metres; 40. Nathan Forth; 41. 19; 42. Daniel Meade.