Young guns fire in NPL contests

FC Bendigo's young guns were in hot form across most of Sunday's play in the National Premier League Victoria junior championship matches on Epsom's pitches.

A highlight was the 8-1 victory achieved by the under-16s against Green Gully.

Under-18: lost 3-5. Goals: G. Basha 3. Best: G. Basha, S. Gilardi, S. Farr.

Under-16: won 8-1. Goals: S. Ndikumana 3, B.G. Soe, A. Caldow 2, L. Akinstall. Best: S.Ndikumana, J. Kelly, M. Ryan.

Under-15: lost 0-2. Best: M. Cappy, M. Sporle, O. Turbitt.

Under-14: dr 2-2. Goals: H. Coventry-Brownrigg, C. McAllister. Best: L. Capp, K. Smith, P. Leh.

Under-13: lost 3-4. Goals: F. Gibbs, M. Graham, own goal. Best: M. Graham, F. Gibbs, J. Mathews.

Under-12: lost 2-11. Goals: U. Babovic, own goal. Best: U. Babovic, R. Joss, W. Keating.  

In the championship standings, FC Bendigo is third in the under-15s and under-13s.

The under-18s are 9th, under-16s 6th, under-14s 11th, and under-12s in 14th place.

Bendigo's juniors play Hume City this Sunday at Broadmeadows.  

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