Posts Tagged ‘ Stags ’

Heh: they went, they saw, they conquered

Well, the game was awesome. Naturally. It was also a little bit of a nail-biter, but that’s okay, we’ve still got the shield. Oh, and the All Blacks also had a successful outing so all-in-all it was a good Saturday. Thought I might have got the hat-trick with a Lotto win but maybe next week.

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Go the Stags!

I’m heading in to work soon and part of what I’m doing today is uploading video to our site from the rugby. You know, THE RUGBY, the Ranfurly Shield defence against Otago. The game kicks off around 4.30 so keep your fingers crossed (yes, I know it makes it hard to type).

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Some changes work, others get slammed

(This is the Online column, written for The Southland Times) Social networking is just getting bigger and (sometimes) better as more of us embrace its many wonders. We’ve given it a wee hug of our own here at The Southland Times, with our very own Facebook page now having almost 800 fans who are as stoked about the mighty Stags and their heroic Ranfurly Shield efforts as we are. Check us out at www.facebook.com/southlandtimes....

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Glad I didn’t watch that faked opening

(This is the Online column, written for The Southland Times) Well, how’s that for sporting prowess? I’m not talking about “those” Games that I’m boycotting, I’m talking about the Stags and the eblacks. Our very own Southland Stags took out a win over Manawatu on Friday night (yay), giving me something to focus on that didn’t involve a certain opening-ceremony-that-shall-remain-nameless. But just between you, me and whoever else might be reading this, doesn’t it...

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