Imperials out-muscle Jervois in 2022 River Murray Football League grand final
The Blues have become RMFL premiers after defying history and a strong wind at the Bluds' home ground.
Imperials have defied history to become River Murray Football League premiers.
The Blues out-muscled the Bluds in Saturday’s A grade grand final at Jervois, winning 11.18 (84) to 7.7 (49).
It was the first time they had beaten Jervois in a grand final in their last nine attempts, dating back to 1967.
“There was a thing going around (at Jervois) that the easiest way to win a flag is to play Imps,” winning player-coach Scott McMahon quipped after the game.
“That was a bit of extra motivation for us.”
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