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For the second week in a row Morwell East have upset their more fancied opponents to keep there finals dream alive.
Mirboo North started strongly kicking the first 3 goals of the game. Morwell East settled and peppered the goals for rest of the quarter, however inaccurate kicking saw them trail by 7 points at quarter time.
The Tigers kicked the first goal of the 2nd quarter, but it was all Morwell East from then on, the Hawks kicking 3 unanswered goals to take a 5 point lead at the main break.
The Hawks consolidated in the 3rd quarter keeping their opponents goalless and adding 2 more of their own. Defensively they were brilliant and they looked like they were setting themselves up for a good win leading by 18 at 3 quarter time.
The Tigers weren't going down without a fight however and for the 3rd time scored the first goal of the quarter. But again, the Hawks took control and 3 further goals sealed the deal.
Mirboo North 6. 6. 42
Morwell East 9.15.69
Morwell East will now take on Newborough next Saturday at Trafalgar.