Alpine Eagles go for back to back

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LINE UP: The Alpine Eagles, Bright’s thirds side will take on the Snow Road Saints in the Grand Final this Saturday. PHOTO: Struan Jones

WHEN Bright’s thirds football team, the Alpine Eagles, line up this week against the Snow Road Saints, they’ll be looking to make history with back to back flags.

In 2018 the young side battled through a memorable finals series after finishing second on the ladder, and losing to the top-placed and dominant Saints in the first round final.

In the round two preliminary final Bright’s Eagles clinched victory from impending defeat after taking the lead against a powerful Londrigan Bulls side to win them a spot in the Grand Final, where they toppled the Saints and ran out winners.

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