Junior Savoys come so close to success

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BIG KICK: Lachy Macgowan was outstanding across the park on Sunday for the under-13 boys’ grand final against Cobram Roar. PHOTO: Ashleigh Piles

MYRTLEFORD’S under-13 boys coach Rob Caponecchia could not be prouder of his side after they came devastatingly close to toppling undefeated Cobram Roar before falling 2-1 in Sunday’s AWFA Cup Final.

The young Savoys were slight underdogs heading into the game but matched Cobram’s intensity for much of the day.

Cobram got the upper hand early in the first but junior superstar Summer Caponecchia responded with an equaliser not too long after.

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