Man in the corner: Netball pace on shown at track

Jess Smith demonstrated the on-court pace that saw her finish as runner-up in Nhill's A Grade best and fairest count at the Manangatang races on Saturday.
Jess Smith demonstrated the on-court pace that saw her finish as runner-up in Nhill's A Grade best and fairest count at the Manangatang races on Saturday.

WHILE Horsham trainer and jockey combination Paul Pruesker and Holly McKechnie were winning on the track at the Manangatang Races on Saturday a fellow Wimmera resident was also in good form.

Nhill Tigers A Grade netballer Jess Smith tore up the track in the Ladbrokes Ladies Dash for Cash.

The centre-court player showed why she is so effective on court by flashing past the post in third place.

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WHEN the Mail-Times made a call out for what readers wanted to know about the day-to-day running of the newspaper it was not expecting to have to hand out style advice.

But that is exactly what one reader was after when they questioned what the kind of product sale’s manager uses in his hair.

The questions followed on from an earlier query fielded by one of the journalists that focused on a recent trend of red-haired leaders at the office. For the record the sales manager was not willing to divulge his secret, preferring to keep it under his hat.