Newspaper article Daily Examiner (Grafton, Australia)

Drag Flick Specialist to Face Speed Gun

Newspaper article Daily Examiner (Grafton, Australia)

Drag Flick Specialist to Face Speed Gun

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Byline: Bill North sport@dailyexaminer.com.au

SPEED guns and RBTs.

Clarence Valley Regional Hockey Complex resembles Highway Patrol this week.

Firstly, striker Jacob Purser goes up against the speed gun this morning in an attempt to record his fastest drag flick.

Then on Sunday afternoon random breath testing will operate at the venue to kerb potential anti-social behaviour and under-age drinking following the Group 2 Rugby League grand final at McGuren Field.

Purser is in hockey action at 11.30am today for Grafton High against Oxley High in the round of 16 of the NSW CHS Open Boys Hockey knockout. The crowd will be entertained prior to hit off when he attempts to drag flick a ball in excess of 90 kilometres per hour.

Grafton High coach Scott Smith was directly in the firing line of Purser at his best on Sunday night. Smith was the opposing captain when Purser ignited City Bears to a 4-1 win over Sailors in round eight of Grafton A Grade Men. …

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