Andrew Mathieson

Sports Journalist

I cover a range of sports including football, basketball, soccer, rugby and human-interest pieces.

Latest Stories

Queen Bees drop the crown

Queen Bees drop the crown

Launceston had been left exhausted and surrendered the second-ever women’s state sevens finals in Hobart.

Launceston fails to defend its home

Launceston fails to defend its home

Launceston Tornadoes have leaked more than 90 points in successive games on Saturday night that has already concerned coach Richard Dickel to fix his new side’s ailing defence.

Strikers head home the winner over City

Strikers head home the winner over City

Devonport City managed to escape with a late 1-0 win against Launceston City after the plucky visitors had threatened to walk away with a surprise draw.

Gone home early

Gone home early

Launceston Tornadoes were forced to roll the dice on Friday night and lost out big for a shock 95-59 road loss to Geelong Supercats.

Vikings take the sting out of Bees

Vikings take the sting out of Bees

AMC Vikings put derby rivals Launceston to the sword at Royal Park in a clinical 94-5 mauling on Friday night.

Whiley Hawks roused for win

Whiley Hawks roused for win

Northern Hawks captain Ashton Whiley will hope to inspire her side to victory against Kingston Blues when the midcourter on Saturday plays her 100th club game.

Goal to be best of the rest

Goal to be best of the rest

Northern Rangers coach Lino Sciulli cited a creditable fifth NPL Tasmania finish provides ample motivation for the rest of the season.

Hard road work

Hard road work

Seasoned coach Richard Dickel has done it, but he still accepts “it’s definitely different” playing at home 24 hours after a trip interstate.

Rangers face the unknown

Rangers face the unknown

Olympia Warriors have sensationally axed coach Ian Shaw on the eve of their away clash with Northern Rangers.

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