Ponting wins Lynch Medal

Andrew Mathieson
By Andrew Mathieson
Updated September 22 2018 - 1:43pm, first published 1:00pm
WOO-HOO: North Launceston gun Josh Ponting practices celebrations ahead of his Alastair Lynch Medal win with Bombers forward Tom Bennett. Picture: Scott Gelston

Unassuming midfielder Josh Ponting overshadowed the big names at State League premiers North Launceston to run away with a maiden Alastair Lynch Medal win.

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Andrew Mathieson

Andrew Mathieson

Sports Journalist

The day I realised I wasn't good enough to play for St Kilda or be the No.1 spinner for Australia was when I realised journalism was the closest I could come to follow my passion for sport. And it's not just about the scores for me. It's the back story behind the game.

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