New role at North Launceston paves the way for Josh Ponting to saviour the Alastair Lynch Medal

Andrew Mathieson
By Andrew Mathieson
Updated September 24 2018 - 12:27pm, first published 7:00am
RAPT: The smile says it all for North Launceston's latest Alastair Lynch medallist Josh Ponting. Picture: Digital Solstice

Alastair Lynch Medallist Josh Ponting has paid tribute to a pair of North Launceston premiership coaches helping redefine his football path.

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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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