FIVE unanswered goals to begin the day laid the platform for a big East Wagga-Kooringal win at Coleambally on Saturday.
The Hawks continued their climb up the ladder with a 77-point belting of Coleambally, running out easy winners 16.13 (109) to 4.9 (32).
Coleambally can be a difficult prospect, particularly at home, but the Hawks did not allow the Blues to get a sniff of an upset by booting five goals to none in the opening term.
By half-time, the Hawks were well on their way to victory with a seven-goal advantage.
Jarrad Boumann continued his good form with another five-goal performance in attack for the Hawks.
EWK ruckman Kyle North-Flanagan dominated, while Luke Cuthbert and a three-goal effort from Brocke Argus were other notable performers.
Curtis Steele tried hard to ignite Coleambally, while Blake Argus and Luke Peruzzi battled hard throughout.
EWK Hawks Seniors 5.2 9.4 12.11 16.13 (109)
Coleambally Blues Seniors 0.2 2.4 3.6 4.9 (32)
GOALS: EWK Hawks Seniors: J.Boumann 5, B.Argus 3, K.Rowbotham 2, K.Argus 1, J.Piercy 1, C.Wild 1, J.Turner 1, H.Fitzsimmons 1, W.Thomas 1; Coleambally Blues Seniors: M.Hillier 2, L.Hillier 1, T.Valeri 1BEST: EWK Hawks Seniors: K.North-flanagan, L.Cuthbert, J.Boumann, W.Thomas, B.Argus, C.McCarthy; Coleambally Blues Seniors: B.Argus, L.Peruzzi, C.Steele, D.Bennett, D.Peruzzi, J.Buchanan
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