NOVOCASTRIANS Yasmin Meakes and Dylan Thompson have helped Australia to a clean sweep of New Zealand in the touch football Trans Tasman Series, which wrapped up on the weekend in Auckland.
Meakes, from Cardiff South, was part of the women’s side. Thompson, from Shortland, was in the mixed team. The two sides and the men’s team beat the Kiwis three times each. The men’s and women’s sides also beat Japan twice before the series.