Federal open winning account with comfortable victory over Tumbarumba in Upper Murray Football League

OPTIONS: Tumbarumba's Jack Kelly prepares to bomb the Roos into attack in their Upper Murray match against Federal. Pictures: WENDY LAVIS

OPTIONS: Tumbarumba's Jack Kelly prepares to bomb the Roos into attack in their Upper Murray match against Federal. Pictures: WENDY LAVIS

FEDERAL stayed in touch with the top four with a 38-point win over Tumbarumba at Tumbarumba on Saturday.

Hayden Guest sends his team into attack on Saturday. The Roos lost by 38 points.

Hayden Guest sends his team into attack on Saturday. The Roos lost by 38 points.

The Swans set up the victory with six goals to two in the opening term with Tom McKimmie leading the way.

Al Harris and Zac Galbraith also kicked four majors.

Jack Vogan just manages to get a handball away in time before being tackled.

Jack Vogan just manages to get a handball away in time before being tackled.

Centreman Daniel Hales dominated the midfield while Cameron Tyrell continued his strong start to the season.

“It was a good, solid effort,” Midson said.

“We are starting to play some good footy which was always going to come after playing together for a few weeks.”

Tumbarumba had a trier in Quinn Rooney.

Bullioh destroyed Cudgewa by 137 points.

Ryan Brown and Hamish Clark knocked up winning possessions while Brandyn Phillips booted seven majors.

Jarrod Williams kicked 10 goals in Corryong’s big win over Border-Walwa.

The former Barnawartha premiership player has 24 goals in three matches this season.