After a slow start to the Championships with a one point loss to South Australia on day one, WA won all remaining games and finished off with a convincing win over South Australia today by 20 goals.
The full score was Western Australia 23.16.154 to South Australia 3.7.25. Best on Ground in today’s Grand Final was awarded to Darnell Morrison from WA.
The Player of the Carnival was awarded to Northern Territory’s Ralph Dhamarrandji and the leading goal kicker was Kyle Jackson from South Australia.
The 2012 Flying Boomerangs squad was also announced following today’s Grand Final with 13 players from the winning team, and players from all States and Territories represented. The squad of 43 (listed below) will be cut to 25 to represent the Boomerangs at the under 16 national Championships in July and the international tour.
Grand Final Results
Goals: WA, Callum Ah Chee 4, Michael Headland 4, Allistair Yarren 3, Russell Wynne 3, Ian Penny 2, Gary Scott, Jayden Gerrand, Lachlan Daisybell, Cody Ninyette, Elijah Howard, Troy Garlett, Vincent Adam. SA, Kyle Jackson 2, Gaylen Mentha
Best: WA, Darnell Morrison, Michael Headland, Callum Ah Chee, Russell Wynne. SA, Kyle Jackson, Brandon Jackson, Wayne Milera
2012 Flying boomerangs Squad
Callum Ah Chee