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Tigers Triumph Caps Off Stunning Day for WAFLW

Monday, July 4, 2022 - 3:18 PM - by Mark Readings
IN a stunning advertisement for local women’s football, Claremont has claimed its first WAFLW premiership in an upset victory.  The Tigers defeated a brave East Fremantle in a high-tempo, high-scoring decider by eight points at Revo Fitness Stadium.  The Sharks entered the Grand Final unbeaten this season with 15 consecutive wins but were outplayed by the Tigers on their home turf.  For Claremont coach Jack Schwarze, Read More ...

WAFLW Grand Final Wrap

Monday, July 4, 2022 - 12:31 PM - by Chris Pike
THE age old question for any team on a winning streak is if it's better to lose one along the way before a Grand Final and East Fremantle might forever be wondering that now after Claremont produced a stunning upset in Saturday's WAFLW decider. The WAFLW Grand Final for 2022 took place on Saturday afternoon at Revo Fitness Stadium with East Fremantle coming into the Read More ...

WA Falls Short in Opening Game at NAB U18 National Championships

Monday, July 4, 2022 - 12:12 PM - by Mark Readings
WA’s U18 squad will quickly turn its focus to Saturday’s showdown with the Allies after being defeated in the opening match of the NAB AFL U18 National Championships in Melbourne.  The Black Swans led Vic Metro by 9 points at halftime before the home side booted eight goals to one in the third quarter to grab control of the match.  Vic Metro forward Matthew Jefferson Read More ...

WA Footy Greats Oversee Next Generation of Stars 

Friday, July 1, 2022 - 11:30 AM - by Mark Readings
WA football greats Barry Cable and Glen Jakovich have fond memories of their junior playing days, and both are proud to be associated with a local junior football competition named in their honour.  The Senior Schoolboys Cup is a high school competition run by the WAFC (with support from School Sport WA) for Year 11 & 12 boys, with the Cable Division representing the best Read More ...

Can East Fremantle Complete a Perfect WAFLW Season? 

Friday, July 1, 2022 - 10:34 AM - by Mark Readings
THE two Ccptains of the WAFLW Grand Final teams have come together ahead of Saturday’s premiership decider, with East Fremantle playing Claremont at Revo Fitness Stadium at 2.45pm.  The 2022 Grand Final will be broadcast live on the Seven Network in WA, and broadcast on 91.3 SportFM.  East Fremantle is on the cusp of becoming the first WAFLW side in the four-year history of the Read More ...

Grand Final WAFLW Preview

Friday, July 1, 2022 - 9:28 AM - by Chris Pike
WAFLW Grand Final day for 2022 is here and it will be East Fremantle taking on Claremont with the premiership cup up for grabs at Revo Fitness Stadium on Saturday. The Sharks and Tigers have been the two standout teams of the WAFLW season for 2022 and it's only fitting they will now meet in Saturday's Grand Final at Claremont's Revo Fitness Stadium. East Fremantle Read More ...

Western Australian football stars picked in 2022 NAB AFLW Draft

Thursday, June 30, 2022 - 2:37 PM
The Western Australian Football Commission is pleased to announce the following players have been selected in the 2022 NAB AFLW Draft. ELLA ROBERTS (Peel Thunder) 17 years old /175cm Ella Roberts has been selected at pick 14 by the West Coast Eagles.  One of the most talented players in the Draft, Roberts is an athletic forward or midfielder, with a great overhead contested mark. Ella is a dual premiership Read More ...

WA Makes Sluggish Start at U16 National Championships

Thursday, June 30, 2022 - 2:35 PM - by Mark Readings
WA has slumped to a 42-point loss to South Australia in the opening match at the NAB AFL U16 National Championships in Adelaide. A poor first half was a major factor in the loss as South Australia booted 7 goals to 1 to enjoy a 40-point buffer at the main break. WA coach Ross McQueen identified the major problems for the side. “We took a Read More ...

WAFLW Team of the Year 2022

Wednesday, June 29, 2022 - 11:09 PM - by Chris Pike
THE WAFLW Grand Final teams are set, the award winners have been announced, the AFLW Draft has been held and all there is left to be done is to announce the 2022 WAFLW Team of the Year ahead of Saturday's decider. Following each round of the 2022 WAFLW season there was a Team of the Week announced, and from those sides the Team of the Read More ...

WAFL Team of the Week – Round 10

Tuesday, June 28, 2022 - 4:05 PM - by Chris Pike
THERE were career best performances from captains in Round 10 of the 2022 WAFL season, another league record matched and plenty of stars delivering showings making them hard to ignore in the Team of the Week. The Saturday afternoon Round 10 WAFL action saw East Fremantle bounce back with a hard earned 12.16 (88) to 12.5 (77) victory against Peel Thunder at the WACA Ground. Read More ...

WAFL - Round 10 MRP Summary

Tuesday, June 28, 2022 - 3:56 PM - by Rachael Osborne
The WAFL Match Review Panel has assessed the following incidents from Round 10 of the WAFL League competition. 1. Leigh KITCHIN (Subiaco) has been charged with attempting to strike Anthony STEPHENS (Swan Districts) during Swan Districts v Subiaco game at Steel Blue Oval on Saturday 25 June. In summary, the above-mentioned has accepted a reprimand with an early guilty plea.    Based on the available evidence, the incident was assessed Read More ...

Sharon Wong claims 2022 Dhara Kerr Medal 

Tuesday, June 28, 2022 - 1:28 PM - by Rachael Osborne
East Fremantle Football Club veteran Sharon Wong has capped a remarkable season to be crowned the 2022 Dhara Kerr Medallist at the WAFL Women’s Awards on Monday night at Crown Perth’s Astral Ballroom.   The energetic midfielder claimed the WAFL Women’s fairest and best award after finishing with 18 votes and comes as a sweet victory after placing second in 2021 with 14 votes.   Read More ...

WAFLW Preliminary Final Wrap

Monday, June 27, 2022 - 3:16 PM - by Chris Pike
CLAREMONT booked in its place in the 2022 WAFLW Grand Final by winning Sunday's preliminary final against Swan Districts by 18 points. Claremont hosted Swan Districts in the preliminary final on Sunday at Revo Fitness Stadium with the two teams playing for the right to take on East Fremantle in the Grand Final. The Tigers proved too strong ending up winning 6.9 (45) to 4.3 Read More ...

WAFL Round 10 Wrap

Monday, June 27, 2022 - 1:21 PM - by Chris Pike
NEVER has the evenness of the WAFL competition been more on display that Saturday's Round 10 action with two bottom three sides beating top three teams while two of the other winners came from West Perth and East Fremantle who now share the top two positions. It turned out to be a fascinating day and evening of WAFL action on Saturday with West Perth and Read More ...

Preliminary Final WAFLW Preview

Thursday, June 23, 2022 - 8:37 PM - by Chris Pike
THE last spot in the 2022 WAFLW Grand Final will be determined when Claremont and Swan Districts battle it out in Sunday's preliminary final with a match up against East Fremantle in the decider the reward. East Fremantle has already qualified for the 2022 WAFLW Grand Final which will be held next Sunday at Revo Fitness Stadium on the back of an undefeated season so Read More ...