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WAFL Team of Round 17

Wednesday, August 4, 2021 - 12:07 PM - by Chris Pike
WE had several five-goal hauls, some brilliant defensive showings and some huge ball-winning performances during Round 17 of the 2021 Optus WAFL Premiership Season across the weekend. The five matches took place over Saturday and Sunday this weekend in Round 17 and not only where there some standout individual showings, but Subiaco moved clear on top and South Fremantle back into second spot ahead of Read More ...

Optus WAFL Round 17 Wrap

Tuesday, August 3, 2021 - 6:44 AM - by Chris Pike
SUBIACO moved clear on top of the WAFL ladder and South Fremantle moved back into second spot with losses to Claremont, West Perth and Swan Districts while East Fremantle and East Perth kept the finals race somewhat alive. Round 17 of the Optus WAFL Premiership Season always had the chance to be a defining weekend and what it did for Subiaco was take the Lions Read More ...

Match Report – Royals deliver another stunning upset

Sunday, August 1, 2021 - 7:49 PM - by Alex Ventouras
EAST Perth continues to rise for the occasion against the top teams in 2021 dealing with the challenging conditions at Leederville Oval the better on Sunday to knock of the ladder-leading contending Claremont by seven points. Claremont had a golden chance to knock off the eighth placed Royals to join Subiaco on 11 wins for the setting up a battle over top spot next week Read More ...

Match Report – Bulldog forwards have field day against Peel

Sunday, August 1, 2021 - 12:12 PM - by Chris Pike
SOUTH Fremantle bounced back in the most emphatic fashion from a disappointing loss to Subiaco to hammer the undermanned Peel Thunder by 116 points in Mandurah on Saturday. South Fremantle managed just two goals the rest of the game the previous week against Subiaco after kicking the first two of the day to end up losing by 44 points to the Lions and dropping to Read More ...

Match Report – Eagles dominate Demons in battle of Lathlain

Sunday, August 1, 2021 - 11:06 AM - by Breanna Redhead
It may have been a bottom of the ladder clash, but the West Coast Eagles proved themselves the kings of Mineral Resources Park, defeating neighbouring club Perth Demons 15.9 (99) to 6.7 (43) on Saturday. The win marks the side’s fourth win in the past six rounds, a vast improvement from their beginning to the season.  The victory was also enough for them to Read More ...

Match Report – Lions snap Falcons streak to stay top

Sunday, August 1, 2021 - 10:34 AM - by Matt Paddick
SUBIACO made a flying start to set up an eventual 20-point against West Perth at Leederville Oval that doubly keeps the Lions on top of the ladder while snapping the winning run of the Falcons. It shaped as a fascinating contest with Subiaco looking for a fourth consecutive win to maintain their hold on first place by the end of Round 17 in the Optus Read More ...

Match Report – Brave Sharks breathe life into season

Sunday, August 1, 2021 - 10:07 AM - by Charlie McCormack
EAST Fremantle has breathed some life back into the WAFL finals race with a brave seven-point win over the fifth placed Swan Districts at New Choice Homes Park on Saturday. The top five appeared just about set coming into Round 17 of the 2021 Optus WAFL Premiership Season, but on the back of a fast finish and late Jonathan Marsh goals, the Sharks pulled off Read More ...

Round 17 Optus WAFL Preview

Friday, July 30, 2021 - 1:40 PM - by Chris Pike
ANOTHER fascinating weekend in the WAFL resumes and without doubt Subiaco hosting West Perth in the battle of two on-fire teams is the highlight but all five encounters have reasons to tune in. It's Round 17 of the 2021 Optus WAFL Premiership Season with the five matches spread across Saturday and Sunday afternoons with two games taking place at Leederville Oval. With Subiaco having the Read More ...

WAFL Fixture: Round 17 - 22

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 4:03 PM
The WAFC has revealed the final six rounds of the 2021 Optus WAFL Premiership Season, with the campaign extended by two weeks to finish on the weekend of October 2/3.  Find out who plays who in the lead up to the Finals Series;  Round 17 (weekend of 31 July) East Fremantle v Swan Districts Subiaco v West Perth Peel Thunder v South Fremantle Perth v Read More ...

WAFL Fixture Update

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 10:23 AM
The West Australian Football Commission advises that updates have been made to the fixture for the remainder of the 2021 Optus WAFL Premiership Season. The season will conclude on the weekend of October 2/3, extending the competition by two weeks to accommodate a revised fixturing model. The Optus WAFL Finals Series will remain as a top-five competition, with four weeks of finals culminating in a Read More ...

WAFL Team of Round 16

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 2:21 PM - by Chris Pike
ROUND 16 in the 2021 Optus WAFL Premiership Season might have seen the top five teams all further consolidate their hold on a finals spot, but there were plenty of standout performances too. Round 16 saw Subiaco, Claremont, West Perth and Swan Districts all win while inside the top to ensure those top five teams all hold at least a four-game and percentage gap on Read More ...

2021 AFLW Draft Wrap

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 1:51 PM
The West Australian Football Commission congratulates the 10 WA players selected in the 2021 NAB AFLW National Draft today, including eight from WA’s Simply Energy AFLW WA State Academy.  These included first round selections Charlie Thomas (Subiaco) and Amy Franklin (Claremont).  Other AFLW National Draft selections included: Courtney Rowley (Peel Thunder), Beth Schilling (Peel Thunder), Dana East (Swan Districts), Makaela Tuhakaraina (South Fremantle), Sarah Lakay Read More ...

Optus WAFL Round 16 Wrap

Tuesday, July 27, 2021 - 2:53 PM - by Chris Pike
ROUND 16 in the WAFL saw the race for top spot become all the more fascinating with Subiaco and Claremont swapping that first position over the weekend while West Perth and Swan Districts went a long way to securing their own finals spots. Subiaco and Claremont have now moved a game clear on top of the ladder on the back of their wins in the Read More ...

Match Report – Lions flex muscles to reclaim top spot

Monday, July 26, 2021 - 6:00 AM - by Alex Ventouras
SUBIACO got more and more dominant as their clash with South Fremantle went on at Leederville Oval Sunday with the eventual 44-point win seeing the Lions reclaim top spot on the WAFL ladder. Subiaco only briefly gave up top spot for 24 hours to Claremont with the Lions having to wait until Sunday to play their Round 16 WAFL match against South Fremantle at Leederville Read More ...

Match Report – Keitel's seven keeps Falcons winning

Sunday, July 25, 2021 - 1:28 AM - by Chris Pike
SEVEN goals from Tyler Keitel has led West Perth to continuing its hot WAFL form with a 24-point win over Peel Thunder at home on Saturday to make it six wins on the trot. Another standout performance from attack from Keitel as he looks to lock in what would be the second Bernie Naylor Medal as the league leading goalkicker of his career was behind Read More ...