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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 ...

Round 10 WAFL Preview

Thursday, June 23, 2022 - 8:36 PM - by Chris Pike
CHALLENGES present opportunity in Round 10 of the 2022 WAFL season and while the bottom three teams are taking on the top three sides, what that gives is the chance to spring an upset while those sitting between fourth and seventh all do battle as well. Just based on the ladder positions of the five matches in Round 10 on Saturday, it shapes as a Read More ...

Hosting WAFLW Grand Final Tempts Tigers 

Thursday, June 23, 2022 - 1:43 PM - by Mark Readings
THE lure of playing next week’s WAFLW Grand Final at Revo Fitness Stadium is just one reason Claremont is desperate to qualify for this year’s decider.  The Tigers play Swan Districts on Sunday afternoon in the preliminary final for the right to meet East Fremantle.  As part of a bidding process, Claremont won the right to host this year’s Grand Final.  The Sharks enter the biggest Read More ...

Sharks Captain Searching for Ultimate Team Success 

Thursday, June 23, 2022 - 11:49 AM - by Mark Readings
STARVED of success for most of his career East Fremantle, captain Matthew Jupp will celebrate a major milestone on Saturday.  Jupp played his 150th game for East Fremantle on Saturday and now this Saturday will celebrate his 150th WAFL appearance to earn him life membership at the club when the Sharks host Peel Thunder at the WACA Ground.  A loyal servant at the club, Jupp’s career Read More ...

State Academy Squad to Launch Campaign in South Australia 

Thursday, June 23, 2022 - 10:53 AM - by Mark Readings
THE State 16s Academy squad will head to Adelaide later this week to play their first match at the NAB AFL U16 National Championships.  The side completed its third and final practise match before the championships, beating the Subiaco colts by five points in wet conditions at the weekend.  State Talent Manager Adam Jones was encouraged by the performance.  “They were much improved from their second Read More ...

Female Coaching Academy Attracts New Talent 

Wednesday, June 22, 2022 - 10:11 AM - by Mark Readings
Aspiring WA female coaches have embraced the chance to develop their coaching craft, with the launch of the WA Football Commission Female Coach Academy.  The second WAFC Female Coach Academy sprung to life last month, with nearly 30 coaches from junior communities and schools entering the mentor program.  Led by the WAFC coaching team, the coaches have begun a six-session program that educates them on Read More ...

WAFL Team of the Week – Round 9

Tuesday, June 21, 2022 - 4:26 PM - by Chris Pike
ROUND 9 in the WAFL once again was full of a bevy of standout performances and spots in the Team of the Week were hotly sought over as a result. All five Round 9 WAFL matches took place on Saturday starting at Optus Stadium with Subiaco making it consecutive wins beating the West Coast Eagles 14.6 (90) to 8.14 (62). Then later on Saturday afternoon, Read More ...

Round 9 - MRP Summary

Monday, June 20, 2022 - 12:48 PM
The WAFL Match Review Panel has assessed the following incident from Round 9 of the WAFL League competition.   1. Stanley WRIGHT (East Perth) has been charged with engaging in rough conduct against Matthew JOHNSON (Peel Thunder) during the third quarter at Lane Group Stadium on Saturday 18 June.   In summary, the above-mentioned can accept a REPRIMAND with an early guilty plea.    Based on the Read More ...