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AFLW Draft Combine Player Profile: Nicky Steel

Nicky Steel

Ahead of the first ever NAB AFL Women’s Draft Combine taking place next week at Etihad Stadium in Melbourne, we are chatting with AFL NSW/ACT’s four representatives. Today, we are getting to know Nicky Steel – a tough fullback who plays

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AFL School Ambassadors of the Year announced

AFL School Ambassadors of the Year

AFL NSW/ACT has announced the winners of the 2017 AFL Schools Ambassadors of the Year with Dean O’Brien (Radford College in Canberra), Anna Goyen (Castle Hill Public School), and Lynne Daly (Bermagui Public School) taking this year’s honours. The three

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Western Sydney holding hopes in Shipley

Nick Shipley

Last week, 18-year-old Nick Shipley attended his final day at Mount Carmel Catholic College. In a couple of months from now, Shipley will be graduating from his HSC year, and in November, is also hopeful of graduating to the Australian

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Powell powering on to NAB AFL Draft Combine

Jack Powell

  There have been many famous Australian Football names come from the nation’s capital. Bolton, Bruce, Steele, and Jesaulenko – just to name a few. At a local level the Powell moniker has made a name for itself, but as

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TRAC win the AFL NSW/ACT Under 15 GIANTS Cup

TRAC

Originally published by the Daily Advertiser. The Riverina Anglican College (TRAC) can lay claim to having the best under 15 schoolboy team in the state after a dominant performance in Albury on Tuesday. TRAC won the AFL NSW-ACT’s under 15 Giants

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Myers fit and firing ahead of AFL Draft Combine

Brendan Myers

At a time of year where footballers, from local to the elite, are starting to loosen the screws and relax, Wagga Wagga’s Brendan Myers is doing anything but. Selected as one of the five AFL NSW/ACT players to attend the

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Locals selected for AFL Women’s Draft Combine

NAB AFL Women's Draft Combine

The AFL has released the names of players invited to the 2017 NAB AFL Women’s Draft Combine, which will be held at Etihad Stadium on 3-4 October 2017. Four players from New South Wales have been selected to attend including

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Free transport this Saturday for GIANTS Semi-Final

Spotless Stadium

Olympic Park will be busy this Saturday night with large crowds attending both AFL and NRL Semi-Finals, which are set to kick off at Spotless Stadium and ANZ Stadium at around the same time. Match tickets cover travel on all

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Three former Rams in top five at JJ Liston Trophy

Jacob Townsend

Three former AFL NSW/ACT Rams have polled in the top five of the 2017 JJ Liston Trophy, the Victorian Football League’s highest honour, with Leeton’s Jacob Townsend claiming the coveted award. Coolamon’s Michael Gibbons placed second after a standout year with Williamstown in

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Packed house makes history

Sydney Swans crowd

Originally published by SydneySwans.com.au The Sydney Swans set an all-time attendance record for an AFL match at the SCG on Saturday night, with 46,323 fans turning out for their Elimination Final against Essendon. The crowd surpassed the previous record of

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