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Youth Girls squad announced ahead of upcoming series with Tasmania

Alexia Hamilton

The AFL NSW/ACT Youth Girls squad has been finalised ahead of the two upcoming matches with Tasmania. Selected following talent camps held throughout the early part of 2018 and the recent Northern Academy Series in Coffs Harbour, the squad of

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Gum Runner-Up, three locals named All Australians

AFLW All Australian

Courtney Gum has finished as the equal runner-up Best and Fairest at the 2018 NAB AFL Women’s Awards in Melbourne overnight. Western Bulldogs Premiership player, Emma Kearny took home the coveted prize with 15 votes overall, while Gum, Dana Hooker (Fremantle)

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AFLW Winter Series announced for north-eastern states

In a move set to broaden the standard of AFL Women’s football in the north-eastern states, the GWS GIANTS today announced the implementation of a Second-Tier Representative Program known as the ‘AFLW Winter Series’, in partnership with the AFL, AFL

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Mid-North Coast high schoolers set to raise AFLW curtain

High school aged Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander girls teams from the Mid-North Coast and Western Sydney will compete in an AFLX style round-robin tournament, prior to Friday’s AFL Women’s match at Blacktown International Sportspark. In partnership with Role Models

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GIANTS AFLW: Back in Blacktown

GIANTS AFLW

Reigning NAB AFL Women’s Premiers, the Adelaide Crows will come to Blacktown International Sportspark this Sunday, February 25 to take on the GWS GIANTS as the AFLW returns to Sydney’s West. Coming off a stellar performance where they outplayed Collingwood

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GIANT AFLW match-up headed for Drummoyne

GWS GIANTS AFLW

Originally published by GWS GIANTS Media. Here’s all the information you need as AFLW returns to Sydney this Friday night with a blockbuster clash against Carlton at Drummoyne Oval. GIANTS v Carlton Friday February 9, 7:05pm Drummoyne Oval, Drummoyne Gate

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SAVE THE DATES – footy is back in 2018!

Rebecca Beeson

With a new year, comes new footy seasons, this year starting earlier than ever with the NAB AFL Women’s Competition kicking off on February 2, in Melbourne. 2018 NAB AFL Women’s  For AFL NSW/ACT fans, the first home game of

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Local umpires elevated to AFL and AFLW panels

Umpires

There will be 11 more AFL NSW/ACT Umpires running around in the AFL and AFLW in 2018. Boundary Umpire, Michael Barlow (Canberra) has been evelavted to the AFL’s National Umpiring Panel following his officiating 85 NEAFL matches, including the 2016

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Four home games for 2018 GIANTS AFLW

GIANTS AFLW

The GWS GIANTS AFL Women’s side will play four home games in the second season of the AFLW competition. Beginning their year against Melbourne at Casey Fields (Melbourne), the GIANTS will host their first home game in Round 2 against

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Private girls schools in Sydney start new AFL comp

Originally published by The Australian. In the northern suburbs of Sydney, a sporting shift is under way. Prestigious girls schools are seeing an AFL surge in an area traditionally dominated by their male counterparts playing rugby. “I think the idea

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