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Draft prospect goes from nowhere to NSW/ACT in a ‘couple of games’

Originally published by womens.afl GEORGIA Garnett went from her first game of footy to representing New South Wales in the space of a handful of matches. The Sydney local, now a member of the NAB AFLW Academy who recently tested

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NAB AFL Women’s Draft Combine: Georgia Breward

  Georgia Breward’s road to redemption continued last week as she tested at the 2019 NAB AFL Women’s Draft Combine held in Melbourne. Breward, a promising footballer from the Grafton Tigers, suffered a devastating Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) injury last

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NAB AFL Women’s Draft Combine: Brenna Tarrant

Blue Mountains’ Brenna Tarrant completed the 2019 NAB AFL Women’s Draft Combine held in Melbourne last week. Tarrant was joined by Georgia Garnett, Eloise Hiller Stanbrook and Georgia Breward from the AFL NSW/ACT region to test at the Women’s Draft

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NAB AFL Women’s Draft Combine: Georgia Garnett

Castle Hill’s Georgia Garnett will have a nerve-racking two-week wait until draft night having completed the 2019 NAB AFL Women’s Draft Combine held in Melbourne last week. Testing alongside 48 AFL Women’s hopefuls over three days, Garnett and her fellow 2019

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2019 NAB AFL & AFLW Draft Combines – All you need to know

  What is the NAB AFL and AFLW Draft Combine? The NAB Draft Combines seek to identify potential AFL and AFLW players capable of combining athletic and mental abilities with AFL skills. Each potential draftee will be put through a

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First U12 Girls Comp launches in Sydney

Sydney Harbour Under 12s Girls

The first ever AFL Sydney Juniors Under 12s Girls Competition was launched over the weekend with 20 new teams joining the Sydney Harbour contest for 2017. Over 300 girls and their families were present at the event where they were

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AFLW 2017: a GIANT adventure for Tilly

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It’s a Saturday night in Canberra. Skyfire – one of the nation’s capital’s biggest events – is on down the road, but a record six thousand people have arrived at UNSW Canberra Oval to see the GIANTS Women’s team play

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AFLW worth the wait for Codie Briggs

Written by Leyla Kaya. SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA – NOVEMBER 23: Codie Briggs of the GWS Giants in action during the GWS Giants Womens open training session at Olympic Park on November 23, 2016 in Sydney, Australia. (Photo by Adam Trafford/AFL Media)

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Erin McKinnon Named AFLW Rising Star

Erin McKinnon of the Giants tackled by Erin Phillips of the Crows. (Photo by AFL Media) Young GIANTS ruck Erin McKinnon has been recognised for a stand-out performance with a NAB AFL Women’s Rising Star nomination in round three. The

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Beeson ready for first AFL Women’s home game

Written by Leyla Kaya. “It wasn’t something that I necessarily thought would ever happen, maybe twelve months ago I’d never have dreamed that there would be a professional women’s AFL competition” says GWS GIANTS AFLW player Rebecca Beeson. When she

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