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AFL NSW/ACT Youth Girls set for Spotless

AFL NSW/ACT Youth Girls

The AFL NSW/ACT Youth Girls side will play in an exhibition match prior to the GWS GIANTS vs. Collingwood match on Saturday, 13 May at Spotless Stadium. Coming up against an invitational side of some of the top AFL Sydney

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2017 Youth Girls State Squad Announced

Youth Girls

AFL NSW/ACT has named their Youth Girls State Squad to attend the upcoming Northern Academy Series in Coffs Harbour. To be held from 21 April to 23 April, the squad will be divided evenly into teams named GIANTS and Swans, and will compete against teams

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Expression of Interest – Female Academy Coaches

MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA - MAY 2: during the Woomeras v NSW/ACT match during the 2016 Youth Girls Championships at the Holden Centre, Melbourne on May 2, 2016. (Photo by Scott Barbour/AFL Media)

n 2016, AFL NSW/ACT launched the first ever Female AFL Academies in the region, giving 200 females the opportunity to hone their skills ahead of the AFL Women’s competition in 2017. In 2017, the female academies will be based across five regions – Sydney East,

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2017 AFL NSW/ACT Female Academy Information

MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA - MAY 2: during the Woomeras v NSW/ACT match during the 2016 Youth Girls Championships at the Holden Centre, Melbourne on May 2, 2016. (Photo by Scott Barbour/AFL Media)

2016 was a big success for NSW/ACT Female Footy The U18 Youth Girls team were undefeated and claimed the Division Two National Championships for the first time. From this team, five players were selected for the All-Stars Youth Girls match with two making the All-Australian Youth

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2017 AFL NSW/ACT Female Academy Information

Female Academy

2016 was a big success for NSW/ACT Female Footy The U18 Youth Girls team were undefeated and claimed the Division Two National Championships for the first time. From this team, five players were selected for the All-Stars Youth Girls match with two making the

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Youth Girls take over Bateau Bay

Youth Girls

The AFL NSW/ACT Youth Girls State Cup was held on the weekend of October 24 and 25 in Bateau Bay, NSW. Nine teams from across all regions of NSW and the ACT travelled to the Central Coast town, to participate in

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NSW/ACT women take centre stage

NSW/ACT Maddy Collier and Nicola Barr

NSW/ACT will have two representatives in this weekend’s Women’s Exhibition match being played on Saturday night at Whitten Oval. Maddy Collier and Nicola Barr have been named in the Western Bulldogs final-22 to take on rivals Melbourne for the Hamden-Hardiman

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Tim Schmidt to coach GIANTS NWL team

Tim Schmidt coaching

On Sunday, the Greater Western Sydney GIANTS announced Tim Schmidt as the inaugural senior coach of the GIANTS’ National Women’s League team. The former AFL player has been working with AFL NSW/ACT as Female Football High Performance coach and has been instrumental

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Finley debuts Youth Girls Team

Finley spiders

Just weeks after the AFL’s announcement to introduce a Women’s League, the small NSW town of Finley has debuted a Youth Girls team over the weekend. Being based on the NSW/VIC border The Finley Spiders have joined the Victorian Shepparton

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Youth Girls Division 2 Champions

The NSW/ACT Youth Girls representative team have claimed the Division Two National Youth Girls Championship title after defeating South Australia by 65 points at Punt Road Oval last week. The NSW/ACT squad, made up of Under 18s girls from across the region, started the

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