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WAFL Round 21 marks and goals

Friday, August 18, 2017 - 1:45 PM

Check out the top 3 contenders for the AHG Mark and Goal for Round 21 in the videos below.

Don't forget to cast your vote now using the WAFL App. The app can be downloaded from the Play Store for Android devices and the App Store for iPhones.

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Hard nut, premiership star Manning reaches 100 with Falcons

Friday, August 18, 2017 - 10:57 AM - by Chris Pike

THERE is much more to West Perth premiership star Kody Manning than his reputation as the inspirational hard man of the WAFL even if that style of play that has likely stopped him reaching 100 games with the Falcons before this Saturday.

Manning remains the standout player in the WAFL who can inspire his team through his physicality and that's not to say he isn’t fair and doesn’t have a lot of other strings to his bow.

The 2013 premiership player simply plays in a style where he thrives on the physical contact and whether that means he lays a big bump, puts on a crunching tackle or bursts through a contest or a pack, he just goes about his football in a way that you rarely see in the modern day.

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WAFL Round 22 teams and previews

Friday, August 18, 2017 - 10:18 AM

IT is the penultimate round of the 2017 WAFL season and the fight for finals positions couldn’t be hotter with Swan Districts, East Perth, West Perth and even Claremont facing must-win battles on Saturday.

With Subiaco guaranteed of the minor premiership and of South Fremantle finishing second with East Fremantle and Perth locked in a battle over the wooden spoon, the fight for positions in between remains fascinating.

That sets the stage for four potentially defining matches on Saturday beginning with Swan Districts playing Claremont at Steel Blue Oval. A win for Swans and they are guaranteed of playing finals while a loss leaves that in the air and keeps the Tigers slim hopes alive.

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Mundella WAWFL Grand Finals: Watch Live!

Thursday, August 17, 2017 - 3:22 PM - by Sandra Argese

League Grand Final: Coastal Titans v Swan Districts 
2.30pm Leederville Oval

Over each round of the 2017 Mundella WAWFL season, two teams have deservedly thrust themselves into the spotlight as the unarguable benchmarks of the competition. With these two teams, we have two stories to tell. 

In the red corner, the Coastal Titans are the club that, since winning their first premiership in a fairy tale debut season in 2004, are synonymous with success. 2015 was the year when the club secured its seventh premiership - just another reason why they're often sitting within the realms of the top of the ladder. This year’s minor premiers reminded us all why they’re one of the best in the business, hitting the repeat button week after week on their red-hot form. 

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Round 21 Reserves and Colts Wrap

Wednesday, August 16, 2017 - 4:37 PM - by Chris Pike

CLAREMONT knocked off the reserves-leading South Fremantle in Round 21 action on Saturday to all but lock away second position for themselves while East Fremantle further consolidated top spot in the colts with a strong win against West Perth.

Round 21 reserves results saw Swan Districts beat East Perth 16.8 (104) to 8.8 (56) at Leederville Oval, Peel Thunder defeat Perth 16.8 (104) to 13.12 (90) at Bendigo Bank Stadium, Claremont down South Fremantle 8.6 (54) to 7.11 (53) at Claremont Oval and West Perth prevail 10.6 (66) to 9.10 (64) against East Fremantle at HBF Arena.

With two rounds of the season remaining, South Fremantle (15-4) is guaranteed of finishing on top of the reserves ladder.

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AFL Women's National Female Football Survey

Wednesday, August 16, 2017 - 2:53 PM

The AFL is undertaking a national research project relating to how the success of the AFL Women's Competition and subsequent growth in interest and participation is impacting the resourcing and infrastructure needs of grassroots community football.

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White claims Mundella WAWFL Fairest and Best

Tuesday, August 15, 2017 - 3:58 PM

Coastal Titans Football Club player Jodie White was announced the winner of the Mundella WA Women’s Football League’s Dhara Kerr Fairest and Best during the 2017 Medal Presentation Night on Monday, August 14.

It was the 36-year-old’s first Mundella WAWFL Fairest and Best award, after having played for the Titans since the club’s inception in 2004.

Coastal Titans Reserves player Melissa Lim was awarded the Reserves Fairest and Best, with 20 votes for the season, six clear of second placed Jasmine Calgaret (Perth Angels).

Read More ... Team and Player of Round 21

Tuesday, August 15, 2017 - 1:16 PM - by Chris Pike

IT proved to be a round of big ball winners in the WAFL on Saturday with the Perth captain having it more than 40 times and a host of stars at Claremont, East Perth and West Perth all racking up more than 30 disposals but there were plenty more standout performance than just the kick getters too.

The race towards the finals heated up significantly on Saturday in the Round 21 action with Peel Thunder winning to stay third, East Perth winning to remain fifth and close in on fourth, West Perth staying alive with its win and South Fremantle all but ending the hopes of Claremont.

The Round 21 results saw East Perth win a third straight match beating Swan Districts 17.8 (110) to 8.8 (56) at Leederville Oval with Stan Wright racking up 35 possessions and Nathan Blee 32.

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RediMed Colts Young Guns Round 21

Monday, August 14, 2017 - 4:14 PM

Round 21 of the WAFL Colts competition made way for some surprising wins and close contests.

At Bendigo Bank Stadium Perth, who currently sit at the bottom of the competition ladder, defeated Peel Thunder (4th) by 18-points, while South Fremantle (7th) outplayed Claremont who sit third on the ladder by three-points.

In other matches, Swan Districts claimed a 17-point victory over East Perth at Leederville Oval and at HBF Arena ladder-leaders East Fremantle defeated West Perth by a comfortable 49-points.

Click here for the match results.

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Swan Districts through to Mundella WAWFL Grand Final

Monday, August 14, 2017 - 10:52 AM

Swan Districts have earned the right to defend their 2016 Mundella WA Women's Football League premiership with an 11-point win over East Fremantle in the Preliminary Final on Sunday, August 13.

Swans will face Costal Titans in this Sunday's (August 20) Grand FInal at 2pm at Leederville Oval.

Swan Districts have qualified for the Grand Final in all three grades after a strong season for the club.

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Relive the top moments of Rounds 1-21

Monday, August 14, 2017 - 9:55 AM

Do you want to relive the best marks, goals and passages of play of the 2017 McDonald's WAFL Premiership season? 

Check out the top #MaccasMoments from every round so far in the videos below.


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WAFL Round 21 match reports

Sunday, August 13, 2017 - 8:43 AM - by Chris Pike

EAST Perth took another significant and impressive step towards playing finals with a big Round 21 WAFL win against Swan Districts while West Perth stayed alive but Claremont fell out of contention with South Fremantle claiming an eighth straight victory.

The third last round of the WAFL season was always going to be significant in the race towards the finals in 2017 and in the end Peel Thunder locked away its spot, East Perth just about secured theirs and West Perth stayed in touch, but Claremont can no longer make it with two weeks remaining.

All four Round 21 matches took place on Saturday afternoon with East Perth continuing its impressive form winning a third straight match beating Swan Districts 17.8 (110) to 8.8 (56) at Leederville Oval.

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Mundella WAWFL Preliminary Finals

Friday, August 11, 2017 - 4:29 PM

Mundella WA Women's Football League Preliminary Finals will be played this Sunday, August 13 at Steel Blue Oval in Bassendean.

The League clash at 2pm will see reigning premiers Swan Districts clash with East Fremantle for a place in next week's Grand Final against Coastal Titans. 

The Reserves Preliminary Final will feature Coastal Titans and East Fremantle with the winner to play Swan Districts, while the Rogers Cup Preliminary Final sees South Fremantle and Peel doing battle for a spot in the Grand Final, also against Swan Districts.

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Junior footy players lace up for social violence awareness campaign

Friday, August 11, 2017 - 4:05 PM

It’s time to lace up and fight violence.

Junior players from Upper Swan Football Club will wear orange laces this weekend to raise awareness about social violence and how to combat it, as part of this week’s Step Back Think’s Lace Up campaign.

Upper Swan JFC will lace up with more than 150 grassroots sporting clubs, along with Ambassadors from the AFL and NRL clubs across the nation.

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WAFL Round 20 marks and goals

Friday, August 11, 2017 - 3:22 PM

Check out the top 3 contenders for the AHG Mark and Goal for Round 19 in the videos below.

Don't forget to cast your vote now using the WAFL App. The app can be downloaded from the Play Store for Android devices and the App Store for iPhones.

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