Year Of The Rooster – Premiership glory for Crystal Brook and Two Wells

GIVEN 2017 is Chinese Year of the Rooster, it should come as little surprise both Two Wells and Crystal Brook were crowned premiers of their respective A grade football competitions on Saturday.

About 6000 footy fans packed into Port Broughton for the Northern Areas football and netball grand finals, while Mallala also reportedly hosted a record crowd for the Adelaide Plains deciders.

For the Roosters from Northern Areas, the win capped off an undefeated season and avenged the upset at the hands of the Eagles in the 2016 grand final.

The red and whites from Adelaide Plains went in as underdogs against Mallala, a side unbeaten since round two and had belted Two Wells  in the second semi final a fortnight earlier.

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