Lady luck for Leah

AFTER coming agonisingly close to a Statewide Super Women’s League football premiership for the past three years, Long Plains’ Leah Tynan was thrilled to finally captain her team to a premiership on Sunday. Leah, who captains the North Adelaide Roosters, led the team to a seven-point victory over South Adelaide, 5.5.35 to 4.4.28, at Thebarton […]

The Cup runneth over

Balaklava Racing Club (BRC) held its Balaklava Cup sponsor’s launch last Thursday August 20, with the announcement of a new major sponsor, TCQS International. Despite COVID restrictions, the Balaklava TQCSI Cup will still go ahead on September 16. The club’s first release of 1000 tickets has already sold out, with numbers currently restricted due to […]

Solid start for Schoenberg

IMAGES: AFL PHOTOS Gabrielle Hall reports: The Adelaide Crows may not have brought home a win last Wednesday evening against Melbourne, but much of the Mid North could not have been more proud to see young Marrabel lad, Harry Schoenberg make his AFL debut in the tri-colour guernsey. The Min-Man export, and state under 18 […]

Tayla debuts as 100th Thunderbird

FORMER Balaklava local, Tayla Williams, made her official debut for the Adelaide Thunderbirds over the weekend playing against  West Coast Fever on the Sunshine Coast. Tayla is the 100th player to debut for the Thunderbirds, and debuted alongside team members, Lenize Potgieter, Samantha Gooden and Georgie Horjus. Mid-way through the first game of the season, […]

Crystal Brook’s grassroots boost

AS the siren sounded to kick off the 2020 football season in Crystal Brook on Saturday, there was added reason to celebrate, with news of a $216,500 funding boost to upgrade the oval precinct. The good news came through round three of the State Government’s Grassroots Football, Cricket and Netball Facility Program. Crystal Brook will […]

Eagles soar in debut game

THERE was great excitement last week when local lads, Lachie McNeil and Jacob Wehr, made their SANFL league debut together for Woodville-West Torrens Eagles against South Adelaide. With their proud families watching on, Lachie started in the forward lines, rotating through the mid field, while Jacob started on the interchange bench before playing on the […]

Footy’s back!

You can almost smell the anticipation in the air. Footy is set to return to the North Eastern Football League on Saturday, July 4, and it promises to be a season like no other. The NEFL 2020 competition will kick off with six-clubs currently on the fixture, however some uncertainty remains, with two clubs putting […]

Feathers fly in APFL

ADELAIDE Plains Football League (APFL) will start its 2020 season on July 11 following a decision made at the meeting of club delegates last Wednesday at Mallala. But the competition will look a little different this season, after Hummocks-Watchman Eagles (HWE) and Balaklava clubs indicated they would not be participating, leaving six teams to compete. […]

500 allowed at footy games

BBH Football Club has informed the NEFL that it won’t be participating this year. Photo: File.   As from Friday July 3, 2020, a crowd of 500 spectators will be allowed to enter football grounds throughout South Australia. Following the state wide Zoom information session on Tuesday night (June 9), a crowd of 500 is the […]