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Youth the Key for Western Magpies

Despite looking like they’re going to be active in the recruiting space over the off-season, the Western Magpies remain a club focused on attracting and promoting youth, according to Junior Coaching Coordinator Shaun Barrett. “We’ve got a really proactive senior

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U17 Youth Girls Champs

The state’s next crop of female stars will be on display at the 2017 AFL Queensland Under 17 Youth Girls State Championships which kick off at Leyshon Park, Yeronga from Thursday October 19, to Sunday October 22. Representative teams from Brisbane

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Lions Take Eight Queenslanders in AFLW Draft

The Brisbane Lions have selected Eight Queenslanders today at the 2017 NAB AFL Women’s Draft, highlighting the depth of local talent in Queensland. It’s time to meet 2017’s latest Lions.   Jordan Zanchetta (Pick 7): Leading the list of selections after

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SUNS announce North Queensland matches

The Gold Coast SUNS are proud to announce that it will hold a Toyota AFL Premiership match in Cairns in early 2018. The game forms part of a part of a deal announced today by Tourism and Major Events Minister

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Woomeras and Medleys Squads Named

Ten Queenslanders have been selected in the Rio Tinto Woomeras and Medleys squads, after the National Diversity Championships finished up last week on Friday at the Cavanbah Centre in Byron Bay. After impressive showings at the championships, Queenslanders Tiarnah Isua, Zeckeisha

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Maroochydore’s Graeme Meredith

Graeme Meredith was touring around Australia in a Winnebago when he decided to stop at Brisbane to visit his sisters. He hasn’t moved in the twelve years since. The 87-year-old former Essendon Property Steward, got involved at the Maroochydore footy

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#AFLQSCup GF Day results

SENIOR FEMALE DIVISION Minor Play Off: Lourdes Hill College 3.1.19 defeated Narangba Valley State High School 1.1.7 Grand Final: The Cathedral College 3.6.24 defeated Mountain Creek State High School 1.3.9 Grand Final Best on Ground: Jane Childs, The Cathedral College

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AFLQSCup Prelim. Finals Results

  RESULTS: State Preliminary Finals – Friday, 13 October Maroochydore Multi Sport Complex SENIOR FEMALE DIVISION PLF 1: Mountain Creek State High School 1.8.14 defeated Narangba Valley State High School 2.1.13 PLF 2: The Cathedral College 10.15.75 defeated Lourdes Hill

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Miyakonojo Delegation Tour Moreton Bay

Delegates from the Japanese city Miyakonojo toured the Moreton Bay Central Sports Complex at Burpengary on Wednesday afternoon, as part of a sister city arrangement with the Moreton Bay Regional Council. The visitors toured the 13 million dollar facilities, looking

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Coxey Making History at Narangba

Narangba Crows President Michael Cox doesn’t really believe in trophies. The forty-seven-year-old account manager judges the success of his club by a different metric; how many kids come back to play next year. It’s a philosophy that’s initiated a strong

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QSS 10-12 Girls Invitational

The 2017 Queensland School Sport 10-12 Years Girls Australian Football Invitational will take place tomorrow, Saturday October 14, at the Maroochydore Multi-Sport Complex. Tribal Sport is the major partner of the event, which sees 135 students from nine teams compete

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Diversity Champs Results: UPDATED

  DAY 3 ALL NATIONS Match 15 VIC defeated NT Final Score: VIC – 8.10.58 NT – 0.0.0 VIC Goal Kickers: Amanda Ling (3), Melanie Hope (2), Nyakoat Doijoik (2) and Tarrah Delgado (1) VIC Best Players: Nyakoat Doijoik, Amanda

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Complete AFLW Combine Wrap

Etihad Stadium hosted 46 female footballers over two days at the inaugural NAB AFL Women’s Draft Combine held on the 3rd and 4th of October. Seven Queenslanders were selected to take part in this year’s combine, in a big positive

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AFLQSCup Finals Draw

The 2017 AFL Queensland Schools Cup (AFLQSCup) state finals will be held at the Maroochydore Multi Sports Complex tomorrow, Friday October 13, and Sunday October 17. Twelve preliminary finals will be played on Friday. Winners will progress to one of Sunday’s

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QAFL Club Best and Fairest Results

  Morningside: At the beginning of the year Panthers captain Matthew Logan said he was getting ‘a bit long in the tooth,’ so 2017 for him was going to be all about load management. He must have taken that to

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7 Queenslanders make club B&F top ten

Charlie Dixon has capped a career-best season in the AFL by finishing a close second in the Port Adelaide best & fairest award. In his second season at Port Dixon polled 234 votes to finish just seven behind All-Australian ruckman

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Friday Footywebs

Ballenden on target Brisbane Lions Academy product Connor Ballenden lit up Etihad at the NAB AFL Draft Combine, scoring a perfect 30 out of 30 on the kicking test. The versatile key forward was the only player tested that did

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Lion to lead All-Nations team

The Under 15 Queensland All-Nations team will be under the leadership of Brisbane Lions AFLW player, Sabrina Frederick-Traub, when they take to the field at next week’s National Diversity Championships in Byron Bay. The All-Australian player said she has found

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Queensland’s AFLW Prospects Talk Combine

The AFLW Draft is fast approaching and seven Queenslanders will be attending the first AFLW Draft Combine. Talents Kalinda Howarth, Gabrielle Collingwood and Ariana Clarke took a break from proceedings, to take us inside the first AFLW Combine.   Kalinda

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Virgo Inspiring the Next Generation

Brisbane Lions AFLW star Sam Virgo has been appointed as an assistant coach for the Darling Downs under 17 girls regional team, for the Queensland State Championships. “I jumped at the chance. I’m just really thrilled to be able to

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Top Queensland Talent Talk Combine

The NAB AFL Draft Combine is underway and Queensland’s best and brightest stopped to have a chat about how it’s all going.   Brayden Crossley It’s an exciting week for all of the prospects attending the combine and ‘Goober’ Crossley

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Redland Sharks now Victoria Point Sharks

The club previously known as the Redland Sharks Junior Football Club, has undergone a rebranding and will now be known as the Victoria Point Sharks Junior Football Club. “At the present moment, we as a junior club don’t have a

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Crow’s star a Mt.Isa. special

Dynamite Adelaide forward Charlie Cameron is the closest thing to a Queenslander playing in Saturday’s AFL grand final at the MCG. Like sporting greats Greg Norman, Pat Rafter and Simon Black, Cameron was born in Mt.Isa. He attended primary school

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Queenslanders in the Brownlow

Brisbane Lions captain Dayne Beams has pipped teammate Dayne Zorko to top the Queensland vote in the 2017 Brownlow Medal as retiring St.Kilda great Nick Riewoldt finished his career the leading Queensland vote-getter all-time. Beams polled 17 votes in a

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SUNS to enter AFLW in 2020

Get set Queensland. The Gold Coast SUNS have successfully obtained an AFLW licence for the 2020 season. The GC SUNS successful bid for a women’s licence was announced following a meeting of the AFL Commission. GC SUNS Chief Executive Mark Evans said the establishment of an AFLW

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Harwood to Join Western Magpies in 2018

Recently delisted Brisbane Lion Ryan Harwood will join the Western Magpies for the 2018 QAFL season, after officially signing with the club yesterday. “We’ve got a really young group, so his experience and leadership will be just fantastic,” said Western

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Vultures Coach Presses Pause

Mt Gravatt Vultures coach Troy Moncur has decided to step away from his QAFL senior coaching role to spend more time with his family and focus on his business, Stump Grind It. “It was a difficult decision, very difficult,” said

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Tuesday Talking Points

U14s winds up A successful Under 14s State Academy Championships finished up on Friday the 22nd. See below for details. Coaches awards boys: NQ – Connor Munro CQ – Max Steel WB – Trent Burchard SC – Daniel Lanthois BN

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QAFL Grand Final Wrap

Lift off After the first ten minutes of footy, everyone at Southport knew the Palm Beach Currumbin Lions were ready to rumble. The Lions, led by Tyler Cornish and Dylan Troutman in the first quarter, had Labrador on the back

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Lion Kings

Palm Beach Currubin has won the 2017 QAFL grand final, 14.20.104 to 7.9.51 over Labrador, in an impressive performance at Southport today. The Lions put the pressure on early, tackling with ferociousness and causing the Tigers to turn the ball

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