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Under 17 Youth Girls Wrap

The Under 17 Youth Girls State Championships wrapped up on Sunday with Gold Coast winning the Pool A final and Central Queensland winning Pool B. It was a particularly strong carnival for the Gold Coast and Central Queensland sides, both

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U17 Youth Girls State Championships

Catching up with U17 superstars Jacqueline Yorston, Natalie Grider and Laura Smith at the AFL Queensland U17 Youth Girls State Championships. Details here: http://websites.sportstg.com/assoc_page.cgi?c=1-10599-0-0-0&assoc=10599

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Bond Scholarship for new Lion

Bond University this week announced the inaugural recipients of its AFL excellence scholarships, in partnership with the Riewoldt family;  Arianna Clarke of Robina State High School on the Gold Coast and Edward Delany of Xavier College, Melbourne. The 100% full-tuition scholarships will

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Lions Add Three More

At the AFLW Rookie Draft today the Brisbane Lions added three more Lions to their den. Meet the Brisbane Lions’ 2017 AFLW rookies.   Gabby Collingwood (Rookie – U21): University of Queensland prospect Gabby Collingwood is a clever half forward

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The Little Engine That Could

They came from Gordonvale – a small sugar town to the south of Cairns. A town watched over by the mighty Walsh’s Pyramid and surrounded by the ubiquitous sugar cane that is the lifeblood of the town. Unlike most of

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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U14 State Academy Champs underway

The 2017 AFL Queensland Under 14 State Academy Championships are well underway, with matches being played at Fisherman’s Rd Sporting Complex, Maroochydore, from Monday September 18 to Friday September 22. This year’s boys’ carnival will see regional teams from Brisbane

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150 Games for Fran Cudmore

Fran Cudmore grew up in a footy household, which often meant heading down to Glenferrie Road in Melbourne to watch her father’s beloved Hawks, or other times, listening on the radio when the former wasn’t available. Fran was even a

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Tuesday Talking Points

Community footy superstars At Sunday night’s 2017 Queensland Football Awards volunteers and players alike were recognized for their achievements during the 2017 QFA and QWFA seasons. See below for more details and the complete list of award winners: http://www.aflq.com.au/queensland-football-awards/  

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Queensland talent to invade Etihad

The AFLW’s elite will face off in the AFLW State of Origin clash this Saturday night at Etihad Stadium.  The game will pit Victoria’s best against the rest of Australia’s best, the Allies. It’s perfect timing for footy fans, with

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Piper scoops pool at Gold Coast Awards

Palm Beach Currumbin’s Piper Phelan cleaned up at the AFL Golf Coast Junior Awards, claiming the EXIMM junior club person of the year, under 13 Best and Fairest, and Troy Clarke Player of the Year award. The presentation was held

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QWFA Div. 1 & 2 Grand Finals Wrap

QWFA Division 2 Grand Final Broadbeach vs. Kedron It’s spoken about all the time, how grand finals are a different sort of game. They need to be won and it doesn’t happen all by itself. Surprisingly, the undefeated Broadbeach outfit

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Bond Uni QWAFL Grand Final Wrap

Yeronga South Brisbane 10.15 (75) def. Coorparoo 9.3 (57) From last year’s grand final heartbreak to premiership glory in 2017, redemption has never tasted so sweet for the Yeronga South Brisbane Devils. Headlining a women’s footy triple-header, the Devils were

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Bond Uni QWAFL Live Stream

Live stream from 3pm Sunday

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Bond Uni QWAFL Grand Final Preview

Seven teams, 19 rounds, 52 matches. We’ve finally reached the finish line for the 2017 Bond University QWAFL season. This year, we’ve got the Yeronga South Brisbane Devils taking on the Coorparoo Kings. It was just two weeks ago they

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QWFA Div. 1 Grand Final Preview

Now in their third year of the competition, Bond University has found themselves in a grand final against a seasoned campaigner in Yeronga South Brisbane. Jenna Vandyk has had a handy season for the Devils, landing in second place in

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QWFA Div.2 Grand Final Preview

Broadbeach has stormed through the year undefeated and it will take something very special to knock them off their perch on the last day of the season. It’s no surprise Broadbeach coach Rohan Toll is feeling confident heading into the

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Queensland Diversity Teams named

AFL Queensland today named teams to compete in the 2017 Diversity Championships – Female, to be held at the Cavanbah Centre, Byron Bay, from Monday October 9 to Friday October 13. The National Diversity Championships encompass the National U15 Kickstart

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Bond Uni QWAFL Wrap

Yeronga South Brisbane 9.17 (71) def. Wilston Grange 3.5 (23) The Yeronga South Brisbane Devils have downed Wilston Grange to book a place in next Sunday’s grand final where they face off against Coorparoo. It took them a while to

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Bond University QWAFL Preview

  Saturday 4:30pm – Yeronga South Brisbane Vs. Wilston Grange (Leyshon Park – Yeronga) Two teams. One grand final spot up for grabs. That’s the equation for this Saturday when Yeronga host Wilston Grange in the 2017 QWAFL Preliminary final.

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Aspley chase grand final dream

Despite suffering a shock loss to Bond University in last week’s QWFA Division 1 Semi Final, it’s been a great season for newcomers Aspley. The Hornet’s impressive teamwork saw them finish on top of the ladder. Coach Jacob Simmons-Bliss says

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