QWAFL

AFL Queensland celebrates ANZAC Round this weekend

By Alice Barker AFL Queensland, along with its clubs and competitions, hold ANZAC Day close to their heart and will commemorate ANZAC Round this weekend, April 24 to 28. ANZAC Round aims to recognise and remember all Australians and New

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Roos break the streak: QAFLW Round 2 Review

By Ant Wingard   Coolangatta hit the break undefeated after 70-point drubbing of UQ Coolangatta Tweed have emerged as the early favourites after two rounds of QAFLW action with an emphatic 70-point rout of University of Queensland. The Bluebirds made

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Anderson crowned Brisbane Lions AFLW Best and Fairest

By Brisbane Lions Media  Ally Anderson has been crowned the Lions’ AFLW Best & Fairest for the 2019 season, 10 days after being named an All Australian for the first time. The 22-year old was presented her trophy by Chairman

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Round 2 Bond University QAFLW Preview

By Ant Wingard Aspley v Yeronga South Brisbane April 13, 12:30PM South Pine Sports Complex Only one team can remain undefeated as two of Round One’s prevailing teams face off in what will be Aspley’s first home game in the

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Aspley dominate in debut: QAFLW Round 1 Review

By Ant Wingard Bond University v Yeronga Bond University captain Molly Ritson produced a best on ground performance in her first competitive football game in 18 months in the Bullsharks’ narrow six-point loss to Yeronga South Brisbane. Ritson, who was

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Round 1 Bond University QAFLW Preview

By Ant Wingard Bond University v Yeronga 2:00pm, Saturday April 6 Bond University Oval Last time they met R16, 2018: Bond University 5.1 (31) def. by Yeronga 9.3 (57) at Bond University. Summary Sam Virgo is set to play her

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Wilston Grange 2019 QAFLW Season Preview

By Ant Wingard In 2018, Wilston Grange rose to the top of the QAFLW hierarchy and in doing so, compiled one of the most dominant teams in modern competition history. Their super team helped lift the club from a premature

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Coorparoo Kings 2019 QAFLW Season Preview

By Ant Wingard For the past two seasons, Coorparoo has played the role of the bridesmaid. In each year, they found themselves close to another premiership, but on both occasions, the Kings fell short. First in 2017 when Yeronga South

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University of Queensland 2019 QAFLW Season Preview

By Ant Wingard New University of Queensland coach Lee Whithorn has earmarked the side’s middle tier to help propel the west Brisbane club to higher things in 2019. Whitehorn replaced former Red Lions coach Phil Lovett, who has since joined

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Coolangatta 2019 Bond University QAFLW Season Preview

By Ant Wingard The Coolangatta Bluebirds are hoping to put the horror end to their 2018 Bond University QAFLW campaign behind them as the one-and-done finalists look toward a new season. The Bluebirds lost the remaining five games of the

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Yeronga 2019 Bond University QAFLW Season Preview

By Ant Wingard  @AntWingard After slumping to a second-last finish following their breakthrough 2017 QAFLW Premiership, a strong start to 2019 could aid Yeronga South Brisbane in leapfrogging the pack and returning to finals action. That is the plan at least

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Bond University 2019 QAFLW Season Preview

By Ant Wingard  @AntWingard Having experienced a taste of success against 2018’s heavyweights, Bond University hope to take another step this season. Across their first four games in their new division having graduated from the QFAW Division 1 competition in 2017,

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Maroochydore Roos 2019 Bond University QAFLW Season Preview

By Ant Wingard  @AntWingard The benchmark for a successful Bond University QAFLW season has been proclaimed as the Maroochydore Roos look to regain footing in their third season in the state competition. After winning just one game throughout their 2018 campaign,

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Aspley Hornets 2019 Bond University QAFLW Season Preview

By Ant Wingard  @AntWingard As the newest team in the Bond University QAFLW, the Aspley Hornets are ready to make their mark, but the new kids on the block aren’t shying away from the challenge that lies ahead. The Hornets’ elevation

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QAFLW to be livestreamed in 2019

AFL Queensland is pleased to announce the streaming of Queensland Australian Football League Women’s (QAFLW) matches for the first time in 2019. Each week, at least one QAFLW game will be streamed live and free with play-by-play commentary. Over 19

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Lutkins ready for Hickey Park return

By Josie Fielding, lions.com.au On Sunday afternoon Kate Lutkins will run out at her beloved Wilston Grange home ground as a professional AFLW player for the Brisbane Lions. It will be a moment in her life that she could never

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2019 Bond University QAFLW Fixture announced

By AFLQ Media AFL Queensland today announced the 2019 Bond University Queensland Australian Football League Women’s (QAFLW) fixture. The inaugural Pride Round headlines a slate of exciting marquee games to be held this year, with all eight QAFLW teams to meet at Moreton Bay

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New teams to enter QAFLW and QFAW in 2019

The popularity of women’s football continues to grow following last year’s announcement of an updated South East Queensland Women’s football structure. Community clubs have embraced the changes across the five competitions. AFL Queensland Women’s Competition Manager, Joanna Main, said the

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Brisbane derby headlines opening round of 2019 Bond University QAFLW Fixture

By Ant Wingard    @AntWingard University of Queensland will have the first opportunity to usurp Wilston Grange from their throne in 2019 after the Round 1 fixture for the Queensland Australian Football League Women’s (QAFLW) season was announced today. University of

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Gisu’s Leyshon Park legend grows after AFLW win

By Ant Wingard Less than five months ago, GWS Giants speedster Delma Gisu was crowned a QAFLW champion as a member of the premiership winning Wilston Grange Gorillas at Leyshon Park. On Saturday, Gisu added another achievement to her footballing

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Gold Coast SUNS begin AFLW build

By AFLQ Media The road to 2020 begins today for the Gold Coast SUNS with the team now officially able to prelist players for their maiden AFL Women’s season next year. The SUNS will join Richmond, St Kilda and West

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Lions’ AFLW footprint increases with Hickey Park investment

By Ant Wingard  @AntWingard The Brisbane Lions AFL Women’s team will increase their geographical footprint in South East Queensland with the chance to play games closer to the city in 2019 hailed as a big boost by Lions’ head coach Craig

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Two-time Premiership coach Chad Owens leaves the Lions’ den

By Terry Wilson QAFL premiers Palm Beach Currumbin are looking for a new coach following the surprise news that dual premiership coach Chad Owens is departing Salk Oval. Owens has confirmed he is taking up an offer to be an

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AFL Queensland appoints new State Female Talent Manager

By AFLQ Media AFL Queensland is pleased to announce the appointment of Kath Newman as the new State Female Talent Manager. Since late 2012, Newman has held the position of AFL Queensland Regional Manager- Townsville where she had a significant impact

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Ten Queenslanders named in 2019 AFL Women’s Academy

By Ant Wingard    @AntWingard Ten Queenslanders have taken the next step towards a spot on an AFL Women’s list after being announced in the NAB AFL Women’s Academy for season 2019. Remarkably, eight of the players selected from the sunshine

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2019 AFLW Fixture

Brisbane Lions Women’s CEO Breeanna Brock commended today’s 2019 AFLW fixture announcement. In season three the Lions will again play seven regular season games, with three to be hosted at home. Brock said the team cannot wait for the season

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“It’s like a little family”: Kings’ footy factory produces four AFLW Draftees

By Ant Wingard    @AntWingard Coorparoo have once again proved why they are south east Queensland’s own football factory after the Brisbane-based club produced four draftees at Tuesday’s 2018 NAB AFL Women’s Draft in Victoria. The Kings were responsible for half

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Yorston’s AFLW dream comes true as draft wait ends with minutes to go

By Ant Wingard    @AntWingard The future of All Australian midfielder Jacqueline Yorston in the AFL Women’s competition was almost over before it had even begun. Yorston was considered among the most promising prospects emerging from the Queensland talent pool but

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New faces join Brisbane Lions in AFLW Draft

By Ant Wingard  @AntWingard The Brisbane Lions have added a bevy of talented Queenslanders to their list at the 2018 NAB AFL Women’s Draft, headlined by Coorparoo defender Paige Parker, who was selected by Brisbane with the ninth overall pick. Parker,

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2018 AFLW Draft: Queensland’s top prospects

By Ant Wingard   @AntWingard Ahead of next Tuesday’s 2018 NAB AFL Women’s Draft, we’ve previewed the best female footballers who could land on the Brisbane Lions list. This year, the Brisbane Lions hold eight selections in the draft and can

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