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New coach for Roos

By Jackson Russell AS Broadford makes its long-awaited, and long-delayed, debut in the AFL Outer East, it will have a new senior coach at the helm. The club announced Russell Humphrey would be taking up the...

Lighting up Mernda’s oval

By Jackson Russell Works are scheduled to begin soon on a lighting upgrade to Waterview Recreation Reserve in Mernda, expanding the ground’s capacity for junior and women’s football. The $150,000 project was allocated as part of...

Magpies re-sign coaches

By Jackson Russell Wallan has begun preparations for the 2021 Riddell District Football Netball League season, re-signing both football and netball senior coaches. After breaking the Magpies’ finals drought and taking the side to a grand...

Power coach departs

By Jackson Russell Laurimar coach Justin Sherman has left the Power to pursue higher levels of coaching after three seasons at the helm. As the Power’s inaugural coach, Sherman guided the club from a 2-14 debut...

Whittlesea retains flag stars

By Jackson Russell With Whittlesea’s return to the Northern Football Netball League’s top-flight competition postponed until 2021, the Eagles have proactively re-signed several 2019 premiership players. Despite the league’s salary cap being slashed in half for...

Siren sounds on Riddell league season

By Jackson Russell There will be no Riddell District Football Netball League competition in 2020 as the league cancelled all senior and junior competitions last week. The league cancelled its senior competitions on Tuesday after Premier...

Roos opt out of season 2020

Broadford Football Netball Club has opted out of season 2020 due to effects of the COVID-19 pandemic. The club officially announced on Saturday that it would not compete in any grade of football or netball...

Seymour seniors sidelined

By Colin MacGillivray SEYMOUR Football Netball Club officials and players will turn their attention to 2021 after Goulburn Valley League (GVL) cancelled all grades of its 2020 senior competition last week. The league’s 12 clubs unanimously...

Two junior sports cancelled

Both the Seymour District Junior Football Netball League and Kilmore Broadford Netball Association have cancelled upcoming seasons due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The SDJFNL decision follows after only three clubs indicated they could field teams...

Sport inches closer to return

By Jackson Russell The resumption of community sport is closer than it has been since COVID-19 restrictions began in April after Premier Daniel Andrews announced further eased restrictions on Sunday. From Monday, June 22, people 18...