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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...

Footy leagues hopeful of return

By Jackson Russel Despite numerous leagues across Victoria cancelling their football seasons, the Riddell District Football Netball League and AFL Outer East both remain hopeful that a season can take place. An RDFNL statement released last...

Northern football league season cancelled

There will be no senior football for Northern Football Netball League clubs in 2020 as the league announced the cancellation of its senior, reserves and under 19s competitions today. In a joint announcement with the...

Clubs play the waiting game

By Jackson Russell Football clubs are waiting to hear from leagues about when they can return to the training track in preparation for resuming the 2020 season. AFL Victoria and Netball Victoria released return-to-training protocols two...