Country football teams in Victoria will receive a bonus $18 million in funding from 2020 to 2022 as AFL drops affiliation fees and slashes cost of playing apparel.
Boxing. It’s commonplace nowadays for anyone who is looking to get fit, lose weight, gain muscle or just vent their frustrations. And for the 21 players who left the Yarra Glen Football Ground as Seville Premiership players, boxing is all of that and more.
Yarra Junction key defender Dylan Brookes is brimming with excitement at the prospect of another premiership for his beloved Eagles, after he helped his side scrap past Powelltown on Saturday at Monbulk.
Not only did Seville’s A to D Grade netballers secure spots in the big dance, Seville’s senior and reserves footy teams also face Yarra Junction at Yarra Glen next Saturday, 14 September at 2.10pm.
The AFL Outer East Division 2 semi-finals will be held at the Mt Evelyn and Healesville football grounds this weekend. Here’s the teams.
Powelltown have put together an impressive month of football to storm into the Division Two finals, knocking off Alexandra, Kinglake, Yarra Glen and Yea in their final four games to finish in fifth position.
Kinglake’s shock 78 point loss to Powelltown in round 15 was the ‘kick up the bum’ that the Lakers needed according to senior coach Andrew Fairchild, after his side knocked off Yarra Junction by 43 points on Saturday.
Whilst the Lakers got away to a quick lead at the Kingdome, Yarra Junction slowed the scoring rate after half-time in the closest Division 2 game this weekend. Powelltown smashed Yea out of the park at Yea and Yarra Glen easily accounted for Alexandra.
Full time footy scores for AFL Outer East Division 2.
Kinglake got a pair of hammerings last time they came up against Yarra Junction and Seville, but they’ll be hoping it’s a different story on their home patch, a patch they haven’t lost on this year.