Waitakere swoop on Hornets and Saints march on in AAFL

The Waitakere Magpies have gone a long way to securing a finals spot in round 6 with a solid win over the Howick Hornets.
 

In the remaining games, University were big winners over the Manurewa Raiders while the Mt Roskill Saints came from behind to defeat the North Shore…

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New Director Elected to AFL New Zealand Board

Kari Jones has been elected to the AFL New Zealand Board.
 

Auckland based, Kari Jones is currently the General Manager of Data & Analytics at NZ Post after recently transitioning from her role as Senior Manager of Data Science with Air New Zealand.

Over the past 10 years Ms…

07 Oct 2:51 PM 0 Read More...

Congalton back in the Saints hot seat

Former New Zealand Captain Andrew Congalton has been announced as the Head Coach for the Southern Saints for the 2020 AFL New Zealand Premiership season.
 

Congalton is a well known and respected member of the International football community.

He has a history with New Zealand representative teams that spans…

07 Oct 11:33 AM 0 Read More...

2019 AAFL mid season review

At the halfway mark of the 2019 Auckland AFL season, we take a look at each of the clubs to see how they are faring so far in the competition.
 

Reigning Premiers, the University Blues have been the standout so far while Waitakere have hit their straps and are…

03 Oct 4:26 PM 0 Read More...

Premiership beckons for Rising Star

2018/2019 AFL New Zealand Rising Star Award winner Bradley Maloney will be available for selection in the upcoming national draft.
 

After an impressive Representative season for New Zealand in 2018, former Rosehill College student Brad Maloney was selected as a development player for the 2019 Premiership.

A round…

02 Oct 9:59 AM 0 Read More...

Waitakere swoop to upset Tigers in AAFL

We are at the halfway mark of the 2019 Auckland AFL season and in Round 5 the Waitakere Magpies were the big winners with a huge upset over the North Shore Tigers on their home turf at North Harbour Stadium.
 

In the remaining games, the University Blues showed their…

01 Oct 10:59 AM 0 Read More...

Dusty's double: Martin in elite company with second Norm Smith

In a week when dual Brownlow medallist Nat Fyfe cemented his standing as a modern-day great, we should have known Richmond superstar Dustin Martin would respond.
 

By claiming his second Norm Smith Medal, the Tigers talisman not only enhanced his reputation as the ultimate big-game player, but…

30 Sep 4:03 PM 0 Read More...

Tiger Cub ready for Premiership footy

North Shore Tigers rising star Xavier Bryham will enter into this year’s national draft ahead of the 2020 AFL New Zealand Premiership.
 

Bryham played as a development player in the 2019 competition and in round 3, he was awarded the Rising Star playing for the Northern Suns.

The…

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