Northern Suns secure White and Ilaua

The Northern Suns have announced that they will add Auckland based players Josh White and Jonathon Ilaua to their retained players list for the 2018 AFL New Zealand Premiership.
 

The players have been retained through Category 1 of the Retained Players List (RPL): Retention of Auckland based players who…

17 Nov 1:03 PM 0 Read More...

Western Crows retain exciting small forwards

The Western Crows have announced that they will add Auckland based players Ben Armstrong and Steph Tabaillou to their retained players list for the 2018 AFL New Zealand Premiership.
 

The players have been retained through Category 1 of the Retained Players List (RPL): Retention of Auckland based players who…

17 Nov 10:00 AM 0 Read More...

Draft Preview: Hard to separate Academy graduates

With such amazing talent coming through the AFL New Zealand Academy system, a number of graduates will be in hot demand at next Tuesday’s National Draft.
 

We take a look at three of the AFL New Zealand Academy Graduates that all four Premiership sides will be vying for…

16 Nov 4:00 PM 0 Read More...

Serrano and Hayhoe return to the Saints

The Southern Saints have announced that they will add Auckland based players Sebastian Serrano and Tom Hayhoe to their retained players list for the 2018 AFL New Zealand Premiership.
 

The players have been retained through Category 1 of the Retained Players List (RPL): Retention of Auckland based players who…

16 Nov 3:00 PM 0 Read More...

Central Giants retain the Andrews

The Central Giants have announced that they will add Auckland based players Andrew Johnston and Sean Andrews to their retained players list for the 2018 AFL New Zealand Premiership.
 

The players have been retained through Category 1 of the Retained Players List (RPL): Retention of Auckland based players who…

16 Nov 10:00 AM 0 Read More...

Draft Preview: Hornets swarm the 2017 National Draft

After their impressive season in the Auckland AFL, Howick Hornets players Kevin Crowe, Ryan White, Elliot Bennetts and Tim Elsey have all been included into the 2017 National Draft to see which team they will line up for in the 2018 AFL New Zealand Premiership. 
 

Along with the above…

15 Nov 4:00 PM 0 Read More...

Central Giants lock in Lockwood

The Central Giants have announced that they will add Regional based player Tayne Lockwood to their retained players list for the 2018 AFL New Zealand Premiership. Lockwood will join Playing Assistant Coach James Bowden in the same category.
 

The players have been retained through Category 3 of the Retained…

15 Nov 1:56 PM 0 Read More...

Southern Saints retain Johnston and Blackler

The Southern Saints have announced that they will add Regional based players Hayden Johnston and Sam Blackler to their retained players list for the 2018 AFL New Zealand Premiership.
 

The players have been retained through Category 3 of the Retained Players List (RPL): Retention of Regionally based players (Christchurch…

15 Nov 10:00 AM 0 Read More...

Crows to get number 1 pick ahead of next week's National Draft

The 2017 AFL New Zealand National Draft will take place November 21st at 8.00pm and will see all players placed into one of four list categories. Highlighting the logistics of the competition and scheduling at QBE Stadium, the list categories are determined by national representation, age and regions throughout…

14 Nov 4:13 PM 0 Read More...

Suns retain Awatere and Beck for 2018 Premiership

The Northern Suns have announced that they will add Regional based players Garrett Beck and Alex Awatere to their retained players list for the 2018 AFL New Zealand Premiership.
 

The players have been retained through Category 3 of the Retained Players List (RPL): Retention of Regionally based players (Christchurch…

14 Nov 3:15 PM 0 Read More...

Youth talent continues to develop

The Auckland and Wellington Youth competition moved into week 3 where up and coming AFL talent displayed their skills under the guidance of AFL New Zealand certified coaches. All age groups continue to learn and develop through the Youth competition and the coaches are noticing the increase in skills and…

14 Nov 11:40 AM 0 Read More...

Burdett and Blackie back for the Crows

The Western Crows have announced that they will add Regional based players Samuel Burdett and Christian Blackie to their retained players list for the 2018 AFL New Zealand Premiership.
 

The players have been retained through Category 3 of the Retained Players List (RPL): Retention of Regionally based players (Christchurch…

14 Nov 10:30 AM 0 Read More...