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MIT students developing through AFL New Zealand

The Manukau Institute of Technology’s (MIT) School of Sport in conjunction with the Australian Football League New Zealand (AFL NZ) has given students the opportunity to lead the Sport Science Testing Services in a professional sports environment.
Every year, talented young athletes from around the North Island are selected…

25 Nov 3:59 PM 0 Read More...

Meet new Saints recruit Shane Savage

New Zealand born Shane Savage has joined the St Kilda Saints, and is looking forward to playing a key midfield role for the team as they push for a spot in the playoffs.

Shane Savage was previously named in the AFL New Zealand Heritage team, made up of AFL players…

19 Nov 2:17 PM 0 Read More...

Junior Secondary School North Island Championships Completed

One Tree Hill College have confirmed their place as the champions of the North Island, after a clinical series of wins in the AFL Junior Secondary Schools North Island Championships.
The teams involved earned their places in the competition through performances in Hawks Cup Regional Cluster Tournaments. The Junior Hawks…

18 Nov 6:10 PM 0 Read More...

AFL Junior Secondary School North Island Championships Preview

With the Boys Junior Hawks Cup regional cluster programme completed, the stage is set for an exciting AFL Junior Secondary School North Island Championships.

The best teams from around the North Island have been invited to compete, on the back of their performances in recent Hawks Cup tournaments.

The North…

15 Nov 11:42 AM 0 Read More...

St Bede's College take out Christchurch Junior Hawks Cup

St Bede’s College have defeated Burnside High School to secure the Christchurch Junior Hawks Cup Cluster Tournament.
The Junior Hawks Cup constitutes the first step on the AFL New Zealand High Performance Pathway. Athletes that make an impression in these competitions can be rewarded with invitations to join the…

14 Nov 11:10 AM 0 Read More...

Southern Cross College win Counties Junior Hawks Cup

Southern Cross College held their nerve across two tough matches to win the Counties Junior Hawks Cup Cluster Tournament. The tournament was held at the Papatoetoe Sports Centre.
The Junior Hawks Cup constitutes the first step on the AFL New Zealand High Performance Pathway. Athletes that make an impression in…

14 Nov 9:29 AM 0 Read More...

AFL New Zealand Regional Combines provide great results

Talented athletes from around the North Island have been provided with the opportunity to test their skills and push for places in the AFL New Zealand High Performance programme, through the AFL New Zealand Regional Combine programme.
The AFL New Zealand Combine programme is one of the first steps in…

13 Nov 10:32 AM 0 Read More...

Strong performances in Wellington Junior Hawks Cup

The Wellington Junior Hawks Cup Cluster Tournament has been held, with strong performances being registered by teams from around the region. The tournament was held at Hutt Park.
The Junior Hawks Cup constitutes the first step on the AFL New Zealand High Performance Pathway. Athletes that make an impression in…

13 Nov 8:46 AM 0 Read More...

Thrilling finale to North Harbour Junior Hawks Cup

The North Harbour Junior Hawks Cup Cluster Tournament has been held, with three schools competing for the title. Birkenhead College, Rosmini College and Westlake Boys High School converged on Onepoto Domain for the tournament.
Onepoto Domain is the home of the North Shore Tigers AFL Club, as well as being…

12 Nov 11:06 AM 0 Read More...

Kelston BHS dominate Waitakere Junior Hawks Cup

Two teams from Kelston Boys High School have powered ahead of the pack to take out first and second place in the Waitakere Junior Hawks Cup Cluster Tournament. The tournament was held at The Trusts Arena in Waitakere.
The Junior Hawks Cup constitutes the first step on the AFL New…

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

One Tree Hill College win Central Auckland Junior Hawks Cup

The Central Auckland Junior Hawks Cup Cluster Tournament for 2013 has been held, with boys from One Tree Hill College beating St Paul’s College and Marcellin College for the trophy. The tournament was held at St Paul’s College in Ponsonby.
The Junior Hawks Cup constitutes the first step…

06 Nov 5:34 PM 0 Read More...

AFL Flying Boomerangs to tour NZ

The AFL Flying Boomerangs will touch down in New Zealand for a series of matches against the U-16 New Zealand Hawks in December.

The tour promises to bring exciting, high level AFL to Wellington, with both matches scheduled to take place at Hutt Park.

Made up of talented indigenous…

06 Nov 12:25 PM 0 Read More...