2016 Youth Competition week 2 results

The AFL New Zealand Youth competition was back in full swing in Auckland and Wellington over the weekend after taking a break for the Labour Day long weekend.
 
Auckland
On a tremendous day in Auckland, the Youth Girls Lions took on the Bulldogs in what was an exciting game…

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Hawks Cup the pathway to greatness

The Junior Hawks Cup is set to return even bigger and better than ever in 2016.

Open to Year 9 and 10 students, the Junior Hawks Cup is where many players experience their first taste of AFL football in New Zealand. For many players this leads to representing New Zealand…

26 Oct 8:59 PM 0 Read More...

Youth Rising Star awarded to Declan Crann

The AFL New Zealand Youth Rising Star award will be awarded weekly to a standout young player in the 2016 AFL New Zealand Youth Competition. Each week the award will be allocated to those who show ability that favours the core components it takes to become an AFL Player. To…

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2016 Youth Competition underway in Auckland and Wellington

The 2016 AFL New Zealand Youth Competition kicked off over the weekend in Auckland and Wellington with some fantastic football played in both regions. 
 

AFL New Zealand created the Youth competition back in 2015 to compliment the pathway for participants to excel in AFL. Within the AFL New Zealand…

18 Oct 1:42 PM 0 Read More...

Exciting players return for Youth Competition in 2016

The AFLNZ Youth Season starts 16th October and sees new players from Intermediate and Secondary Schools. All using the Youth Season to develop their skills, game understanding and leadership, towards possible selection in the AFLNZ Academy.
 

We take a look at some of the returning players from the 2015…

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AFL New Zealand Youth competition returns for 2016

AFL New Zealand is excited to announce the return of the Youth Competition commencing in October 2016. The return will mark the second year of the competition after a hugely successful competition in 2015.
 

The Youth Competition for boys and girls has been created to compliment the pathway for…

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New Zealand Hawks Academy Level 2 team announced

The New Zealand Hawks Academy Level 2 will play a two match series against AFL South East Victoria 22nd and 24th April 2016 at QBE Harbour Stadium
 

This is the second time AFL South East Victoria are travelling to New Zealand, the first to Auckland.

The squad sees an…

08 Apr 1:52 PM 0 Read More...

Bay of Islands College claim North Island Champs

Bay of Islands College have the won North Island Senior Hawks Cup Championships for the first time. 
 

St Paul’s College hosted the day at their school as Southern Cross Campus and Bay of Islands College travelled from Counties Manukau and Northland into central Auckland.

The first game of…

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Bay of Islands College clinch Hawks Cup in thriller

Bay of Islands college are Northland senior Hawks Cup Champions of 2016 after defeating Whangarei Boys High School in what was a tremendous game of AFL football at Kensington Oval in Whangarei.
 

In what was a great display of footy, both sides put together some strong team work to…

23 Mar 11:21 AM 0 Read More...

Successful Youth competition comes to an end

The final round of the inaugural AFLNZ Youth competition took place on Sunday in Auckland and Wellington with some stunning displays of footy across both locations. The competition started all the way back in October and has been a huge success in introducing the game of AFL to new boys…

09 Mar 10:26 AM 0 Read More...

Week 9 Youth results

In the penultimate week of the AFL New Zealand Youth Competition, we saw the Girls and Boys mix it up again in Auckland, while down in Wellington young Ryan Awatere kicked 9 goals to help his side score a big win.

 
Auckland:
 
U13 Boys and U17 Girls:
Once…

03 Mar 10:30 AM 0 Read More...

Week 8 Youth Results

With only 2 weeks left in the AFL New Zealand Youth Competition, the Wellington U13 Boys produced one of the games of the season thus far. In Auckland, the Girls wanted to show the boys how it’s done and played a mixed game which was proven a big success…

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