Each week throughout the 2023 Premiership season, AFL New Zealand will announce the ‘Team of the week’ which will feature the 12 best players from the previous weekends round.
Angela Byrne headlines the Round 1 Team of the Week after a massive 5 goal haul in the opening game. She is joined by a strong mix of new and experienced talent.
At only 15 years of age, Indy Gibson is the youngest player on the list and features in a star studded midfield alongside former NZ Kahu Captain Buell Verkade.
Naia Toalamia-Holden showcased her skills with ball in hand coming out from the backs, she is joined by reliable team mate Jess Whattam.