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AFLSJ Grand Finals weekend a huge success

AFL Sydney Juniors Finals

The 2017 AFL Sydney Juniors season wrapped up over the weekend with over 40 Grand Finals played across Sydney. Thousands turned out to Greygums Oval, Heffron park, Macquarie University Sports Fields and Olds Park to see boys and girls from

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Sydney Umpires gather for Super Session

Image courtesy of Matt Corby Photography.

  This week, hundreds of umpires from across Sydney came together for the first annual ‘Sydney Super Session’ at Spotless Stadium. Gathering umpires from across the AFL, NEAFL, AFL Sydney and AFL Sydney Juniors leagues, the session was designed to

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AFL Sydney Juniors celebrate Volunteers Week

Volunteers Week

This weekend marks AFL Sydney Juniors Volunteers Week, a time to celebrate the hardworking individuals who make our league what it is. From coaches, grounds staff and canteen managers, to club presidents and  photographers, volunteers remain the backbone of the AFL Sydney

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500th umpire to run out for AFLSJ this weekend

AFL Sydney Juniors

An umpiring milestone in the AFL Sydney Junior competition will be reached in the North-West of Sydney this weekend. For the first time, 500 individual umpires will have officiated games in a single AFL Sydney Juniors season. The AFLSJ competition includes leagues

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Junior Umpires Hit the Big Stage

Community Umpiring Round

As part of the AFL’s Community Umpiring Week, a number of initiatives will be taking place across the state and territory to celebrate the contribution of Umpires at a grassroots level. State and territory-wide, community football teams will pause to recognise

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Stanwix hits 200

Gabriella Stanwix 2

It’s rare for defenders to get the glory, but Gabriella Stanwix did just that last Sunday. The industrious Drummoyne Power utility celebrated her 200 game milestone, all at the age of 14. Gabriella has been playing AFL for almost 8

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