Anzac Round 2017

G’day everyone,

What an amazing weekend of football honouring all those who have served our country past and present.

Lest we Forget!

AFL

  • Luke Beveridge coached the Western Bulldogs to a 32 point win over the Brisbane Lions. 122-90
  • Matthew Boyd gaining 23 Disposals/ 5 Marks and 2 Tackles
  • In the Anzac Eve Game between the Tigers and the Demons the Tigers took the chocolates 88-75.
  • Despite this one the highlight was the return of Michael Hibberd (Melbourne) who, after almost 18 month absence, looked like he had not missed a game at all.
  • Michaels disposals been 27 6 marks and a goal with a fantasy team points of 97.
  • For those who play fantasy football may be worth looking at a trade to fit Michael into your teams.
  • A few Demons fans I know were very excited by his game. He was also named in the Demons Best Players for the night.
  • Rounding out things at the AFL Level, Essendon’s Mark Baguley will be on a high after the Bombers beat Collingwood in the annual Anzac Day Clash 100-82
  • Marks stats today 18 Disposals/ 6 Marks.

VFL SENIORS

  • Geelong 44 lost to Port 96
  • Daniel Capiron playing for Geelong with 19 disposals/ 8 marks
  • Box Hill Hawks 128 def Coburg 62
  • Blake Mullane named in Coburg’s best players with an 18 disposals/ 7 marks/ 2 tackle game.
  • Ryan Exon also named in Coburg’s best players with a 14 disposals/ 3 marks/ 5 tackles
  • Sandringham 61 lost to Richmond 86
  • Michael Robinson, time keeper extraordinaire, settling into his new surrounds at Sandy and got to witness Brandon Wood for Richmond kick 1 Goal and have a 24 disposal/ 2 Mark/ 6 tackle game.
  • Northern Blues 101 def Williamstown 80
  • 4 former Dolphs lined up with Willy this weekend. Leading the charge Ben Cavarra named in Willy’s best with 1 goal/ 17 disposals/ 2 marks/ 3 tackles
  • Josh Newman 16 disposals/ 4 marks/ 1 tackle
  • Kyle Gray 16 disposals/ 2 marks/ 1 tackle
  • Daylan Kempster 3 disposals/ 3 tackles

NEAFL

  • Redland 68 lost to NT Thunder 107
  • Boyd Bailey kicked a goal for Redland
  • Southport 107 beat Canberra Demons 51
  • Rob Clements kicked 1 goal for Southport
  • Sydney Swans 91 defeated GWS 55
  • Nic Newman played a great game and won’t be long before pushing for senior selection at the Swans once more.

WAFL

  • Claremont 45 went down to Subiaco 100
  • Subiaco – Leigh Kitchin 19 disposals/ 4 marks/ 6 tackles/ 6 inside 50’s and 1 goal
  • West Perth 85 had a thrilling 5 point win over Swan Districts 80
  • West Perth – Michael Lourey 8 disposals/ 5 marks/ 1 tackle/ 1 hitout/ 4 inside 50’s and 3 goals
  • Scott Simpson 18 disposals/ 7 marks/ 1 tackle/ 32 hitouts and 1 inside 50
  • Rounding out the WAFL South Fremantle 100 defeated East Fremantle 59
  • Shane Hockey 19 disposals/ 2 marks/ 3 tackles and 7 inside 50’s

Hoping everyone has had a great long weekend and once again to all those who have served our country thank you for your dedicated service and sacrifices.

Lest We Forget!