South get there at last

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Brock Higgins isn’t very stylish but he’ll give South Fremantle hope in the grand final. Photos by Les Everett.

After three WAFL preliminary final losses South Fremantle have finally earned a place in the grand final. Continue reading

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Bulldogs back and Demons make it interesting

WAFL round 11

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Haiden Schloithe marks close to the boundary at Fremantle Oval opposed to Mitch Crowden who missed the spoil by… that much. All photos by Les Everett.

The Sharks are the only team out of contention after 11 rounds of the WAFL season (and even they are a mathematical chance of making the finals if they cheat in the exam). Wins to South Fremantle and West Perth  consolidated their positions, the newly exciting Perth had another victory and Subiaco were challenged by East Perth. Continue reading

Confessions of an AFL talent spy by Les Everett

What’s in the WAFL?

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AT around about this time every year it starts happening… knocks on the door, texts, emails, faxes, Twitter and Facebook messages… from list managers, volunteer talent spotters, forward scouts, football operations managers, development coaches, CEOs, COOs, marketing managers, senior coaches, footy writers, TV sports presenters and people. All similar. “G’day mate…anything in the WAFL I should know about?” Continue reading