Phoenix AFL Academy Boys Shine at IKON Park

Young guns Harry O’Farrell & Ricky Mentha Junior were on display for all AFL clubs to see when the AFL Academy took on Coburg in an exhibition game at IKON Park. Both boys showed glimpses of brilliance throughout the day.

Nowhere near the Witts end: Suns co-captain signs new deal

Jarrod Witts has committed to Gold Coast for another two seasons By Michael Whiting JARROD Witts has signed a two-year contract extension with Gold Coast, tying him to the club until at least the end of 2026. The Suns’ co-captain has been a mainstay at Carrara since heading north from Collingwood at the end of the […]

‘Complete’ Cat lands Rising Star nomination after standout display

Geelong’s Ollie Dempsey has been named the Rising Star nominee for round one By Dejan Kalinic Mar 18, 2024, 6:30pm GEELONG forward Ollie Dempsey has been rewarded for his standout display against St Kilda with the AFL Rising Star nomination for round one. Playing his eighth AFL game, Dempsey had 15 disposals and kicked three goals […]

Bytel joins the Reigning Premiers

Collingwood has today finalised its squad for the upcoming AFL season, following the signing of three players through the Pre-Season Supplementary Selection Period (SSP). Lachie Sullivan, Jack Bytel and Josh Eyre have all put pen to paper, signing with the Pies for 2024. A two-time Western Bulldogs’ VFL Best and Fairest, Sullivan established himself as a key […]

Darcy a Freo Docker for life

Ruckman Sean Darcy has signed a six-year contract extension that will see him remain a Fremantle Docker for life, signing until 2030. The 25-year-old, who has played 98 games since his 2017 AFL debut, is a Doig Medallist and widely rated as one of the best young rucks in the game. Darcy says his priority […]

Bright future for Bowey | Demon signs on

MELBOURNE youngster Jake Bowey has inked a new deal which will see him remain at the Demons until at least the end of the 2026 AFL season. The 21-year-old, who was already contracted for 2024, signed the new two-year extension on Thursday afternoon. Melbourne List Manager Tim Lamb said Bowey, with 47 senior games to […]

Best finals player: Walsh wins 2023 Gary Ayres Award

SAM Walsh’s stunning September has been acknowledged, with the star midfielder crowned the winner of the 2023 Gary Ayres Award. Voted on by the AFL coaches, the Gary Ayres Award was founded in 2016 and adopts the same voting method as the Champion Player of the Year Award, with competing coaches for each game providing […]