Integrated players to represent WA at AFL National Inclusion Carnival

Thursday, June 20, 2019 - 2:29 PM

Sixteen players from across the Perth Football League's Integrated program will represent Western Australia at the AFL National Inclusion Carnival held in Blacktown, NSW. 

The week-long carnival which runs from 15 - 20th July kicks off with a round robin style grading carnival to decide Pool A and B.

The Integrated Football program run by the Perth Football League caters for players 16 years and over with intellectual disabilities.

The players representing WA were nominated by their clubs before participating in Read More [+]

West Coast Eagles State Amateur Team cut to 26 players.

Thursday, June 20, 2019 - 2:16 PM

The West Coast Eagles State Amateur Team has been cut to 26 players with the squad to be finalised after next week's training. 

The final squad will play the Victorian Amateur Football Association on Saturday 6 July.



 

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Forrestdale turns yellow for the Cancer Council

Tuesday, June 18, 2019 - 2:05 PM

Forrestdale Football Club will be going yellow as they look to raise money for the Cancer Council of Western Australia.

There will be plenty of activities for the kids including a bouncy castle, football challenges, face painting and many more. With a fully licensed bar for those wanting to kick back and have a drink to watch the footy.

There will be plenty of action on the field on the day aswell with the Ladies Read More [+]

2019 State Integrated Training Squad Announced

Friday, June 14, 2019 - 4:09 PM

The 2019 Integrated State Team Training Squad of 23 players is listed below.

This squad will be cut to 16 players who will travel to Blacktown, NSW to compete at the AFL National Inclusion Carnival in July. 

 

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Mt Lawley and Kalamunda join forces to Sockit2MND

Wednesday, June 12, 2019 - 3:50 PM

The Mount Lawley Hawks and the Kalamunda Cougars are joining forces in 2019 to raise funds for the very worthy Fight MND Foundation. This Saturday in Round 9 will see the Mt Lawley Hawks host the Kalamunda Cougars at Hamer Park, where the League and Reserves teams from both clubs will take to the field wearing the Sockit2MND socks for the day.

Players are asked to provide a donation on the day towards Read More [+]

'Pink Tiger Day' raises $41,000 for The McGrath Foundation

Thursday, June 6, 2019 - 9:02 AM

Curtin University Wesley’s annual Pink Tiger Day was held on Saturday 18 May at South Oval, Bentley.

Now in its ninth year the Pink Tiger Day raises money for the McGrath Foundation. With the league side wearing pink guernsey’s, 250 guests enjoyed the match from a pink themed marquee with canapes, wine and live music.

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Two from Two for the West Coast Eagles State Amateur Teams

Wednesday, June 5, 2019 - 10:04 AM

On Friday 31 May, the Perth Football League took on the WA Country Football League at Charles Riley Reserve in North Beach.

The West Coast Eagles State Colts Amateur Team came up against the CBH Group Country Colts in the first match of the night.

From the first quarter the West Coast Eagles State Colts Amateur Team dominated the play with several inside fifty’s early on. Read More [+]

Team Lists: Perth Football League v WA Country Football League

Wednesday, May 29, 2019 - 4:22 PM

On Friday 31 May, the Perth Football League take on the WA Country Football League at Charles Riley Reserve in North Beach.

The West Coast Eagles State Colts Amateur Team will take on the CBH Group Country Colts at 6.15pm before the West Coast Eagles State Amateur Team take on the New Holland State Country Team at 8.00pm.

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2019 West Coast Eagles State Colts Amateur Team Announced

Monday, May 27, 2019 - 9:10 AM

Congratulations to the following 25 players who will represent the Perth Football League as part of the West Coast Eagles State Colts Amateur Team for 2019. 

The side will play against the WA Country Football League State Colts this Friday 31 May, 6.15pm bouncedown at Charles Riley Reserve, North Beach. 







 

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2019 WA Football Volunteer of the Year Awards

Wednesday, May 22, 2019 - 11:45 AM

Football participants across Western Australia are urged to nominate volunteers for the 2019 WA Football Volunteer of the Year Awards.

The Optus WA Football Volunteer of the Year Award, supported by The Sunday Times, is the major award for a volunteer who makes an outstanding overall contribution to WA Football.  

Finalists for the Optus WA Football Volunteer of the Year Award will be invited to attend the 2019 WAFL Sandover Medal Count, Read More [+]

Melville Rams turn Pink and Blue in May

Monday, May 20, 2019 - 4:15 PM

The Melville Rams have had a busy month with two club events held on the 4th and 18th of May.

Their first event on Saturday 4 May was a fundraising event for breast cancer with the league side wearing specially designed pink guernsey’s. The fundraiser coincided with the club’s ladies’ day and raised $3200 for charity.

The second event just two weeks later raised awareness of mental Read More [+]

38 players advance to second stage of the State colts program

Thursday, May 16, 2019 - 9:16 AM

Congratulations to the below players selected to advance to the next stage of training for the West Coast Eagles State Amateur Colts squad. 

Training will continue on Wednesday’s at Hamer Park in Mt Lawley, 6:00pm start. 

Any players who were not selected are welcome to seek feedback from head coach Brent McPherson on 0438 198 440 or brent.mac16@gmail.com

The squad will eventually be cut to 25 players who will take on the WA Country Football League on Read More [+]

Cooper's Optus Stadium Experience

Wednesday, May 8, 2019 - 11:27 AM

For some people Australian Rules Football is just a game, for others it’s much more than that.

On Friday 19 April, 50 players from the Perth Football League Integrated Competition were given the opportunity to play on Optus Stadium.

For one player this game would see him travel 1259kms to the big city. 

Cooper Humphries lives in Wickham and usually plays football for the Wickham Wolves. Read More [+]

Watters and McPherson appointed as 2019 State Coaches

Thursday, May 2, 2019 - 2:08 PM

John Watters will lead the West Coast Eagles State Amateur Team in 2019 while Brent McPherson will coach the West Coast Eagles State Colts Amateur Team.

John Watters has coached amateur teams in both the Perth Football League and WA Country Football League. While in the country he represented the Perth Football Club coaching their U/16’s country squad for the annual carnivals.

John was given an opportunity last Read More [+]

Andrew McCarrey to coach State Integrated Team

Tuesday, April 30, 2019 - 1:30 PM

Andrew McCarrey has been appointed the State Integrated Coach for 2019.

Since finishing his playing career in the WAFL in 2013, Andrew has become actively engaged in the disability sector in several roles.

These have included carer support, working with Down Syndrome W.A, coaching Integrated Football and coordinating outdoor education and leadership training for people living with a disability.

This commitment has Read More [+]