The term “home-ground advantage” often gets bandied around by SWFL diehards. But does it exist? And just how good has your club been at defending its home turf over the past five seasons?
For several years, Matt “Trucks” Giacci has been a father figure to junior footballers at South Bunbury who have made the transition to league football.
Plans for a 10-team SWFL women’s competition have been put on hold, after Augusta-Margaret River’s decision not to nominate a team in 2021.
Doma Fedele’s dominance in the SWFL women’s competition has once again caught the eye of WAFLW powerhouse East Fremantle.
The SWFL has officially released its 2021 fixtures, but what does it mean for your club heading into a new campaign?
Justin Fris and Jackson Barrett
Tabled by Harvey-Brunswick-Leschenault club president/delegate Craig Carbone, the topic caused plenty of spirited discussion amongst both delegates and league executive members.
The Dunsborough Sharks Football Club could join SWFL-based competitions inside two years, according to league president Barry Tate.
At last Thursday’s AGM and monthly delegates meeting, a number of positive findings were outlined, along with longstanding president Barry Tate being re-elected.
It was a big night for the South Western Times in Perth on Tuesday night, with journalists Jackson Barrett and Justin Fris recognised at the 2020 West Australian Football Media Awards in Perth.
Augusta-Margaret River’s proposal to nominate a women’s team for the 2021 SWFL season is an important step for the club, according to president Andrew Hunter.
In the final part of our two edition series, Jackson Barrett and Justin Fris select their top nine players of 2020 SWFL season.
The South West is making a concerted effort to enhance its level of inclusiveness in football, with the establishment of the WA All Abilities Regional Footy program.
We were treated to another unforgettable SWFL season. In the first part of our two edition series, Jackson Barrett and Justin Fris select their top 20 players of 2020.
Jackson Barrett and Justin Fris
It was another unforgettable season for the SWFL women’s competition, with the star players shining once again.
It was another unforgettable season for the SWFL women’s competition, with a number of quality players showcasing the full range of their talents. Justin Fris selects his top 20 players from 2020.
Harvey Bulls women’s team skipper Doma Fedele took another step forward with her career in season 2020, after getting a taste of football at the next level.
As the dust settles on an extraordinary SWFL grand final, thewest.com football commentator Jackson Barrett and South Western Times journalist Bella Kitchen assess all 44 players from Sunday’s clash.
Jackson Barrett and Bella Kitchen
Harvey-Brunswick-Leschenault secured their fourth SWFL reserves premiership in five years on Sunday after defeating the Eaton Boomers by 16 points at Hands Oval.
Busselton ended Bunbury’s hopes of a colts premiership four-peat at Hands Oval on Sunday morning, after confidently running out 15.12 (102) to 8.9 (57) victors.
In the aftermath of Sunday’s epic league grand final at Hands Oval between Busselton and Bunbury, there was emotion everywhere you looked.
Bunbury hung on for a thrilling 11.8 (74) to 10.9 (69) victory over a devastated Busselton in Sunday’s SWFL grand final at jam-packed Hands Oval.
One of the State’s modern-day country footy greats can finally call himself a premiership player, but it looked as though he nearly had victory snatched from beneath him after the siren. WATCH HERE.
One of the State’s modern-day country footy greats can finally call himself a premiership player. Re-live the frantic final minute of the South West grand final.
Bunbury and Busselton locked horns for the first time in a SWFL league decider on Sunday at Hands Oval and it was the Dogs who came away with bragging rights. WATCH THE FULL REPLAY HERE.
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