AFLW: Brisbane Lions criticise North Melbourne-Tasmania’s recruiting methods in signing period

AFLW: Brisbane Lions criticise North Melbourne-Tasmania’s recruiting methods in signing period

Posted May 21, 2018 17:02:47 Photo: Kaitlyn Ashmore is one of four Lions players signed by Nth Melbourne-Tasmania. (AAP: Roy Vandervegt) Brisbane Lions AFLW coach Craig Starcevich has accused new club North Melbourne-Tasmania of disrespecting the spirit of the competition during the 10-day expansion club signing period. The signing period …

AFLW star Katie Brennan eligible from round one, 2019, as AFL agrees to change rules over sanctions gap

AFLW star Katie Brennan eligible from round one, 2019, as AFL agrees to change rules over sanctions gap

Posted April 18, 2018 16:49:56 Photo: Western Bulldogs skipper Katie Brennan (R) missed the AFLW grand final through a controversial suspension, but she will be eligible to play from round one, 2019. (AAP: Hamish Blair) Related Story: Bulldogs skipper Katie Brennan banned for rough conduct, misses AFLW grand final Related …

AFLW premiership coach Bec Goddard leaves Adelaide Crows to pursue police career

AFLW premiership coach Bec Goddard leaves Adelaide Crows to pursue police career

Posted April 13, 2018 12:37:28 Photo: Bec Goddard (centre) coached the club to victory in the AFLW’s first Grand Final. (AAP: Dan Peled) The AFLW’s inaugural premiership coach Bec Goddard has parted ways with the Adelaide Crows after two seasons at the helm, the club says. Goddard moved to South …

AFLW: Jessica Wuetschner’s journey from Tasmania to All-Australian glory

AFLW: Jessica Wuetschner’s journey from Tasmania to All-Australian glory

by Tim Morgan Posted March 28, 2018 21:21:42 Photo: Jessica Wuetschner, Brisbane Lions AFLW player. (Twitter: Jessica Woochnar) In the midst of months of turmoil for Tasmanian football, Jessica Wuetschner has added a far more positive chapter to the code’s history in the state. The Brisbane Lions forward was on …

AFLW best and fairest Emma Kearney’s future with Western Bulldogs up in the air

AFLW best and fairest Emma Kearney’s future with Western Bulldogs up in the air

Updated March 28, 2018 11:14:27 Photo: North Melbourne are believed to be interested in recruiting Emma Kearney.(AAP: Daniel Pockett) Related Story: Western Bulldogs beat Brisbane Lions to win AFLW grand final Related Story: Female players asked to make ‘stressful decision’ to prioritise cricket over AFL AFLW best and fairest award …

AFLW logjam intensifies, with GWS and Adelaide keeping their seasons alive with vital wins

AFLW logjam intensifies, with GWS and Adelaide keeping their seasons alive with vital wins

Updated March 04, 2018 18:38:00 Photo: Ruth Wallace (C) booted three vital goals for the Crows, who kept their season alive with a percentage-boosting win over Carlton. (AAP: David Mariuz) The battle for spots in the AFLW grand final has intensified, with wins to GWS and Adelaide setting up an …

It’s thumbs up for the Bulldogs, but chaos behind them after round five of the AFLW

It’s thumbs up for the Bulldogs, but chaos behind them after round five of the AFLW

Updated March 05, 2018 06:48:50 Photo: In this topsy-turvy AFLW season, it’s advantage Western Bulldogs with two rounds left before the grand final. (AAP: Joe Castro) Related Story: AFLW grand final harder to pick than ever as Crows, Giants win The last game of round five of the AFLW has …

AFLW criticised over missed opportunities to boost numbers of women coaches

AFLW criticised over missed opportunities to boost numbers of women coaches

Updated March 06, 2018 07:22:56 Photo: Only four of the AFLW’s 26 assistant coaching roles are held by women. (ABC News: Andrew Altree-Williams) A pioneering female footy coach says clubs are making excuses about the lack of women coaching in AFLW, while another leading coach believes blinded selection process could …

More AFLW upsets as Western Bulldogs fail to grab grand final spot, Brisbane Lions lose to Magpies

More AFLW upsets as Western Bulldogs fail to grab grand final spot, Brisbane Lions lose to Magpies

Posted March 11, 2018 08:30:38 Photo: The Giants spoiled the party for the Western Bulldogs with a thoroughly deserved win in Canberra. (AAP: Lukas Coch) It seemed a simple equation — if Western Bulldogs took care of the GWS Giants in Canberra on Saturday night, the Women from the West …

AFLW grand final: Western Bulldogs beat Brisbane Lions to win first premiership

AFLW grand final: Western Bulldogs beat Brisbane Lions to win first premiership

Updated March 24, 2018 14:28:32 Photo: The Bulldogs’ Ellie Blackburn (L) contests for the ball alongside the Lions’ Jamie Stanton. (AAP: Hamish Blair) The Western Bulldogs ignored the controversy of captain Katie Brennan’s suspension to claim the AFWL premiership with a tight one-goal victory over Brisbane in the grand final …