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Season goes on the line for Tigers and Magpies

Photo: Deb Novak, Grafton Daily Examiner

The fortunes of the Grafton Tigers and Port Macquarie Magpies go on the line in Saturday’s Elimination Semi Final. For one team, the season will be over, while the other keeps their premiership dreams alive as they head towards a

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Juniors Get to the Business End of the Season

Sawtell Toormina Saints v Macleay Valley Eagles

Places in the Finals Series of the AFL North Coast Junior competition were on the line heading into Sundays last competition round. The highlight of the round was the last of the Under 11 Cross Over rounds that pitted the

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Regular Season is Over, Here Come the Finals!

Photo: Brad Greenshields, Coffs Coast Advocate

The home and away season is over and teams head into the Finals Series with very different perspectives based on the outcome of the last round. Grafton Tigers came within a goal of completing the shock result of the season

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Last round looms

Sawtell v Port round 1 2017

With one round to go in the home and away season all four teams will be using their match as a chance to tune up ahead of the Finals. Coffs Breakers have the Minor Premiership safely stowed in the cabinet

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North Coast Footy Show rolls on!

Statler & Waldorf

PT and Crawls recap the first ever win for a North Coast Women’s team, look at the upcoming Masters match, and acknowledge the top teams in each grade and age group. To watch the show, please click here.

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Women Claim Maiden Win

Women's group shot

At just the fourth attempt the composite North Coast Women’s team has claimed it’s first win against an established team that plays in a regular competition. With 10 of the 20 players in the North Coast team playing their first

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Breakers claim Minor Premiership

Photo: Brad Greenshields, Coffs Coast Advocate

A win against their fiercest rivals has wrapped up the second straight Minor Premiership for Coffs Breakers who now firm into premiership favouritism. The 69 point win over the Sawtell Toormina Saints represents Breakers biggest win against the reigning premiers

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Footy Show Makes a Comeback!

Statler & Waldorf

After a three week break due to technical difficulties the North Coast Footy Show is back! If you thought that the Footy Show needed less professionalism and more dribble, you’ve got it! PT and Crawls are now asking each other

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Women’s AFL Comes to Port

Women's rep game 2

Interest continues to grow in Women’s AFL on the North Coast, with 32 individual players joining in to the three matches staged so far this season, and plenty more expressing an interest in future matches. Next up for the growing

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Junior Competition Marks Zaidee’s Round

Zaidee boots

The AFL North Coast Junior Competition will mark round 13 as Zaidee’s Round, with players wearing rainbow laces to raise awareness of organ and tissue donation. The round is named in honour of Zaidee Turner who was just 7 years old

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