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Top of the ladder clash a beauty

GRAFTON has moved to the top of the senior men’s ladder after a nail biting victory over the Coffs Breakers. Both Grafton and the Coffs Breakers went into Saturday’s top of the ladder match undefeated and the contest they produced

Local footy shows its community Pride

AFL North Coast and AFL North West have joined forces to celebrate Pride Round for the first time in each League’s history, recognising the gender diverse people in each League and celebrating the contribution they make on a daily basis

Last chance to join Force Under 13

This is the last call for the 2022 season for players wanting to be considered to be added to the North Coast Force Under 13 representative team. Due to injuries to several members of the originally selected team there are

Angus adds Allies honours to bumper season

Angus Anderson’s season as an elite football nomad takes on a new dimension on Sunday when he runs out for the Allies in the opening match of the Under 18 National Championships. Having already played for the Sydney Swans Under

Talented locals get Swans Academy call-up

THREE AFL North Coast players have been called up to play for the Sydney Swans Academy. Beau Guthrie from the Coffs Breakers and Port Macquarie’s Cedar Barry have been chosen to play in the Swans’ under-16s team that will be

Magpies getting on a roll

PORT Macquarie’s two senior teams recorded strong wins on Saturday to entrench their spots in the finals positions. There’s still a lot of football left in 2022 but the Magpies have found form over the past couple of weeks. The

No shortage of guts and determination for Force

The North Coast Force program continues to make its mark on the representative scene with day two of the carnival marked by gutsy team and individual performances. A bout of overnight illness impacted each team, meaning that they really had

Force makes strong start to carnival

Day one results at the Hunter Challenge Cup sees the North Coast Force program sitting in second position on the ladder after making a great start to the representative carnival. All five teams performed impressively to see the Force trailing

Ready to unleash full Force in the Hunter

All is in readiness for the North Coast Force representative program to launch an assault on the Hunter Challenge Cup across two days of the long weekend. The event is being staged at Tuggerah on Saturday and Sunday (11 and

Tigers maintain unbeaten record

A SIX-GOAL win over Sawtell/Toormina has seen Grafton’s men continue its unbeaten start to the 2022 season. While the final score of 16.15 (111) to 10.5 (65) looks like a comfortable victory for the Tigers it was anything but. Sawtell/Toormina