2017 Around the Grounds (Week 9)

Find out what is happening in community and state football this week in our Around the Grounds segment.

MJC: U14 Grand Final previews

The 2017 Under 14 Metro Junior Championships will be decided this weekend when two metro leagues go head to head on July 1. Mitch Wynd reports.

Old & New: Vic Country Coaches’ Thoughts

Two incredibly experienced football minds will join forces next weekend to help lead the very best talent country Victoria has to offer as they head to Melbourne to take on the Victorian Amateur Football Association (VAFA). Jake Morris reports.

2017 Love the Game Round

A host of Victorian football leagues across the state will encourage fans to remember the passion, not the odds as part of the 2017 Love the Game Round next month.

FIDA showcased in front of AFL stars

A host of FIDA footballers have showcased their skills in front of some of the AFL’s biggest names at the Waverley Toyota Good For Footy event last week.

NAB Mini Legends Draft

Want to step into the shoes of your AFL hero? Victorian kids are encouraged to enter the NAB Mini Legends Draft for your chance to star in the 2017 NAB Mini Legends campaign.

Knights elevated to Hawthorn Legend status

Victorian country football product and AFL champion Peter Knights has been honoured at the annual Hawthorn Football Club mid-season Ball on Friday night, following his elevation to the Club’s Legend status. Jake Morris reports.


Two metropolitan leagues have been crowned champions following the Under 15 Division 1 Metro Junior Championships Grand Finals on Saturday.

VFL Umps go back, to go forward

A host of VFL umpires will return to their old community umpiring groups across the state this week to help strengthen the talent pathway between local and state league umpiring groups. Jake Morris reports.

New Sporting Club grants open

Sport and Recreation Victoria has opened a new round of Sporting Club grants, including a new category around Aboriginal Participation.

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