East Fremantle Sharks win 2018 premiership

Monday, August 27, 2018 - 6:47 PM

Written by Sandra Argese, photos by Tom Campbell

As far as grand finals go, this was one for the history books.

An epic showdown between East Fremantle and Subiaco, it was an afternoon where ladder positions meant nothing, and time meant everything. 

Set against a backdrop of blue sky, scarce winds and plenty of sun, over 2500 spectators packed into Claremont Oval for the Mundella WAWFL League Grand Final showdown.

Less than sixty seconds after Read More [+]

Sharks, Lions seek Premiership glory

Wednesday, August 22, 2018 - 6:50 AM

By Sandra Argese

It’s been a few years between premiership drinks for both East Fremantle and Subiaco. Come Sunday afternoon, that equation will change.

With the Sharks searching for their first flag since 2011, their journey in 2018 has been telling. From round one, the club wasted no time taking the wheel and steering it to the top of the ladder – and not once have they looked back.

Accomplishing a minor premiership, 15 wins and Read More [+]

Hayley Miller wins Dhara Kerr Fairest and Best

Monday, August 20, 2018 - 3:06 PM

Subiaco Lions Football Club’s Hayley Miller has won the Mundella WA Women’s Football League’s Dhara Kerr Fairest and Best at the 2018 Medal Presentation Dinner on Monday night at the Hyatt Regency, Perth.

The announcement is even more impressive when it is pointed out that Miller played her first game in round 5 of the season.

Held in front of more than 245 guests, the Medal Presentation Dinner celebrates the Mundella WA Women’s Football League’s Fairest and Best players within Read More [+]

Preliminary finals see Lions, Thunderbirds, Sharks progress

Monday, August 20, 2018 - 2:56 PM

The Mundella WA Women's Football League Grand Finals will be played this Sunday, August 26 at Claremont Oval.

The League Grand Final at 2.30pm will see minor premiers East Fremantle battle against Subiaco for premiership glory in season 2018. 

The Reserves Grand Final will feature Claremont Tigers and Peel Thunderbirds, while the Rogers Cup Grand Final sees Peel Thunderbirds clash with  East Fremantle.

Entry to Claremont Oval is $5 and includes a 2018 WAWFL Yearbook.

PRELIMINARY FINALS FIXTURES

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2018 WAWFL Preliminary Finals

Monday, August 13, 2018 - 8:29 PM

The Mundella WA Women's Football League Preliminary Finals will be played this Sunday, August 19.

The League clash at 2pm will see Peel Thunderbirds clash with Subiaco for a place in next week's Grand Final against East Fremantle. 

The Reserves Preliminary Final will feature Peel Thunderbirds and East Fremantle with the winner to play Claremont, while the Rogers Cup Preliminary Final sees South Fremantle and East Fremantle doing battle for a spot in the Grand Final, against Peel.

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East Fremantle Straight into the 2018 Grand Final

Monday, August 13, 2018 - 6:37 PM

Article by Sandra Argese, Photos by Tom Campbell

East Fremantle versus Peel Thunderbirds – Semi Final One

Footy can be telling. On Sunday afternoon, East Fremantle’s performance certainly told a story.

With 15 wins, a minor premiership and a reputation as being virtually unbeatable on the line, season 2018 couldn’t have been any kinder to the Sharks.

Come finals time in their semi-final against Peel Thunderbirds, the trend unquestionably continued.

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Hungry Lions claim important win

Thursday, August 2, 2018 - 6:59 AM

Fighting to secure a finals berth, it was all or nothing for Subiaco in their Round 15 clash with Claremont on Sunday afternoon.

With West Perth hot on their tail in fifth by percentage, a loss would have placed the Lions a win outside finals contention. Yet despite being out of a position to make finals, their opponents in Claremont weren’t going down without a fight.

Mother nature certainly didn’t have any tricks up her Read More [+]

2018 Yorga’s Koodjal Kadadjiny

Friday, July 13, 2018 - 8:29 PM

This Sunday the Mundella WA Women's Football League and WA Football Commission will host the fifth Yorga’s Koodjal Kadadjiny "Women’s Two Way Learning Match" at Steel Blue Oval Park.

Promoting the mutually respectful relationship between our Indigenous and Non-Indigenous female football players, the Indigenous All Stars vs WAWFL All Stars match was born from an idea by Charlie Headland and Paula Hicks to celebrate indigenous Australian women’s love of playing football and promote reconciliation between all players.

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Tigers claw back for draw

Wednesday, June 27, 2018 - 7:10 PM

Written by Sandra Argese, Images Thomas Campbell

If any game was going to walk the talk in round 11, Claremont’s clash with Swan Districts on Sunday afternoon certainly did the trick.

With five consecutive losses to their name, Claremont needed to do something special if they were going to overpower the in-form reigning premiers.

A Swans victory would’ve added fuel to the clubs’ case as strong premiership threat and enhanced their recent record to five Read More [+]

Lions hold on in Saturday night thriller

Thursday, June 14, 2018 - 6:11 PM

Written by Sandra Argese, Photography by Thomas Campbell

It seems three is the magic number for Subiaco.

Notching up their third win of the season, the Lions’ gritty win against West Perth was decided by less than a kick in a heart stopping three point thriller.

In fact, it was this Subiaco victory which knocked West Perth from third spot into fourth on the ladder.

A seesaw like affair, both the Falcons and Lions dominated Read More [+]

Sharks patrolling top of WAWFL Ladder

Thursday, May 24, 2018 - 8:06 AM

Article: Sandra Argese

When a team is topping the ladder halfway through the season, chances are there isn’t much its doing wrong. In the case of East Fremantle, they aren’t doing anything wrong.

In fact, with it's League side undefeated and it's Reserves and Rogers Cup squads sitting inside the top four of their respective ladders, it’s no wonder the remainder of the WAWFL are already labeling the Sharks as the team to Read More [+]

Swans crash lions party

Thursday, May 17, 2018 - 3:30 PM

Article: Sandra Argese

Swans crash Lions party

On paper, a Sunday afternoon meeting with Swan Districts in front of a home crowd might have sounded like a dream outing for Subiaco.

In reality, it was a tough four quarter battle against the reigning premiers, who muscled their way to a 32-point win in their second win over the Lions for season 2018.

Under sunny conditions at Leederville Oval, both teams tackled and contended hard Read More [+]

Tigers put Bulldogs on leash

Friday, May 11, 2018 - 8:57 AM

Tigers put Bulldogs on leash

Article: Sandra Argese

If a team's form were dictated by the weather, then Claremont should be requesting to play in the rain and wind every week. At the other end of the table, if the scoreboard were the sole indicator of performance and effort meant nothing, South Fremantle would move on quickly from their 44-point loss to the Tigers at Claremont Oval on Sunday afternoon.

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Classy Falcons outplay brave Bulldogs

Monday, April 23, 2018 - 8:25 AM

West Perth Falcons versus South Fremantle Bulldogs (April 22 – HBF Arena)

Article: Sandra Argese, Imagery: James Jeffery

Classy Falcons outplay brave Bulldogs

Though mother nature had a few tricks up her sleeve, West Perth had no problems putting on a show in their round three 74-point win over South Fremantle at HBF Arena on Sunday afternoon.

While the result left South Fremantle still searching for their first win of season 2018, West Perth Read More [+]

My FootDr partners with Mundella WAWFL

Thursday, March 29, 2018 - 10:01 AM

The Mundella WA Women’s Football League is pleased to announce that current sponsor Medifoot Podiatry has rebranded and joined the My FootDr group.

In 2018, My FootDr will continue as a valued partner for the season as the official sponsor for our match day umpires.

My FootDr is Australia’s largest podiatry group with a team of more than 200 highly skilled and experienced podiatrists and support staff helping patients maintain healthy feet across 60 clinics Read More [+]