Devils defeated Mitcham Tigers

Mitcham 2.1-13 7.4-46 10.4-64 11.9-75
Wantirna South 3.1-19 5.2-32 10.6-66 12.8-80
Goal Kickers: J. Freeman 3, T. Clingan 3, M. Buzinskas 2, B. Ulms, A. Birte, L. Wong, Z. Klibingaitis
Best Players: T.Clingan (ANZAC Medal), D. Cromb, S. Young, J. Freeman, B. Hutchinson, M. Buzinskas

Development Team
Mitcham 1.5-11 2.8-20 4.9-33 5.11-41
Wantirna South 2.1-13 3.3-21 3.8-26 4.14-38

Goal Kickers: D. Beddome 2, B. Lynch, J. Raab

Best Players: S. McIntyre, J. Raab, J. Roberts, B. Lynch, L. Greig
 
*Want to see the photos from the games- See “2017 Photos” page on the menu

Dave Farrell Guest Speaker

Thursday night 20th April (after training in the club rooms), we are pleased to have Dave Farrell speak with our players and supporters about life and his experiences as an Australian SAS soldier.

This is part of the clubs support of the ANZAC’s leading into our game against Mitcham this Saturday.

A quick snap shot of Dave:

  • Played football for the Devils Under 16s
  • Joined the Army in 1999 (Infantry)
  • Swapped over to full time Physical Training Instructor in 2002
  • Joined the SAS in 2003 until l discharged in Dec 2016. (14 years)
  • Deployed to Afghanistan on six tours between 2005-2010
  • Two tours to East Timor 1999 & 2006
  • Iraq in 2007
  • Awarded the Medal for Gallantry for his actions in 2005.

Come along earlier and have a meal & drink and hear Dave Farrell from about 8pm – Free entry – all supporters welcome

ANZAC Game Jumper

Thanks to Victorian RSL, TLA Worldwide & Puma, The Devils are proud to wear a specially designed ANZAC jumper supporting the ANZAC’s this year again. We received the jumpers this week from the Victorian RSL along with other EFL clubs. The Senior Team will wear it at our next game at Mitcham on April 22nd.

Round 1 Results

Well Done to Knox Falcons winning all 3 games and the Knox Club Cup.

 Senior Team
       
Wantirna South 1.0-6 5.2-32 6.3-39 7.5-47
Knox 5.4-34 8.7-55 10.8-68 11.9-75

Goal Kickers: B. Walker 2, J. Freeman 2, T. Leggate 2, A. Papa
Best Players: G. Manson, T. Leggate, S. Young, A. Teakel, T. Clingan, D. Cromb


Development Team
       
Wantirna South 2.2-14 3.2-20 5.3-33 5.5-35
Knox 3.3-21 6.5-41 10.6-66 15.9-99

Goal Kickers: D. Beddome 2, J. Stone 2, B. Gerloff
Best Players: J. Sarinn, L. Wong, R. Papp, B. Lynch, J. Cox


 U19’s

         
Wantirna South 1.0-6 3.0-18 4.2-26 7.4-46
Knox 3.3-21 5.8-38 10.10-70 11.12-78

Goal Kickers: L. Grima 2, C. Cahill 2, J. Donald, N. Jackson, B. Lowe
Best Players: L. Grima, N. Palamara, D. Carney, N. Jackson, J. Donald, J. Pollard

Practice Game 3 -Result

Both Senior Teams won our third Practice Game.  Thank you to Healesville for hosting the game.  No serious injuries were reported for the Devils.

All set for the season opener next Saturday April 8th Vs Knox at Walker Reserve.

Book now for your seat at the Presidents Lunch: Michael Wicks 0481 852 975 or online Presidents Lunch Booking

More Photos on the 2017 Pre Season Photos page