Gridiron Down Under

GNSW Division 1 Week 7 Preview

Saturday, October 21st – Neptune Oval – 3pm Kick Off UTS Gators (5-1) vs. Wollongong Mustangs (1-1-3) (Last Season: UTS 50 – 14 WOL) Ironic that while I’m writing this, I’m watching the Chiefs vs Raiders. UTS started with a very similar season to Kansas City, winning 5 in a row...

GNSW Division 1 Week 6 Results

Saturday, October 14th – Neptune Oval – 4pm Kick Off UNSW Raiders (2-3) vs. UTS Gators (5-0) (Choc’s Prediction: UTS by 7) Hey, one thing I love in this league is when I get proven wrong! I called UTS to win and the Raiders came out and shut me up. Great stuff from the Green...

GNSW Division 1 Week 6 Preview

Saturday, October 14th – Neptune Oval – 4pm Kick Off UNSW Raiders (2-3) vs. UTS Gators (5-0) (Last Season RAI 28 – 6 UTS) Just before I continue, the GNSW website says this match will be held at David Phillips. However due to concern for player safety, the game will now be held...

GNSW Division 1 Week 5 Results

Saturday, October 7th – Neptune Oval – 3pm Kick Off Nepean Ducks (1-1-1) vs. Sydney University Lions (3-1) (Choc’s Prediction: SYD by 7) Looks like the Lions came out in this one with something to prove. After a close loss to the Pirates (their first in 3 years), they came out...

GNSW Division 1 Week 5 Preview

Saturday, October 7th – Neptune Oval – 3pm Kick Off Nepean Ducks (1-1-1) vs. Sydney University Lions (3-1) (Last Season DNP) The Ducks haven’t faced the Lions in over a year (due to a washout last season) and surprisingly, this is a battle between 2nd and 4th place! That’s...

GNSW Division 1 Week 4 Results

A few housekeeping items first; apologies for how late this article is. I’ve been away for the last 2 weeks and was only able to catch up this week. The results will be quite short as I was not present for any games this week but keep an eye out for my week 5 preview later this...

Gridiron NSW Division 1 Week 4 Preview

Saturday, September 23rd – Sydney University Square – 3pm Kick Off Newcastle Kings (1-2) vs. Wollongong Mustangs (1-1) (Last Season NEW 14 – 17 WOL) I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again; what a contrast it is for these two teams compared to last season. When these two teams...

Gridiron NSW Division 1, Week 3 Results

Saturday, September 16th – Sydney University Square – 4pm Kick Off Sutherland Seahawks (0-1) vs. UNSW Raiders (0-2) (Choc’s Prediction: RAI by 7) Well, what a game this ended up being! The Seahawks came out in the first half terribly, giving up valuable field position on D and...

GNSW Division 1 Week 3 Preview

Saturday, September 16th – Sydney University Square – 4pm Kick Off Sutherland Seahawks (0-1) vs. UNSW Raiders (0-2) (Last Season SEA 6 – 24 RAI) Last time these two met, the Raiders were 4-0 and sitting near the top of the GNSW table. The Hawks were stifled by the Raiders D,...

GNSW Division 1 Week 2 Results

Saturday, September 9th – Neptune Oval – 4pm Kick Off UTS Gators (1-0) vs Northern Sydney Rebels (0-1) (Choc’s Prediction: UTS by 7) In a very defensive outing, the Gators came out on top in this one by a single point. The holes in the Rebels roster were evident in this one, with...