Gridiron Down Under

GA appoint Jen Welter as national Women’s team Head Coach

Gridiron Australia announced yesterday that Dr Jen Welter has been appointed as the Australian Outback Women’s National Team head coach and will lead the Outback at the upcoming IFAF Women’s World Championship in Langley, British Columbia a province of Canada. Most gridiron...

Dominic Panazzolo ‏announces his commitment to Texas Tech

Australian punter Dominic Panazzolo ‏originally from Adelaide and currently playing at Snow College in Utah has announced on twitter he has been offered a full athletic scholarship from Texas Tech which he has accepted. I’m happy to say that I have earned and accepted a...

Gridiron Victoria Week 10 Results

The Western Crusader/Geelong Buccaneer battle on Sunday was the game of GV’s Week 10. The Red & White honoured 100 gamer Tyson Garnham in the best possble way, outlasting the Buccs on a wintery Melbourne day 15-13. On Saturday, the Croydon Rangers got back on the...

Week 9 of the Gridiron Victoria season is in the books

Week 9 of Gridiron Victoria’s Senior Men’s 2016 Season is done and dusted, as the race to the playoffs gets more interesting with each game. In Division 2, the undefeated Silverbacks continued their division domination with a 50 point thumping of Melton. The second...

Tom Sheldon to punt for the Tar Heels

(Photo: Ross Martin | CarolinaBlue, 247Sports) Tom Sheldon a 27-year-old freshman punter from Australia I thought he had committed to Eastern Michigan but as I looked more into the story that was his brother Jack Sheldon. Tom is indeed off to North Carolina to punt for the Tar...

Stan Gaudion commits to the University of Hawaii

I have lost count how many stories we have done about young Australians headed to the USA to play football but I can tell you I never tire of it. Stan Gaudion a 2014 graduate of Scotch College in Melbourne and former member of the Australian Football League’s Gold Coast Academy,...

Half way point for Gridiron Victoria

Gridiron Victoria Mid-Year Review We have now reached the half way point of the Gridiron Victoria season, and with each team now having played each other once, the pecking order in each division has started to emerge. From this weekend, the return matches will be played in the...

Aussies headed into NFL camps

Right now there are seven Australians in NFL training camps or will be reporting to them in the next few days. We have ranked them from 1 to 7 with number one most likely to make the final 53 roster and 7 unlikely to make the roster. BRAD WING – punter, New York Giants The...

Australia defeat American Samoa

The Gridiron Australia development teams have defeated American Samoa to the tune of 40-14 in the second game of the inaugural Tahitian Festival of American Football. In the first game of the festival American Samoa defeated Tahiti 52-12 in which American Samoan receiver Ryan...

Australian Outback depart for Tahiti

The Australian Outback Men’s Development squad will depart for Tahiti tomorrow morning for two matches in the coming weeks. A trip that was announced back in December last year will see the development squad play two matches against: July 27th – Australia Vs American...