Gridiron Down Under

GV, DIVISION 2 Season Review

YOUR DIVISION 2, 2017 CHAMPIONS ARE……. THE NORTHERN RAIDERS GRIDIRON CLUB. Sun, sand and some hard hitting defense was on display Saturday morning.   So if you weren’t privy to the information you would not have been aware that the Championship game ran the...

GV, DIVISION 2, CHAMPIONSHIP VII Preview

CHAMPIONSHIP VII NORTHERN RAIDERS V MELTON WOLVES SATURDAY OCTOBER 14th 2017 @ 11:00am MACPHERSON PARK, MELTON It is finally here. After months of preseason training and 12 games of football over 14 weeks (excluding League-wide BYE’s). We have come down to the final 2...

GV, Division 2, Semi Final Review

Raiders Home In Nail Biter. Wolves Make History. The CHAMPIONSHIP VII contestants have been decided. Let’s take a look at last weekend’s games to see how they got there. NORTHERN RAIDERS – 7 Defeated MONASH BARBARIANS – 6 That scoreline is right, so no...

GV, Division 2, Semi Final Preview.

The regular season is just a memory. Time to prove who is worthy to battle it out for the Div 2 Championship.   Sunday 8th October, DR Atkinson Reserve, Reservoir – 10:30am Northern Raiders (1) 10 wins 2 losses V Monash Barbarians (4) 6 wins 5 losses 1 draw 2017...

GV, DIVISION 2 – MVP CANDIDATES

WILL THE REAL ‘MVP’ PLEASE STAND UP!!!! After a very hotly contested regular season, we paused for a weekend to enjoy the AFL and NRL Grand Finals plus the Awards Ceremonies earlier in the week. Dustin Martin took out the AFL Brownlow Medal while Melbourne Storm...

GV, Division 2, Week 14 Review

Raiders Secure No.1 Seed. Wolves Scrape Past CCU. Barbarians Playoff Bound.   Week 14 saw 2 very defensive battles, 1 score fest and a Quarterback Carousel to rival the Cleveland Browns. We also welcomed some spring weather for the first time. Enjoy the game reviews and take...

GV, Division 2, Week 14 Preview (Week 13 Review)

Dragons End Season For Fallen Falcons. Barbarians Keep Playoff Hopes Alive. Wolves Crush Crusaders. While the number 1 team had a week off a clear challenger was determined in a fight for 2nd Spot. The season is over for 2 clubs while the final playoff spot will be determined...

GV, Division 2, Week 13 Preview

Crusaders Send Barbarians Packing. Wolves Sharpen Their Teeth. CCU Add To Falcons Woes. After a week of winter weather, Mother Nature decided to hold off on the wet stuff so we could all watch/play in dry conditions once again. We must admit, we’ve been kissed on the...

GV, Division 2, Week 12 Preview

Barbarians Slaughtered. Crusaders Sweep Falcons. Dragons Win In Final Minutes.   Week 11 saw our real first taste of winter football………..It’s meant to be Spring. Another week of weather from the movie ‘Frozen’ will see more skills put to...

Gridiron Victoria Division 2, Week 11 Preview

Raiders Revenge. CCU Host But Will They Play? Falcons ‘Must Win’ Game. Northern Raiders and Melton Wolves will be playing off in the Championship game come October 14th, according to 60% of the vote from last weeks poll.   Sunday 3rd September – Lakeside...