Gridiron Down Under

GV 2018 Week 4 Review (Week 5 Preview)

Short term pain for long term gain is what this season is about for most clubs.   Buccaneers Extinguish Dragons Fire. Geelong Buccaneers 22 Defeated Bendigo Dragons 0 A perfect day for football, a perfect day for the Buccaneers that turned into another bad result for the...

GV 2018 Week 3 Review (Week 4 Preview)

Predators Prey On Barbarians. South Eastern Predators 48 Defeated Monash Barbarians 0 After a tough game against the Warriors last week, the Preds were looking forward to flexing their muscles against a weaker opponent in the baby brothers the Barbarians. Another power running...

GV 2018 Week 2 Review (Week 3 Preview)

Week 2 gave a real mixed bag of results. Again plenty of Offense and a game that struggled to live up to the hype (the hype I tried to stir).   Barbarians Outlast Silverbacks. Monash Barbarians 6 Defeated Pakenham Silverbacks 0 In what I thought was going to be a high...

GV 2018 Week 1 Review (Week 2 Preview)

I think the gap between the former Div 2 clubs and the Div 1 big 4 might be a bit of a concern but we saw plenty of scoring in week 1.   Warriors Wound Wolves. Monash Warriors 38 Defeated Melton Wolves 0. The sun was shining, there was a slight breeze and not a cloud in the...

GRIDIRON VICTORIA, Week 1 Preview

It’s FINALLY here!   Let’s take a look at week 1 of the 2018 Gridiron Victoria Season. Bye – South Eastern Predators, Geelong Buccaneers, Northern Raiders. ALL BALLARAT GAMES NOW AT WHITE FLAT OVAL   August 4, 2018 Monash Warriors v Melton Wolves 10:30...

GRIDIRON VICTORIA 2018 SEASON PREVIEW

Gridiron Victoria Wow! That was interesting men’s offseason and we haven’t even played a snap. From ONE League with Div 2 fielding 4 teams for development then back to 7 and 7, before we blinked it was 6 (Div 1) and 8 (Div 2) then another team put their hands up to...

Sharks Circle Gridiron Victoria

The most important thing about American Football in this country is growing the game. No better way than adding new teams to the competition. One such club is looking to do that in season 2018. The old committee for Gridiron Victoria had stated that no new teams would enter the...

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...