Gridiron Down Under

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...

Gridiron Victoria Division 1 – Week 13 (or Week 9 of Div 1) Preview

As we head into the second last round of the season, we have a couple of games that will have some influence on the finals, while the other game will go a long way to testing the future of one team. Are we likely to see another upset? Will the finals picture become clearer? Will...

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...

Gridiron Victoria Division 1 – Week 12 (or Week 8 of Div 1)

After making my way down to Melbourne to watch a couple of Div 1 games, I was looking forward to catching up with a few friends and seeing how much the game has grown over the course of the 2017 season. Let’s just say that I write the preview with great trepidation. Melbourne Uni...

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 1, Week 7 Predictions

Now that we have finally returned to football in Victoria because a week is a long time for those not fortunate enough to have headed up for the college game or hit the Hennessey on the Gold Coast. With just 4 games left in the shortened season, the only thing assured is the...

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...

GV, Division 2, Week 10 REVIEW

Falcons Struggle To Fly With Mud On Wings. Crusaders Close Dragons Lair. Wolves Take Bite Out Of Barbarians. I usually give a run down of what happened last weekend and a quick preview of the coming week. With the BYE weekend for the College Football in Sydney, there will be no...

GV mid season Report Card

Well, the College Football Sydney Cup is upon us and that means one thing for the tired and sore bodies (this intrepid reporter included) in Gridiron Victoria’s Division 1: A league mandated week off! Which seems as good a time as any for us to grade the 6 teams clamouring over...

Gridiron Victoria Division 1 – Week 10 (or Week 6 of Div 1)

Back to the freezing conditions of Victoria, I already missed the idea of watching games under the sun with a nice cold beverage. With the first run against all opponents in the bag, we now look to the future. Div 1 is starting to feel like Gridiron in SA, where so few teams are...