Gridiron Down Under

Gridiron Victoria championship weekend wrap up

It was championship weekend in Victoria on Sunday with two grand finals being played. VIC BOWL XXXII was played between the Monash Warriors and the Western Crusaders and the Division 2 Championship was contested between the Pakenham Silverbacks and the Northern Raiders. Gridiron...

Gridiron Victoria VIC BOWL XXXII Preview

It’s that time of the year people. I know we’ve all been looking forward to it. The showpiece of the Gridiron Victoria season, played at an inner city marquee stadium on what will hopefully be a sunny spring afternoon/evening. As personally shattered and (Ranger)...

Gridiron Victoria, 2016 Division 2 Championship VI Preview

It’s finally here!!! Championship weekend. Pakenham Silverbacks (1) V Northern Raiders (3) Lakeside Stadium Albert Park – 12:00pm. FREE ENTRY. 2016 meetings  Week 5 – Silverbacks 36, Raiders 0 Week 12 – Silverbacks 49, Raiders 8   Welcome to Division...

Gridiron Victoria Semi Finals Div 1 Preview

Greetings one and all, long time no write. Apologies for my lack of witty and entertaining prose over the last month or so, but as The Chard is yet to be racking up the kind of hits and views that would result in some payment for this long suffering scribe, I had to attend to...

Gridiron Victoria, Division 2, 2016 Regular Season review.

The Regular Season has finally come to a close for 2016. It’s been a long season that has included 3 Byes (Not including this weekend) a number of thumpings by the top team Silverbacks and 4 draws, 3 involving the Raiders. We also saw the toll the long season had on some...

Gridiron Victoria Week 13 wrap up

Gridiron Victoria is at the pointy end of the season and there is only one playoff spot left up for grabs in division one. Next week the Geelong Buccaneers fresh off a bye will take on the Melbourne Uni Royals for the final spot in the 2016 playoffs. When the two teams met...

Gridiron Victoria, Week Thirteen, DIV 2 Preview

With the dominant Silverbacks taking the week off, it’s left up to the rest to sort out the top 4 with 2nd, 3rd and 4th still up for grabs in Division 2. WEEK 13 is upon us. Saturday 17th September – DR Atkinson Reserve, Reservoir – 3:00pm Melton Wolves (Last place...

Gridiron Victoria week 12 wrap up

Come the end of week 12 the playoff picture is becoming very clear in division one and division two. Thanks to a victory over the Predators this week the Monash Warriors are the division one Minor Premiers along with the undefended Pakenham Silverbacks in division two. The finals...

GV Division 2, Power Rankings Week 11

Well, I survived Melton! Many thought they may be out to get me on the Gridiron after some ill interpreted jokes. However after they gave me many chances to see the field, I left it unscathed. Big news coming out of GA this week saying that GV and GA are allowed to talk to each...

Gridiron Victoria, Week Twelve, Division 2 Preview

The Pakenham Silverbacks have clinched the Minor Premiership. Now all that is left to work out is the other 3 spots in the top 4. WEEK 12 – Lets’ get it sorted! Saturday 10th September – The Cove: Corio – 10:30am Northern Raiders (3rd Place, 4-2-3) vs Pakenham...