Newborough took home their first premiership since 2003 with a 12-15 to 5-16 win over YYN. The Bulldogs trailed YYN at half time by two points but produced a tremendous second half to outplay the Bombers scoring 7-9 to the Bombers EIGHT behinds. Adam Kennedy was superb at full back to win the Bill McConville medal while Thomas Wilson took out the AFL Vic Country medal.

YYN had their revenge on Newborough by taking out the Reserves flag 9-10 to 6-2 with Brayden Paulett winning the Trevor Callow Medal.

Mirboo North thirds won a three-peat with another flag under Josh Taylor, his boys won 16-5 to Yinnar 7-4. The AFL Vic Country medal and the Rod Lucas Medal went to Hudson Kerr of Mirboo North.

Newborough won by two points in an exciting fourths match just edging out Mirboo North 6-10 to 6-8. League best & fairest winner Rory Peter took out the Charlie Cauchi Medal for best on ground.


Morwell East ruckman Andrew Brown won the Elder-Berwick medal at the count on Monday night, he polled 21 votes to win from Yinnar's Jaime Aitken on 19, third was Rob Cahill of Yarragon on 16 votes. In the reserves (Joe Redmond Medal)it was a tie between Aaron Wilson (Newborough) and Ben Fleming (Yarragon) on 16 votes. Dual runners up were Daniel Drowley (Newborough) and Reece Malcomson (Yinnar) on 14 votes.


A Grade: Tanya Budge (Thorpdale), B Grade: Tayla Pendlebury (Newborough), C Grade: Lia Daley (Trafalgar) and D Grade: Belinda Trickey (Morwell East).
















Did you play with Maryvale or know of anyone who played (pass this message on).The former MGFL (1960-86) club Maryvale will be holding a reunion on Feb 26, 2017 at the clubrooms (APM Mill) from 10.00am. BYO drinks but food supplied. The club has tracked down their first coach Ray Smith who is 90 years old and lives in Inverloch. Photos can be sent to lauriefooty@hotmail.com




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2016 Seniors
1 Newborough 68
2 Mirboo North 60
3 Yallourn Yallourn North 56
4 Yinnar 48
5 Morwell East 38
6 Thorpdale 30
7 Yarragon 22
8 Boolarra 20
9 Trafalgar 10
10 Hill End 8