Naomi Maidment making history in the SANFL

 

 

It has been a massive year for women in sport this year with the Matilda's, Southern Stars and Michelle Payne having great success in traditionally male dominated international sports

Recently history was also made closer to home within our Female Coaching ranks, with Naomi Maidment's appointment to the role of head coach of the West Adelaide Football Club U16 Centre of Excellence.

Not only has Naomi become the first female head coach within the South Australian National Football League, she was also awarded Female Coach of the Year at the annual SANFL Coaches Awards.

 

Follow the soundcloud to hear Naomi talk about her appointment

https://soundcloud.com/sanfl/naomi-maidment-chats-about-appointment-as-west-adelaide-u16-coach

 




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Ladder

Open Women's Division 1
POS TEAM PTS
1 West Adelaide 28
2 Morphettville Park 24
3 Greenacres 20
4 Salisbury 10
5 Modbury 6
6 Ingle Farm 2