MPNFL Competition Restructure Announced
Chelsea FNC will play in Division 2 Next Season following an AFL South Restructure into a Divisional competition to commence in season 2018.
There are currently 22 affiliated clubs in the MPNFL and in 2018 those clubs will play in2 Divisions.
The MPNFL Divisional competition has been determined in accordance with AFL South East’s recent announcement relating to the Competition Review.
Division 1 will comprise 10 teams and Division 2 will have 12 teams.
In determining which clubs should be selected to compete in Division 1, AFL South East considered the following criteria:
• Recent playingperformances
• Playing depth
• Junior pathway including viability of U19’s and junior club pathways
• Club facilities,and
• The results of a recent survey conducted byMPNFL Clubs
For season 2018,Division 1 Clubs will be:
Bonbeach, Edithvale-Aspendale, Frankston Bombers, Frankston YCW,Mornington, Mt Eliza,Pines,Rosebud, Seaford and Sorrento.
Division 2 will comprise:
Chelsea,CribPoint,Devon Meadows,Dromana,Hastings,Karingal, Langwarrin, Pearcedale,Red Hill,Rye, Somerville and Tyabb.