Magpie Matters Newsletter I

Women & Men Align to become one at the nest

This is a newsletter for the whole club that’s here to highlight what’s going on around the Nest.

2019 is almost here and the Magpies are ready to swoop on a new season as one Club. With the women’s Club, formerly known as Western Wolves merging with the men’s Club following the 2018 season, the flock is growing!

WSAFC has now become a unified Club which welcomes everyone and has a place for all skill levels.

More news to come about the merger. In the meantime, we invite you to provide feedback on the club name of the Western Suburbs Australian Football Club via a short survey

Club name survey

 Kevin Eynaud returns to Picken Oval

WSAFC is pleased to welcome back Kevin Eynaud in his new role as Director of Football.

With a new season ahead, Kev has wasted no time in unifying the Club through training sessions which incorporates men’s, women’s and youth players alongside each other.

As a coach with over 35 years of coaching experience we caught up with Kev to find out his coaching his philosophy, goals for the Club in 2019 and what his favourite coaches saying is of all time.

2019 Women’s leadership group named

Four players were named in the women’s 2019 leadership group as they look to improve after a promising 2018 season with new head coach Arron Convery and Assistant Coach Christien Specha.

Congratulations to Melissa Freckelton once again appointed Women’s Premier Team Captain for 2019. Freckelton will be well supported by Rebecca Miller as Vice Captain alongside Amelia CausleyTodd and Cassie Emery as part of the leadership group.

Get to know the Women’s captain in 60 seconds with a fun video!

Register now, pay later

No need to pay fees 💰 just yet, but the Club is URGENTLY encouraging men and women wishing to play in 2019 to register!

If you have any questions please contact Kirsty ‘Noodles’ Lee on 0408 869 387.

Upcoming Events

As the last official WSAFC event for 2018, the Christmas Party is our last chance to get together as a Club and celebrate the silly season in style before a well-deserved break to freshen up and hit the track running in 2019!

WHAT: WSAFC 2018 Christmas Party
WHERE: Petersham Bowling Club
WHEN: Sunday 16 Dec
TIME: 12-2pm
COST: $10 entry for bowls (pay at the door)

The Goal is simple: have a bit of fun as a Club in the lead up to Christmas!

Partners, family and friends are all welcome.

At this stage, it is still going ahead despite what the weather forecasts are predicting.

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Know anybody looking to sponsor a great community Club?

Do you know any local business which might like to sponsor WSAFC? If so, get in touch with Rochelle Polley (WSAFC Treasurer) via 0402 009 758.

If you wish to contribute or have suggestions on how to improve this newsletter please email: contact@innerwestmagpiesafl.com.au