Hawks brave in defeat as Bulldogs seize premiership’ Alysia Thomas-Sam

Hawks brave in defeat as Bulldogs seize premiership’ Alysia Thomas-Sam

Box Hill and Footscray produced a display of brilliance at Etihad Stadium and defined themselves as the best in the competition in the 2014 VFL Grand Final. But, only one team in the Bulldogs could stick it out until the final siren to assert victory, 16.13 (109) to 13.9 (87). Notwithstanding the 22-point win, the…

Box Hill Hawks v Footscray Bulldogs Grand Final Preview

Box Hill Hawks v Footscray Bulldogs Grand Final Preview

The opportunity of back-to-back premierships hangs in the balance as Box Hill Hawks take on Footscray Bulldogs in the VFL Grand Final this Sunday at Etihad Stadium. The Bulldogs have been a dominant force in their comeback year. Despite superiority on the ladder and through their 14 wins for the year, the Hawks overcame them…

Box Hill gallant, but runners-up again.

Box Hill gallant, but runners-up again.

By Callum Godde Williamstown survived a third term revival from Box Hill on Saturday, winning their second consecutive AFL Victoria Development League Premiership by 35 points. Seagulls co-captain Dylan Conway was awarded the Fred Hill Memorial Medal, booting eight goals. Incredibly, he and fellow co-captain, Ben Wyatt, combined to kick 13 of Williamstown’s 18 majors…

Hawks Claw out Seagulls in Epic Preliminary Final

Hawks Claw out Seagulls in Epic Preliminary Final

By Aaron Pereira : Photo Jenny Owens Box Hill have battled their way into their second successive Grand Final after a tightly contested seven-point victory over Williamstown. North Port Oval saw a crowd in excess of 5,000 flock to see the do-or-die contest in perfect conditions on Sunday Afternoon. But despite the games constant momentum…

Preliminary Final Preview

Preliminary Final Preview

By Aaron Pereira Box Hill will take on Williamstown to secure its second successive VFL Grand Final berth this Sunday at North Port Oval. Coming off a 24-point victory over Minor Premiers Port Melbourne in the Qualifying Final, the Hawks are flying and a successful September beckons. Having already defeated the Seagulls twice in the…

Preliminary Final Preview – Box Hill Aiming For Nine Straight

Preliminary Final Preview – Box Hill Aiming For Nine Straight

By Aaron Pereira | Photo by Jenny Owens Box Hill will take on Port Melbourne in a cut throat Preliminary Final this Saturday to decide who takes on Williamstown in the Victorian Development League Grand Final. Coming off a loss to minor premiers Williamstown last week, Box Hill will be looking to make it nine…

J.J Liston Trophy Night

J.J Liston Trophy Night

By Alysia Thomas-Sam | Photo by Jenny Owens Box Hill has collected season-defining accolades in the VFL’s awards night with Alex Woodward taking home the biggest prize of the evening, the J.J Liston Trophy. Woodward has been exceptional in the Brown and Gold, playing out 13 influential matches for the home and away season that…