Category: HFC News

Ladies Day 2019

Get your Gals together and make your way to Hadfield Football Club as its

LADIES DAY

Sing and dance with the Andrew Hosking Bank with “Bandaoke” playing till 8pm

  • When:
  • Saturday 1st June, 2019 at 2:00pm
  • Where:
  • Hadfield Football Club
  • Cost:
  • $70.00 – finger food, grazing table, wine, champagne, beer, cider and punch (12pm-5pm)

Tickets

Yvonne – 0455 782 626

Junior Pre Season Training

MONDAY 11TH FEBRUARY

5:30pm – 6:30pm

ALL TEAMS

UNDER 15 | UNDER 13 | UNDER 13 – GIRLS | UNDER 11 | UNDER 9

MARTIN RESERVE – HADFIELD

For more information please call

Yvonne – 0455 782 626

Seniors Fixtures 2019

ROUND 1 Saturday April 6
at Keilor Park

ROUND 2 Saturday April 13
at Northern Saints

ROUND 3 Saturday April 27
vs East Sunbury

ROUND 4 Saturday May 4
vs Sunbury Kangaroos

ROUND 5 Saturday May 11
at Coburg Districts

ROUND 6 Saturday May 18
BYE

ROUND 7 Saturday May 25
vs Jacana

ROUND 8 Saturday June 1
vs Burnside Heights

ROUND 9 Saturday June 15
at Moonee Valley

ROUND 10 Saturday June 22
vs Keilor Park

ROUND 11 Saturday June 29
vs Northern Saints

ROUND 12 Saturday July 6
at Sunbury Kangaroos

ROUND 13 Saturday July 13
at East Sunbury

ROUND 14 Saturday July 20
BYE

ROUND 15 Saturday July 27
vs Coburg Districts

ROUND 16 Saturday August 3
at Jacana

ROUND 17 Saturday August 10
vs Moonee Valley

ROUND 18 Saturday August 17
at Burnside Heights

EDFL Rule Changes for 2019

EDFL RULE CHANGES FOR SEASON 2019

We ask that all Players, Club Members, Parents & Supporters read the attached article and documentation, and familiarise themselves with the new laws that will occur on the field in 2019.

 

THE EDFL has this week informed clubs of rule changes that will be coming into effect for the 2019 season.

After conducting a consultation process with EDFL coaches, AFL Victoria and the AFL, the league is set to introduce each of the following new rules and interpretations across all competitions from next year.

PLEASE READ RULE CHANGES

Courtesy of EDFL Website

November News: Exciting Times Ahead for Hadfield

************** Junior Pre Season Fun **************

Starting next Monday the 26th of November, 6-7pm, for 4 weeks

Under 11s, Under 13s and Under 15s

 

************** EXCITING JUNIOR NEWS **************

Our club is excited to announce our Junior Coaches for 2019

Under 11s Sam Taha

Under 13s Marae Moustafa

Under 15s Abdul Said

GIRLS Under 11s Theo Tsoulakos – 2019 Hadfield’s FIRST Junior Girls Team

Junior Coach Coordinator Maheir Taha

Under 9 Coaches – TBA

Our coaches are Hadfield people, played for our club, their kids play at our club , and they are passionate about developing players and passionate about the Hadfield Football club and what the future holds.

Junior pre season sessions start on Monday 26th of November  – 6:00 – 7:00 pm at Hadfield, Martin Reserve. 4 sessions leading up to Christmas.
These sessions are for Under 11s , Under 13s, Under 15s and Under 11s Girls.

All current and new players welcome, it’s FREE and FUN.

See you all at Martin Reserve Hadfield on Monday night.

For further junior information please email Yvonne Dodorico at Ydodorico@yahoo.com

************** PLAYER SIGNINGS **************

Some more exciting news for the club with another signing for the upcoming 2019 season Brandon Mcredmond

Brandon joins the club from Talbot FC and is a goal kicking midfielder that has a long list of personal achievements including below.

2011/2012/2013 Talbot FC Senior Best and fairest
2012/2013 Talbot FC Senior Captain
2012/2013/2014 Indigenous AFL Squad
2015/2016 TAFL Representative Team
2017 AFL Canberra Team of year
2017 Gungahlin Senior Runner up Best and fairest.

He has also gained great experience in the coaching ranks with roles as an assistant coach at Tamworth FC, Gungahlin FC as well as being Head Coach of Talbots U17s for 2 years.

Brandon will work closely with our midfield and forward groups focusing on structures and set ups.

We are delighted to have Brandon on board and have no doubt he will add great value to our club both on and off ground.

Good luck and welcome to the Hawks nest Brandon 🦅

************** PLAYER SIGNINGS **************

Hadfield FC would like to announce the signing of Jonny Bell as a playing assistant coach for the 2019 season.

John will have a strong focus on working with our young midfield group on defensive and discipline aspects of the game.

John brings with him a long list of achievements both as player and coach including.

EDFL Strathmore FC 3rd Comp medal
EDFL Marbynong Park FC Premiership player
CMFL Cohuna Kangas Best and Fairest
RDFL Lancefield FC 4th Best and Fairest
BFL U/18 Coach Barwon Heads Football Club. Prelim finalist.

I have no doubt John’s leadership and experience will play big part in progressing our young group forward next year.

We welcome John to the Hawks best and wish him best for upcoming season.

Stay tuned for few more announcements over coming days 🦅

Amazing news for Hadfield Football Club

THE RETURN OF A STAR PLAYER

We are delighted to announce that Heath McKerchar has signed on to play for the 2019 Season.

Heath will be returning the club after a 2 year year stint playing for Wallan FC in the RDFL.

Heath has many great achievements including:

  • Premiership player 2015
  • Team of year Captain 2015
  • Runner up best and fairest 2014/2015

No doubt Heath will add great experience to our young developing group.

We welcome Heath back to the Hawks Nest 🦅

PreSeason 2019

PRE CHRISTMAS PRE SEASON DATES

  • Tuesday 27th November
  • Monday 3rd December
  • Wednesday 5th December
  • Monday 10th December
  • Wednesday 12th December
  • Monday 17th December
  • Wednesday 19th December

2019 COACHES

  • Senior Coach: Brett Pitts
  • Senior Assistant: Adam Sayers
  • Reserves Coach: TBA

Celebrating – 1988 Reserve Flag

Big day at the club yesterday , celebrating the 88 reserve flag and our past players. Some old faces returned to the club which was fantastic, that’s what it is all about. Lots of stories shared over a few drinks.

Hopefully we will see you all at a few games next season.

Thanks to Russell Walker for organising the day, fantastic effort .

Special mention to Peter Whittle, a legend of our club, past player, coach, committee member and sponsor and his son Joseph who ran out in the 2’s and shared a special game together, father and son 👍

It was also our last game for the year, bigger and better next year !

Go Haddy!!

Milestone Man: Jacob McKerchar 300 Games

Northern Saints vs Moonee Valley

This weekend Hadfield take on Northern Saints at Charles Mutton Reserve.

Half Back Flanker – Number 7 – Milestone Man – Jacob McKerchar is playing his 300th Game with his fellow teammates at Hadfield.

Jacob started playing football with Hadfield at the young age of 6 with the Under 10’s. He continued through his years playing with Haddy and was in the victorious Under 16’s they won the Grand Final Flag. He later played with the Under 18’s Grand Final team but were defeated that year.

He decided it was time to try a change of hand and moved divisions to start playing with the VAFA – Therry Penola OB Football Club for a year. He chose to return to Hadfield when the club was struggling for support and currently Captain’s their Senior side.

In 2017 Jacob won Season 2017 Senior Best & Fairest for Hadfield