Round 3 Preview

Thursday, April 18, 2019 - 8:44 PM

After a scrappy but triumphant game against Swans; Coach Jeremy Barnard believes the players are really starting to embrace his coaching style. He goes onto say “Early days we had teething problems, with terminology certainly and game style. The last 7 – 8 weeks I’ve been really pleased with how the team are coming along. And I’m really pleased with how the players are embracing it and trying to execute it.”

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Wellingham joins Audi Centre Perth

Thursday, April 18, 2019 - 2:03 PM

East Perth's Sharrod Wellingham is furthering his career off the field, joining East Perth's President Bronte Howson at Audi Centre Perth. Wellingham, is still keeping Royals members, supporters and sponsors in mind as he embarks on this new venture. Encouraging anyone associated with East Perth to contact the Audi team if you are looking for a new or used vehicle. 

 

 

 

 

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Around the Grounds - Round 3

Thursday, April 18, 2019 - 9:54 AM

 

East Perth is ready to celebrate Easter with our members. Be sure to keep your eyes peeled for the Royals Easter Bunny with easter eggs for anyone in their East Perth Merchandise.

Stay around after the match for your chance to get a hat of one of your favourite players. The boys will be handing out hats to lucky spectators’ post-match so make sure you stay around to give the boys a Read More [+]

Round 2 Colts Wrap

Thursday, April 18, 2019 - 9:04 AM - by Chris Pike

WEST Perth, Swan Districts, East Fremantle and Perth all recorded WAFL Colts Super Round victories across the weekend at Steel Blue Oval and New Choice Homes Park.

The WAFL Colts Super Round got underway on Saturday at Steel Blue Oval.

Those two matches saw West Perth defeat Claremont 8.7 (55) to 5.10 (40) and then Swan Districts defeated East Perth 10.8 (68) to 8.4 (52).

The round then picked up on Sunday at East Fremantle's New Choice Homes Park with the last two games of the weekend in the colts.

That began with East Fremantle producing an impressive performance to defeat Subiaco 12.8 (80) to 3.5 (23) before Perth prevailed 9.12 (66) to 6.9 (45) against South Fremantle.

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TABtouch Team of Round 2

Tuesday, April 16, 2019 - 12:33 PM - by Chris Pike

ROUND 2 of the 2019 WAFL season saw a host of standout individual performances while Subiaco and Claremont won big for the second straight week, Perth remained undefeated and East Perth and the West Coast Eagles both opened their accounts.

All five Round 2 WAFL matches took place on Saturday afternoon starting at Fremantle Community Bank Oval with Perth holding on in a thriller over South Fremantle, winning 11.10 (76) to 10.13 (73).

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Jo Davies Joins East Perth Board

Tuesday, April 16, 2019 - 9:06 AM

The East Perth Football Club Is pleased to announce that Jo Davies will join the Board for the remainder of the 2019 Season. Jo has been seconded to the East Perth Board following the retirement of Tony Salerno due to work commitments.
 
Jo’s involvement in football began while at University in the early 90's as Freeball coordinator (precursor to Auskick) and delivering level 1 coach accreditation courses for the WA Football Development Trust. Read More [+]

Round 2 Preview: Royals Members Round

Friday, April 12, 2019 - 2:07 PM

Heading into Round 2’s “Royals Members Round”, Coach Jeremy Barnard, spoke with Royals News about the loss to Subiaco “unfortunately we were too inconsistent throughout the game, against a very good side”. However this hasn’t discouraged the players, Barney explained “It has clarified where the bench mark is and where we need to improve. So we have identified that as a group and we are really looking forward to putting that into place Read More [+]

Kai Eardley Foundation Colts Super Round

Friday, April 12, 2019 - 8:34 AM

The WAFL Simply Energy Colts will help raise awareness about mental health and suicide prevention when the Kai Eardley Foundation Colts Super Round is played this weekend.

The Super Round includes double-headers at Steel Blue Oval, Bassendean on Saturday, April 13 and New Choice Homes Park, East Fremantle, on Sunday, April 14.

A gold coin donation at each ground will raise funds for the Kai Eardley Foundation, which is named in honour of East Fremantle player Cam Eardley’s younger brother, Kai, who tragically took his own life in 2016.

Mother Claire Eardley, said the Kai Eardley Foundation aimed to reduce the stigma attached to suicide and equip young men with the skills to navigate mental illness.

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Round 1 Colts Wrap

Friday, April 12, 2019 - 8:00 AM - by Chris Pike

IT was an exciting start to the 2019 WAFL Colts season with a couple of thrilling contests and a host of standout performances from emerging stars.

All four Round 1 WAFL Colts matches took place on Saturday with two of them decided by less than a goal.

Those matches saw East Fremantle kick the last two goals of the game to beat Claremont 10.6 (66) to 9.10 (64) at Claremont Oval while Swan Districts also kicked the last goal of its clash with South Fremantle, winning 9.9 (63) to 8.11 (59) at Steel Blue Oval.

East Perth then knocked off the reigning premier Subiaco with a 10.8 (68) to 5.5 (35) win at Leederville Oval with Peel Thunder defeating West Perth 11.7 (73) to 8.8 (56) at Mandurah's David Grays Arena.

SUBIACO 5.5 (35) lost to EAST PERTH 10.8 (68)

East Perth made an impressive start to its 2019 WAFL Colts campaign beating the reigning premier Subiaco by 33 points in the clash of the Leederville Oval co-tenants.

Subiaco's colts are coming off the premiership from 2018 but have a new coach with Chayce Creedy taking over from Beau Wardman who is now coaching the league side.

But the Lions couldn’t get their premiership defence off to a winning start with East Perth proving too strong with Garry Moss coaching.

East Perth started well kicking five goals to three in the first quarter and then kicked the only two goals of the second term to lead by 27 points at half-time.

Subiaco did close the gap to 19 points by three quarter-time but East Perth responded with the only two goals of the final term to win 10.8 (68) to 5.5 (35).

Jaxon East produced a best on ground display for East Perth kicking three goals to go with 27 possessions, six marks and five entries inside the forward 50. Sebit Kuek kicked two goals as well.

Harley Sparks was tremendous for the Royals with 32 possessions while Cooper Sparks gathered 25 disposals, Cody Nash 23, Spider Lockitt 21, Jed Montgomerie 21 (11 hit outs), Adam Boules 19 (10 marks), and Cody Rodgers 19.

Nicholas Martin kicked two goals for Subiaco along with 19 possessions, five marks, three tackles and three inside 50s.

Tristan Hobley finished with 30 possessions and 10 tackles for Subiaco with Jacob Peletier gathering 26 disposals, Ben Golding 25, Isaac Clinch 20, Noah Ash 17, Jack Borchet 17 and Abraham Clinch 17.

 

Vote for the Round 1 Simply Energy Colts Young Gun here

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Around The Grounds - Round 2

Monday, April 8, 2019 - 2:03 PM

Round 2 is Royals Members Round so be sure to head down to Leederville Oval, wearing your black and blue to show your support for the Club in our first home match back as a Traditional Club

Stay around after the match for your chance to get a hat of one of your favourite players. The boys will be handing out hats to lucky spectators’ post-match so make sure you stay around to give the Read More [+]