VAFA international rules women’s team announced

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The VAFA’s 20-player women’s squad has been finalised ahead of Saturday’s international rules exhibition match against Victoria GAA.

19 individual clubs will be represented on the day with St Mary’s Salesian the only team that has two players, Alice Angley and Joelly Firmin.

Seven of this year’s William Buck Premier teams boast representatives; including, Alex Hynes (SKOB), Natalie Gills (Marcellin), Sarah Kenny (West Brunswick), Emma Delaney (Fitzroy-ACU), Jade Tancred (MUWFC), Michaela Harding (Kew – pictured) and the Saints duo.

Two-time grand final BOG winner, Penny Brown (Hawthorn AFC), will be roaming the midfield alongside fellow Big V star Sasha Long (Beaumaris) and 2018 Division 1 leading goal kicker, Eliza Cooper (SBMT). See the full team below.

The women’s game kicks off at 2pm at Elsternwick Park and will be followed by the men’s match at 4pm. For more information on this Saturday’s Ireland comes to Bayside festivities, click HERE

Name Club
Emma Stafford OLD BRIGHTON
Eliza Cooper ST BEDES/MENTONE TIGERS
Cheree Peters SOUTH MELBOURNE DISTRICTS
Grace Mills MONASH BLUES
Abbey Mills UHS-VU
Sasha Long BEAUMARIS
Alexandra Hynes SKOB SAINTS
Grace Knox OLD XAVERIANS
Natalie Gills MARCELLIN
Cassie Rowe MCCFC
Erin Carroll ST BERNARD’S
Sarah Kenny WEST BRUNSWICK
Hannah Elliott WILLIAMSTOWN CYMS
Emma Delaney FITZROY-ACU
Jade Tancred MELBOURNE UNIVERSITY WFC
Joelly Firmin ST MARY’S SALESIAN
Penny Brown HAWTHORN AFC
Charlotte Pooley COLLEGIANS
Michaela Harding KEW
Alice Angley ST MARY’S SALESIAN
Kylie Crowley POWER HOUSE AFC