Congratulations to Past South Adelaide Player
Ryan Griffen who is the new Captain of The Western Bulldogs!! Griffen
was drafted in the 2004 NAB AFL Draft at pick number 3!
Griffen has established himself as an elite midfielder in the competition and will enter his 9th season with the Western Bulldogs as their Captain!
Battle of The Ashes Event at South Adelaide Football Club
Exclusive offer to 2013 Members
of the South Adelaide Football Club.
The first 40 members to ring the club on 8186 8200
receive a FREE double pass to The Battle of the Ashes Event.
Tuesday night 3rd December at Jimmy Deanes.
Doors open 6pm for a 7.30pm start
2013 Christmas Carols at South Adelaide Football Club
South Adelaide Player Lend a Hand at McHappy Day - Saturday 9th November
Saturday the 9th of November is McHappy Day! We have 4 players taking part!
Nick Liddle and Emmanuel Irra will be at the Reynella store (371-373 South Rd, Morphett Vale 5162)
Vice Captain Brad Crabb and Tom Fields will be at the Noarlunga store (Cnr Beach & Dyson Rds, Noarlunga SA 5168).
Make sure you head along to one of those McDonalds Restaurants between 11:30 and 2pm Saturday! McDonalds is a great supporter of the SANFL so please support the sponsors that support your club!
Big Man Boyd is the latest Recruit for South - Thursday 8th November
Lachlan Boyd is the latest recruit for South Adelaide
standing tall at 196cm. Boyd comes from
Beaumaris’s A Grade Amateur team in Melbourne where he has played for the last
two seasons. In 2011 he played with
fellow South Adelaide team mate Brede Seccull for the Sandringham Dragons-The
Dragons won the Premiership that year.
To see video footage of Boyd in the TAC Cup - Star21 Draftstar Challenge in 2011 head to http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HE69H3XtWFo
Darcy named in the 2013 NAB AFL Draft Hub's 30 stars in 30 days! Thursday 7th
It is 14 days until The 2013 NAB AFL Draft! Darcy Hourigan, a hot prospect for the draft is one of three forwards named in The U18 All Australian Team. He has been named the 14th star in the 2013 NAB AFL Draft Hub's 30 Stars in 30 Days until the Draft http://www.afl.com.au/news/2013-11-07/14-days-to-the-draft-meet-darcy-hourigan known as the "big unit" of the draft selection.
Hartigan bids farewell! Wednesday 6th November
Hartigan bid his farewell to the club yesterday. The 195cm Key defender visited Hickinbotham
Oval in South Adelaide colours for the last time.
Hartigan was picked up by The Adelaide Crows in their first
pick (at number 14) in the 2012 Rookie Draft.
He will be officially upgraded to the Senior List in The Upcoming 2013
AFL National Draft on November 21st.
Hartigan spent a majority of the 2012 season at South, but
after consistent outstanding form beating his opponent’s week in week out he was
upgraded from a Rookie to The Crows Senior List. Shortly after being elevated he played his
first game against Fremantle at Paterson’s Stadium in Round 18. He finished the year coming 3rd in
South Adelaide’s Best and Fairest, Winning the Player’s Player Award and The
We have enjoyed having him around the club as he has showed
great leadership particularly with the players in the backlines and has always
had a great attitude. We wish him all
the best in his AFL career.
Kyle Hartigan with his Player Sponsor Brett Knuckey.
Rose trades in the Prison Bars and Macleod returns to Hickinbotham! Friday November 1st
The South Adelaide Football Club is pleased to announce two new recruits-Matthew Rose and Brent Macleod! Matthew Rose is a 21 year old, 181cm recruit from The Port Adelaide Football Club. He played 50 games for Port and kicked 30 goals. Rose is Midfielder/Forward.
Brent Macleod is a 185cm Midfielder. He played for South Adelaide in 2011. Macleod comes from Tuggeranong Hawks that moved to Canberra from the Geelong region to play in the NEAFL. Brent was awarded the 2013 NEAFL NAB Rising Star Award for his break out season in the Eastern Conference
competition this year.
Left: Brent Macleod Right: Matthew Rose