The fourth jumper

Vin Maskell’s trio of particularly personal football jumpers is now a quartet, courtesy of a recent gift from a coach.

No Footy!

Smokie laments the cancellation of local footy. He’s missing the Fearon.

Nine broken fingers: the story of determined girls and their footy game

This wonderful piece, about an all-girls footy match in Williamstown, by Lucia Nardo was first published six years ago. It’s timely to bring it to you again.

Twin flags for FIDA Seagulls

The Williamstown FIDA Seagulls capped off a stellar season by winning two premierships on Sunday 28 August at Central Reserve, Waverley.

Williamstown CYMS Past Players Day, Saturday July 18

Williamstown CYMS are having a past players luncheon this coming Saturday at Fearon Reserve. The occasion will celebrate the 2014 and 1970 premiership teams and co-incides with a must-win game for the CY’s against the team they rolled to win last year’s Premier C division flag, Therry Penola.

FIDA Tigers pip Seagulls in reserves thriller

There were three FIDA games at the Fearon Reserve in Williamstown on Sunday 25 May and the reserves game was a beauty.

How to Watch Footy (part 16): Innocence lost

If the first cut is the deepest, what is the first goal kicked against you? And the second and the third and the fourth and the fifth? How deep is the cut when you’re eight goals down at quarter-time and you’ve hardly got the ball into the forward line?

How to Watch Footy, part 9: Homegrounds and donuts

How is Vin Maskell expected to stay the distance without an adequate supply of Blue and Gold donuts?

How to Watch Footy, part three

Vin Maskell waves the white flag (literally).