Round 3 – Fremantle v St Kilda: Only Staying Positive is the Key for Footy

Yoshi faces challenges in his support for his beloved Saints as they hit a road bump in Fremantle. Life generally is also a challenge but he must keep strong in both cases.

Almanac Footy Literature: Ten Memorable Passages

Edward P. Olsen presents a fantastic selection of passages from some of the most memorable written works about Australian football he has read.

VFLW: Southern Saints B&F showed great signs for the red, white and black.

Yvette Wroby attended the inaugural Southern Saints Best and Fairest at the beautiful new RSEA Park in Moorabbin and mingled with the stars of the future. Watch out for these names in the upcoming AFLW draft.

Round 2 – North Melbourne v St Kilda: St Kilda boys unlikely to add my footy audiobook

Yoshi’s Saints disappoint him against the Roos on Good Friday. He is hoping for a better showing next week, and forever the optimist, Yoshi believes the Saints can win the flag in2018!

Rooey, Rooey … let’s celebrate and have a good time!

Jennifer Muirden went to the Trevor Barker Awards where, fomr this account, it’s clear she had a great time. Here’s the story. [Includes highly charged emotion, penned songs, Roo and Joey love, and more. – Ed]

Round 23 – Richmond v St Kilda: Rooey chaired off and Montagna no mention

Yoshi is so heartbroken by Rooey’s retirement, he still hasn’t watched any of the champion’s final game.

Round 13 – North Melbourne v St Kilda: Coming Down or West

Yoshi reports in on his Saints – from the Coolabah Bar in Osaka, Japan

Round 12 – Adelaide v St Kilda: Changing and Hopes

Yoshi makes a connection between his Saints and the UK political situation over the last twenty years.

Round 6 – Hawthorn v St Kilda: For Jess winning is the best medicine

One hundred year old Jess hasn’t let a stroke hold back her love and support for the Saints. A 75-point clinic by her beloved Saints was just the medicine Jess needed. So much so, the volume was turned up, she stood and sang along with the post-game celebrations.

Round 3 – St Kilda v Brisbane: Blossoms

Yoshi tells us how the AFL season is “blossoming” in round 3.

Round 3 – St Kilda v Brisbane: A Master Class From Saint Nick Lead Saints To Victory Over The Lions

The Saints and Brisbane may have played an ordinary game of footy, Nick Riewoldt stepped up to the plate and gave a spectacular performance according to Braham Dabscheck. Montagna also caused a bit of a stir for some in the media and fans.

Round 2 – GWS v Gold Coast: My thoughts on Gary Ablett

The guessing game around Gary Ablett’s club of choice for next season is getting big media attention. Yoshi gives us his thoughts

Round 2 – West Coast Eagles v St. Kilda: Windy West Wrests Victory From Wayward Saints

Although the Saints were blown away in the Windy West, Braham says the team can hold their heads high with pride.

Round 18 – Western Bulldogs v St Kilda: Overcoming Scary Dogs

Yoshi and the Saints overcome their fear of Bulldogs together.

Round 17 – St Kilda v Melbourne: Achievements and Winning Mind

As Yoshi develops his writing skills, his Saints continue to provide positive material especially in the streak against Melbourne.

Round 16 – Essendon v St Kilda: Bitter win and strategy required

Yoshi is frustrated by the Japanese rainy season and the lack of energy in his St Kilda Saints in their narrow win over Essendon.

Round 12 – St Kilda v Carlton: And the sun shone on us

The Saints welcomed the spotlight created by the open roof, and both sun and son created a memorable day for Yvette Wroby.

Round 9 – St Kilda v Essendon: Friendships and Friendliness

The Saints storm home over the Bombers on a day that was – for better or worse, good times and bad – about friendship for Yoshi.

My Footy Rulebook for Learning

Yoshi furthers his footy education.

Leigh Montagna: Blossoming Legend

Yoshi’s tribute to Leigh Montagna is a blossoming appreciation