Any old photos/info/movies etc relating to the MARYVALE FOOTBALL CLUB for a possible planned reunion in 2017 (30th anniversary of their demise). Much of their info was lost after the club went into liquidation in 1987. Info can be sent to email@example.com
PUBLICITY OFFICER REQUIRED
The league is calling for the position of Publicity Officer for 2015, so if you have a flair for football, have excellent word and computer skills and desktop publishing experience then this could be a position for you. A remuneration is paid for the right person. The position is advertised each year. Applications close on December 5 and can be sent to MGFL,PO Box 263, Morwell 3840.
At Wednesday night's AGM (19th November), all positions were filled with applicants being elected unapposed. Gary Matthews continues the role as President along with Rod Lucas as Secretary (25th season), and interestingly to note there have only been two secretaries in the last 50 years of the MGFL. Well done Cliff & Rod. Neil Grimshaw (Senior vice-president), Len Scurrah (Junior vice-president), Pauline Tantau (Assistant Secretary), Charlie Cauchi (Treasurer) and Mick Bragagnolo (Executive Member) were also elected unapposed.
The season will start on April 11 and the proposed re-match of the Grand Final between Mirboo North and Newborough will take place at Mirboo North on Sunday April 26th. (All matches at this stage will be on Sunday 26th) in lieu of Anzac Day on the 25th. Yinnar and Boolarra will play a Sunday match on June 7th.
SENIOR COACHES FINALISED
All clubs have finalised senior coaches and most have now started training in what looks like going to be an intensive year of football. New coaches are: Yinnar-Nick Leechino (although not new to MGFL fans, having had a successive stint at Morwell East), he comes over from Rosedale and is looking to have an exciting season. YYN have picked up Adam Bailey (ex-Morwell) and having a current Trood Award medallist, is a recruiting coup for the Bombers, there are many ex-Bombers expected to heed the call and return to the fold. Yarragon have appointed last year's assistant coach and best & fairest winner in Stuart Edwards who originally came from Bunyip. Colin King has taken over the reins at Morwell East and weith Daniel Hawkins as his assistant the East are looking good at thistime of the season. Dean Caldow has accepted the position at Newborough and has replaced Glenn Michie who resigned due to work and travel. Hill End have been impressed with Brad Sinclair as their new coach after good attendance at training. All the other clubs have re-appointed their last season coaches. Thorpdale (Nathan Scurrah), Boolarra (Tony Giardina), Trafalgar (Jock Mcfarlane), and dual premiers Mirboo North have stuck with Troy Hamilton with Clancy Bennett returning from Sth Australia as assistant coach.
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Mid Gippsland will celebrate 80 years in 2015.(1935-2015). How will they celebrate? Any ideas? If you have any ideas on how the league could celebrate this amazing feat contact the league secretary.
The updated MGFL constitition is now available to view under the 'administration' menu.
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