AFL Girls 14-16 Years

This program is proudly supported by



The 2018 Program is currently running. 


Head Coach: Zack Hearn


The Female AFL NSW/ACT Athlete Development Program will provide recognition and motivation to identified emerging talented athletes in the U14-16 age groups, with a stated goal to achieve selection into the NSW/ACT U16's squad. The Program will provide coaching, education, training and competition to improve athlete development with the view to:

  • Develop fundamental skill level of athletes, as well aas providing educational and personal development opportunities
  • Prepare athletes to a leavel where their transition to any NSW State team is 'seamless'
  • Increase the level of success of those athletes at competition and events in Female AFL nationwide


Athlete Benefits

The following benefits will apply to those selected in the AFL program:

  • Weekly training sessions to further develop skills: running from March - August 2018 (20 weeks total)
  • Sepcialised athlete sessions including Strength and Conditioning, Nutrition and Sports Psychology
  • Academy Games (inter- academy Tournament) Entry



To be eligible to apply for a position within the girls AFL program, athletes must be:

  • Female 14, 15 or 16 years of age in 2018 (i.e born in 2004, 2003, 2002)
  • Reside within the Hunter Region;
  • Attend school within the Hunter Region;
  • No AFL club experience necessary. 



The levy for this program is set at $250. 


2018 Hunter Academy of Sport AFL Girls Team


Zoey Alley
Kalani Bates
Mia Beckers
Chelsea  Bolton
Arizona Cross
Isabella Diamond
Emily Docking
Georgia Ferguson
Kailey McMillan
Eireann Hurley
Cleopatra Jennings
Sophie  Keeble
Elizabeth  Knorre
Emma Mantle
Beth Martini
Zali Mertens
Jessica Mossman
Hannah Olive
Brooklyn Perry
Eloise Petersen
Grace Purcell
Holly Searles
Danika Spamer
Asha Turner Funk
Harpah  Powell 





Enquire HERE for next year's program