Vic Country crowned U16 champs
Vic Country has completed the NAB AFL U16 Championships as title winners, defeating SA in the final match of the Division one Championship.
With both sides needing a win to clinch the title, Vic Country led from start to finish, holding off a fast finishing SA side in the final term to claim victory by just two points.
Vic Country and Geelong Falcons player Rhys Mathieson (pictured on the right of teamate Nash Holmes) was named the Kevin Sheehan Medalist, for best player of the carnival.
Vic Country won the Division One title
NAB AFL MVP winners:
Vic Country: Sam Skinner
South Australia: Stephen Tahana
Western Australia: Kade Stewart
Vic Metro: Nicholas O’Kearney
Vic Country’s Rhys Mathieson won the Kevin Sheehan Medal, presented to the Division One best and fairest.
ROUND 3 Results:
Vic Country 9.8 (62) d South Australia 8.12 (60)
Vic Country: Hulett 3, Mathieson 2, Dunkley, Weitering, Holmes, Schache
South Australia: Partington 2, Rocca 2, Burton 2, Graham, Beioley
Vic Country: Mathieson, Hulett , Schache , Skinner , Dunkley , Parish
South Australia: Partington , Tahana , Olekalns ,Snelling
Western Australia 8.10 (58) d Vic Metro 6.3 (39)
Western Australia: Mirco 3, Rogers 2, Chee 2, Kersten
Vic Metro: Parsons 2, Thompson 2, Gilbert, McDonald
Western Australia: Stewart, Ah Chee , Burnett , McComb , Mattews , Curnow
Vic Metro: Atkins, Parsons, O’Kearney, Wilson , Stillman