This Saturday, September 8th sees the New York Magpies return to action after the midseason break, taking on the Boston Demonâ€™s at Tibbets Brook Park in Yonkers.
With the Lady Pies and Lady Demons also playing, games start at around 12:30pm at Tibbetâ€™s Brook Park (see map for details) with following schedule set at this stage;
- 12:30 – Lady Pies vs Lady Demons
- 1:30 â€“ New York Magpies vs Boston Demons
Since the two teams played to open their seasons in late April the New York Magpies have amassed a record of 6-1 including wins over Chicago, Baltimore-Washington (twice), Philadelphia and a combined side featuring players from North Carolina, Florida and Philadelphia while losing to a visiting Ontario team. The Demons have a record of 0-3 with other losses recorded against Philadelphia and Nashville.Â On the womenâ€™s side the Lady Pies are still searching for their first win of the season while the Lady Demons are currently undefeated at 3-0.
Despite the differing records of the teams the fierce Boston / New York rivalry definitely extends to Aussie Rules football and the games are sure to be tough contests.
All supporters are welcome to join the teams at the ground or for drinks later in the night atÂ The Australian Bar & RestaurantÂ in Midtown (38th St between 5th and 6th Avenues). The Australian will be showing the West Coast v North Melbourne game live from 1am.