ABC’s Nikki Battiste caught up with the New York Magpies at one of our last trainings in 2015 to highlight how the Magpies are growing the game of Australian Football in the U.S.
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Coming into the season as the defending National Champions the expectations internally in 2015 were again very high, which they always are in NY. There were a lot of new faces in 2015, and the player turnover of around 30% presented a big challenge and the group really responded and worked well together. It was […]
2015 started off in a whirlwind as the Lady Magpies took home the Pre-Season AFL Canada Cup in May. Boosting greater numbers and experience, the Lady Magpies continued our success with wins over Boston, Baltimore, and Minnesota throughout the season. After an historic season of footy with a 12 – 2 record, the we came […]
by Clare Algozin On February 21, the AFL held its women’s combine in Sydney, Australia. The New York Magpies had the honor of being represented by two of our female players: veteran, Kim Hemenway and long-time player and first-year Magpie, Bec Pearce. The event was part of the league’s national talent search in preparation for […]