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Eastern Regional Tournament Recap

On June 23rd, the New York Magpies traveled down to Philadelphia to compete in the annual Eastern Regional Tournament. This year, the Magpies were the only club in the region that brought complete teams for both the men’s and women’s divisions, yet the day didn’t exactly go as planned.   New York Magpie Men’s Team […]

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EAFL R1 – New York vs NC and Philly

New York Magpies vs North Carolina Tigers The stage was set for a blisteringly hot encounter on a dusty, (somewhat Etihad stadium like) ground in Raleigh. After travelling with only 14 players down to North Carolina, the magpies were struck with some late outs with notable emissions from Matt “Nails” Davies, withdrawing with a bout […]

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ANZAC Cup – a battle for the ages

New York Magpies (Men) vs Montreal Saints What better way to welcome Spring than a sunny Saturday afternoon playing the first game of the season against the Montreal Saints. With the sun out and hardly any wind, you couldn’t have asked for better conditions to play Footy. It is exciting to see lots of new […]

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Magpies strong in Philly

After a tough schedule in July, Saturday saw a weary New York Magpies team hit the road again. Facing the Philly Hawks without key position players Matt Lovell (ankle), Andrew Davis (bender) and Sam Jess (too handsome) was never going to be easy even though Philly also had some key players missing due to the […]

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