SWFL Combined Women’s Team In Round Robin

Its official – a combined SWFL Womens team will take on both Swan Districts and East Fremantle on Saturday, 5 February 2022 at Hands Oval. The team will be coached by Max Jetta.

The two WAFL Womens League teams are highly talented outfits, and the SWFL Combined team, will be out to match it with them in the round robin format with each game being 2 x 20 minute halves.

3.30pm – South West FL v East Fremantle
4.40pm – East Fremantle v Swan Districts
5.50pm – Swan Districts v South West FL
It will be a great advertisement for Women’s Football, with many of our SWFL players also playing for East Fremantle and Swan Districts as they expand their careers into the WAFLW competition.
The SWFL Women’s team will be announced in coming days.

The SWFL women’s team get a great opportunity on Feb 5. Photo courtesy of Justin Fris SW Times

Merry Christmas From The SWFL

The South West Football League Executive lead by President Barry Tate, would like to wish all Players, Officials, Umpires, Sponsors and Supporters a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year.

This time of year is always a busy one, with plenty of traffic on the roads, so if traveling please be careful and if driving long distances, take regular breaks.

The first match will be on us in no time, with the season set to start on Saturday, 26 March 2022.

The SWFL General Manager Jason Crowe, will be on leave until Monday, 10 January 2022, with Office re-opening on that date.

Tigers Start 2022 At Home

South Bunbury will start the Dale Alcock Homes South West, 2022 SWFL Season with a Night Match at home against fellow 2021 finalists Harvey Brunswick Leschenault on the opening day of the season.

They will then back that up with another night match against Grand Finalists, Busselton, in a rough start to the season.

The Tigers will also have a tricky run in the middle of the season, when they take on all four of last seasons finalists from Round eight to Round thirteen.

South Bunbury will play four games under lights at home from their seven Saturday fixtures at Hands Oval, and play twelve Saturday fixtures in total.

LEAGUE FIXTURE

ROUND 1: Saturday 26 March 2022 v Harvey Brunswick Leschenault – Night (HOME)
ROUND 2: Saturday, 2 April 2022 v Busselton – Night (AWAY)
ROUND 3: Sunday, 10 April 2022 v Collie Eagles – Day (AWAY)
ROUND 4: Saturday, 23 April 2022 – CLUB BYE
ROUND 5: Sunday, 1 May 2022 v Harvey Bulls – Day (HOME)
ROUND 6: Sunday, 8 May 2022 v Eaton Boomers – Day (AWAY)
ROUND 7: Saturday, 14 May 2022 v Carey Park – Twilight (HOME)
ROUND 8: Saturday, 21 May 2022 v Augusta Margaret River – Twilight (HOME)
ROUND 9: Saturday, 28 May 2022 v Donnybrook – Day (AWAY)
ROUND 10: Monday, 6 June 2022 v Bunbury – Day (AWAY)
ROUND 11: Sunday, 12 June 2022 v Dunsborough (League Bye) – Day (HOME)
ROUND 12: Saturday, 18 June 2022 v Harvey Brunswick Leschenault – Day (AWAY)
ROUND 13: Saturday, 25 June 2022 v Busselton – Day (HOME)
ROUND 14: Sunday, 3 July 2022 v Collie Eagles – Day (HOME)
ROUND 15: Saturday, 16 July 2022 – CLUB BYE
ROUND 16: Sunday 24 July 2022 v Harvey Bulls – Day (AWAY)
ROUND 17: Saturday, 30 July 2022 v Eaton Boomers – Day (HOME)
ROUND 18: Saturday, 6 August 2022 v Carey Park – Twilight (AWAY)
ROUND 19: Saturday, 13 August 2022 v Donnybrook – Twilight (HOME)
ROUND 20: Saturday, 20 August 2022 v Augusta Margaret River – Twilight (AWAY)
ROUND 21: Saturday, 27 August 2022 v Bunbury – Day (HOME)
ROUND 22: Sunday, 4 September 2022 v Dunsborough – Day (AWAY)

Bulls To Face Boomers First Up In 2022

The Harvey Bulls will feature in the first League game of 2022, when they play Eaton Boomers in the opening round of the Dale Alcock Homes South West, SWFL Season.

The Bulls have a tricky draw, playing multiple games away, followed by multiple games at home with the Harvey Oval not available three times during the season.

The Bulls will play nine of their matches on a Saturday, five of them at home, while they will play five twilight fixtures, three of them at home, all in the first round.

LEAGUE FIXTURE

ROUND 1: Saturday, 26 March 2022 v Eaton Boomers – Day (AWAY)
ROUND 2: Saturday, 2 April 2022 v Collie Eagles – Day (HOME)
ROUND 3: Saturday, 9 April 2022 – CLUB BYE
ROUND 4: Sunday, 24 April 2022 v Bunbury – Twilight (HOME)
ROUND 5: Sunday, 1 May 2022 v South Bunbury – Day (AWAY)
ROUND 6: Saturday, 7 May 2022 v Donnybrook – Day (HOME)
ROUND 7: Saturday, 14 May 2022 v Harvey Brunswick Leschenault – Day (AWAY)
ROUND 8: Sunday, 22 May 2022 v Dunsborough (League Bye) – Day (AWAY)
ROUND 9: Sunday, 29 May 2022 v Augusta Margaret River – Day (AWAY)
ROUND 10: Saturday, 4 June 2022 v Carey Park – Twilight (HOME)
ROUND 11: Saturday, 11 June 2022 v Busselton – Twilight (HOME)
ROUND 12: Sunday, 19 June 2022 v Eaton Boomers – Day (HOME)
ROUND 13: Sunday, 26 June 2022 v Collie Eagles – Day (AWAY)
ROUND 14: Saturday 2 July 2022 – CLUB BYE
ROUND 15: Sunday, 17 July 2022 v Bunbury – Day (AWAY)
ROUND 16: Sunday, 24 July 2022 v South Bunbury – Day (HOME)
ROUND 17: Sunday, 31 July 2022 v Donnybrook – Day (AWAY)
ROUND 18: Saturday, 6 August 2022 v Harvey Brunswick Leschenault – Day (HOME)
ROUND 19: Sunday, 14 August 2022 v Augusta Margaret River – Day (HOME)
ROUND 20: Sunday, 21 August 2022 v Dunsborough (League Bye) – Day (HOME)
ROUND 21: Saturday, 27 August 2022 v Carey Park – Twilight (AWAY)
ROUND 22: Saturday, 3 September 2022 v Busselton – Twilight (AWAY)

The Lions To Face Tigers In Round One

Harvey Brunswick Leschenault will start their 2022, Dale Alcock Homes South West, SWFL assault with an away match against South Bunbury on Saturday evening, 26 March 2021.

The Lions will play the other top five teams from 2021 season in the first six rounds, the second toughest of all clubs, with only Busselton having a tougher draw, facing all in the first four weeks.   Of those matches the Lions will only play Augusta Margaret River at home, with the Tigers, Magpies and Bulldogs matches all being away games in the opening half of the season.

Harvey Brunswick Leschenault will play 13 Saturday fixtures, seven at home and six away, and will figure in just three matches under lights against South Bunbury, Busselton and Carey Park, all in the first half of the season.

LEAGUE FIXTURE

ROUND 1: Saturday, 26 March 2022 v South Bunbury – Night (AWAY)
ROUND 2: Sunday, 3 April 2022 v Donnybrook – Day (HOME)
ROUND 3: Saturday, 9 April 2022 v Augusta Margaret River – Day (HOME)
ROUND 4: Saturday, 23 April 2022 v Busselton – Twilight (AWAY)
ROUND 5: Sunday, 1 May 2022 v Dunsborough (League Bye) – Day (AWAY)
ROUND 6: Sunday, 8 May 2022 v Bunbury – Day (AWAY)
ROUND 7: Saturday, 14 May 2022 v Harvey Bulls – Day (HOME)
ROUND 8: Saturday, 21 May 2022 – CLUB BYE
ROUND 9: Saturday, 28 May 2022 v Carey Park – Twilight (AWAY)
ROUND 10: Sunday, 5 June 2022 v Collie Eagles – Day (HOME)
ROUND 11: Sunday, 12 June 2022 v Eaton Boomers – Day (AWAY)
ROUND 12: Saturday, 18 June 2022 v South Bunbury – Day (HOME)
ROUND 13: Saturday, 26 June 2022 v Donnybrook – Day (AWAY)
ROUND 14: Saturday, 2 July 2022 v Augusta Margaret River – Day (AWAY)
ROUND 15: Saturday, 16 July 2022 v Busselton – Day (HOME)
ROUND 16: Sunday, 24 July 2022 v Dunsborough (League Bye) – Day (HOME)
ROUND 17: Saturday, 30 July 2022 v Bunbury – Day (HOME)
ROUND 18: Saturday, 6 August 2022 v Harvey Bulls – Day (AWAY)
ROUND 19: Saturday, 13 August 2022 v Carey Park – Day (HOME)
ROUND 20: Saturday, 20 August 2022 – CLUB BYE
ROUND 21: Sunday, 28 August 2022 v Collie Eagles – Day (AWAY)
ROUND 22: Saturday, 4 September 2022 v Eaton Boomers – Day (HOME)