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Our club by club review of 2017 South Metro Junior Football League (SMJFL) season continues with Cheltenham JFC next under the microscope.

  • Participation 
  • Almost 400 registered members across 19 junior teams
  • Three Under 8 teams fielded in record numbers and 147 Auskick participants, promising for the next-gen of players coming through
  • Four girls teams in the Under 10-14 age groups
  • Four merged teams in Under 13 and Under 16 age groups with Highett FC
  • On The Field
  • Several players represented in the SMJFL Interleague program
  • Two Grand Finalists

Images – Red Onion Creative

  • Other Achievements/Highlights 
  • New electronic scoreboard and lights on Oval 1, with Friday night football scheduled for the first time
  • Aligned with Sports Chaplaincy Australia
  • Bree Vallance (secretary) awarded the SMJFL’s Club Administrator of the Year
  • Michael Dingli awarded the SMJFL’s Volunteer of the Year
  • Two new life members in Dingli and Trevor Vearing
  • The first ever whole club (juniors and seniors) presentation day
  • Sponsorship success with over 25 partners in 2017 including new on-field jumper sponsor O’Brien Real Estate – Brian Lewin
  • Hosted SMJFL Finals

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