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The top two sides in Under 11 North, Bentleigh and East Malvern, played off in the 2015 Grand Final with the powerful Demons line-up claiming the spoils at the end of the day.

Watch the full match replay of the Under 11 North Grand Final here.

They were the dominant side for most of the year, claiming the minor premiership with 13 wins from their 15 games and a whopping percentage of 392.64%.

The Knights finished marginally behind them in second spot, with only three losses coming from their 14 matches.

Bentleigh recorded a pair of resounding victories over their future Grand Final opponent in their two meetings in the home and away season, winning by 60 points at King George Reserve in Round 6, and then by 58 points in the return bout in Round 13 at Stanley Grose Reserve.

Both sides enjoyed comfortable wins in their respective Semi Finals to qualify for the big dance.

Bentleigh kept Beaumaris goalless at Chisolm Reserve in their 64-point triumph, while East Malvern trumped East Brighton by 45 points at Princes Park.

But when the two sides met in the decider, the Demons proved too good from go to woah, running out eventual winners by 61 points.

Bentleigh proved too strong in all facets of the game, but the resilience and perseverance of the Knights was rewarded with a great goal in the last quarter.

Ashley Curry won the medal as best afield in the Demons’s comprehensive win.


Bentleigh: 10.7 (67)

East Malvern: 1.0 (6)


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