Saturday, September 14, 2013

New Norfolk wins 25th grand final

Grand final action. Click to enlarge.
New Norfolk 15.15 (105) has defeated Claremont 9.8 (62) in today's SFL grand final at KGV Park, Glenorchy, reports Wade Gleeson from the ground.

William Leitch Medallist and Huon Valley News player of the year Nathan Ross added to his trophy haul, winning the Gorringe-Martyn Medal for best on ground in the grand final.

Many thanks to Wade Gleeson for his updates and photos throughout the day. Based on Wade's historical research, today's win is the 25th senior premiership since the club was established in 1878.

  • The Mercury newspaper has the story here.

Nathan Ross, left, Joe McCulloch and Rohan Heron celebrate
with the retiring Leigh Post (front) after today's win.


  1. Leigh Post announced the night after the grand final that he is going to play on another year noting he has retired 5 times previoulsy.

    1. Yeah I heard he was going around again after getting permission of the missus...........YOSTY!!