THE Sunraysia junior girls’ football competition will keep women’s football viable in the region into the future, AFL Victoria says.
AFL Sunraysia game development co-ordinator Sam Bice said the two-week-old Monday competition for girls aged 11-15 was already showing signs it could boost numbers in the Sunraysia
Women’s Football League in the next two years.
“I’ve noticed we’ve got quite a lot of older junior girls, a lot of them are 13 to 14, so it will only be two years max and a lot of these girls will be in our women’s competition,” she said.
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