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WEST PERTH MAKES IT FIFTH STRAIGHT TO CELEBRATE HERITAGE

Monday, May 22, 2017 - 2:41 PM - by Chris Pike

WEST Perth has continued its momentum winning a fifth straight match and celebrating the 120-year anniversary of its first premiership in style with a 32-point win over Claremont at HBF Arena.

West Perth was coming off the bye and four impressive victories against Peel Thunder, Swan Districts, Perth and East Fremantle, and started strongly against Claremont with six goals to one in the opening quarter.

The Falcons were never threatened from there going on to record the 13.14 (92) to 7.18 (60) victory.

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FALCONS VICTORY A TRIBUTE TO FIRST PREMIERSHIP

Monday, May 22, 2017 - 1:01 PM - by Darrell Kent

WESTPerth continued on its winning way against Claremont at HBF Arena on Saturday. The team wore a heritage jumper with a picture of the 1897 premiership team on the front and did themselves and the original premiers proud with a strong display in difficult conditions.

The Falcons led all day and impressed with their attack on the football that they maintained for the whole day. All players contributed and the result sees West Perth sit with a 6-2 record at the end of the first full round of fixtures.

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ROUND 10 PREVIEW V WEST PERTH

Saturday, May 20, 2017 - 1:14 AM - by Chris Pike

WEST Perth is back in action at HBF Arena this Saturday on a four-game winning streak and looking to celebrate the 120th anniversary of the 1897 premiership in style against Claremont.

West Perth had the bye last week after four straight wins and now the Falcons are out to win a fifth straight to improve to third spot on the WAFL ladder ahead of the state game break next week and then WA Day.

The Falcons will also be celebrating the club's first premiership of 1897 and wearing a commemorative playing jumper in recognition. The design includes the team photo of that premiership-winning team.

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EMILY HAMILTON MLA SUPPORTS WEST PERTH WOMEN'S TEAM

Friday, May 19, 2017 - 5:39 PM

THE West Perth Football Club's Female Football program was promised support by the Labor Government in the lead up to the recent State election with Emily Hamilton MLA ensuring delivery of that guarantee.

The West Perth Football Club has welcomed the previous Joondalup Falcons senior, reserves and youth female football teams into the club for the first time in 2017 in an exciting move for the future of the Falcons.

With the redevelopment at HBF Arena for the West Perth Football Club to be completed by the end of the year, the Falcons will be able to provide all the facilities required by the male and female football programs alike with the future looking tremendously bright.

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FALCONS TO CELEBRATE 120TH ANNIVERSARY OF FIRST PREMIERSHIP

Friday, May 19, 2017 - 5:27 PM - by Football Budget

REFLECTING on past glories is all about paying homage to the present for West Perth Football Club.

This weekend the Falcons (formerly the Cardinals), who are one of the WAFL’s original clubs, will celebrate the 120th anniversary of their first premiership in 1897.

Captained by EF 'Barney' Grecian, the Cardinals finished on top of the four-team ladder and were thereby feted as premiers.

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FOOTY 4 MUMS IS BACK FOR 2017

Tuesday, May 9, 2017 - 4:01 PM

Footy 4 Mums is a fun, comfortable environment for mums to learn the skills of our great Australian game. Interact with other mums while gaining information about the game your kids are playing! 

No experience is necessary, all skill levels will be catered for during this enjoyable six week program.

When      every Monday from 22 May to 26 June (excl 5 June)
Where     Falklands Park, Kinross
Time        7pm - 8pm
Wear       Comfortable casual clothes and sneakers
Bring       Water bottle, towel and loads of enthusiasm!

Each week will focus on a specific element of Aussie Rules to give you a complete understanding of the game and rules.

Click here to register your interest for the upcoming program - registrations close Friday 19 May.

Like further information? 
Please contact Heather on 9300 3611 or heather@falconsfc.com.au

FALCONS MAKE IT FOUR STRAIGHT WITH WIN OVER SHARKS

Monday, May 8, 2017 - 11:57 PM - by Chris Pike

WEST Perth's winning form continued at East Fremantle Oval on Saturday with the Falcons scoring a fourth straight victory to move clear in fourth position on the WAFL ladder with the bye this week.

West Perth came into the clash at East Fremantle Oval on the back of a three-game winning streak since a 103-point loss to South Fremantle, so they had plenty of momentum up against the winless Sharks.

But East Fremantle had been competitive and been in the contest the previous three weeks against Perth, Swan Districts and South Fremantle, and also had the added motivation with the 150th game of loyal servant Andrew Stephen to try and win for as he earned life membership of the club.

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WEST PERTH CONTINUE WINNING RUN

Monday, May 8, 2017 - 9:24 AM - by Darrell Kent

West Perth prevailed against East Fremantle in a high scoring encounter at Shark Park on Saturday. It was a contest that West Perth led from the nine minute mark of the first quarter but supporters were never able to completely relax as the Sharks kept coming all day. In the last quarter they twice closed to within ten points before the Falcons managed to pull away and record a thirty four point victory.

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ROUND 8 PREVIEW V EAST FREMANTLE

Friday, May 5, 2017 - 5:39 PM - by Chris Pike

WEST Perth is on a three-game winning streak and can close in on a top-three WAFL position with a win against the undefeated East Fremantle at East Fremantle Oval on Saturday.

East Fremantle has extra incentive to try and win its first game of the season this Saturday at home to West Perth, but toppling a Falcons team on a three-game appears a big ask.

The Sharks remain the only winless team in the WAFL after seven rounds heading into Saturday's clash with West Perth at East Fremantle Oval.

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FALCONS FIVE NAMED IN INITIAL STATE SQUAD

Friday, May 5, 2017 - 7:48 AM - by Chris Pike

AARON Black, Shane Nelson, Luke Meadows, Andrew Strijk and Kody Manning have all seen their strong form at West Perth so far in 2017 rewarded by being named in the WAFL's initial state squad for this month's clash with the VFL.

The WAFL State Team will take on the VFL at North Port Oval on Saturday May 27 attempting to become the first ever WA side to beat Victoria in Melbourne.

West Perth is well represented in the initial squad named for the WAFL team that will be coached by Michael Broadbridge. He will be assisted by Garry Moss, Paul Johnson, Steve Malaxos and Clay McLernon.

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