Expressions of interest – Sandringham Dragons NAB League Talent Pathways Assistant Coach
The Sandringham Dragons are inviting expressions of interest & applications for the roles of U19 NAB League Talent Pathway Assistant Coaches. Please see the ATTACHED POSITION DESCRIPTION for information on the role and how to apply.
Finn Callaghan takes out Sandringham Best and Fairest
The midfielder's incredible season was recognised by the club in a virtual awards ceremony on Friday night. CLICK HERE to see all the award winners
2021 season comes to an end for the Dragons
Not the way we wanted the campaign to come to a close, but there's still plenty to celebrate. CLICK HERE to read more
10 DRAGONS NOMINATE FOR AFLW DRAFT
All you need to know from a Dragons' perspective ahead of the 2021 NAB AFLW Draft. CLICK HERE for the story
Dragons impress in Victorian Challenge match
Hear from Mitch Owens and Luke Cleary after playing in an Under 19s 'Challenge' game against Campbell Chesser's Vic Country. CLICK HERE for the story.
10 dragons selected for national carnival
The Dragons will be well-represented in the Under 19 National Carnival, beginning this week. CLICK HERE for the full story.
Marcus Windhager: pick-and-rolls and kicking goals
Midfield/forward Marcus Windhager on his basketball days and recovering from an ACL injury. CLICK HERE for the full story.
Jack Peris: There aren't many quicker
Wingman Jack Peris on his pace, learning from his Champion Mother, and his pride in his indigenous culture. CLICK HERE for the full story.
Dragons defeat Devils down south
Sandringham take care of business is Kingston against the Tasmanian Devils. CLICK HERE for the match report.
New-look Dragons dominate Oakleigh at RSEA
A six-goal-to-zero second quarter put Sandringham in the driver's seat and they never looked back. CLICK HERE for the match report.
Callaghan added to leadership group
Midfielder Finn Callaghan's fantastic start to the year has been recognised with promotion to the squad's leadership group. CLICK HERE for the full story.
Eren Soylemez: The man for the moment
Eren Soylemez on delivering in the clutch and running a business away from footy. CLICK HERE to read more.
Dragons back on the winner's list
Sandringham return from a COVID-enforced hiatus with a win against Eastern Ranges. CLICK HERE for the match report.
Nab league covid protocols june 19-20
The NAB League will need to adhere to strict protocols this weekend to adhere to government restrictions. CLICK HERE to read how it effects fans.
"I've loved every second of it" - max heath
New Saint Max Heath on his Mid-Season draft selection and his time at Sandringham. CLICK HERE for the full story.
NAB League football to continue in regional Victoria - AFL
The AFL has issued a statement regarding this wekeend's NAB League fixtures. CLICK HERE to read the statement.
Jacob Edwards: “I’ve had heaps of fun at the Dragons.”
Jacob Edwards reflects on being selected first in the 2021 AFL Mid-Season rookie Draft. CLICK HERE for the full story
Edwards, Heath realise their dreams
Ruckmen Jacob Edwards and Max Heath have been selected in the 2021 NAB AFL Mid-Season Rookie Draft. CLICK HERE for the full story
Edwards, Cleary, Heath Headline nominations
Nine Dragons have nominated for Wednesday night's 2021 Mid-Season Rookie Draft. CLICK HERE for the full story
Heath: aggression to the Max
Ruckman Max Heath on recovery from ankle surgery and expectations ahead of the 2021 Mid-Season Rookie Draft. CLICK HERE for the full story
Seeing the game Cleary: Luke's positional switch
Vice-captain Luke Cleary on leadership and his role at half-back. CLICK HERE for the full story
Logan Young makes a grown-man move
New Dragon Logan Young on chasing his footy dream and his background in martial arts. CLICK HERE for the full story
Charlie Mckay: growing the legacy
Vice-captain Charlie McKay on living in a footy-mad household and the being in the Carlton Academy. CLICK HERE for the full story
Next man up: New Dragons make their mark
Seven players represented the 19s side for the first time on Saturday. CLICK HERE for reflections from Ben Mansfield and Harry Sheezel.
Dragons stall against the jets
Sandringham tastes defeat for the first time in 2021, going down to the Western Jets at Trevor Barker Oval. CLICK HERE for the match report.
Jacob Edwards' rise and the meeting that clicked him into gear
Ruckman Jacob Edwards on managing media attention and the harsh reality check he received in the preseason. CLICK HERE for the full story
luke naNKERVIS: apprentice jedi
Luke Nankervis explains the story behind his signature braid and combating a rare growth condition. CLICK HERE for the full story
"Small forward pocket" to protoype wingman: Mitch owens' transformation
Mitch Owens on making the most of a year without footy in 2020. CLICK HERE for the full story
Gallery: Round 9 girls vs murray bushrangers
Check out some of the best pictures from Sunday's game
Dragons go down in a shootout with Murray Bushrangers
Sandringham's girls season came to a close on Sunday. CLICK HERE to read the match report.
Dragons impress in tough hit-out
Callaghan and Howes get a taste of senior footy representing the AFL Academy. CLICK HERE for the full story.
captivating callaghan earns call-up
Wingman Finn Callaghan becomes the fourth Dragon this season to join the AFL Academy squad. CLICK HERE for the full story.
Sandringham easily accounts for Dandenong to remain undefeated
A spread of 12 Sandringham goalkickers was too much for Dandenong to overcome in round four of the NAB League. CLICK HERE to read the match report.
Dragons come from behind to remain unbeaten
Another strong second half saw the Dragons overcome the Northern Knights. CLICK HERE to read the match report.
The draft and the seven dragons
A remarkable SEVEN Dragons were selected in the 2020 AFLW Draft. CLICK HERE to read the full story.
josh bourke statement
Senior coach Josh Bourke has stepped aside from the role amidst NAB League changes to continue his teaching career. CLICK HERE to read the coach's statement.
DRAGONS STICK TOGETHER: a message from our leaderS
CLICK HERE to read an important message from leaders Jake Bowey and Darby Hipwell.
KEEP THE FAITH, SAYS HEAD COACH
CLICK HERE to read head coach Josh Bourke's important message to the Dragons community.
not all doom and gloom for dragons girls
The head coach says it is not all doom and gloom for the Sandringham Dragons girls. CLICK HERE for the full story.
HEAD COACH CALLS FOR UNIty
Sandringham head coach Josh Bourke has called for unity throughout the Dragons community as the effects of coronavirus are felt. CLICK HERE to read the full story.
under 16 elevated squad announced
CLICK HERE to see the Dragons under 16 elevated squad
Dragons Announce Leaders As Round One Awaits
The Sandringham Dragons leadership group has been announced for the 2020 NAB League Girls season ahead of their round one clash against the Rebels this Saturday.
Sandringham Dragons Football Club offers unique sponsorship opportunities within the community and surrounding areas. CLICK HERE for further information or contact Mark Wheeler – firstname.lastname@example.org 0419 529 766
MCNAMARA DESPERATE TO MAKE A DIFFERENCE
Dragons NAB League Girls midfielder Eliza McNamara is running a half marathon in Cambodia to raise money for HAGAR, who support those impacted by slavery and trafficking.
2019 could prove the most fruitful year yet in the club’s proud history, after a remarkable 13 players were selected in the final Vic Metro squad, while Darcy Chirgwin was also picked to represent Vic Country in the NAB AFL Under 18 Championships.
In Round 2 of the NAB AFL U18 Championships, Vic Metro kicked the winning goal with two minutes to spare through Ben King to prevail over the Allies by one point and remain unbeaten, while Vic Country suffered its second defeat in falling to South Australia.
VICTORIA’S King twins are destined to be top-five draft picks despite a weekend in which Max King ruptured an anterior cruciate ligament.
Click HERE to read the full story from the Herald Sun.
vfl young guns series
The best emerging talent in the Peter Jackson VFL will be on show in the upcoming AFL Victoria Young Guns Series. The initial squads have been named for the three-game series – which will begin on May 5 – featuring players from all 15 VFL clubs and a number of TAC Cup 19-year-old players.
SANDRINGHAM Dragons were only a kick away from winning back-to-back TAC Cup titles last year, and with plenty of top talent in 2018 – they will be looking to make it three consecutive Grand Final berths.
Andrew Brayshaw, Nathan Murphy and Hamish Brayshaw are among twenty-one draftees from the 2017 National Draft who will be competing in the AFL's newest competition, AFLX, in Adelaide on Thursday night.
The team at AFL Draft Central have launched their first ever draft pool. They've provided an in-depth analysis and profile on all the 2017 National Combine invitees. Closer to the draft they will also be providing pocket profiles on all State Combine invitees.
Defender Geordie Nagle was crowned the Sandringham Dragons best-and-fairest player on Saturday night after polling 36 votes across the season, with midfielders Quintin Montanaro and Will Walker rounding out the top three with 34 and 31 votes, respectively.
#AFLWDraft Watch: TAC Cup media take a look at Sandringham Dragons forward/midfielder Georgia Ricardo and how she has advanced her NAB AFL Women's Draft prospects quicker than she was expecting in 2017.
Former Dragon and last year's number 1 draft pick Andrew McGrath has been crowned the NAB AFL Rising star ahead of Hawthorn's Ryan Burton (41 votes) and Port Adelaide's Sam Powell-Pepper (35 votes). McGrath, who finished on 51 votes, played 20 games for Essendon in his first AFL season level averaging 20 disposals.
Congratulations to Jack Mahoney and Fischer McAsey who have been named in the level one 2017-18 NAB AFL Academy squad with Andrew Courtney named in the development list.
Click HERE to read the full press release from AFL Victoria.
2017 Afl all australian team
GWS Giants midfielder Josh Kelly and Essendon midfielder Zach Merrett have been named in the Virgin All Australian team for the 2017 season. Josh Kelly was drafted from the Dragons in 2013 with the second overall selection whilst Zach Merrett was drafted to Essendon that same year with the 26th overall selection.
The Sandringham Dragons Football Club would like to extend their sincerest gratitude to everyone who contributed to, and assisted with, the organisation and successful running of the Dragon's annual Reverse Raffle event on Saturday night.
Click HERE to read the full article and see the full list of winners from the night.
Josh Kennedy plays game 200
Former Dragon and current Sydney captain Josh Kennedy will play AFL game 200 against the Hawthorn Football Club on Friday night. The 29-year-old was drafted to the Hawks as a father/son pick in 2006 before being traded to the Swans in 2010. Kennedy was a member of Sydney's 2012 premiership team. Kennedy is a three-time All Australian and three-time Bob Skilton medalist.
six dragons invited to nab afl national draft combine
Congratulations to Andrew Brayshaw, Charlie Constable, Hayden McLean, Nathan Murphy, Angus Styles and Will Walker who have been invited to testing at the NAB AFL Draft Combine to be in October this year.
Congratulations to Olivia Vesely and Georgia Ricardo who have been named in the NAB AFL Women's Under 18 All Australian squad. The squad will play a curtain-raiser to the NAB AFL Women’s State of Origin match during the AFL ‘Celebration of Football’ between the end of round 23 and the first week of the AFL finals
Congratulations to Ex Dragons and #2 pick Tim Tarranto who's taken out the Round 8 NAB Rising Star Nomination
Click HERE for more information on Tim's nomination.
NINE DRAGONS NAMED IN VIC METRO U18 TRAINING SQUAD
Nine Dragons have been named in the under-18 Vic Metro training for the upcoming NAB AFL Under 18 Championships to be held in June and July this year.
Andrew Brayshaw, Charlie Constable, Max King, Ben King, Hayden McLean, Quintin Montanaro, Isaac Morrisby, Angus Styles and Alfie Jarnestrom are in the initial 47-man squad which will be reduced in the lead up to the Championships.
Olivia Vesely wins inaugural tac cup girls best and fairest
Olivia Vesely made history on Thursday night to become the first ever Sandringham Dragons TAC Cup Girls best-and-fairest winner in front of over 50 family, friends and Dragons staff at Sandy by the Bay. Vesely capped off an outstanding debut season to win the award ahead of Eleanor Brown and Georgia Ricardo.
Click HERE to read the full report and other winners from the awards night
Andrew McGrath - Round 4 NAB Rising Star
Congratulations to ex Dragon and #1 Draft Pick Andy McGrath who's taken our the Round 4 NAB Rising Star Nomination
Click HERE for more information on Andy's nomination.
Girls ready to take their chance
Following on from the announcement of the TAC Cup Girls competition, media officer Kavisha Di Pietro spoke with Coach Leeann Gill and Captain Isabel Quintal on the leagues establishment