2016 Presentation Day

This past Sunday, 4 December 2016, was the UNSW Raiders Annual Presentation Day held at The Lakes Hotel in Rosebery.  What an awesome afternoon!  We were pleased to have Wayne Jones, brother of current player Darryl Jones and Raiders Founder Stephen Jones, join us for this special afternoon and to speak to the the club members about his late brother Stephen’s passion for football and how he would love to

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2016 OPAL BOWL REVIEW

This Saturday 3 December was the Gridiron NSW Grand Finals with 3 Championships being contested at Leichhardt Oval. The Colts Kookaburra Bowl XXVI – Sutherland Seahawks v UTS Gators The Women’s Opal Bowl IV – UNSW Raiders v Northwestern Phoenix The Men’s Waratah Bowl XXXIII – Sydney University Lions v West Sydney Pirates Our UNSW Raiders Women kicked off against the Northwestern Phoenix at 2pm in the hopes of holding

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GRIDIRON NSW CHAMPIONSHIPS – 2016

This weekend is the Gridiron NSW 2016 Championship weekend. The UNSW Raiders Women have remained undefeated for a 2nd year in a row and will now have the opportunity to defend their 2015 title when they take on the Northwestern Phoenix this weekend. The Womens Opal Bowl will kick off at 2.00pm  this Saturday 3 December 2016 at Leichhardt Oval, Mary Street, Lilyfield. Here is the full game schedule for Gridiron

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SEMI FINAL RECAP

This weekend was the Gridiron NSW Semi Finals. The UNSW Raiders Men went head to head in a Round 11 rematch against the West Sydney Pirates.  This was tipped to be the match of the round and it certainly didn’t disappoint – it was a nailbiter! The whistle blew and both teams got down to business however by the end of the 1st quarter the game was still scoreless.  The Raiders

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GRIDIRON NSW FINALS – WEEK 2

This coming Saturday, 26 November 2016, is the Gridiron NSW Semi Finals. The UNSW Raiders Men defeated the Northwestern Predators in last weekends Preliminary Final to give them a Semi Final berth in which they will go head to head in a Round 11 rematch against the West Sydney Pirates.  Kick off is at 1.00pm at Neptune Park, Edinburgh Drive, Revesby. Here is the full game schedule for Week 2 of

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PRELIMINARY FINAL REVIEW

The Gridiron NSW Preliminary Finals were played on Saturday 19 November 2016 at Lidcombe Oval, Church Street, Lidcombe.  The UNSW Raiders Men were up against the Northwestern Predators in a Round 8 rematch. The game started strongly for the Raiders Men with a quick touchdown in the 1st quarter by the defense which set the tone for the game. The score at the end of the 1st was 7-0.  The

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GRIDIRON NSW FINALS – WEEK 1

This coming Saturday, 19 November 2016, the Gridiron NSW Finals Series commences. The UNSW Raiders Men have finished the regular season with a 8-2 record placing them in 3rd place on the league ladder.  This Saturday they will be doing battle in the Preliminary Final against the Northwestern Predators (#6). The match kicks off at 6.00pm at Lidcombe Oval, Lidcombe.  The winner of this match will move into the Semi-Finals

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