USAFL News

Apr 16, 2014

USA Revolution Squad Named For AFL International Cup

The USA Revolution squad has been selected for the 2014 AFL International Cup (IC) to be held in Melbourne, Australia, from August 9-23.

A squad of 24 players, along with 4 emergency players, has been named to tackle teams from all over the globe and they will be looking to go one step further than they did in 2011 and that is to make the grand final of the competition. Footy players far and wide dream of playing a final on the Melbourne Cricket Ground (M.C.G.) and the Revolution will do everything in their power to make this a reality.

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Apr 15, 2014

Mouthguards Making an Impact on the USAFL

The USAFL is pleased to announce a sponsorship agreement has been reached with Impact Mouthguards. As part of the deal, USAFL players will receive a 10% discount on all mouthguards ordered. In addition to supporting the league Impact will also provide mouthguards to the Revolution and Freedom as they represent the league and country at this year’s International Cup.

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Apr 13, 2014

Revolution Focus on Operation M.C.G.

The Revolution are ready to move their focus toward the AFL International Cup after a very productive training camp in Austin, TX, last weekend.

The entire purpose of the training camp was to simulate the process around each match day that the team will experience six times in Australia over a two-week period, August 9-23, including the routine required for preparation and the post-match review.

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Apr 2, 2014

San Francisco 'Clamps the Lamp'

On Saturday, March 29 the footy season in Northern California kicked off at Nugget Fields in Davis with the Sacramento Suns playing the San Francisco Knights in the annual “Clamp the Lamp” game.

The “Clamp the Lamp” is a game between the reigning Golden Gate Australian Football League Premiers and the Sacramento Suns. The first was played in 2013, also between the Knights and the Suns, with the Suns taking the honors on that occasion.

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Apr 1, 2014

North Carolina Tigers Announce 2014 Head Coach

The Head Coach for the North Carolina Tigers for 2014 is Wes McAllister.  Wes has been one of the more influential Tigers of the last decade and has served as a leader both on and off the field since his very first practice on Miller Fields years ago.  Take his training’s seriously, and the Tigers will grow even stronger this year.

Source: NCTigers.com

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Mar 31, 2014

Texas' Best vs USA Best in Austin

Six Lonestars will head up to Austin this Saturday April 5th to join some of the best Australian and US Aussie Rules footballers in Texas as they take on USA's National Mens Australian Football team - USA Revolution.  

USA Revolution are holding their training camp in Austin this weekend before selecting their national team to attend the International Cup in Melbourne in August this year. This follows on from the women's national team camp in Houston held in February where two teams were selected to attend also.

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Mar 28, 2014

Revolution Ready to Roll

The USA Revolution, the men’s national Australian football team, will descend upon Austin, TX, for their annual training camp next Friday to prepare for the 2014 AFL International Cup.

Thirty-three of America’s finest Australian Rules Football players (see squad list below) will use every possible minute over the weekend of April 4-6 to practice and implement their game plan that has evolved over the last three years.

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Mar 24, 2014

USA Freedom Scarf Fundraiser

The members of the USA Freedom are selling scarves as part of their fundraising efforts to get both women’s teams, the Freedom and the Liberty, to the 2014 International Cup in Melbourne, Australia.  Each individual scarf is $25, and 100% of the proceeds go towards the team.  Help support the Freedom by ordering your scarf today!  For all orders, click on the link below or email womens@usafl.com with your information.  Go Team USA!

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Mar 21, 2014

AARFL 2014 Season Underway

Atlanta's local AARFL 2014 season kicked off on Saturday, March 8, at Garrard Landing Park in Roswell. Fine sunny conditions greeted past and new players alike. It was Midtown v Roswell/Western Combine and scoring was plentiful early on with Midtown showing the ascendency. With Carson Olsheski rucking in the middle the Bombers dominated center bounces with Josh Trombley capitalizing many tap outs whilst for Roswell, veteran Wayne Kraska was able to shark a couple.

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Mar 20, 2014

Watch Footy - Support Team USA!

The USAFL is pleased to announce a subscription rebate program through Watch AFL TV. For every subscription made through THIS LINK, or by clicking on an associated banner ad on usafl.com, 5% of the subscription total will be returned to the USAFL. All money raised via this rebate program before June 30, 2014, will go directly towards your USA National Teams to help cover their costs at the 2014 AFL International Cup in Melbourne this August.

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Mar 8, 2014

Atlanta Kookas Appoint New Coach for 2014

The Atlanta Kookaburras are pleased to announce Mick Keough has accepted the role as Head Coach for the 2014 season. Mick hails from South Australia and grew up playing Aussie Rules from an early age at primary (Elementary) school and continued for 22 years through to 1993 when he landed in America! Mick's junior years were spent playing for Central Districts Juniors in the SANFL (South Australia National Football League) in Adelaide and also spent time in the SAFA's (South Australian Football Association) Amateur league.  

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Mar 6, 2014

Footy Is About To Begin - Get Into It & Win!

Round 1 of the 2014 AFL Season gets underway on March 14! The first game, between the Magpies and Dockers, will be televised in the US at 10:30pm ET next Friday the 13, followed by the Sydney derby, between the Swans vs Giants, LIVE at 1:30am ET Saturday morning.

To get everyone into spirit, we have launched a USAFL Tipping Competition for all USAFL members, friends and families to follow the action.

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Mar 4, 2014

USA Freedom Announced for IC14

The USAFL is very excited to announce the Freedom and Liberty squads that will be making their way to Melbourne, Australia this August. The Freedom squad is made up of 28 ladies that will be playing in the AFL International Cup. The Liberty includes 22 players set to compete against regional Melbourne teams including the Bendigo Thunder and the St. Albans Spurs.

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Feb 26, 2014

Former NC Tiger Going Bald for Childhood Cancer Research

Michael Coysh, a former North Carolina Tiger player and coach is shaving his head to raise money for the St. Baldrick's Foundation  to help fund lifesaving childhood cancer research.

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Feb 20, 2014

The Freedom's Road to the International Cup

This weekend, February 21-23, the women of the United States Australian Football League (USAFL) will descend upon Houston, Texas for the 2014 USA Freedom Training Camp. More than 60 players and staff will be attending the event, which will be held at the Cullen Park Soccer Fields on the outskirts of Houston.

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