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SUPER ‘SPENCE’ SPARKS SHARK SUCCESS

A superb best-on-ground performance by Supershark ruckman, Jake Spencer, drove the Doncaster Sharks to their first win of the season with a hard-fought 19 pt victory over newcomer Berwick at Schramms last Saturday. Rapidly becoming a premier ruckman of the EFNL, ‘Big Spence’ dominated the packs and around the ground in one of the finest […]

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“SHARK TALE OF TWO HALVES!”

The dictionary defines a ‘shark tale’ as a ridiculously fictitious piece of storytelling.  So, wouldn’t it be fun to dream a little, and tell a Shark’s tale of a sensational come-from-behind Doncaster victory in the 2H of last Saturday’s senior match at Vermont –in much the same way it really did happen back in the […]

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SHARKS SCORCHED BY RED-HOT BURNERS

The Blackburn footy club – 2019 runners-up in Premier division – well and truly showed their true colours at Schramms on Saturday with an impressive red-hot display all day which blacked out any hope of either of our Doncaster teams breaking through for a morale-boosting win. In recent years, the Shark/Burner rivalry has seen a […]

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SHARKS STUMBLE WITH SUSPECT STEAM SUPPLY

It was a measured approach by Doncaster senior coach, Stewie K, when addressing his players after the Sharks had tumbled to a 47pt loss to local rival East Doncaster at Zerbes Reserve last Saturday. ‘Kemps’ made it clear that while our young team (still missing 5 regular senior players) had played some good footy during […]

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2021 DFC SOCIAL CALENDAR

2021 DFC SOCIAL CALENDAR Listed below are the formal social events of 2021 for Club Members and Guests. We urge you to diary them and make early bookings to avoid disappointment. In most instances these events will have an outside guest speaker of some (sporting) renown. PLEASE BECOME A MEMBER, ENJOY CLUB BENEFITS AND SUPPORT […]

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REALITY BITE FOR BULLDOG-BITTEN SHARKS

The expectations of a healthy improvement in playing strength of the Doncaster Sharks in 2021 took a considerable jolt last Saturday when we were well-beaten by an impressive South Croydon team to the tune of 69 points at Cheong Park. Yes, there were several experienced Sharks missing from this Round 1 action and yes, ‘one […]

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March 13,20,27 April 10

Practice Match Details: March 13 Versus West Preston Venue: Latrobe Uni. (Exact Location TBA) Time: 2pm (Seniors)  March 20 Versus: Whittlesea Venue: Whittlesea Showgrounds – Yea Rd, Whittlesea Time:  Reserves 11.00am Senior 1.00pm March 27 Versus: Diamond Creek Venue: Coventry Oval – Elizabeth St, Diamond Creek Time: Reserves Midday Seniors 2.00pm  April 10 Versus: Balwyn Venue […]

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All I want for Xmas is …

… an ‘Annus Prosperous’ 2021  !! In the history of the mighty Doncaster Sharks the last two footy seasons have been oh-so remarkable in the extreme, but clearly for all the wrong reasons!! In 2019 it was ‘Annus Horribilis’ with our playing stocks decimated by record injuries and the Club battling to remain in Premier […]

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Norsemen Knock-out Notion of Shark Hoodoo !

It was a disappointing finish to a tough 2019 season for both teams when Doncaster and Norwood met last Saturday at Mullum Mullum Reserve. An injury-ravaged Sharks were convincingly beaten by 47 pts by a better-organised opposition, thus ending the Sharks 6-game winning streak over Norwood.  And the Norsemen themselves, having quashed the notion of […]

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Jarvo Riding High … But Bulldogs Bite Sharks!

It was a  bittersweet occasion for our Doncaster Sharks last Saturday when the Club hosted its return match against the South Croydon Bulldogs.  On a superb winter’s day in Melbourne there was plenty of cheer and excitement at Schramms as the Club celebrated Greg Jarvis’ magnificent achievement of creating a new Doncaster games record (345).  […]

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