Monday, 20th January, 2020

Isaac McIntyre

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Covering women's achievements, competitions and sporting glory in Newcastle and the Hunter. Send stories and tips to isaac.mcintyre@womenschronicle.com.au.

Newcastle legend Joey Peters issues W-League warning after Sam Kerr departure: ‘Grow or die’

Newcastle legend Joanne Peters has warned the W-League about falling behind other high-profile leagues like the NWSL, and more recently England's Super League, and suggested failure...

Newcastle Knights face tricky opening weeks in Tarsha Gale Cup – 2020 fixtures revealed

The Newcastle Knights have been handed a tricky opening three weeks to their Tarsha Gale Cup campaign in 2020, as the Hunter squad looks...

Newcastle looking to repeat first-round heroics against pacesetters Melbourne City

Newcastle Jets boss Ash Wilson believes her squad has what it takes to repeat their heroics from the first round of the W-League, as...

Sarah Halvorsen starts on the road to an AFLW premiership with the GWS Giants

Sarah Halvorsen has long-dominated the AFL Hunter Central Coast competition, spurring Newcastle City on to a handful of championships since the foundation of the...

W-League lieutenant Ash Wilson to step in as Newcastle Jets interim head coach

Newcastle Jets assistant coach Ash Wilson is set to step into the W-League head coaching role in a temporary capacity, the club has confirmed...

Hall, Gibson lead Tasmania to back-to-back wins over SA in WNCL double-header

The Hunter's southern duo played major roles in Tasmania's first victories of the 2019/20 Women's National Cricket League campaign, as Maisy Gibson mopped up the...

Craig Deans reveals his long-term plans for W-League and A-League balancing act

Newcastle Jets boss Craig Deans has suggested he has no future plans to take over the men's squad full-time despite taking the reigns during...

Philippa Anderson opens 2020 WSL qualifying campaign with top-eight finish

Merewether's surfing star Philippa Anderson has kick-started the start of her 2020 campaign in style, finishing in the top-eight at the Corona Open China...

Newcastle stars Ebzery, Mitchell retain Opals spots for upcoming Olympics qualifiers

Novocastrian Opals duo Katie-Rae Ebzery and Leilani Mitchell have been named in the 12-player Australian squad set to contest next month's FIBA Olympic Qualifying Tournament...

Newcastle Jets’ Round 9 W-League fixture postponed due to hazardous air quality

The Newcastle Jets' ninth-round meeting with Adelaide United on Friday evening, which was originally to be played as a double-header with the A-League squad,...