Sunday, 5th April, 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.

Matildas to play for 2020 Tokyo Olympics future at McDonald Jones Stadium

The Matildas will play the home leg of their Tokyo 2020 Women's Olympic Football Tournament playoff match against Vietnam at McDonald Jones Stadium in...

Lisa Steane set to make AFLW debut with the GWS Giants

Hunter star Lisa Steane is set to make her AFL Women's debut this Saturday, after being named in the GWS Giants starting lineup to...

Hat-trick hero Emily van Egmond carrying Thailand momentum into must-win Olympics qualifying duel

Emily van Egmond has always been a creative metronome, putting the ball on a string as she forges assists—and pops up with a goal—for...

Gibson, Hall end Tigers campaign with valiant stand against Litchfield and the Breakers

Hunter duo Maisy Gibson and Corrine Hall may have seen their Women's National Cricket League campaign with Tasmania come to a crunching halt with...

Adriana Jones looking to re-spark “pure joy” in Women’s Premier League return

Newcastle superstar Adriana Jones is set for a homecoming in 2020, after Broadmeadow Magic confirmed the 24-year-old would be a major marquee signing for...

Hunter Netball unveils new-look squads for upcoming 2020 Metro League campaign

Hunter Netball has unveiled their two rosters for the upcoming 2020 Netball NSW Metro League competition in Sydney, with a host of new and...

Record-breaking mentor Karley Banks leads Australian 18s to Youth Trans-Tasman victory

Australian head coach Karley Banks made history during the Youth Trans-Tasman test football series in Newcastle last week, becoming the most-capped youth mentor since...

Andrews, Poutney lift Jets into seventh with vital W-League victory over spoon-rivals Adelaide

Tara Andrews and Renee Poutney played key roles in a crucial 2–0 win over Adelaide at McDonald Jones Stadium on Saturday evening, lifting the Jets to...

Libby Copus-Brown back into Newcastle Jets starting side for crunch-time Adelaide battle

The Newcastle Jets are set to be bolstered by the return of midfield metronome Libby Copus-Brown ahead of their must-win battle with Adelaide United. The 22-year-old...

Isabelle Kelly set to join Holli Wheeler at St George Dragons in high-profile Nines...

Newcastle champion Isabelle Kelly is set to join fellow 2019 state champion, Holli Wheeler, for the 2020 NRL Women's Nines, in what is likely...