Friday, 10th July, 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.

New kids on the block West Wallsend-Newcastle look to spread their wings in 2018...

The Black Diamond AFL Women’s league may been preparing to debut a number of expansion teams in 2018, but the West-Wallsend Newcastle Swans are one...

Rained out: Annual Black Diamond AFL women’s gala day cancelled

UPDATE: A week’s worth of rain has forced Black Diamond AFL to cancel its pre-season women’s gala day. The league announced the anticipated gala day, due...

New CRL Newcastle squad mixes blend of veteran talent and star newcomers for upcoming...

The NSW Women’s Premiership returns this weekend, and CRL Newcastle – formerly known as North Newcastle – are looking to fire on all cylinders after off-season...

Newcastle City reveal results of internal draft, confirm 25-women squads for Stars and Novas

Newcastle City have revealed the results of their 2018 internal talent draft, in preparation for the return of the Black Diamond Women’s competition. The powerhouse organisation...

Katrina Barker makes history with NSW Women’s 18-0 win in Super W season opener

Merewether’s rugby star, Katrina Barker, has earned a spot in the annals of history – she was one of 30 players that started in the inaugural...

Johnston leads Knights from the front with four tries against Panthers at St Marys

The Newcastle Knights have had mixed results in the Tarsha Gale Cup recently, including an emphatic win over the Bulldogs before falling to the...

Undefeated Sharks storm Cessnock, rout error-prone Knights in Tarsha Gale Cup

The Cronulla Sharks may have piled 66 points on the Newcastle Knights at Cesssnock Sports Ground last weekend, but it was the home side...

Quick to take on the world’s best in the UK

What started as a school sport to play with friends has become something much more for 13-year-old Montana Quick, as she prepares for the...

Knights surge to 92-4 victory over Bulldogs in curtain-raiser for Maitland NRL trial

There was no stopping the Newcastle Knights in the Tarsha Gale Cup last weekend, as they romped to a 92-4 win over the travelling...

Knights romp to debut victory in Tarsha Gale Cup opening round against the Dragons

Two debut teams arrived at Balcomb Field for the opening clash of the Tarsha Gale Cup season, but only one walked away with the 54-10...