2022 VAFA Division 2 Men

Senior Ladder

W L % Pts
Ivanhoe 16 2 217.71 64
West Brunswick 15 3 199.55 60
Brunswick
13 4 177.55 54
Old Paradians 13 5 132.75 52
Melbourne High School 11 6 134.68 46
Aquinas OC 8 10 94.99 32
Bulleen Templestowe 6 12 76.18 24
Yarra Old Grammarians 3 15 69.20 12
Power House 2 16 40.37 8
Manningham Cobras 2 16 36.67 8

1st Semi Final

Brunswick Brunswick NOBs
1.2-8 4.5-29 4.6-30 6.7-43
3.3-21 3.4-22 7.8-50 7.11-53

Brunswick's season wasn't meant to end this way! But, as often happens in VAFA finals played at unfamiliar windy bayside ovals, the NOBs simply couldn't get their game to click against arch-rivals Old Paradians at Williamstown on Sunday, going down by 10 points in the first semi.

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Round 18

0.0-0 0.0-0 0.0-0 0.0-0
Brunswick Brunswick NOBs
4.5-29 10.10-70 15.14-104 18.19-127

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Round 17

2.2-14 3.2-20 3.2-20 3.2-20
Brunswick Brunswick NOBs
2.4-16 6.6-42 7.8-50 14.9-93

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Round 16

Brunswick Brunswick NOBs
1.1-7 4.6-30 6.10-46 10.11-71
2.6-18 5.8-38 7.8-50 10.11-71

With their season on the line, Melbourne High School Old Boys threw everything they had at Brunswick at Gillon Oval on Saturday and up until the very last minute it looked as though they had done enough to win, but in a spine-tingling finish the NOBs hit the front for the first time since early in the game, only for the visitors to scramble a behind to tie things up with seconds left.

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Round 15

Brunswick Brunswick NOBs
2.1-13 4.5-29 4.10-34 8.15-63
2.3-15 4.5-29 5.5-35 5.5-35

It wasn't pretty, in fact it was downright ugly, but in difficult conditions at Gillon Oval on Saturday Brunswick eventually got the job done after receiving a fright from the eighth-placed Yarra Old Grammarians to take a further step on the road to the finals.

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Round 14

Brunswick Brunswick NOBs
3.3-21 5.7-37 9.11-65 15.11-101
3.1-19 4.1-25 5.2-32 7.5-47

Back at Gillon Oval on a true mid-winter's day, Brunswick displayed a grim determination to not trip up against sixth-placed Aquinas, which ultimately carried them to a 54-point victory and back to third on the ladder.

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Round 13

1.0-6 1.7-13 3.8-26 6.11-47
Brunswick Brunswick NOBs
5.3-33 9.4-58 13.8-86 14.12-96

Brunswick got back on the winners’ list at Ted Ajani Reserve on Saturday with a solid 49-point victory over Bulleen-Templestowe, although early in the third quarter it had threatened to be double that margin after the NOBs had slammed on 13 unanswered goals playing some quality football.

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Round 12

Brunswick Brunswick NOBs
1.3-9 2.4-16 3.6-24 6.8-44
3.3-21 4.7-31 7.10-52 9.12-66

At Gillon Oval on Saturday, Brunswick's mid-season struggles continued against a West Brunswick side who were intent on avenging their after-the-siren defeat of a few weeks ago, slumping to third-straight loss and a tenuous hold on a top-four spot.

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Round 11

4.4-28 9.5-59 10.8-68 12.9-81
Brunswick Brunswick NOBs
2.3-15 5.4-34 10.8-68 11.9-75

On a day of drama at Garvey Oval on Saturday, arch rivals Old Paradians shot out to a commanding lead in the third quarter before Brunswick reeled them back in, then hit the front at the start of the final term, but couldn't hold on as the home side kicked the last two majors of the game to sneak home by six points.

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Round 10

Brunswick Brunswick NOBs
1.2-8 3.4-22 3.7-25 7.7-49
6.0-36 9.2-56 11.4-70 13.6-84

Played on a wet track under sunny and still skies, the conditions may have been different to those encountered at Ivanhoe a number of weeks ago, but unfortunately the pattern of the game and the result was very similar for Brunswick at Gillon Oval on Saturday.

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Round 9

2.2-14 3.3-21 8.6-54 8.6-54
Brunswick Brunswick NOBs
1.2-8 7.7-49 7.9-51 14.18-102

Against fifth-placed Aquinas OC on Saturday, Brunswick banked an important four points by – literally – coming home with a gale in the final quarter, turning a three-point deficit into an eight-goal win.

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Round 8

0.1-1 4.1-25 6.4-40 6.6-42
Brunswick Brunswick NOBs
1.3-9 5.7-37 9.11-65 14.15-99

Brunswick's strong form continued as they overran top-of-the-ladder Melbourne High School Old Boys at the scenic Woodfull Miller Oval to record a comprehensive 57-point win on Saturday.

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Round 7

2.5-17 7.7-49 8.9-57 13.13-91
Brunswick Brunswick NOBs
3.4-22 6.5-41 10.7-67 14.10-94

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Round 6

Brunswick Brunswick NOBs
4.5-29 8.11-59 10.12-72 14.13-97
2.1-13 2.2-14 6.4-40 8.5-53

In a game of footy that didn’t reach any great heights, and after receiving a wake-up call in the second half, Brunswick ultimately got the job done in accounting for Bulleen Templestowe by 44 points at Gillon Oval on Saturday.

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Round 5

2.2-14 4.5-29 8.6-54 10.6-66
Brunswick Brunswick NOBs
0.2-2 0.6-6 2.8-20 7.10-52

In a tough contest at Ivanhoe Park, an impressive – and tall – home side had all the answers in inflicting Brunswick's first loss of the season on Saturday.

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Round 4

Brunswick Brunswick NOBs
2.3-15 5.8-38 9.11-65 13.15-93
2.1-13 2.4-16 6.5-41 8.5-53

On Saturday at Gillon Oval Brunswick faced their first true test of the season in the form of arch rivals Old Paradians and the game did not disappoint as a contest, with only a kick separating the sides at the 25-minute mark of the third quarter before the NOBs slammed on three quick goals which proved to be critical in taking them to a hard-earned victory and a 4-0 start to the year.

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Round 3

3.1-19 3.1-19 6.3-39 11.5-71
Brunswick Brunswick NOBs
5.3-33 10.7-67 14.10-94 16.12-108

Brunswick remains top of the ladder after bringing home the four points against a plucky Yarra Old Grammarians on a perfect autumnal Saturday afternoon at Doncaster Reserve.

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Round 2

Brunswick Brunswick NOBs
4.5-29 6.10-46 14.16-100 24.22-166
0.1-1 0.3-3 0.3-3 2.3-15

On another perfect early-April Saturday at Gillon Oval Brunswick recorded another smashing victory, this time over Power House, who were undermanned and outclassed. But, despite the mismatch, there was still a bit to unpack from the game.

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Round 1

Brunswick Brunswick NOBs
3.5-23 10.8-68 14.15-99 17.21-123
2.1-13 4.2-26 5.2-32 5.5-35

Back in Division Two, the Brunswick NOBs recorded their first win since the 2019 preliminary final with a comprehensive thrashing of Manningham Cobras at Gillon Oval. The victory was due reward for our hardworking and talented coach Tom Hunter after a tough first year at the club and was celebrated appropriately at the Season Launch on Saturday night.

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