Stephen Treloar

3 posts

Match preview: Sydney Swans vs GWS Giants, Second Elimination Final, 2018

Well, we made it. Just. After looking like we might drop out of the eight altogether, the Swans pulled out a good bit of form, winning three from their last four matches - all against top 4 opponents. Our only loss was at the hands of the Hawks, without arguably our two best players in Lance Franklin and Luke Parker. As good as ruled in ... Continue Reading »

Swans Academy 2017 - Who to keep an eye on

Hey all, it's been a year of change for the northern academies this year, which I'll explain further below. But it looks like there are a few great prospects for the Swans to pounce on at the draft. Changes to Div 2 Championships Prior to this year, the U18 Championships were split into two divisions, with Vic Metro, Vic Country, South Australia and Western Australia ... Continue Reading »

"LEAVE KURTLY ALONE!!!" A defence of Kurt Tippett

As a Swans fan, one thing which strikes me when I read the comments on the Sydney Swans Facebook page is the negativity which surrounds Kurt Tippett. This article is intended to serve as the devil's advocate. Note that I don't necessarily 100% agree with what is written below, but the argument can easily be made. Alright, here goes: The Story so far It was ... Continue Reading »