Grand Final Week
Updated: Oct 6
Well, here we are !
A big thank you to all 21 Junior and youth teams in the 2020 season in a shortened Covid 19 year that presented numerous challenges across the league. To our players, Coaches, Team Managers & volunteers, Thank You !
With the 12 round home and away season now complete, five teams have finished either 1st or second to secure a spot in the Grand Final at Ormeau on Saturday the 10th and Sunday the 11th of October.
Venue: Ormeau Bulldogs - Upper Ormeau Road, Kingsholme
Grand Final Times
U12 Conference Southport V Burleigh - 12.30pm Saturday 10 October, Oval 1
U13 Girls Black Southport V Carrara - 9.00am Sunday 11 October, Oval 2
U14 White Southport V Burleigh - 10.15am Sunday 11 October, Oval 1
U14 Conference Southport V Broadbeach - 12pm Sunday 11 October, Oval 1
U17 Girls Southport V Broadbeach - 2.15pm Sunday 11 October, Oval 2
Teams that finished 1st on the ladder will wear BLACK playing shorts and teams that finished 2nd on the ladder will wear WHITE shorts.
AFLQ will advise if there are any changes to this format early in the week if they believe there are any uniform clashes.
All Boys to wear long Black pants and black shoes to the game. In the event there are no change rooms, the club will inform teams effected and advise the dress code.
UPDATE - The club has been informed that AFLQ are not allowing change rooms to be used for all SEQ Grand Final games. Yes, you read that right !!!!
Therefore the club would prefer black dress shorts to be worn over the top of playing shorts if possible for boys and girls teams.
Please support the Southport Sharks by wearing Black colours, we will advise on opportunity's to purchase from the merchandise shop during the week if anyone would like to purchase official sharks merchandise.
Training Grand Final week
Please support team Coaches and help with getting the kids to training on time during the week. This is an exciting opportunity for all players and they will feel extra pressure. In some cases players are training for a spot in the final team to play in the grand final. Please note Girls team will train Monday and Wednesday and boys teams will train Tuesday & Thursday on the main oval. Please check times on team pages.
Grand Final BBQ - Sunday 11th October.
This year we invite all grand finalists, family and friends and members of the club to join us from 5pm back at the junior club for a BBQ. The junior oval will also be available for any activities with the lights on until 9pm. We hope to see you all back at the club for a social get together to celebrate our finals campaign.
Good luck and best wishes to all involved in the finals, wear the sharks jumper with honour and represent your club at all times.
Go Sharks !