The North Ballarat tag has been dropped from the region’s under-18 TAC Cup side in favour of a name that reflects the club’s widespread talent base.
Alfredton Recreation Reserve will host one of the North Ballarat Rebels’ early-season fixtures in 2017.
Matt Battistello is the new head coach of the Victoria Country under-18 team.
Daniel Short It was a nervous wait for Tom Williamson, but the versatile Rebel will find himself at the Carlton Football Club in 2016 after being taken at pick 61 in the AFL national draft.
Daniel Short North Ballarat Rebels captain Jarrod Berry will join one of his best mates, Hugh McCluggage, at the Brisbane Lions after being selected with pick 17 in Friday’s national draft.
Daniel Short Following an outstanding season for the North Ballarat Rebels, Hugh McCluggage is now a Brisbane Lion after being selected with pick 3 in Friday’s AFL national draft.
North Ballarat Rebels will take the cautious approach with captain Jarrod Berry as he recovers from a bruised kidney.
North Ballarat Rebels star Hugh McCluggage has become the club’s first Morrish medalist as the TAC Cup’s best and fairest player for the 2016 home and away season.
Daniel Short He’s a contested ball beast and a clearance king. North Ballarat Rebel Willem Drew has all the attributes to catch the eye of the AFL recruiters.