Both North Ballarat and Coburg will be seeking a strong response after disappointing Victorian Football League performances last week.
Any hope the Roosters had of competing with a strong Collingwood VFL side was blown out of the water in a ruthless 8.2 – 0.0 opening term.
Daniel Short North Ballarat Roosters have brought in two Greater Western Victoria Rebels as it continues to provide the region’s youth with opportunities at Victorian Football League level.
Siobhan Calafiore The youngest Roosters came out hard against a mature and physical Port Melbourne side.
Siobhan Calafiore North Ballarat put on a show in the first quarter of its clash with Port Melbourne.
North Ballarat Roosters take on Port Melbourne at Eureka Stadium.
The Dolphins will return to the Victorian Football League in 2018.
Daniel Short North Ballarat Roosters defender Lane Buckwell will have a knee reconstruction after initial scans revealed a minor tear to his anterior cruciate ligament.
Daniel Short An x-ray on Rooster Matt Austin’s shoulder cleared him of any major damage but he will seek clarification with an MRI during the week.
David Brehaut North Ballarat Roosters defender Matt Austin will have scans on Monday to determine the extent of a shoulder injury.