North Ballarat chairman John Nevett said he was "gutted" and "angry" by the decision.
Daniel Short Lachlan Cassidy was crowned the North Ballarat Roosters best and fairest on Saturday night.
Daniel Short A frustrated Roosters chairman John Nevett says there is no guarantee Ballarat will have a VFL presence in 2019.
VIDEO: Watch John Nevett's response here.
David Brehaut Marc Greig was almost lost for words as the realisation that he would not be leading North Ballarat Roosters into battle in the VFL next year sank in on Thursday.
David Brehaut AFL Victoria will consider scheduling VFL games for Ballarat’s Mars Stadium next year.
Siobhan Calafiore “Devastating” and “shattering” were the words player Andrew Hooper used to describe the feeling.
David Brehaut The AFL Victoria CEO says the club "needs to get its act together".
Siobhan Calafiore and Daniel Short Steve Clifton received the huge honour at the league’s best and fairest presentation on Monday night.
Daniel Short Upon reflection, Roosters coach Marc Greig said the 2017 season was one that offered up its fair share of frustration and hurdles, but there were positives.