After much anticipation season 2020 finally commenced on the weekend of Saturday 18th and Sunday 19th July.
Saturday 18th July –
• Year 7 Panthers v Bull Creek Leeming Bulls at Winnacott Reserve
This was the first hit out for this team on the slightly bigger field. The Panthers were beaten by the better team on the day.
• Year 8 Kats v Fremantle City Dockers Blue at Winnacott Reserve
J. Antonio celebrated his 50th game on the weekend. Unfortunately we couldn’t get the win for him, narrow loss of 3 points.
The first Kats Auskick session for 2020 was a buzz with eager young footy players. All players seemed especially happy to receive their Kats Auskick packs.
• Year 3 Jaguars v Applecross Mt Pleasant at Gairloch Reserve
Conditions were dry, but very cold.
Players of the day were M. Egan and J. Emmert.
• Year 5 Kats v Attadale at Winnacott Reserve
Great game to kick off the season.
Players of the day were E. Lang and J.Burnby
• Year 10 Kats v Meville at Winnacott Reserve
This game was the 2019 Grand Final re match.
There is a fierce rivalry between these two teams. This was evident throughout the game with strong tackling and contested marks.
Congratulations to D. Sapienza on kicking a goal in his first game for the Kats. Also debuting for the Kats – C. Arndt, A. Carroll, T. Waite, D. Purser and N. Petrilli
In a low scoring game the result was a draw – 44 points each.