My name is Alex McLennan and I am the Tour Leader for the State 12 Years & Under AFL Team.  I am writing to you to inform you of our trials for this year’s State Team which will take place during 1st term and the April School holidays.  I would very much appreciate this information being passed onto any Student born in 2007 or 2008 that you believe may be interested in trialling for the state schoolboys AFL team.  Please note that only players turning 11 and 12 years of age in 2019 are eligible to nominate.

This year’s championship will be in Mandurah from August 3rd – 10th.  The trial dates can be found on the School Sport WA website ( ).

In order to nominate for the trials please direct your student(s) to the School Sport WA website where they need to locate the ‘Interstate’ menu button which is located at the top of the page.  All relevant details can be found on this webpage.  If you have any queries please don’t hesitate in making contact with me or the School Sport WA office.

Please also be aware that School Sport WA sends teams interstate for other sports as well.  If you have any students that you feel may be interested in trialling for these teams please pass on this information.  To nominate students simply follow the same process as above.  Below is a list of sports and their travel dates.  Nomination details can be found on the same website.

Basketball             9 – 16 Aug                Bendigo, Vic

Cricket                   17 – 24 Nov             Adelaide, SA

Cross Country      22 – 26 Aug             Woolongong, NSW

Football (Soccer) 24 – 30 Aug             Canberra, ACT

Golf                        9 – 14 Nov              Toowoomba, Qld

Hockey                  17 – 24 Aug             Bendigo, Vic

Netball                  13 – 20 Sept            Canberra, ACT

Rugby League      3 – 10 Aug                Brisbane, Qld

Swimming            31 July – 2 Aug         Melbourne, Vic

Diving                    27 July – 7 Aug        Melbourne, Vic

Tennis                   12 – 19 Oct               Perth, WA

Touch Rugby        26 Oct – 2 Nov         Canberra, ACT


By all means make contact with me if you have any queries.

Alex McLennan

Tour Leader

State 12 Years & Under Team

School Sport WA

0438 937 078