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Vancouver Cougars are NWPAFL champions for 2004

North AmericaThe North West Pacific AFL Grand Final was played on Saturday, September 11th, with the Vancouver Cougars hanging on to defeat the Seattle Grizzlies by nine points, in a match that will be remembered as a desperate battle by two injury ravaged but proud clubs.
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St Louis Blues claim back-to-back MAAFL titles

North AmericaThe 2004 Mid-American AFL season came down to the wire with four of the seven clubs still in contention going into the last round (the premiership being decided on ladder positions with no finals series). Despite the Milwaukee Bombers having a good win over Dallas, St Louis retained their title by having a solid victory against Atlanta.
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Golden Gate evolve their own way

North AmericaThe Golden Gate AFL has grown rapidly in its first three seasons, with plenty of promise for the future. World Footy News takes a closer look.
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Field for OAFL Playoffs set

North AmericaThe Ontario Australian Football League finals are here, opening with the Qualifying and Elimination matches. This report from Steve Kleyer.
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Steel City Boomerang Cup

North AmericaThe Pittsburgh Wallabies are an Australian Rules footy club based in Pennsylvania, in the northeast of the US. The following is a release from them regarding their upcoming tournament.
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New York crowned 2004 NEAFL Champions

North AmericaThe North East Australian Football League in the US has come to a close, with the finals played in Philadelphia. The New York Magpies closed the season well, ensuring that their top of the table finish was translated into a Grand Final win.
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Kookaburras go double back-to-back premiers

North AmericaThe Atlanta Kooaburras have cemented their club as legends of the South Eastern Australian Football League in the United States, winning an incredible four premierships in a row.
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Foundation US football club to re-form in Louisville

North AmericaThe first ever game of Australian Rules football played in the United States, at least in the "modern era", was between the Cincinnati Dockers and Louisville Cats, in 1996. In less than a decade the sport has spread to all corners of the country, with thousands of players competing. Alas Louisville went into recess a couple of years ago, but plans are underway to re-form this historic club.
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Interview with US Footy's Scott Hunt on Yahoo Sport

North AmericaRaising the profile in America of Aussie Rules is an important job for US Footy, and getting an interview on Yahoo Sport is a good result.
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2004 US National Collegiate Invitational

North AmericaAustralian Rules football continues to grow steadily in the United States. Unlike many top American sports, Aussie Rules does not have a strong college presence. However several colleges have taken on the game, and September sees an exciting new phase for the sport, with the Inaugural Collegiate Invitational. This may well be the springboard needed to accelerate football's growth in universities throughout the US.
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