13 Tasmanian footballers earn Allies call-up

Rob Shaw
By Rob Shaw
May 16 2018 - 5:00am
Final frontier: North Launceston young guns Tarryn Thomas and Rhyan Mansell during last season's State League grand final win over Lauderdale. Picture: Scott Gelston.

Tasmania’s contribution to the Allies squad has tripled on the back of the state’s perfect record at the under-18 academy series.


Rob Shaw

Rob Shaw

Sports editor

Heralding the impact of Tasmanian sport without saying "punching above its weight" is not as easy as it sounds.