Tassie sporting teams determined to keep biting back on national stage

Rob Shaw
Updated March 25 2024 - 12:55pm, first published 12:51pm
Tasmania JackJumpers star Jack McVeigh knows exactly where the basket is. Picture by Rod Thompson
Tasmania JackJumpers star Jack McVeigh knows exactly where the basket is. Picture by Rod Thompson

A week ago, the worst-kept secret in Australian sport confirmed that Tasmania's new AFL franchise would follow the naming rights convention for the "little island" state's teams in national competitions.

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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.

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