Welcome to Sydney Uni American Football Club
Welcome to The University of Sydney American Football Club
The Sydney University American Football Club is the premiere American Football club in Australia. Founded in 1984, the club has a strong history of winning championships, developing players to play at the international level and teaching anyone with a passion for the game how to play the most amazing game on the planet.
You don’t have to be a student to play- get in contact if you’re interested in being part of something special.
Posted on December 10, 2013
Adding to the number of Lions who have had children this year, veteran defensive end Nicolai Hansen and his parter Heather have welcomed a baby boy into the world. Alexander was born today at Royal North Shore Hospital, and from all reports mum and bub are doing well. Congrats Nicolai from all the Lions family.
Posted on December 8, 2013
With a 46-14 victory over UTS, the 2013 Lions squad booked their place in the Waratah Bowl. In a physical encounter, the defence stepped up, smothering the potent UTS attack and forcing multiple turnovers. Keenan Mackett continued to add to his interception total, while the front 7 managed to put pressure on the UTS quarterback [...]
Posted on November 8, 2013
The entire Lions family would like to extend their congratulations to Lions veteran Chady Aoun and his wife Tanya who had their third child last Tuesday evening. Elizabeth Anne Aoun was born on the 5th of November, measuring 53cm and weighing a healthy 3.5kg. Mum and child are both doing well, and we wish them [...]
Posted on October 20, 2013
The Sydney University Lions have crowned their unbroken run of 10 straight NSW titles by winning the inaugural National Club Championship Game in American football. Sydney University hosted the landmark event with the support of the American Australian Association and the US Studies Centre on 11 August 2013, with the championship game being played on campus on the Square in front of a large partisan crowd.
Posted on October 14, 2013
The battle of the undefeated teams was a one sided affair. The understaffed Lions beat the Pirates 69-23, scoring in all facets of the game. The defence scores two interceptions returned for a touchdown, the kickoff unit returned the second half kickoff for a score, while the offence was brutal on the ground and dangerous [...]
Posted on September 22, 2013
In a close fought match as befitting two foundation members of the GNSW, the Sydney University Lions played a hard fought match against the old foe, the Bondi Raiders with the Lions coming up victors 45-21. To give you an idea as to how close this game was, the score was 22-21 going into the [...]