Trober News

Thanking our out-going Committee members as we welcome our 2021 Committee

The La Trobe University Football Club would like to thank Samantha Greene, Vanessa Lacock-Smith and James Billings for their contribution to our Committee over the past three years.

Published by La Trobe University Football Club 28.10.2020

Trobers re-commit to 2021 season for women's side

The La Trobe University Football Club can proudly announce the exciting re-commitments of players and coaches for the 2021 season. 

Published by La Trobe University Football Club 25.10.2020

Key leaders to return for senior men's team

An update into the senior men preparations for the 2021 season and what some of the returning members of the team will be doing for the month on November.

Published by La Trobe University Football Club 25.10.2020

TOP CLUB AWARDS ANNOUNCED FOR 2020

It is with great pleasure that the La Trobe University Football Club announces our 2020 John Dumaresq Best Clubperson recipient as Simon Hast and our 2020 Bob Segrave Outstanding Service Award recipient as Esta Williams. 

Published by La Trobe University Football Club 15.10.2020

Trobers seeking new Head Trainer

After three years of service to our club Head Trainer Esta Williams leaves a void at the Trobers as she pursues a career change. We would like to thank Esta for her great contribution to our club over the years and wish her all the best going forward!

Published by La Trobe University Football Club 14.02.2020

Trobers appoint Josh Rogerson to coach our U19 Men in season 2020

Senior footballer Josh Rogerson will be taking a break from playing in 2020 and instead has signed on to coach the La Trobe University Football Club’s U19’s program.

Published by La Trobe University Football Club 03.02.2020

One-and-done, Laz and Squeak step aside from coaching in 2020

After a highly successful debut coaching season in 2019 the boys unfortunately have had to step aside from the role in 2020 due to work and travel commitments. 

Published by La Trobe University Football Club 14.01.2020

TROBERS APPOINT FORMER PREMIERSHIP COACH ANDREW SUTHERLAND TO LEAD THE SENIOR MEN FOR SEASON 2020

20 years after guiding the Club to its 1999 Senior Men’s premiership Andrew Sutherland returns for his second stint at leading our Trober Men after being appointed the 2020 Senior Men’s Coach.

Published by La Trobe University Football Club 10.12.2019

2020 Committee Announcement

Following last nights AGM our 2020 La Trobe University Football Club Committee was successfully elected.

Published by La Trobe University Football Club 30.10.2019

LTUFC Presentation Night 2019

A fitting end to our 2019 season with an enjoyable night celebrating the season and all our award winners.

Published by Josh Rogerson 25.09.2019

Thank You For Everything Alan Ezard

After five seasons spanning 2015-19 our Senior Men’s Coach Alan Ezard is departing our Club.

Published by La Trobe University Football Club 19.09.2019

Our Women to be led by Jaryd Coghill & Hayden Pfingst again in 2020

We are very excited to have both women’s coaching positions locked in for 2020. Please join us in congratulating Jaryd Coghill and Hayden Pfingst on their re-appointment.

Published by Emily Turnbull 11.09.2019

A Look at Trobers Mid-Season Form

With only three regular season games left of the VAFA men’s and 19’s fixtures and the women’s season finishing just over a week ago, it’s time we check up on how our Trober teams have fared.

Published by Matthew Hughes 06.08.2019

LTUFC Women's Inaugural Team of the Decade

Saturday marked the historical milestone for the La Trobe University Football Club and its pioneering on women’s football with the announcement of the 2009-18 Women’s Team of the Decade.

Published by Teresa D’Angelo 25.07.2019

The Trobers season so far

Some mixed results for the Trobers to begin their season but plenty of promising signs to indicate their seasons are building towards some good results.

Published by Matthew Hughes 19.05.2019

Hayden Pfingst Appointed Reserve Women's Coach for 2019

Hayden ‘Dos’ Pfingst joins La Trobe University Football Club as Reserve Women’s Coaches in 2019.

Published by Emily Turnbull 01.04.2019

Stalwarts Laz and Squeak Appointed Reserve Men's Joint Coaches for 2019

Edward Buffon and Jake Lasslett will join the coaching ranks at La Trobe University Football Club as joint Reserve Men’s Coaches in 2019.

Published by Josh Rogerson 28.03.2019

New Football Oval Named in Honour of Tony Sheehan

La Trobe University Football Club’s New Oval unveiled as the Tony Sheehan Oval.

Published by Josh Rogerson 14.03.2019

50th Anniversary Reunion of the LTUFC 1969 Premiership Side

La Trobe University celebrates its maiden 1969 premiership at La Trobe University’s new AFL pavilion on Friday night.

Published by Andrew Sutherland 25.02.2019

La Trobe Ready for Big Season Ahead

La Trobe Men and Women are priming themselves for a big season ahead with pre-season heating up as numbers on the track continue to grow.

Published by Matthew Hughes 08.02.2019

Movember 2018

La Trobe University Football Club’s Movember team raise $3,115 towards Men’s Health by participating and raising awareness on the issues men face.

Published by Josh Rogerson 02.12.2018

Emily Turnbull and Grant Dowler Awarded for Outstanding Service at LTU Blues Awards

Congratulations to Emily Turnbull and Grant Dowler on being recognised for their contributions to football at the University.

Published by Josh Rogerson 26.10.2018

2019 Committee Announced

Following last nights AGM our 2019 La Trobe University Football Club Committee was successfully elected.

Published by La Trobe University Football Club 25.10.2018

JARYD COGHILL RE-SIGNS AS SENIOR WOMEN'S COACH FOR 2019

We are excited to announce that Jaryd has re-committed to his third conservative season coaching with La Trobe. 

Published by Josh Rogerson 19.10.2018

Barry 'Redda' Funnell Returns to Coach the Reserve Men in 2019

Redda will return to La Trobe University Football Club in 2019 after a couple years away from the club to coach again.

Published by Josh Rogerson 14.10.2018

Lachlan Bence Appointed Under 19's Coach for 2019

Lachlan will return to La Trobe University Football Club in 2019 in a coaching capacity.

Published by Josh Rogerson 12.10.2018

2018 LTUFC Presentation Night

Great night to celebrate the 2018 season with many well deserving winners.

Published by Josh Rogerson 10.09.2018

Successful Season for the Trober Girls Following NFNL Awards Night

La Trobe women secure eight awards from their 2018 season at the Northern Football League Awards Night. 

Published by Josh Rogerson 20.09.2018

Grant Dowler Awarded Life Membership at Past Players Day

Current senior footballer and committee member Grant Dowler honoured with La Trobe University Football Club life membership.

Published by Samantha Greene 29.07.2018

La Trobe University Football Club partner with Outside The Locker Room and Beyondblue

La Trobe University Football Club with the support of Outside The Locker Room and Beyondblue host a successful Mental Health Awareness Evening.

Published by La Trobe University Football Club 15.07.2018

Brett Tonkin Awarded Life Membership at the 2018 Gala Ball

Former club President Brett Tonkin honoured at La Trobe University Football Club Gala Ball with life membership.

Published by Samantha Greene 01.07.2018

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