Maitland Saints star Wade Beard was at his devastating best in front on goal on Saturday kicking 15 goals in the Saints 179 demolition of Cardiff Hawks.
Michael Hartshorn Max McMahon Oval was awash with colour on Sunday as the Maitland Saints hosted Hunter Junior AFL games from under 9s through to under-15.
Michael Hartshorn Maitland Saints fans got a glimpse of things to come with an emphatic win against Cardiff led by star recruit Ben Stewart and full-forward Wade Beard.
Michael Hartshorn Maitland Saints face the Penrith Rams in a trial game this Saturday.
Michael Hartshorn Maitland Saints duo Jess Cassidy and Taylor Quinto-Widi are treading the same AFL path as Maitland's Sydney Swan Isaac Heeney.
Hunter product Isaac Heeney has been voted the AFL’s most promising recent draftee by his peers, beating out Angus Brayshaw for the honour.