No amount of forensic attention to detail can reduce the disadvantage of playing away from home it seems.
For the past century, Collie has been producing some first-class footballers. Here are my top 30 players, based only on their impact in the WAFL or the AFL.
Daniel Cherny Bombers hang on despite massive scare
Ashley Porter Adelaide's old guard lead the Dees to victory over Crows at Adelaide Oval.
Brad Elborough Not pretty, but West Coast get the job done against Western Bulldogs in Friday night clash.
Daniel Short Former Mt Clear footballer Sally Riley is now a premiership player after the Adelaide Crows wrote itself into the history books as the AFL Women’s first premier.