The Hampton Rovers AFC will be boosted in 2005 by the return of four players from the
Rovers big-man Sam Parkinson will prove influential after dominating in the
Club veteran Drew Anderson also makes a comeback in 2005. Drew commenced his footy with the Rovers in 1984 and has played a total of 294 games including 152 senior matches.
Also returning to the club this year is Jason Zampaglione and Luke Holt. Jason commenced in 1997 and has played a total of 106 games while Luke has played 18 games for the club.
The four returning players, along with the other Rovers recruits including former Sandringham Zebras captain Heath Tregear, will enhance the clubs chances of a successful 2005 VAFA season.
The Wimbledon Hawks, founded in 1990, made it to the British Australian Rules Football League (BARFL) Grand Final last year however lost the game to the West London Wildcats by 64 points. The club has recently announced an affiliation with Hawthorn FC.