The VAFA has released the 2020 Premier C Fixture, with Hampton Rovers to open the new season on April 4 against Old Ivanhoe at Boss James Reserve.
The Rovers will open and close out the home & away season at home, while four of the opening six games will also be played at Boss James Reserve.
ANZAC Day will see the Rovers host Monash Blues at the Boss in what will see the return of the traditional on-ground ANZAC Day ceremony.
The Buxton Cup between arch-rivals Rovers & Ormond will take place in rounds four (away) and 13 (home).
New to Premier C in 2020 is UHSVU and Preston Bullants (promoted from Division One) as well as Monash Blues and Old Geelong (relegated from Premier B).
Byes for all teams will be on April 11 following round one, June 6 following round eight, and two consecutive weekends following round 11 on July 4 & 11.
Pre-season training commences this week for all teams, starting with a Player Information Night tonight (Monday 18th November, 6:15pm) at Boss James Reserve.
FULL 2020 HAMPTON ROVERS FIXTURE
|1||4 Apr||Hampton Rovers v Old Ivanhoe||Boss James Reserve|
|2||18 Apr||UHSVU v Hampton Rovers||Brens Oval|
|3||25 Apr||Hampton Rovers v Monash Blues||Boss James Reserve|
|4||2 May||Ormond v Hampton Rovers||E E Gunn Reserve|
|5||9 May||Hampton Rovers v Preston Bullants||Boss James Reserve|
|6||16 May||Hampton Rovers v Old Mentonians||Boss James Reserve|
|7||23 May||Mazenod v Hampton Rovers||Central Reserve|
|8||30 May||Hampton Rovers v Marcellin||Boss James Reserve|
|9||13 Jun||Old Geelong v Hampton Rovers||Como Park|
|10||20 Jun||Hampton Rovers v Mazenod||Boss James Reserve|
|11||27 Jun||Monash Blues v Hampton Rovers||Frearson Oval|
|12||18 Jul||Old Ivanhoe v Hampton Rovers||Chelsworth Park|
|13||25 Jul||Hampton Rovers v Ormond||Boss James Reserve|
|14||1 Aug||Old Mentonians v Hampton Rovers||Keysborough Playing Fields|
|15||8 Aug||Hampton Rovers v Old Geelong||Boss James Reserve|
|16||15 Aug||Marcellin v Hampton Rovers||Marcellin College|
|17||22 Aug||Preston Bullants v Hampton Rovers||Ruthern Reserve|
|18||29 Aug||Hampton Rovers v UHSVU||Boss James Reserve|