Dockers Return Home to Challenge Columbus

The Cincinnati Dockers Australian Rules Football Club will continue their 14th season of play on Saturday July 24th when they host their in-state rivals, the Columbus Jackaroos, at 2 PM at Point Pleasant Park on Resor Road in Fairfield, OH.

The Cincinnati Dockers are coming off a one point loss to Columbus in what was a very hard fought match by both sides during a mini-tournament in Milwaukee, WI last Saturday. Cincinnati will look to use home field to their advantage in this rematch. Admission to the game is free. Fans wishing to attend are advised to bring their own seating (lawn chairs, picnic blankets, etc.). After the match, players from both teams will be at Christy’s Rathskeller and Biergarten at 151 West McMillan Ave. in Clifton for the official post-game function, beginning at 7:30 PM.

The Dockers next match on August 14th will be on the road against one of their oldest rivals, the Nashville Kangaroos.

Additionally, the Cincinnati Dockers are currently looking for all people interested in playing for the team. Anyone interested in joining the Dockers is should email the Dockers at dockers@cincinnatidockers.com. No experience is necessary.

The Cincinnati Dockers are an Australian Rules Football club based out of Fairfield, Ohio. Established in 1996, they are the oldest club of its kind in the United States. The Dockers won the USAFL Division 4 National Championships in 2008 and 2009. The Cincinnati Dockers are also an official partner club of the Fremantle Football Club of the Australian Football League.