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KEY FACTS

Official name
Ajax Amateur Football Club

Known as
Ajax

Formed
1957

Colours
Red, white and black

Emblem
Jackas

Affiliation (Current)
Victorian Amateur Football Association (VAFA) 1957–2022

Home Ground
Gary Smorgon Oval

Senior Premierships
VAFA B Section - 1979 (1 total); VAFA Premier C Section - 2011 (1 total); VAFA D Section - 1999 (1 total); VAFA E Section - 1966, 1975 (2 total)

Championships and Trophies
GT Moore Medal (B Section) - Michael Ritterman (1 total); LS Zachariah Medal (C Section) - Michael Ritterman 1978; Jason Ritterman 2008 (2 total); LS Pepper Medal (D Section) - Henry Jolson 1967; Michael Ritterman 1976 (2 total); J Fullerton Medal (E Section) - M. Herzfeld 1971; Michael Ritterman 1975 (2 total)

Website
ajaxfc.com.au

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"The greatest day in the history of the AJAX Amateur Football Club was Sunday 16th September 1979 when around 6,000 spectators witnessed the senior side’s 13.14 (92) to 11.20 (86) B Section grand final triumph over Marcellin Old Collegians. It was the crowning achievement of a season that also brought a fourth competition best and fairest award in five years for probably the greatest player the club has produced, Michael Ritterman ... "

John Devaney charts the history of one of the stalwarts of Victorian amateur football

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2022 Season (VAFA Premier B) Fixture

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Ajax's 2022 Fixture

Rnd H&A Club Q1Q2Q3Q4 S R Opponent Q1Q2Q3Q4 S Mgn Grd Date SC
1 A Ajax 2.12.22.34.3 27 LOST University Blacks 3.26.510.815.11 101 -74 UNI Apr 2 (Sat, 2:00) Scores
2 H Ajax 2.24.97.1211.16 82 WON Fitzroy 4.54.85.147.17 59 23 ELS Apr 9 (Sat, 2:00) Scores
3 Ajax       Bye        
4 A Ajax 1.14.56.710.9 69 LOST De La Salle 5.15.58.713.9 87 -18 WAV Apr 30 (Sat, 2:00) Scores
5 H Ajax 4.35.69.911.12 78 WON Williamstown CYMS 3.34.56.610.8 68 10 GSO May 7 (Sat, 2:00) Scores
6 A Ajax 3.75.78.1010.15 75 WON Old Carey  0.13.65.97.13 55 20 CSC May 14 (Sat, 2:00) Scores
7 A Ajax 3.04.28.59.5 59 LOST Beaumaris 4.17.313.815.12 102 -43 BNK May 21 (Sat, 2:00) Scores
8 A Ajax 4.27.810.1013.14 92 WON St. Bede's/Mentone Tigers 4.26.38.611.10 76 16 BSO May 28 (Sat, 2:00) Scores
9 H Ajax 3.15.37.59.8 62 LOST Old Haileyburians 0.24.1210.1313.19 97 -35 GSO Jun 4 (Sat, 2:00) Scores
10 A Ajax 3.19.615.818.12 120 WON Williamstown CYMS 3.37.310.614.9 93 27 FEA Jun 18 (Sat, 2:00) Scores
11 H Ajax 3.36.108.1011.16 82 WON Old Carey  1.23.25.56.7 43 39 GSO Jun 25 (Sat, 2:00) Scores
12 A Ajax        vs Fitzroy          BWS Jun 16 (Thu, 2:00)  
13 H Ajax        vs Beaumaris          GSO Jul 23 (Sat, 2:00)  
14 H Ajax        vs University Blacks          GSO Jul 30 (Sat, 2:00)  
15 Ajax       Bye        
16 H Ajax        vs De La Salle          GSO Aug 13 (Sat, 2:00)  
17 A Ajax        vs Old Haileyburians          PPC Aug 20 (Sat, 2:00)  
18 H Ajax        vs St. Bede's/Mentone Tigers          GSO Aug 27 (Sat, 2:00)  
 

Footnotes

* Behinds calculated from the 1965 season on.
+ Score at the end of extra time.