South City Chiefs

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Chiefs
Full name South City Chiefs
American Football Club
Nickname(s) Chiefs
Strip Red / White / Blue Trim
Founded 1988
Sport Gridiron (American football)
League South Australian Gridiron Association
First season 1988
Ground

West Adelaide Football Club Milner St

Richmond
Club song NA
President Andrew Hurcombe
Coach Kasum Hadimesic
2012 Runners - Up

The Adelaide Chiefs American Football Club is a sporting club competing in the South Australian Gridiron Association league.

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The South City Chiefs were formed in June 1988 by founding members Lyn and Trevor Dean, Bill Maye, Bob McPherson, Glenn Michell and Mark Szolga. The club was originally based in the inner southern suburbs of Adelaide South Australia at Forrestville/Millswood, to where it is currently at the Marion Sports and Community Club.

The Chiefs colours are red, white and blue and the official club logo is an Indian Chief Head.

The Chiefs have had a proud history, with the senior team winning one championship in the 98/99 season and were runners up in 90/91, 05/06, 08/09, 2009, 2010 and 2012. The juniors have won four championships in 2007, 2008, 2011 and most recently in 2013 going undefeated in all campaigns We have produced a number of players that have represented South Australia and Australia and we boast to having the only player (Andrew Hurcombe) in Australian history to run for over 12,000 yards.

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