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Relevant events for the week Wednesday 25 October 2023 - Tuesday 31 October 2023 (Prev|Next)

Wednesday 25 October[]

Under-fire AFLW coach Michael Prior stepped down with two weeks remaining in the season, despite the pressure on him being relieved by the upset win over Essendon. Assistant coach Rohan McHugh was announced as caretaker coach for the final rounds.

Thursday 26 October[]

West Coast handed a debut to pre-season signing Mackenzie Webb, while Emily Elkington was recalled and Zoe Wakfer returned from injury. The trio replaced injured pair Jess Sedunary (back) and Beth Schilling (knee) and omitted forward Aimee Schmidt.

Friday 27 October[]

Saturday 28 October[]

West Coast suffered a loss to the Bulldogs, giving the struggling Dogs their first win of the season. The visitors opened up a 26-point lead during the third term before a late fightback saw the Eagles narrow the margin to single digits.

Sunday 29 October[]

Monday 30 October[]

Tuesday 31 October[]

West Coast provided an injury update with Jess Sedunary a chance of returning against former side Adelaide after being cleared of structural damage to her back, but Beth Schilling getting worse news with scans showing a sprained PCL.

The club announced the signing of Collingwood strength and conditioning coach Paul Turk, joining recent addition Dr Matthew Inness as High Performance Manager.