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Gallery: Academies exchange blows

The QBE Sydney Swans Academy's U/18s and U/16s did battle with GWS Giants Academy at Tom Wills Oval on Saturday in the first game of the three-round Academy Series.

The ledger was squared with the U/18s coming away with a big 44-point win, while the U/16s were gallant but fell shot by 22 points in a hard fought contest.

MATCH REPORT: QBE Sydney Swans Academy's U/18s turn the tables

Action photographer Keith McInnes witnessed the game through his lens. Check out some of his finest work below.

Nick Blakey, son of assistant coach John, celebrates after kicking one his two goals for the U/16s.

Kyle McKellar clears the ball during the U/16s.

Shayden Close looks to give the quick hands during the U/16s clash at Tom Wills Oval.

It was game on for the U/18s!

Jack Hardman evades two opponents.

Callum McFadden uses the left to get out of trouble.

 U/18s coach Jared Crouch addresses his players during the three-quarter-time break.

Ben Davis, brother of second-year Abe, shoots for goal.

Michael O'Loughlin congratulates Matt Wilson after the 44-point win.

Job done!