Werribee historical data

HISTORY

Joined VFL: 1965
Premiers: 1993 (1)
Runners-up: 1991, 1998, 2001, 2005 (4)
VFL Club Champions: 1990, 1991, 1992, 1998, 2001, 2002, 2005 (7)
J.J. Liston Trophy: Anthony Eames (1991), Paul Satterley (1995), Michael Frost (1998), James Podsiadly (2008), Ben Ross (2012), Tom Gribble (2019)
Norm Goss Memorial Medal: David Allday (1993)
‘Frosty’ Miller Medal: James Podsiadly (2005)
Fothergill-Round-Mitchell Medal: James Puli (1997), Michael Barlow (2009), Josh Corbett (2018), Jake Riccardi (2019)
Games record-holder: Robbie Castello (169)
Goals record-holder: Kevin Leece (406)
Longest winning sequence: 13 (1998)
Longest losing sequence: 16 (1974-75)
Foxtel Cup: 2012, 2013

 

LEADERSHIP

YEAR COACH CAPTAIN BEST & FAIREST
1965 B Holcombe B Holcombe R Turner
1966 B Holcombe B Holcombe R Turner
1967 N Crompton N Crompton H Ogilvie
1968 N Crompton N Crompton J Comben
1969 N Crompton N Crompton H Ogilvie
1970 B Comben J Comben J Comben
1971 B Comben J Comben J Lloyd
1972 B Comben I Bryant G Snow
1973 I Bryant I Bryant B Harvey
1974 I Bryant I Bryant J Bourke
1975 B Burgoyne B Harvey J Scarffe
1976 B Burgoyne C Lynch S Douglas
1977 B Burgoyne J Bourke M Martin
1978 T Harris / L Joslin D Knight B Ough
1979 L Joslin M Martin A Mannix
1980 A Mannix A Mannix B Lancaster
1981 B Walsh B Walsh B Walsh
1982 K Morris K Morris L King
1983 J Murphy J Murphy G Parkes
1984 J Murphy M Redenbach R Christensen
1985 I Dunstan I Dunstan S Moloney
1986 I Dunstan I Dunstan I Dunstan
1987 I Dunstan S Moloney C Vasilous
1988 D Tuddenham P Gudde S Selis
1989 M Turner S Moloney D Christensen
1990 L Harris L Harris D Allday
1991 L Harris L Harris A Eames / D Morgan
1992 L Harris D Drum M McMaster
1993 D McDonald D McDonald J Watts
1994 D McDonald D McDonald S Smith
1995 D McDonald D McDonald L Fitzpatrick
1996 D McDonald L Fitzpatrick M Mansfield
1997 D McDonald L Fitzpatrick S Atkins
1998 D McDonald J Aziz M Frost
1999 D McDonald M Frost S Faulkner
2000 A Clarkson M Frost M Frost
2001 C Bond M Frost T Robertson
2002 C Bond S Faulkner T Robertson
2003 B Prendergast T Churchill T Robertson
2004 B Prendergast T Robertson M Croft
2005 S Atkins T Robertson J Podsiadly
2006 S Atkins T Robertson R Castello
2007 S Atkins J Podsiadly D Gleeson
2008 S Atkins J Podsiadly J Podsiadly
2009 S Atkins D Gleeson M Barlow
2010 S Atkins D Gleeson D Gleeson
2011 P Satterley D Gleeson M O’Dwyer / B Sharp
2012 S West R Castello C Pedersen
2013 S West R Castello J Moore
2014 J Lamont J Moore J Moore
2015 J Lamont M Sodomaco M Hanson
2016 J Lamont M Sodomaco M Hanson
2017 J Lamont M Sodomaco M Hanson
2018 J Lamont M Sodomaco S Collins
2019 M Williams M Sodomaco T Gribble

 

DRAFTEES

1990 Barry Spierings (Western Bulldogs) 0 games
1991 Darren Enever (Geelong) 0
1993 Dallas Normington (Fitzroy) 0, Jason Watts (Western Bulldogs) 57
1994 Shaun Smith (Melbourne) 62
1997 Robert Di Rosa* (Essendon) 0
1998 Chris Gowans* (St Kilda) 0, James Gowans* (St Kilda) 4
2001 Nathan Saunders (Western Bulldogs) 10
2003 James Condos* (Western Bulldogs) 0, Ben Hudson (Adelaide/Western Bulldogs/Brisbane/Collingwood) 55/88/18/7
2004 Dale Morris* (Western Bulldogs) 253
2009 Michael Barlow* (Fremantle/Gold Coast) 126/15
2011 Brad Mangan* (North Melbourne) 0
2012 Kyle Hartigan* (Adelaide) 101
2013 Ben Brown (North Melbourne) 121, Luke McDonald (North Melbourne) 109, Ben Ross* (Hawthorn) 4
2018 Sam Collins (Gold Coast) 9, Josh Corbett (Gold Coast) 9
2019 Jake Riccardi (GWS)

Figures correct to end of 2019 season.

 

TEAM OF THE YEAR

1994 Shaun Smith
1995 Andrew Button, Donald McDonald (Coach), Paul Satterley
1996 Jack Aziz, Anthony Eames, Matthew Mansfield
1997 Simon Atkins, Jack Aziz, Trent Churchill, Anthony Eames
1998 Simon Atkins, Jack Aziz, Scott Faulkner, Michael Frost, Donald McDonald (Coach), James Puli, Mark Shaw
1999 Trent Churchill, Scott Faulkner, David Mitchell
2000 Michael Frost
2001 Chris Bond (Coach), Trent Churchill, David Mitchell, Michael Frost, James Puli, Travis Robertson, Nathan Saunders, Shaun Smith
2002 Scott Faulkner, David Mitchell, Travis Robertson
2003 Travis Robertson
2004 David Mitchell
2005 Simon Atkins (Coach), Salim Hassan, James Podsiadly, Travis Robertson
2006 James Allan, Salim Hassan, James Podsiadly
2008 Michael Barlow, James Podsiadly
2009 Michael Barlow
2010 Dom Gleeson
2011 Robbie Castello, Matt O’Dwyer
2012 Kyle Hartigan, Ben Ross
2013 Ben Brown, Jarred Moore, Scott Sherlock
2014 Jye Bolton, Tom Gribble, Jarred Moore
2015 Isaac Conway, Matt Hanson, Jake Wilson
2016 Matt Hanson
2017 Matt Hanson
2018 Sam Collins, Tom Gribble
2019 Michael Barlow, Nick Coughlan, Tom Gribble, Jack Henderson, Jake Riccardi

 

REPRESENTATIVE PLAYERS

1990 Richard Raeburn
1992 Anthony Eames, Lynton Fitzpatrick, Richard Geary
1994 Anthony Eames, Donald McDonald, Dallas Normington, Darren Saunders, Shaun Smith
1995 Donald McDonald
1996 Matthew Mansfield, Paul Satterley
1997 Trent Churchill
1998 Simon Atkins, Scott Faulkner, Michael Frost, James Puli, Shane Whitnall
1999 Michael Frost, Shaun Smith
2001 Trent Churchill, Michael Frost, Travis Robertson, Nathan Saunders
2002 Scott Faulkner, Travis Robertson
2004 David Mitchell
2005 Salim Hassan, Chad O’Sullivan, James Podsiadly, Travis Robertson
2007 James Podsiadly
2008 James Podsiadly
2012 Kyle Hartigan, Ben Ross
2013 Ben Ross, Scott Sherlock, Ben Warren, Jake Wilson
2014 Scott Sherlock
2016 Matt Hanson, Michael Sodomaco, Jake Wilson
2017 Matt Hanson

 

HIGHS & LOWS

AGAINST HIGHEST YEAR LOWEST YEAR
Box Hill Hawks 26.17 (173) 1985 7.12 (54) 2001
Casey Demons 21.18 (144) 2003 4.5 (29) 1997
Coburg 36.17 (233) 1993 5.12 (42) 2001
Collingwood 26.18 (174) 2012 5.5 (35) 2014
Essendon 25.18 (168) 2002 7.10 (52) 2019
Footscray 19.13 (127) 2016 8.13 (61) 2015
Frankston 32.13 (205) 1982 5.3 (33) 1996
Geelong 22.12 (144) 2005 7.6 (48) 2003
Northern Blues 29.19 (193) 1992 3.13 (31) 2001
North Melbourne 20.12 (132) 2018 14.14 (98) 2019
Port Melbourne 25.9 (159) 2013 4.13 (37) 1995
Richmond 20.14 (134) 2000 5.8 (38) 2018
Sandringham 29.11 (185) 1982 4.9 (33) 1995
Williamstown 26.23 (179) 1982 3.6 (24) 2009

Figures correct to end of 2019 season.

 

ALL-TIME HIGHS & LOWS

Highest score: 36.17 (233) vs Coburg 1993
Lowest score: 3.6 (24) vs Williamstown 2009

Includes former VFA/VFL teams. Figures correct to end of 2019 season.

 

HEAD TO HEAD

VERSUS PLAYED WON LOST DRAWN
Box Hill Hawks 89 52 37 0
Casey Demons 59 32 26 1
Coburg 59 34 25 0
Collingwood 20 8 12 0
Essendon 13 8 5 0
Footscray 8 1 7 0
Frankston 73 38 35 0
Geelong 31 12 19 0
Northern Blues 58 34 24 0
North Melbourne 2 2 0 0
Port Melbourne 53 22 31 0
Richmond 9 4 5 0
Sandringham 59 27 32 0
Williamstown 78 30 47 1
Total Versus Existing Clubs 611 304 305 2
OVERALL TOTAL 737 403 331 3

The overall total figures include matches against past VFA/VFL clubs.  All figures are calculated from Division 1 matches only. Figures correct to end of 2019 season.

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