SENIORS

Coach: Bryce McGain

– AFL Region Youth Coach of the Year 2014
– Australia Test Team & Victoria Cricket - professional cricketer 12 years
– Level 3 High Performance Cricket Coach
– Level 1 Football Coach
– Played football to 29 yo with Mornington and Silvan
– 10 years Waverley Blues involvement
– McGAIN GROUP
• Elite sport programs cricket & football
• Make Results Happen – Clutch Program for Peak Sports Performance
• Elite Athlete mentor, education and development

Assistant Coaches :

Craig Lovett

– Played senior football until 32 years old
– Passionate and successful youth coach Ormond & East Brighton
– Mentored with Shaun Burgoyne (Haw) and Max Gawn (Melb)
– Professional Investment Manager, café owner and Entrepreneur
– Director Wright McKinnon in US

Mark Withers

– 68 AFL games with Melbourne (32) and Brisbane (36)
– Brisbane Best & Fairest 1988
– Represented Tasmania and Victoria Teal Cup (U18)
– Highly experienced business team manager & mentor
– National Sales Manager at Brett Grimley Sales

LINDSAY GILBEE

– 206 AFL games Western Bulldogs
– All Australian 2005 – 2006
– TAC Cup Eastern Ranges – pick 43 in 1999 AFL national draft
– St Kilda Development coach – 4 years (current)
– Head Coach VFL Sandringham 2017

Paul Hudson

– 245 AFL games with Hawthorn (134), Western Bulldogs (108) Richmond (3)
– 479 Goals – Haw 264, WB 214 (2x leading goal kicker), Rich 1
– 5th in Brownlow 1991 (2nd Yr), All-Australian 1998
– Michael Tuck medalist 1992 (BOG in Pre-season GF)
– Represented Tasmania and Allies in State of Origin
– AFL assistant coach Brisbane, Collingwood & St Kilda
– VFL Coach of the Year at Sandringham

  • Football Operations Manager: Stephen Greene stephen.r.greene@gmail.com 

• Long time Waverley Blues player and Coterie Group member
• Football Operations at Coburg FC
• Assistant Coach to Andy Collins at VFL Coburg & Williamstown
• MFB

  • Chairman of Selectors: Chris Hale

• 200+ games Noble Park FC in 20 years
• 10x Grand Finals in a row for 6x premierships
• Premiership Captain - back to back flags
• Finished football at 31 at his absolute peak due to broken neck (on field)
• Passionate Waverley Blues involvement for 12+ years as coach or
assistant.
• Policeman – training and education
• Player Welfare and Liaison to support Chairman of Selectors

  • Football Analyst Manager: Marc Luxa

– Sydney Swans Academy player 14 – 17 yrs old.
– Premiership player Springvale VFA, then Clayton & Waverley
– 7x Grand Final player
– 3x Victoria Amateur team
– Coached for 20 seasons – 5 Grand Finals
– Coached Inter-League level 3 times including 1995 EFL U18’s
– 3x AFL Coaches Award winner
– Waverley Premiership coach 1994 – 1st undefeated premiership team in
Waverley Panthers history.
– 180 games with Clayton / Waverley and Life Member
– Marc will co-ordinate a team of statistical analysts to measure Waverley
Blues 2018 performance in ALL AREAS
– Recruited Matthew Bishop ex Waverley U18 Premiership captain
– Co-ordinate a team of sport analysts from university course.

Dr Luke Nelson – Chiropractic Solutions
– 10 years Collingwood FC
– Leading Sports Medicine practitioner in Australia (Internationally awarded)
– Sports Medical Researcher, International presenter and chairman
– Chiropractic Solutions
685 Centre Road
Bentleigh East VIC 3165
Ph: 03 9557 0251


Mark Jenkins – Head Trainer
– Level 1 Sports Trainer 10 years
– Melbourne Football Club Director 1996 – 2000
• Chairman of Marketing and Membership committees
– 1x AFL game as trainer
– Co-ordination of all Trainers for all team matches and training sessions
– Injury Reporting to Dr Luke & Acceleration Melbourne
– Professionally: Client Executive – Equifax Ltd

Reserves:

Coach: TBC

Assistant Coaches: TBC

Under 19's:

Nick Morrey HEAD COACH
– U19 Waverley Blues Assistant 2017
– Victorian Premier Cricketer with Prahran CC
– Primary Teacher – 2NM
Assistant Coaches
Fraser Clatworthy
– 2017 Waverley Blues U17 Co-coach & senior player
Adam McConaghy
– 3x junior premiership assistant coach
Paul McNamara
– Former Waverley Falcons President & coach

Trainers: Head Trainer - Mark Jenkins, Mary-An Tran, Liv Handrinos, Ash Burke, Matt Bonnaddio (Mt Waverley Chiropractic Centre)

WOMEN'S FOOTBALL

Coach: Chris Goldstraw goldstraw.chris.c@edumail.vic.gov.au 

NETBALL

Manager - Serrin Phyland 0438 610 612

JUNIORS

GAVAN HEGAN 0408 944 966 - WBFC - Juniors

U’9’s Gerry O’Mahony 0419 562 740 & Des Anthonisz 0400 805 308

U’10’s Peter Johnson 0419 119 786

U’11’s TBC

U’12’s Gary Gatehouse 0402 505 053 Training - Wednesday (4.30pm – 6pm)

U’13’s Stephen Pewtress 0418 107 895 Training Tuesday & Thursday (5pm – 6.30pm)

U’14’s Peter Jessup 0413 701 887 Training Thursday (5.30pm-6.30pm)

U’15’s Tom Hatch 0411 197 051 Training Tuesday & Thursday (5pm – 6.45pm)

U’17’s Jake Twycross 0458 354 339 & Fraser Clatworthy 0417 257 451 Training Monday & Wednesday (4.30-6.00pm)

U’16 Girls John Consolmagno 0411 694 211 Tuesday & Thursday (5pm – 6.30pm)