The club is thrilled to announce Ant Murphy & Nick Jane as the Reserves Coaches for Season 2016. Ant and Nick are St Mary’s Salesian past players and bring a range of knowledge and wisdom that will prove to be of immense value to the playing group.
Ant Murphy played 127 games for the club between 2008-2014. He won the club Best and Fairest in 2008 and was captain of the Reserves Premiership team in 2014. Nick Jane played 108 games for the club between 2008-2014.
The club has appointed Simon Docker as Thirds Coach for season 2016. Simon is a former player and last year coached under age football at Waverley Blues.
Simon played 58 games for the club between 2008-2011.
We are also delighted to have secured Paul Sartori as our Under 19’s Coach in 2016. Paul has had a lot of experience with under-age players. From 2012-15 he has been 1st XVIII Assistant Coach/Football Physical Preparation Coach at Marcellin College. He was Under-16 Squad Coach and Under-15s and 16s Fitness Advisor at the Northern Knights (2013/14), and was development coach at South Melbourne Districts 2012/13. He has a Bachelor of Exercise Sports Science at Deakin University.
Ant, Nick and Paul will work in conjunction with Senior Coach, Jess Sinclair as we look to achieve success in all grades next season. We congratulate all three men on their appointments!