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BIRTHDAYS THIS WEEK - MAY 13 - 19

Sunday, May 12, 2013 - 9:24 PM

BIRTHDAYS THIS WEEK – May 13 - 19

 The following members are celebrating their birthdays this week and we would like to wish them all a very Happy Birthday.

 Thomas Walker; Ron Barker; Bernard McHugh; Eric Davies; Pam Mikus; John Schokker; Marilyn Connelly; Lyn Sprigg; Cyril Waterton; Kerry Black; Simon O’Brien; Carmen Sherry; Rebecca James; Tyler Sutton; Alex Newton; Declan Duncan; Preston Athanasiou; Chloe McAlpine.

Sharks to represent WA at State Level

Thursday, May 9, 2013 - 9:27 PM

Three East Fremantle players will play for the WA State team against Victoria on Saturday in Northam.  Steven Dodd, Rory O’Brien and Andrew Stephen will once again pull on the yellow and black guernsey. All three players have represented at State level before, Dodd and Stephen in 2012, while Rory played in 2011. You can support the boys by heading to Northam for tomorrow’s game. Bounce Down is at midday. The game will also be shown on ABC TV in a delayed telecast from 2pm.

We're proud to have a total of 20 East Fremantle players in state squads, a great testament to our strong district and development program:

WAFL State Team                  

Steven Dodd

Andrew Stephen

Rory O’Brien

WA State 16s

Jarrad Black

Thomas Bennett

James Harrold

Oliver Parish

 

WA State 18s

Patrick Cripps

Conor Regan

Jonathon Marsh

Jarrad Jansen

Richard Bourne

Joshua Cuneo

Jake Solomon

Aliir Aliir

WA Rising Stars (Under 23’s)

Ryan Lester-Smith

Matthew Jupp

Andrew Stokes

Scott Hancock

Jordan Dorotich

 

 Steven Dodd

-          2013 will be Steven’s 3rd state game after selection in 2004 and 2012

-          The reigning Lynn Medallist, who will hopefully play his 100th League match for the Sharks in 2013, will play as the third tall, versatile defender that he does so well for EFFC.

-          Part of the EFFC leadership group

 Rory O’Brien

-          Made his State debut in 2011, the same year in which he won the Lynn Medal

-          Had an outstanding game back in that State Game at Rushton Park, against QLD/NT, picking up 33 possessions

-          Will play in a strong midfield group, against an equally strong Victorian midfield.

-          May see Rory used as a run with player

-          Part of the EFFC leadership group

 Andrew Stephen

-          State debut in 2012 against South Australia

-          Has now played 76 games of League Football for EFFC

-          Playing as small defender in Northam against a strong Victorian forward line

-          Part of the EFFC leadership group

 

 

 

 

 

THE MEMBERS DRAW HAS JACKPOTTED TO $650!

Monday, May 6, 2013 - 2:55 AM

THE MEMBERS DRAW HAS JACKPOTTED TO $650!

The Friday night Member's Draw has jackpotted to $650 and you must be there to collect it.

On Friday night just past, May 3rd, Geoff Wolfenden’s name was drawn out but he wasn’t in attendance so the draw has jackpotted by $50 to $650.

The draw takes place every Friday night between 6:30pm and 7:30pm in the main bar. 

You have to be in it to win it! Only those members who are financial for 2013 go into the draw, so once your membership fees are paid you have the opportunity of taking out the jackpot – but of course you have to be there for the draw.

BIRTHDAYS THIS WEEK - MAY 6 - 12

Monday, May 6, 2013 - 2:51 AM

BIRTHDAYS THIS WEEK – May 6 - 12

The following members are celebrating their birthdays this week and we would like to wish them all a very Happy Birthday.

Gladys Morgan; William Heathcote; Harry Regan; Arthur Marshall; Paul Olivier; Harry Summerfield; Brian Johnson; Kaye Parry; Margaret Sheridan; Barbara Van Rooyen; Marcus McKenzie; Shaun Livingston; Allan Quinn; Margo Young; Bradford Collins; Andrew Greig; Geoff Wolfenden; Jelena Hillman; Graham Fowler; Steve Matthews; Greg Roberts; Carl Walker; Garth Sorrell; Massimo Di Lello; Stuart Blackwood; Clayton Anderson; Scott Byfield; Mark Summerville; Rhys Radford; Mitchell Wake; Jarrad King; Bailey Tucek; William Coutts; Hayden Wheelock.

THE MEMBERS DRAW HAS JACKPOTTED TO $600!

Thursday, May 2, 2013 - 4:18 AM

THE MEMBERS DRAW HAS JACKPOTTED TO $600!

The Friday night Member's Draw has jackpotted to $600 and you must be there to collect it.

On Friday night just past, April 26th, Ines Wallace’s name was drawn out but she wasn’t in attendance so the draw has jackpotted by $50 to $600.

The draw takes place every Friday night between 6:30pm and 7:30pm in the main bar. 

You have to be in it to win it! Only those members who are financial for 2013 go into the draw, so once your membership fees are paid you have the opportunity of taking out the jackpot – but of course you have to be there for the draw.

Women's Footy

Thursday, May 2, 2013 - 2:58 AM

This Saturday the Sharks are hosting Ladies Day at East Fremantle, with Champagne Brunch prior to the West Perth match. As we celebrate women involved in all areas of football, including as club staff, sponsors, wives and mothers, we take a closer look at the women on the 'front line' of footy- the players.

The East Fremantle Women's Team was formed in 1988 under Melville Women’s Football Club, becoming the East Fremantle Sharks 20 years later in 2008. The club has won 6 premierships; 1990, 1991, 2003, 2007, 2009, 2011 and were runners up in 2012. Player development is a strong focus of the club and key area of success: there are currently 10 East Fremantle players in the WA State Squad, with another 3 in the Under 18s State Team.

The club is aiming for nothing less than the flag this year and would

The WAWFL celebrated it's 25th Anniversary last year. The innaugural competition involved 4 teams, in the 2013 competition there are 9 clubs competing in both a premier and reserves competition.

How to get involved, or for more information

  • Email president@eastfreosharks.com.au
  • The East Fremantle Sharks train Tuesdays at Henry Jeffery Oval and Thursdays at East Fremantle Oval at 6.30pm- drop in for a training session and give it a go.
  • Contact your local Development Officer.  East Fremantle District- daren.bell@effc.com.au

BIRTHDAYS THIS WEEK - APRIL 29 - MAY 5

Sunday, April 28, 2013 - 9:29 PM

BIRTHDAYS THIS WEEK – APRIL 29 – May 5

The following members are celebrating their birthdays this week and we would like to wish them all a very Happy Birthday.

Philip Follington; Betty Barnes; Mark Nichols; Thomas Bennett; Peter Bennett; Donald Haines; Graeme Murphy; Beverley Wallace; Colin Swann; John Symonds; William Holmes; Jeff Hillman; Tony Forrest; Chris Gibbons; Paul Burke; Jason Liddelow; James Hunt; Ebony O’Brien; Godfrey Curley; Benjamin Ireland; Andrew Goonewardene; Jarrad Jansen; Richard Bourne; Harrison Ryan; Dylan Davis; Bailey Flindell; Hayden Flindell; Kade Moir.

THE MEMBERS DRAW HAS JACKPOTTED TO $550!

Monday, April 22, 2013 - 9:29 PM

THE MEMBERS DRAW HAS JACKPOTTED TO $550!

The Friday night Member's Draw has jackpotted to $550 and you must be there to collect it.

On Friday night just past, April 19th, Jeff Robert’s name was drawn out but he wasn’t in attendance so the draw has jackpotted by $50 to $550.

The draw takes place every Friday night between 6:30pm and 7:30pm in the main bar. 

You have to be in it to win it! Only those members who are financial for 2013 go into the draw, so once your membership fees are paid you have the opportunity of taking out the jackpot – but of course you have to be there for the draw.

BIRTHDAYS THIS WEEK - APRIL 22 - 28

Monday, April 22, 2013 - 2:00 AM

BIRTHDAYS THIS WEEK – APRIL 22 - 28

The following members are celebrating their birthdays this week and we would like to wish them all a very Happy Birthday.

Francis Lysaght; Ken Newbound; Engbert Meijer; Ken Holt; Gordon Smith; Bob Uittenbroek; Graeme Howard; Tony Casserley; Gary McAtee; Janet Rogers; Rodney Davies; Peter Bogensperger; John O’Sullivan; Lain Smith; Geoffrey Prowse; Charles Gorton; Finn Murray; Riley Auret; Roxanne Kerr.

60 Years at East Fremantle Oval

Friday, April 19, 2013 - 10:25 AM

On April 25th, 1953 the East Fremantle Football Club celebrated the permanent move to East Fremantle Oval with a Round 1 victory versus Claremont, 7.18 (60) to 8.10 (58).

In 2013, in Round 6 versus East Perth the Club will celebrate the 60th year of being at East Fremantle Oval with members of the 1953 side; some of which were part of the first victory versus Claremont.

The following players will be in attendance on the day:

Jack Sheedy - East Fremantle Football Club Legend (2012), 210 games, 2 Premierships, 4 Lynn Medals (incl. 1953), AFL Hall of Fame, WA Football Hall of Fame

Wilson Onions- East Fremantle Football Club Hall of Fame inductee (2012), 2013 Match Ball Legend, 101 games, 1 Premiership, President East Fremantle Past Players 1962-2004

Percy Johnson- East Fremantle Football Club Hall of Fame inductee (2012), 1 Premiership, 180 games, WA Football Hall of Fame

Harold Jefferys - East Fremantle Football Club Hall of Fame inductee (2012) ,155 games, Lynn Medallist 1952, 1 Premiership

Bill Heathcote- 86 games

Barry Lynn- 1 game

Des Martiensen - 5 games

Alan Preen- 122 games, WA Football Hall of Fame, 2 Lynn Medals

Harry Regan - 68 games

Keith Stewart - 95 games

The Club has also invited all residents of East Fremantle to the game and provided two free admissions as a thank you for their support and that of the Town of East Fremantle.

We hope that April 20th, 2013 marks another memorable victory at East Fremantle Oval.