Although the dust is only settling on the 2018 season, plans for 2019 are well underway with our Junior Club appointing Jeff Howell to the new and vital role of Coaches Coordinator. Jeff will assist in coaching appointments, mentor our coaches and assistant coaches through regular interaction, and help develop coaching principals that will enhance the football experience for our players and families and start preparing our junior player for senior football
As a Player, Premiership Captain, & Life Member of Forest Hill Football Club, Coach of Junior teams at East Burwood & Forest Hill, Senior Coaching experience throughout Victoria, as well as an Auskick coordinator, Jeff has vast experience to draw upon. Most recently, Jeff piloted our Under 15’s in 2018, and has been instrumental in the coordinated transition to two Under 17 teams in 2019.
Jeff has 2 boys playing at Mitcham. Sam is a current senior player, and Dom will move up to the Under 17’s in 2019.
We welcome Jeff to the role, with more exciting announcements in the near future.