Junior Boys Teams
Under 8 Boys
Coach - Eddie Warfield
Eddie is new to coaching at the Jets after volunteering at
Heathmont Auskick for the past 2 seasons. Keeping the young kids engaged in activities has led to greater enjoyment for him. For the 2019 Under 8's he will be focusing on participation and skill development as goals for the year.
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Under 9 Boys
Coach - Heath Walker
Heath has completed a Bachelor of Applied Science in Sport Coaching and his coaching experience has been applied to Basketball for state Grammar sides and assisting with the Olympic Female Wheelchair Basketball team. Football has always been a strong part of his life, with his Grandfather playing at St Kilda Football Club and later coaching the Reserves. Last year he coached our Under 8 team and prior to that three years at Auskick.
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Under 10 Boys
Coach - Tim Thorgersen
Tim has coached for 4 years at the Jets uncluding U8, U9, U10, and U11 age groups. Tim is a previous winner of the Rex Ablett Coaches Award for the Jets.
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Under 11 Boys
We are currently taking applicants for the role of coach for our U11 boys in 2019. If you are interested to join the coaching panel and lead the team contact our Director of Coaching, Wayne Judge, at email@example.com.
Under 12 Boys
Coach - David Young
2019 will be David’s third year of coaching with the Jets and has remained with the current group through U10, U11, and now U12’s. His coaching style is full of encouragement for the team and thrives on the improvement of his players.
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Under 13 Boys A
Coach - Jason Henry
Jason is continuing as coach for 2019 with this age group after the success of taking them to the grand final last year. He is the current recipient of the Rex Ablett Coaches Award for the Jets and he looks forward to another season of growth in his players.
Under 13 Boys B
We are currently taking applicants for the role of coach for our U13B boys in 2019. If you are interested to join the coaching panel and lead the team contact our Director of Coaching, Wayne Judge, at email@example.com.
Under 14 Boys
Coach - Derek Scarrett
Derek has been associated with Heathmont Jets as a player for over 5 years and captained the Development team in 2018. He has previously coached basketball with the transition into footy coaching last year as an assistant with the Under 13’s. He is looking forward to further developing his coaching skills and experience and working with the boys to further their football skills and understanding.
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Under 15 Boys
Coach - Justin Pomponio
Justin takes on the coaching position for our U15’s this year after being involved in the team through his son for the last few years. We look forward to his input into the development of the team in 2019.
Under 17 Boys
Coach - Brett Davidson
Brett joins the Jets in 2019 after building an extensive coaching record at both Senior and Junior level in the EFL and other leagues including:
· Senior Coach in EFL (Div 1, 2, 3, 4) – 356 games, 3 Premierships, RU x 4
· Senior Coach in VAFA (B, C, D) – 158 games, 2 Premierships, RU x 2
· Senior Coach in VCFL – 66 games, 1 Premiership, RU x 1
· Inter-league Senior Coach (EFL, VAFA)
· YJFL U15 Div 1 Inter-league Coach
· EFL U14 / U15 Div 1 Inter-league Coach
· 2003 AFL Coaches Association Victorian Senior Coach of the Year
· Senior Coach Aquinas College in EISM – 13 Premierships (AFL 7, Cricket 6)
· Junior Coach Aquinas College in EISM – 11 Premierships (AFL 6, Cricket 5)
· Game Development Officer (AFL) 2013 – 2015
· League Development Officer (YJFL) 2013 - 2015
He looks forward to being a part of the HJFC and mentoring the boys playing in the U17s in 2019.
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