WOMEN’S PREMIER LEAGUE SQUAD

Coach:
Lachie Anderson

Team Manager:
Greg Hopkins

Physio:
Simone Muscat

RESERVES COACH:
PHIL FROST

Team Manager:
John Kosowski

Women’s Director:
Nicole Virtuoso

#1 Tegan Music

Age: 26
Nickname: Midge
Position: Striker
Occupation: Personal Trainer/Massage Therapist
Previous Clubs: Geelong HC, Altona HC
Debut in 1st XI: 2015
Representative Honours: Country Cobras (U13, U14, U15), VIC (2004-12), VIC Vipers (2010-13), VIS (2010-11)

Sponsored by:
Music Family

#2 Ellen Druce

Age: 23
Nickname: El/Drucey
Position: Midfield
Occupation: Occupational Therapist
Debut in 1st XI: 2012
Representative Honours: Wildcats (2007-11)

Sponsored by:
Druce Family

#3 Monica Singh

Age: 24
Nickname: Mon
Position: Striker
Occupation: Business Development Executive
Debut in 1st XI: 2012

Sponsored by:
Rodney & Karen Johnstone

#4 Rebecca James

Age: 16
Nickname: Becca/Bec
Position: Defender
Occupation: Student
Representative Honours: Wildcats U13 (2012-14), Train-on VIC U13 & U15, U14 Invitational (2014), U15 U18 VIC Indoor, U15 U18 VIC White

Sponsored by:
Physioplus Footscray
417 Barkly Street, Footscray, 3011
9689 0222

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#5 Esther Fithall (Captain)

Age: 35
Nickname: Nutter
Position: Midfield
Occupation: Physiotherapist
Previous Clubs: Uni SA
Debut in 1st XI: 2004

Sponsored by:
Pepper Café
44 Pin Oak Cresent, Flemington 3431
9372 2726

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#6 Gabby Minett

Age: 24
Nickname: Gab
Position: Striker
Occupation: Teacher
Debut in 1st XI: 2011

Sponsored by:
Minett Family

#7 Georgia Hopkins
Captain

Age: 19
Nickname: Hoppo/George/G
Position: Striker
Occupation: Coles, Medical Administrator
Debut in 1st XI: 2011
Representative Honours: Wildcats (2009-12), VPSSA (2009-10), VIC (2011-2015), VIC Indoor U13 U15 U18 U21 (2011-17), VIS Scholarship Holder, Australian Futures Squad

Sponsored by:
Smash FM
smashfm.com.au

#8 Olivia Colasurdo
CAPTAIN

Age: 20
Nickname: Liv, Colla
Position: Midfield
Occupation: Student, Athlete’s Foot
Debut in 1st XI: 2011
Representative Honours: Wildcats (2008-12), VPSSA (2008), VIC Outdoor U13 U15 U18 U21 (2009-17), VIC Indoor (2008-15), VIS Scholarship Holder 2015-2017, Australian National Junior Squad

Sponsored by:
The Athletes Foot
Highpoint Shopping Centre
9318 3896

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#9 Carly James

Age: 19
Nickname: Carls
Position: Defender
Occupation: Student
Debut in 1st XI: 2013
Representative Honours: Wildcats (2010-14), VIC U13, U15, U18 Indoor, VIC U13 U15 U18 U21 Outdoor (2011-17)

Sponsored by:
Portside Physiotherapy
3 Harding Street, Portarlington, 3223
5259 1277

portsidephysiotherapy.com.au

#10 Josie Erbsland

Age: 13
Nickname:
Jose
Position:
Striker
Occupation: Student
Debut in 1st XI: 2017
Representative Honours:
Western Wildcats 2014-16, Victorian Indoor U13 U15 (2015-17), U13 Victorian Outdoor U13 U15 (2015-17)


Sponsored by:
Hansen Design & Print
69 Smith St, Naracoorte, SA, 5271
(08) 8762 3699

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#11 Jade Vergesteen

Age: 26
Nickname:
Jadeo
Position:
Striker / Midfield
Occupation:
Travel Agent
Previous Clubs:
Albury
Debut in 1st XI:
2017
Representative Honours:
VIC U15, Victorian Country

Sponosred by:
Auspat Land Survey Aust.
PO Box 4184, Balwyn East, 3103
0412 599 465

auspat.com.au

#12 Claire Hind

Age: 15
Nickname: Clairebear
Position: Defender
Occupation: Student
Debut in 1st XI: 2016
Representative Honours: U13 Victorian White Team, U15 Victorian Team, SSV U16 Victorian Team, Western Wildcats 2012-2017

 

Sponsored by: Hind Family

#13 Martha Lawson

Age: 18
Nickname: Mar
Position: Striker
Occupation: Waitress
Previous Clubs: CALA Edinburgh Hockey Club
Debut in 1st XI: 2017
Representative Honours: Scotland U16 U18 U21 Squads

 

Sponsored by:
Blossy Bloom
& Rob & Fion Lawson
blossybloom.com.au

#14 Alicia Duggan

Age: 26
Nickname: Leish
Position: Defender
Occupation: Graduate Architect
Debut in 1st XI: 2008

Sponsored by:
Posh Plaster
0412 219 599
gregduggan52@gmail.com

#15 Bethany Russ

Age: 19
Nickname: Bee
Position: Striker
Occupation: Student
Debut in 1st XI: 2013
Representative Honours: Wildcats (2010-12), VPSSA U12 2010 U16 2014), VIC U13 U15 U18 U21 (2011-17), University of Louisville Hockey US, Australian Futures

Sponsored by:
Russ Family

#16 Gwen Lynch

Age: 16
Nickname:
Gwen
Position:
Midfielder
Occupation: Student
Debut in 1st XI: 2016
Representative Honours: Wildcats, VIC Indoor (2013,14, 17), Junior Hockey Academy (2014,15), SSV U16 2016, VIC U18 White 2016, Vic U18 2017

Sponsored by:
Streetscape Detail Builders
5 Napier Street, Williamstown,  3016

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#17 Lily Brazel
CAPTAIN

Age: 22
Nickname:
Lil
Position:
Midfield
Occupation: Student, Grilled Chef
Previous Clubs: Baulkham Hills (Sydney) 
Debut in 1st XI: 2016
Representative Honours:, 2013 Junior World Cup, 2013 AYOF Gold Medal, 2012-15 Jillaroos, Vipers 2016-17, Australian Development Team 2017

 

Sponsored by:
Brazel Family

#18 INDIA KUHNEMANN

Age: 21
Nickname: Indi
Position: Midfield
Occupation: Student
Previous Clubs: Großflottbeker Tennis-Hockey-Golf Club Germany
Debut in 1st XI: 2017

Representative Honours: Junior U21 National Germany Team, Extended Germany Women’s National Team

 

Sponsored by:
Kuhnemann Family

#19 Georgia Cutrale

Age: 19
Nickname: Gee, George
Position: Striker
Occupation: Student
Debut in 1st XI: 2015
Representative Honours: Wildcats U13 U15 U17 (2010-15)

Sponsored by:
Daniel Roginson

Perfection Fresh
Sam Cutrale
542 Footscray Road, West Melb 3003
9687 6989

perfection.com.au

#20 Emily Deinhoff

Age: 24
Nickname:
Em
Position:
Midfield
Occupation: Event Manager 
Previous Clubs: Waratahs
Debut in 1st XI: 2013
Representative Honours: Northern Territory U15 U18 U21 AHL

 

Sponsored by:
The Larwill Studio
48 Flemington Road, Parkville, 3052
9032 9111

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#21 Jade Robertson

Age: 13
Nickname:
Robbo
Position:
Striker, Midfield
Occupation: Student
Debut in 1st XI: 2017
Representative Honours: Victorian Outdoor U13 U15, Victorian Academy

 

 

Sponsored by:
Bristol Paints – Essendon
1069 Mt Alexander Rd, Essendon, 3040
9379 2160

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#22 Stephanie Thompson

Age: 18
Nickname: Steph
Position: Midfield/Defender
Occupation: Student
Previous Clubs: Werribee HC
Representative Honours: Wildcats U13 (2009-15), VIC Indoor (2012-13)

Sponosred by:
Topline Embroidery
51/47 Little Boundary Rd, Laverton North, 3026
9399 9633

#23 Isabella Colasurdo

Age: 16
Nickname: Bella
Position: Defender
Occupation: Student
Debut in 1st XI: 2013
Representative Honours: Wildcats (2010-13), VIC U12 SSV (2012), VIC Indoor U15 U18 (2015-2017), VIC U13 U15 U18 (2013 -2017)

Sponsored by:
Jefferson Ford Mentone
58 Nepean Highway, Mentone, 3194
9581 2525

jeffersongroup.com.au

#24 Jess Snaize

Age: 27
Nickname: Shorty
Position: Defender
Occupation: Insurance Eligibility Officer
Previous Clubs: PEGS, Essendon
Debut in 1st XI: 2016
Representative Honours: U16 Wildcats (2003), U18 Regional (2002-06), Victorian Country (2016-2017), Australian Country (2016)

Sponsored by:
Snaize Family

#25 Jenna Dennis

Age: 27
Nickname: JD
Position: Midfield
Occupation: Social Worker
Previous Clubs: PHSK

Sponsored by:
Bikram Yoga – Yarraville
21 Hall Street, Yarraville, 3013
9369 9129

bikramyoga.com.au

#26 Elena Hobson

Age: 35
Nickname: El
Position: Midfield/Striker
Occupation: Physiotherapist
Previous Clubs: Geelong HC
Representative Honours: Vic 35 2017

Sponsored by:
Physio Health
224 Keilor Rd, Nth Essendon, 3041
93793716

physiohealth.com.au

#27 Rebecca Humphreys

Age: 23
Nickname:
Beck
Position:
Striker
Occupation: Emergency Services
Previous Clubs: Beechworth HC

Sponosred by:
EZUP Pty Ltd
Patrick McLaughlin
patrick.mclaughlin@vu.edu.au

#28 Georgia Nelson

Age: 15
Nickname:
Nelson
Position:
Defender
Occupation: Student
Debut in 1st XI: 2017
Representative Honours: Wildcats (2012-15), VIC U15 (2015), VIC U15 White (2016), Northern Territory U18 2017

Sponsored by:
Nelson Family

#29 Ruby Fraser

Age: 22
Nickname:
Ruby
Position:
Defender
Occupation: Personal Trainer
Previous Clubs: Victoria Uni of Wellington
Representative Honours: NZ Maori U21 – 2011

 

Sponsored by:
Red Jacket Consulting Engineers
3 Davidson St, New Plymouth 4310, New Zealand
+64 6-759 0999

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#30 Erin Fairmaid

Age: 28
Nickname:
Ez
Position:
Striker
Occupation: Showroom/Warehouse Manager
Previous Clubs: Brunswick

Sponsored by: Kate & Kate
Kate Pascoe
melbournekate@kateandkate.com.au

kateandkate.com.au

#31 Tate Brazil

Age: 15
Nickname:
Tat
Position:
Defender
Occupation: Student
Representative Honours: Victorian Academy 2014, Western Wildcats 2014-2017

Sponosred by:
EZUP Pty Ltd
Patrick McLaughlin
patrick.mclaughlin@vu.edu.au

#32 Alannah Hibbard

Age: 14
Nickname:
Lans
Position:
Midfield
Occupation: Student
Previous Clubs: Wellington
Representative Honours: Victorian Indoor U13, U15 (2014-2017), Victorian Outdoor U13 U14 & U15  (2014-2017)

 

Sponsored by:
Fit2work
119 Cecil Street,  South Melbourne ,  3205
1300 575 575

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#33 Ania Kosowski

Age: 16
Nickname:
Onion
Position:
Striker / Midfield
Occupation: Student
Representative Honours: Wildcats U13 U15 U17 (2014-17). VIC Outdoor U13 U14  U15 (2014-2017), VIC Indoor U13 U15 (2014-2015),  SSV U16 2017

Sponsored by: Kosowski Family

#34 Helayna Braiden

Age: 15
Nickname:
Layn
Position:
Striker / Midfield
Occupation: Student
Representative Honours: Western Wildcats 2013-17, Victorian Academy (2015-2016), Vic Indoor U13 U15 (2014 2015)

 

Sponsored by:
Rodney & Karen Johnstone

#78 Caroline Lee

Age: 17
Nickname:
Caro
Position:
Goal Keeper
Occupation: Student
Previous Clubs: Brunswick HC
Debut in 1st XI: 2016
Representative Honours: Tigers U13  U14 (2012-15), VIC U15 Indoor (2014, 16), VIC Outdoor U13 U15 (2012- 14), SSV U12 U16 (2014, 2016)

Sponsored by:
Lee Family

#88 Jessie Johnson

Age: 24
Nickname:
Jessie J
Position:
Goal Keeper
Occupation: Property Valuer
Previous Clubs: Hockey Geelong, Newtown City HC, Gympie & District (QLD)
Debut in 1st XI: 2016
Representative Honours: VIC Country (2014-15), AUS Country Dev Team (2015), AUS Country (2016)

Sponsored by:
Johnson Family

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