The OM’s HC held its annual Club Awards Dinner recently...  

It was a great night with highlights being James Kinch (“Kinchy”) from VL2 taking out the clubs highest best of ground honour, the Newman Trophy and the Golden Stick award (most number of goals in regular season across all teams), won by Mark Loosschilder from Metro B.

Congrats to Kinchy, Mark and all the following players who were recognised  for the Winter 2017 season.

1st Team - VL2

Best & Fairest

  • 3rd  place - Kip Davey
  • 2nd place - Jamie Buxton
  • 1st place & Newman Trophy - James Kinch  

Highest Goal Scorer

  • 3rd  place – Harry Minchen – 4 Goals
  • 2nd place - Kip Davey – 5 Goals
  • 1st place – Cam Melville – 11 Goals


Reserves Team - VL2 Reserves

Best & Fairest

  • 3rd  place - Richard Arnott
  • 2nd place - Jointly equal Lachy & Rowan Slattery
  • 1st place - Andrew “Piddy” Strahan

Highest Goal Scorer

  • Equal 2nd places - Morgan Crouch, Matthew Weigall, Peter Kaleta , Lachy Slattery & Rowan Slattery
  • 1st place - Richard Arnott


Clubbies Team - Metro B

Best & Fairest

  • 3rd  place – equal Mark Loosschilder & Andrew Blizzard
  • 2nd place – Jono Hopley
  • 1st place – Charlie Hope

Highest Goal Scorer

  • 3rd  place – Tim Mustow – 14 Goals
  • 2nd place – Charlie Hope – 16 Goals
  • 1st place & Golden Stick winner – Mark Loosschilder  – 17 Goals


Club Player Recognition

Most Number of Games

  • Metro B  - Matthew Hopley (16) and Jules Landy (15)
  • 1st Reserves – Peter Kaleta (15) and Matthew Weigall & Richard Arnott (14 games)
  • 1st Team – John Collins and Jamie Buxton (both 16)


Big thanks also to our Club Coach, Jimmy Lekkas for his third year coaching at the club and to our Club sponsors Cadence Property and MAB. Also thanks to MGS who continue to support the club via the opportunity to train and play at Todd Rd.   

Big thanks to the 2016 / 17 Club Committee and to everyone who made a contribution to the Club on or off the field and will continue to do so in future.