Coaches named, Superoos ready to bound into 2018 LVFNL season

SUPEROOS LEADERS: Mitiamo's football and netball coaching panel for 2018 - Rachel Hay, Michelle Diss, Jenna Guy, Sam Daykin, Kylie Piercy, Glenda Thomas, Andy Grant, Jenny Clohesy, Liam Clohesy and Ben Bacon.
SUPEROOS LEADERS: Mitiamo's football and netball coaching panel for 2018 - Rachel Hay, Michelle Diss, Jenna Guy, Sam Daykin, Kylie Piercy, Glenda Thomas, Andy Grant, Jenny Clohesy, Liam Clohesy and Ben Bacon.

MITIAMO is set to launch into the 2018 Loddon Valley Football-Netball League season following the appointment of its coaching panel that includes several new faces.

Among them are both the club’s senior and reserves football coaches.

Andy Grant has taken the helm as the new senior coach.

Grant has been an assistant coach at the Superoos and is following in the footsteps of his father, Bill, who has also previously coached the club, including to its last senior flag in 2009. 

Ben Bacon – who has been with Mitiamo since he was 17 – has been appointed the new coach of the reserves.

On the netball court, the Superoos have added the experienced Kylie Piercy from Eaglehawk to their coaching panel.

Piercy will jointly coach Mitiamo’s A and B grade teams with Jenny Clohesy.

Jenna Guy has been reappointed C grade coach and Glenda Thomas is leading the C reserve team, while other netball coaches are Sam Daykin (under-17s), Chloe Whitfield (under-15s) and Rachel Hay and Michelle Diss (minis).

Senior netball tryouts begin on Tuesday, December 12, from 6.30pm and junior tryouts start on the same day from 5.30pm.

All sessions will be held at the Goden City netball courts in West Bendigo.

For more information contact Glenda Thomas on 0459 110 838.