2022 COACHES

Our Senior Men play in the EDFL Premier Division.
Our Senior Women play in Premier Division & Division 2.

Under 18.5 Men play in Premier & Division 1.
Under 18.5 Women play Division 1.

Our Junior teams (both boys & girls) range from Under 8s to Under 16s and play in various divisions.
In 2022, Marby will field 22 Junior Teams and 8 Senior Team.

SENIOR COACHES

LEADERSHIP TEAM 

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BRAD SWAIN

SENIOR MEN'S
HEAD COACH

Brad, who has been with us for the past two years as our Senior Assistant Coach, is a Level 3 AFL High Performance accredited coach who previously spent 3 years as a Line Coach at Port Melbourne in the VFL.

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PHIL POURSANIDIS

SENIOR WOMEN'S HEAD COACH

Phil is a Level 1 football coach and has been at Marby since 2017.  A former AFL player with the Carlton Football Club, Phil also holds a Physical Education degree and is passionate about Women’s Footy! 

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JARRAD CAREY

SENIOR MEN'S ASSISTANT COACH & FOOTBALL MANGER

Jarrad is a Level 2 coach with extensive and diverse experience across community footy as a Senior Coach, Development Coach and administrator. Jarrad also has significant experience at the elite level across 4 clubs, primarily as an opposition analyst & recruiting officer. 

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NICK BAILEY

SENIOR MEN'S
ASSISTANT COACH

Club legend Nick Bailey has been appointed Reserves Coach for 2021. A 2 time Premiership player with Marby, Bails is also a member of the MPFC Team of the Decade. More importantly he is great communicator & has an enormous amount of footy knowledge to share. 

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DARREN CADDY

SENIOR MENS ASSISTANT COACH

Darren is a Level 2 coach who has been Marby Staunch since 2012, joining the club following a 6yr coaching stint at VFL powerhouse Williamstown. Darren has coached his own teams at senior level and is passionate about player development. 

UNDER 18.5 GIRL'S
HEAD COACH

2022 SENIOR COACHES

Premier Division Senior Men:
Brad Swain

Assistants:
Nick Bailey, Jarrad Carey & Darren Caddy

Premier Senior Men Reserves:

Coach: Nick Bailey

 

 

U18.5 Men - Premier Division:
Pat Mollica, Head Coach

U18.5 Men - Division 2:
Adam Kennedy, Coach 

Senior Men Thirds:

Daniel Lanigan

Premier Division Senior Women:
Phil Poursanidis 

Assistant

Faith Considine & Tony Kilty 

 

Reserves Division 2 Senior Women:

Coach: Milly Beardmore

Assistant:

Kate Hughes 

U18.5 Women - Premier Division

Coach: James Mitchell
Assistant: TBA

2022 junior coaches

In 2022 Marby will field 17 under age teams from U8 - U16, Boys and Girls.

U8 Mixed Team 1: Scott & Dean Agresta

U10 Mixed Team 1: Luke Costa

U10 Mixed Team 2: Rob Thorpe

U12 Mixed Team 1: Ant Schiena

U12 Mixed Team 2: Marcus Lynch/Paul Limoli

U12 Mixed Team 3: Brodie Holland Luke Livingston

U14 Boys Team 1: Cain Liddle

U14 Boys Team 2: Brian Prosser

U14 Boys Team 3: Adrian McDonald

U16 Boys Team 1: Danny Gambaro

U16 Boys Team 2: Luke Costa

U16 Boys Team 3 : Michael Hande

U10 Girls Team 1: Bernie Hourgan

U12 Girls Team 1: Dan Fenech

U12 Girls Team 2 : Tristan Salter

U14 Girls Team 1: Paul Van Hees

U16 Girls Team 1: Dave Tonks