Werribee legends honour loyal A-Grade captain

Werribee legends honour loyal A-Grade captain

THE OXFORD Dictionary defines the word captain as someone who is the “leader of a team”, a “powerful and influential person in a particular field.”

Amanda O’Malley our captain lives up to that definition – an influential leader both on and off the court for many years.

A first time club captain in 2018, her ability to be an inspiration and constant support to her teammate is admired by all those around her.

Amanda leads by example playing every match in the same way – with skill, passion, determination and courage.

Today Amanda plays her 200th game for Werribee Centrals against Belmont at Galvin Park, so we have taken this opportunity to reflect on her outstanding career and congratulate Amanda on this milestone.

The Werribee Centrals family couldn’t be any prouder of how Amanda consistently goes about her netball and her commitment to the club over the last 10 years.

Sincerely, Nicole Weatherley
Werribee Centrals A-Grade coach

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS:

2006, 2007, 2008-3 Peat Premiership – Amanda’s career success at Centrals couldn’t have started better. She joined as a junior player but was quickly elevated to the senior team.

2006 – 17&U Premiership.

2013, 2014 coached D-Grade to ‘2 Premierships’

2015 coach C-Grade to the Grand Final but unfortunately fell short of the win

2013, 2014, 2015, 2016 – Premiership 4 Peat, Undoubtedly the highlight of Amanda’s career.

2016 Club Best Fairest

Six-time Interleague representative

2014, 2018 inter league best on court

TRIBUTES:

“Amanda is one of a side most tenacious and formidable goal keeper in the league. Her sheer domination can determine the team’s chances of success.”
Lina Luta
Werribee Centrals premiership coach (2013-16)

“She embraces every challenge that comes her way and never passes up an opportunity to learn. Her determination to win is infectious and she sets out to achieve that every game. Amanda wants the best from herself and her team mates and that is a player you want on your team.” Danielle Stewart
Werribee Centrals past player & coach

GALLERY:



GDFNL MEDIA
15/06/2018

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