The Western Region Football League celebrates the EJ Whitten Men’s Health Round annually.

Senior players in all three Divisions, wear specially designed EJ Whitten armbands, to help raise awareness of men’s health issues in our community.

As part of the round, one player from each team is awarded a Best on Ground medal. Here is a list of all the players who have won the EJ Whitten Medal:


Division 1 Division 2 Division 3
Albion – Nicholas Weightman Newport Power – Malek El-Hassan Braybrook – Nathan Calleja
Caroline Springs – Mitchell Bongiovanni Manor Lakes – Jackson Lesko Tarneit – Thomas Weybury
Altona – Cooper Page North Footscray – Reece Duffield Laverton – Thomas Long
Deer Park – Dyson Stevens Albanvale – Karl O’Donnell North Sunshine – Joshua McPherson
Spotswood – Josh Norton West Footscray – Josh Barker Glen Orden – Michael Giles
Sunshine – Liam Cavanagh Yarraville Seddon Eagles – Jesse Varsamakis Wyndham Suns –  Kaine Williams
St Albans – Ben Said Parkside – Chris Muratore Sunshine Heights – Steven Walters-Kepada
Hoppers Crossing – Chris Endres Point Cook –  Ryan Tandy Point Cook Centrals  – Luke Henderson
Wyndhamvale – Mackenzie Parker
Werribee Districts – Trent Lee



Division 1 Division 2 Division 3
Albion – Josh Bench Newport Power – Belal Mesto Braybrook – Sammy Larrizza
Caroline Springs – Keenan O’Shea Manor Lakes – Jackson Lesko Tarneit – Aaron Molivas
Altona – Josh Macdonald North Footscray – Sam Denby-Blake Laverton – Thomas Long
Deer Park – Chris Stewart Albanvale – Dean Formosa North Sunshine – Daniel Walsh
Spotswood – Nick Ryan West Footscray – Tobi Bray Parkside – Jason Cloke
Sunshine – Nathan Lyons Yarraville Seddon Eagles – Brayden Smith Wyndham Suns – Aaron Borg
St Albans – Leigh Brennan Sunshine Heights – Jarred Nielson
Hoppers Crossing – Jordan Mead Sanctuary Lakes – Mitch Zakynthinos
Wyndhamvale – Tyler Tessari
Werribee Districts – Mark Pozzuto