Posted on Tuesday 3rd July, 2018


The Western Region Football League celebrated EJ Whitten Men’s Health Round at the weekend.

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

Ted Whitten Jnr, founder of the EJ Whitten Foundation, attended the Laverton and Braybrook game at Laverton Park on Saturday. He spoke with players after the match about the importance of having annual check-ups with your doctor.

As part of the round, one player from each team was awarded a Best on Ground medal:

RAMS Division 1

Altona – Cooper Page

Deer Park – Dyson Stevens

Caroline Springs – Mitchell Bongiovanni

Albion – Nicholas Weightman

Hoppers Crossing – Chris Endres

St Albans – Ben Said

Sunshine – Liam Cavanagh

Werribee Districts – Trent Lee

Wyndhamvale – Mackenzie Parker

Spotswood – Josh Norton

Division 2

Albanvale – Karl O’Donnell

Point Cook – Ryan Tandy

Manor Lakes – Jackson Lesko

Newport Power – Malek El-Hassan

North Footscray – Reece Duffield

Parkside – Chris Muratore

Yarraville Seddon Eagles – Jesse Varsamakis

West Footscray – Josh Barker

Division 3

Laverton – Thomas Long

Braybrook – Nathan Calleja

North Sunshine – Joshua McPherson

Glen Orden – Michael Giles

Sunshine Heights – Steven Walters-Kepada

Wyndham Suns – Kaine Williams

Tarneit – Thomas Weybury

Point Cook Centrals – Luke Henderson