Coaches

Coaches

V Squad coaches bring extensive current football knowledge and experience from the TAC Cup, VFL, AFL and Victorian Representative teams.

Our coaching focus is on adapting drills and activities from the elite pathway and creating a high-performance learning environment. Communication and engagement are central to our coaching style, with plenty of challenges and fun thrown in.

Current coaches include:

  • Torin Baker – Senior Coach (Hawthorn, former Western Jets Head Coach / Maribyrnong Sports College)
  • Malcolm Bangs – Tackling & Contact Coach
  • Daniel Lowther – Geelong VFL
  • Leigh Brown – Victorian Metro U18s (former Gippsland Power Head Coach)
  • Josh Bourke – Sandringham Dragons (former Dandenong Stingrays / Victoria Country U16s)
  • Jamie Maddocks – Western Bulldogs
  • Jordan Russell – Western Bulldogs
  • Heath Hocking – Essendon
  • Luke McCormick – Victorian U12s / Eastern Ranges
  • Wayne Schultz - Essendon VFL
  • Paul Hudson - former St. Kilda Development Coach