Premierships

The Club first tasted the ultimate success in 1898.  The Club has added another 13 senior premierships to our tally since that victory.

 1898  1928  1955   1956   1961   1962   1970    1972    1973    1977    1984    2008   2009
             

 

2014

In 1984 the Club joined the senior ranks of the Victorian Amateur Football Association and we have played in nine grand finals for four premierships. We recognise our successes below:

1898

 

1928

(undefeated season)

Williamstown 15.12.102 defeated Essendon 11.6.72

Best: T Quinn, S. Elliott, Daly, Gubbins, Ward
Coach John Martin

From this team Tommy Gubbins went on to join Essendon VFL, Stewart Elliott played for Melbourne VFL and Jim Ward played with Williamstown in the VFA.

 

1955

Williamstown 11.11.77 defeated South Yarra 4.10.34

Best: Team effort apparently.
Goals: Lee 3, Hill 3, Bunting 3, Morrie 1, John Kenny 1.

 

1956

Williamstown 4.8.32 defeated Clifton Hill 4.6.30

Best: Team effort in a slog. Warlo unlucky not to get an individual mention.
Goals: J Kenny 2, G Bunting 1, M Barry 1.

 

1961

Williamstown 12.11.83 defeated Coburg 8.9.57

Best: L Loton, J Falloon, F Salter, D Morgan, F Jones, J Miler, T Vaughan.
Goals: Kenny 3, Murphy 3, Bunting 2, Morgan 2, Hewitt 2, Kenny 2, Croft 1.

 

1962

Williamstown 10.9.69 defeated Thornbury 5.6.30

Best: J Murphy, J Miller, P Colvin, J ambrose, F Jones, B Ellis.
Goals: Murphy 3, Bunting 3, Ellis 2, O’Flynn 1, Campbell 1.

 

1970

Williamstown 15.22.112 defeated Flemington 10.11.71

Best: Another team effort suggests Dan
Goals: Hynes 4, Henry 3, Jones 2, Campbell2, Rosenzweig 2, Rieger 1, Featherstone 1.

 

1972

Williamstown 18.9.117 defeated Ivanhoe 11.15.81

Best: R Grima, D Henry, J Henry, D Wilkie, B Blott, J Murphy
Goals: Norton 3, Halley 3, Wilkie 2, Murphy 2, Henry 2, Ward 1, Zammit 1, Rosenzweig 1, Jones 1.

 

1973

Williamstown 17.13.115 defeated South Melbourne 12.13.85

Best: T Quinn, S Elliott
Goals: Quinn 4, Daly 3, Ward 2, Kenny 1, Elliott 1, Reidy 1, McInerney 1, Doig 1.

 

1977

Williamstown 17.10.112 defeated Newport 7.16.58

Best: T Quinn, S Elliott
Goals: Quinn 4, Daly 3, Ward 2, Kenny 1, Elliott 1, Reidy 1, McInerney 1, Doig 1.

 

1984

Williamstown 19.10.124 defeated Preston 11.17.83

Best: A Elliott, P MCNamara, J Neenan, J Murphy, D Mitchell, L Loton
Goals: 

Coach: G Clough

 

 

2008

Williamstown 12.17.89 defeated Eltham 3.11.29

Best: B Hynes, C Taylor
Goals: 

Coach: Alan Elliott

 

2009

Williamstown 15.9.99 defeated Old Penisula 9.18.72

Best: B Gray, C Taylor, C Richards, W Cooper
Goals:

Coach: Alan Elliott

 

 

 

2014

Williamstown 16.14.110 defeated Therry Penola 8.6.54

 Williamstown CYMS                  6.1,  7.7,  13.13,  16.14  (110)

Therry Penola                           1.1,  2.4,  4.5,  8.6  (54)

Goals: M. John 6, S. Puhar 3, J. Gray 2, L. Molan 1, R. Joy 1, C. Richards 1,  R. Chan 1, A. Heaver 1 

Best: M John, R Danaher, T Johnstone, S Puhar, B Gray, T Murphy, D Calman-Orr, J Gray

Coach: Matthew Montebello