Completion of 2017 season

Statistics notes

  • Rob Haala moves to equal 10th place on the all-time boundary umpire list – 307 (Jonathan Creasey) and equal 4th place on the all-time finals boundary umpire list – 27 (Walter Naismith)
  • Adam Wojcik moves to 4th place on the all-time finals goal umpire list – 26 (Anthony Black – 25)
  • Mitch Le Fevre is the most  experienced boundary umpire to debut in a grand final – 227 matches (previously Rob Haala 195). He is the second most overall behind Scott Jeffery (F) – 308
  • Simon Meredith (42 years 203 days) and Shaun Ryan (42 years 52 days) are the two oldest field umpires to umpire a VFL/AFL grand final.  Note we don’t have a year of birth for Jack Irving or an exact date of birth in 1893 for Bob Scott (previously Darren Goldspink 42 years 18 days in 2006)
  • There were no changes to the original appointments

Umpire2017Career
Ray Chamberlain21264
Jeffrey Dalgleish25166
Curtis Deboy2455
Christopher Donlon24268
Robert Findlay23188
Leigh Fisher2396
Craig Fleer1876
Nicholas Foot1695
Hayden Gavine1010
Eleni Glouftsis55
David Harris2192
Leigh Haussen1112
Sam Hay20158
Brendan Hosking24109
Rowan Hundertmark11
Scott Jeffery15324
Chris Kamolins18207
Dean Margetts21298
Shane McInerney24466
Simon Meredith27315
Andrew Mitchell20104
Jacob Mollison24191
Mathew Nicholls28308
Robert O'Gorman1965
Troy Pannell17205
Brett Rosebury23371
Benjamin Ryan20121
Shaun Ryan24282
Justin Schmitt23350
Andrew Stephens2172
Matt Stevic26331
Brent Wallace536
Nathan Williamson2222
Umpire2017Career
Jordan Andrews2051
Michael Baker2020
Adam Bastick2087
Graham Bergroth22110
Peter Bock1728
Christopher Bull17139
Ian Burrows4252
Sean Burton1431
Adam Coote11278
Patrick Cran2142
Damien Cusack2590
Brett Dalgleish24166
Aaron Deckys19313
Nathan Doig22254
Christopher Esler19123
Daniel Field-Read1962
Josh Garrett2037
Chris Gordon23212
Robert Haala21307
Gareth Hughes1838
Matthew Jenkinson22129
Matthew Konetschka24124
Drew Kowalski16128
Ryan Kukura924
Mitch Le Fevre25228
Tim Lougoon2179
Benjamin Macdonald2121
Damien Main66
Michael Marantelli24167
Joshua Mather1879
Jason Moore2381
Timothy Morrison23152
Lachlan Rayner2243
Christopher Roberts23207
Michael Saunders20192
James Scully1549
Robert Taylor20104
Dillon Tee18124
Shane Thiele24178
Mark Thomson23358
Matthew Tomkins22141
Nicholas Wade16116
Corey Watkins1717
Umpire2017Career
Chris Appleton19249
Shaun Apted16107
Steven Axon16202
Dylan Benwell99
Sally Boud1020
Peter Challen1560
Michael Craig1862
Matthew Dervan2136
Luke Edwards1761
Mark Ensbey1753
Daniel Hoskin1497
Brodie Kenny-Bell1751
Courtney Lai1161
Matthew Maclure88
Angus McKenzie-Wills1631
Alistair Meldrum1323
Rose O'Dea1045
Michael Palm1777
Steven Piperno1746
David Rodan44
Chelsea Roffey16220
Brett Rogers16114
Tristan Symes15136
Luke Walker22261
Stephen Williams20160
Daniel Wilson19220
Adam Wojcik22193

Timekeeper2017Total*
Cameron Bell27348
Rohan Briggs1637
Eliza Broadbent2598
Glen Callaghan1075
Alan Cloherty1385
Dave Elliott18116
David Flegg26112
Dusty Gould99
Dale Hoffman22213
Chris Howarth-Crewsdon1992
David Loughnan2060
Frank Lourey1322
Chris Marathakis972
Andrew Miller21106
Aaron Morse1482
Brad Noonan26173
Chris Patterson13263
Adam Peacock1652
Stan Pettett25126
Michael Sexton23133
Don Stock23264
Ashley Thomas1377
Simon Thomas1384
* since 2003
Steward2017Total*
John Adams1478
Peta Allan33
Adrian Barlow21201
Cameron Bell15156
Taylah Cooke33
Leo Corrieri1272
Andrew Cross19114
John Curran148
Tony Dionysopoulos825
Brett Dodge15156
Dusty Gould1482
Adam Gulliver22222
Ryan Harder16132
Carli Harris55
Kylie Jones1332
Mick Keane1230
Joel Kearney2397
Sam Kronja15108
Tom Mccoy163
Marcus Middleton1111
Anthony Mitchell15105
Sean Molloy173
Simon Murphy1010
Ben Nicholson1469
Elizabeth Rhodes1127
Aaron Royall1052
Lauren Schultz1186
Vince Sercia17115
Sam Sheehan1269
Mark Smith33
Wade Stewart11115
Michelle Thomson1880
Natasha Trestrail1352
Ryan Warburton1250
Christie Williams1212
*since 2003

Records

UmpireGames 
Current streak leaders
Simon Meredith58
Matt Nicholls56
Leigh Fisher32
Chris Donlon31
Shane McInerney31
Jacob Mollison31
All Time leaders
Hayden Kennedy495
Shane McInerney466
Rowan Sawers410
Stephen McBurney401
Darren Goldspink371
Brett Rosebury371
Scott McLaren365
Bryan Sheehan363
Ian Robinson353
Finals leaders
Brett Rosebury40
Jack Elder39
Hayden Kennedy39
Darren Goldspink37
Bryan Sheehan37
Brett Allen37
Ian Robinson35
Rowan Sawers35
Scott McLaren34
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Current Streak leaders
Jason Moore14
Various (3)12
All Time leaders
Darren Wilson404
Mark Thomson358
Herbert Kent330
John Morris325
Murray Williams320
Aaron Deckys313
Des Fitzgerald312
Shane Jansen311
John Hicks308
Jonathan Creasey307
Rob Haala307
Matthew Vitiritti300
Finals leaders
Darren Wilson48
Mark Thomson31
Lindsay Lancaster29
Jonathan Creasey29
Ian Burrows29
Walter Naismith27
Rob Haala27
Peter McDonald25
Shane Jansen25
Jack Fitt25
Murray Williams25
Adam Coote25
UmpireGames
Current streak leaders
Brodie Kenny-Bell7
Stephen Williams5
All Time leaders
David Dixon356
David Flegg337
Craig Clark334
Mark Canning319
Colin Hood311
Charles Bell310
Steve Stirling304
Finals leaders
Luke Walker37
David Dixon34
Craig Clark28
Adam Wojcik26
Anthony Black25
Reg Treloar24
Chris Appleton24
Mark Canning20
David Flegg19
Steven Stirling18