Tony Graham was re-elected President, Brian Dowsett Secretary, Win Lilburne Treasurer.
Netball Presidents Michelle McFadden and Jan Blair, Secretary Leonie Van Mourik, Treasurer Robyn Dawson.
Coaching appointments, Seniors Peter Lange and Phillip Tagliabue re-appointed, Reserves John Rankin re-appointed, U18’s Dennis Wall re-appointed, U15’s Michael Thompson.
Netball A’s,B’s Carolyn Forte, C’s,D’s Melinda Gall and Lynne Ord, U18’s Caroline Forte, U16’s Andrea Lilburne and Debbie Cass, U14’s Marni Vaught and Jocelyn Madden, U12’s Debbie Todd and Annette Fitzgerald, Midgets Amber Haines.
Captains, Seniors Colin Bennett re-appointed, Reserves Peter Kleindienst, U18’s ??, U15’s Robert Ranieri.
Leopold fields Seniors, Reserves, U18’s and U15’s in the BFL.
Leopold Netball fields A, B, C, D, U18’s, U16’s, U14’s, U12’s and Midgets in the BNA.
Tony Graham awarded Life Membership of Bellarine Football League.
St. Leonards folds.
Teams in Bellarine and District Football League are Anglesea, Barwon Heads, Drysdale, Newcomb, Ocean Grove, Portarlington, Queenscliff, Torquay, and Leopold.
U18 Greg Lochhead kicks 8 goals in round 4, Leopold 27-15-177 d Barwon Heads 0-1-1.
Tony Brown selected in Geelong Schoolboys U15 State carnival team.
Oct 21st. A special meeting of members passed a resolution “That Leopold Football Club Inc. make application to join the Geelong Football League’
Nov 6th, A meeting of approx. 160 members voted to apply to join the Geelong Football League
This requires a clearance from the Bellarine Football League and acceptance from the Geelong Football League. There was some opposition to the move due to the uncertain future of the Netball section.
Geelong Football League grants Leopold‘s affiliation pending clearance from Bellarine Football League.
Bellarine Football League votes 13 –1 against, to reject Leopold’s clearance.
Leopold appeals to West Coast Football Council who support Leopold’s position and grant clearance to Geelong Football League.
Seniors finish 4th of 9 teams with 12 wins and reach Grand Final, Leopold 5-7-37, Anglesea 10-15-75.
Reserves, 2nd of 9 reams with 14 wins and reach Preliminary Final, Leopold 9-8-62, Drysdale 18-10-118.
U18’s, 4th of 9 teams with 13 wins and reach First Semi-final, Leopold 5-10-40, Ocean Grove 7-11-53.
Netball A’s finish 4th of 10 teams with 12 wins and reach First Semi-final against Torquay.
B’s, 1st of 10 teams with 14 wins and reach Grand Final, Leopold 18, Drysdale 35.
C’s, 7th of 10 teams with 8 wins, D’s finish 8th of 10 teams with 4 wins, U18’s finish 6th of 10 teams with 7 wins,
U16’s, 4th of 10 teams with 11 wins and reach Grand Final, Leopold 20, Drysdale 31.
U14’s, 9th of 10 teams with 4 wins.
Leading Goalkickers, Seniors Simon Grundell (54). Reserves Hazem Mansour (31). U18’s Greg Lochhead (24). U15’s Daniel Sullivan (21).
Senior Best and Fairest, Graeme Watson. Reserves, Brett Lewis. U18’s, Paul Hayden. U15’s, Tony Brown.
Umpire’s best and fairest, Graeme Watson, Reserves Greg Calder, U18’s Paul Hayden, U15’s Scott McLeod.
Netball Best and Fairest, A’s, Leonie Van Mourik. B’s, Jocelyn Maddern. C’s, Pam Johnson. D’s, Jaqui Pease. U18’s, Marnie Vaught. U16’s, Sarah and Fiona Greenwood. U14’s, Natalie Lennox, U12’s, Judd Burns.
Netball, U18’s, Marnie Vaught wins back to back League Best and Fairest. U16’s Sarah Greenwood League best and fairest runner up (equal) U14’s Natalie Lennox League best and fairest runner up.
National Mutual/Victoria Police Olympus Award won by Leopold U16 team.
U18’s Marnie Vaught selected in Country Week Team.
100 games achieved by David Ash and Peter Kleindienst.