We're pleased to announce the appointment of Shannon Grant as the new Senior Coach for the next two years, following the resignation of Adam McPhee.
Shannon comes to our club with a wealth of Football and Coaching experience. He has played over 300 AFL / VFL games, played in the 1999 winning AFL Premiership with North Melbourne and also won the Norm Smith medal in that game.
He started his Footy career in 1995 with the Sydney Swans.
Over the past 3 seasons (2012-2014) he has been an assistant coach at the Western Bulldogs where he was responsible for various roles over that period. Prior to that he was the senior coach as the Bendigo Bombers for 3 years (2009-2011), worked at the Essendon FC as a development coach (2010-2011) and had a stint at Frankston FC as its senior coach (2008-2009).
We welcome Grant to the Jets!