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Essendon

President: Simon Tobin

Admin Manager: Jenny Tobin

Telephone: 0407 877 290

Email: jen_tobin1@outlook.com

Main Ground: Windy Hill, Brewster Street, Essendon

Colours: Red & Black

Men's Coach: Ben Fletcher

Men's 1st XI Captain: James Seymour

Website: www.essendoncc.com.au

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Historical Records

Club Records

Highest Score For: 9(dec)/514 vs Northcote (1965/66 Final)

Highest Score Against

8(dec)/526 by Footscray-Edgewater (2013/14 Final)

828 by Melbourne (1891/92)

Lowest Score For:

30 vs Northcote (1958/59)

30 vs Richmond (1913/14)

Lowest Score Against: 41 by Northcote (1958/59)

Most Matches: Keith Kirby - 262

 

Premierships

Men's 1st XI: 2

Men's 2nd XI: 4

Men's 3rd XI: 2

Men's 4th XI: 3

Dowling Shield: 3

Men's Club Championship: 3

Batting Records

Highest Aggregate - Career: Craig Berger - 7,938 runs

Highest Aggregate - Season: Aaron Ayre - 1,057 runs (2018/19)

Highest Individual Score: Ben Fletcher - 210* vs Geelong (2008/09)

Bowling Records

Highest Aggregate - Career: Keith Kirby - 623 wickets

Highest Aggregate - Season

William 'Weary' Wilson - 67 wickets (1943/44)

Jack Grant - 66 wickets (1969/70)

Best Bowling - Innings: Keith Kirby - 9/34 vs Footscray (1976/77)

Best Bowling - Match: Norm Blundell - 17/117 (9/49 & 8/68) vs Hawthorn-East Melbourne (1946/47)

Wicket Keeping Records

Most Victims - Career:

Hugh 'Harry' Nunn - 312 dismissals (205 ct/105 st)

Most Victims - Season: John Shannon - 46 (32 ct/14 st) - 1996/97

Most Victims - Innings: 

Brian Lugar - 7 (6 ct/1 st) vs University (1960/61)

John Shannon - 7 (5 ct/2 st) vs Melbourne (1998/99)

Most Victims - Match: John Shannon - 9 (7 ct/2 st) vs Geelong (2002/03)

Partnership Records

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