1st grade appearance records

Statistics current to 01-Apr-2018

career appearances

minimum 100 appearances

   
220 Anthony Ellicott
211 Andrew Trappel
204 Charlie O'Connor
170 Steve Barnett
161 Peter Edmonds
161 Rod Douglas
143 Kevin Hill
129 Eddie Hill
123 Timothy Clarke
119 Alan Hale
119 George Hyde
117 Warren Trappel
113 Pat Edmonds
112 Brad Shone
108 Geoff Mitchell
101 Robert Wells

Robert Wells - 101 appearances in the top grade for Western Suburbs

captaincy appearances

minimum 30 appearances

   
112 Andrew Trappel
99 Eddie Hill
73 Warren Trappel
56 Ken Shine
48 Jason Allen
46 Charlie O'Connor
40 Steve Barnett
39 Robert Brown
32 John Hayward

Andrew Trappel - first to captain Western Suburbs 1st Grade 100 times in 2013-14

consecutive appearances

minimum 50 consecutive appearances

   
71 Max Whybin (Round 6, 1955-56 to Round 7, 1961-62)
67 Steve Barnett (Round 7, 1986-87 to Round 6, 1991-92)
66 Darrell Sullivan (Round 1, 1968-69 to Round 14, 1972-73)
54 Warren Trappel (Round 12, 1979-80 to Round 7, 1983-84)

Warren Trappel - 54 consecutive matches between 1979-80 and 1983-84

fastest to 50 appearances

number of days from debut to 50th appearance

   
1155 Alan Hale (Debut: 11-Oct-1980; 50th: 10-Dec-1983)
1155 Greg Smith (Debut: 11-Oct-1980; 50th: 10-Dec-1983)
1190 Dustin McGrath (Debut: 24-Oct-2009; 50th: 26-Jan-2013)
1204 Darrell Sullivan (Debut: 28-Sep-1968; 50th: 15-Jan-1972)
1218 Warren Trappel (Debut: 06-Oct-1979; 50th: 05-Feb-1983)

Greg Smith - joint record holder with Alan Hale

slowest to 50 appearances

number of days from debut to 50th appearance

   
7000 Warren Howard (Debut: 14-Nov-1953; 50th: 13-Jan-1973)
6328 Joe French (Debut: 18-Oct-1952; 50th: 14-Feb-1970)
4123 Colin Cowan (Debut: 01-Oct-1960; 50th: 15-Jan-1972)
4074 Geoff Mitchell (Debut: 14-Oct-1967; 50th: 09-Jan-1978)
4060 Richard Van Haren (Debut: 12-Dec-1953; 50th: 23-Jan-1965)
3787 Mathew Sanders (Debut: 26-Oct-2002; 50th: 09-Mar-2013)

Mathew Sanders - bringing up 50 appearances in 2012-13

fastest to 100 appearances

number of days from debut to 100th appearance

   
2702 Warren Trappel (Debut: 06-Oct-1979; 100th: 28-Feb-1987)
2849 Steve Barnett (Debut: 05-Jan-1985; 100th: 24-Oct-1992)
2947 Rod Douglas (Debut: 12-Oct-1974; 100th: 06-Nov-1982)
3031 Peter Edmonds (Debut: 09-Oct-1976; 100th: 26-Jan-1985)
3052 Robert Wells (Debut: 26-Oct-1996; 100th: 05-Mar-2005)

Peter Edmonds at the crease in the early 2000s

slowest to 100 appearances

number of days from debut to 100th appearance

   
6265 Geoff Mitchell (Debut: 14-Oct-1967; 100th: 08-Dec-1984)
5488 Eddie Hill (Debut: 08-Jan-1949; 100th: 18-Jan-1964)
4858 Kevin Hill (Debut: 10-Nov-1962; 100th: 28-Feb-1976)
4753 Timothy Clarke (Debut: 07-Oct-2000; 100th: 12-Oct-2013)
4466 Brad Shone (Debut: 03-Dec-1977; 100th: 24-Feb-1990)

Brad Shone bowling at Coronation Oval