1st grade bowling records

Statistics current to 01-Apr-2016

career aggregrate

   
646 Charlie O'Connor
252 Andrew Trappel
234 Steve Atkins
230 John Wright
213 Kevin Ellenor
198 Max Whybin
197 John Lane
197 Tom Hedges
179 Warren Trappel
171 Peter Edmonds

The fearsome Kevin Ellenor charging through the crease

career average

minimum 50 wickets

   
9.99 Charles Bridge (109 wickets)
10.02 Richard Gilmour (170 wickets)
10.29 Mick Hinman (58 wickets)
11.09 William Langford (69 wickets)
11.64 John Wright (230 wickets)
11.82 Bruce Whipp (65 wickets)
12.17 Col Thompson (127 wickets)
12.52 Darrell Sullivan (152 wickets)
12.83 Paul Johns (52 wickets)
12.96 Steve Gibson (170 wickets)

Steve Gibson: 170 career wickets @ 12.96

season aggregate

minimum 40 wickets, incl. finals

   
60 Richard Gilmour (1956-57)
58 Steve Gibson (1981-82)
56 Col Thompson (1953-54)
56 Steve Atkins (1984-85)
55 Steve Gibson (1980-81)
51 Charlie O'Connor (1959-60)
49 Steve Atkins (1981-82)
48 Richard Gilmour (1957-58)
45 Charlie O'Connor (1956-57)
45 Charlie O'Connor (1967-68)
45 Charlie O'Connor (1969-70)
45 Darrell Sullivan (1971-72)
45 Kevin Ellenor (1974-75)
44 Charlie O'Connor (1960-61)
42 Max Whybin (1959-60)
40 John Wright (1953-54)
40 Richard Gilmour (1955-56)
40 Charlie O'Connor (1964-65)
40 Steve Atkins (1980-81)



Steve Gibson and Steve Atkins - a dangerous combination with the new ball!

best figures - match

minimum 10 wickets

   
15-81 Mick Hinman (1953-54)
14-102 Charlie O'Connor (1960-61)
12-15 John Wright (1954-55)
12-51 Col Thompson (1952-53)
12-53 Oliver Jones (1961-62)
12-66 Steve Atkins (1984-85)
12-142 Charlie O'Connor (1968-69)
11-16 Richard Gilmour (1955-56)
11-45 Charlie O'Connor (1961-62)
11-73 Max Whybin (1960-61)
10-33 William Langford(1948-49)
10-33 Charles Bridge (1957-58)
10-34 Richard Gilmour (1955-56)
10-38 Darrell Sullivan (1969-70)
10-39 Kevin Hill (1967-68)
10-57 Charlie O'Connor (1966-67)
10-58 Charlie O'Connor (1967-68)
10-74 Charlie O'Connor (1959-60)
10-74 Charlie O'Connor (1962-63)
10-78 Oliver Jones (1960-61)


Mick Hinman (15-81) took the best match figures of all time for Western Suburbs on the opening match at Coronation Oval in 1953-54

best figures - innings

minimum 8 wickets

   
9-17 Jeff Kennedy (1951-52)
8-12 Richard Gilmour (1955-56)
8-14 Oliver Jones (1961-62)
8-14 Steve Gibson (1982-83)
8-15 Col Thompson (1953-54)
8-16 Charles Bridge (1957-58)
8-24 Richard Gilmour (1957-58)
8-31 Steve Gibson (1980-81)
8-32 Richard Gilmour (1956-57)
8-35 Steve Atkins (1981-82)
8-39 Peter Edmonds (1982-83)
8-69 Charlie O'Connor (1964-65)
8-70 Mick Hinman (1953-54)

Charles Bridge - a career innings best of 8-16 in Western Suburbs colours

career 10 wicket matches

   
7 Charlie O'Connor
2 Richard Gilmour
2 Oliver Jones
1 Steve Atkins
1 Max Whybin
1 Charles Bridge
1 John Wright
1 Col Thompson
1 Darrell Sullivan
1 William Langford
1 Mick Hinman
1 Kevin Hill

Steve Atkins - the most recent Plover to take 10 wickets in a match, back in 1984-85

career 5 wicket innings

minimum 10 5 wicket innings

   
39 Charlie O'Connor
17 Steve Atkins
15 Steve Gibson
12 Max Whybin
11 John Wright
11 John Lane
11 Warren Trappel
11 Richard Gilmour
10 Kevin Ellenor

Kevin Ellenor & John Lane - the fiery new ball pairing from the 1970s

hat tricks

   
  Col Thompson (Round 8, 1953-54)
  Col Thompson (Round 10, 1953-54)
  Eddie Hill (Round 1, 1959-60)
  Darrell Sullivan (Round 11, 1969-70)
  Steve Barnett (Round 14, 1990-91)
  Neil Crittenden (Round 1, 1999-2000)

Neil Crittenden - the most recent hat-trick taker for Western Suburbs in 1st Grade from 1999-2000 vs Thornton Park