Saints pre­pare with new coach

McIvor Times - - LOCALCLASSIES -

HEATH­COTE foot­ballers and sup­port­ers gath­ered at Bar­rack Re­serve last week to meet with newlyap­pointed se­nior coach Wayne Prim­mer.

Prim­mer is a former Essendon foot­baller who coached Sand­hurst to a Bendigo Foot­ball League pre­mier­ship two years ago.

On Wed­nes­day, Prim­mer out­lined his ap­proach to the sea­son and ex­plained that fit­ness is the key to Heath­cote’s suc­cess in 2019 and be­yond.

Prior to Christ­mas, the Saints will be un­der­go­ing the first part of pre­sea­son, start­ing at 6 pm on Tues­day, Novem­ber 20.

For four weeks the team will train on Tues­day and Thurs­day be­fore they break for Christ­mas.

Club of­fi­cials were happy with the at­ten­dance at the ‘meet the coach’ day and are ex­cited about the 2019 sea­son.

Of­fi­cials are look­ing for­ward to see­ing some old and new faces on the train­ing track as the Saints pre­pare for the new sea­son.

Wayne Prim­mer

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