412 SENIOR GAMES CLUB RECORD
Steve started his football career in under 10’s at Loxton and went through all the junior grades, playing only 1 season of senior colts , under 18 and then straight into the A-grade, where he debuted against Berri in Round 1.Only other Westbrook that has played A-Grade for Loxton is Lew Westbrook.
Number: # 11 Games: 412
Nickname: Westy A-Grade Games: 279
Previous position: Everything except ruck B-Grade Games: 133
Favourite Position: Guts B-Grade Premiership 2008
A-Grade Debut: 1991 8 x Team of the Year
A-Grade Best & Fairest in 1994 3rd in A-Grade goal kicking
2 x A-Grade Premiership 1996 & 2006
Who were you’re A-Grade coaches in your time at Loxton?: Terry Papst, Kevin Pedler, Des Drogemuller, Kevin Madden, Matthew Schutz, Murray Voigt, Mick Zerna, Leigh Kruger, Steve Smith, David Byrnes and Mark Wright.
Best memory? The 3 Grand Finals. Getting thrown of the ferry by Hamish Roy on a mad Monday.
Best players you have seen? Mick Pontt, Daniel Evans
Most annoying player? Anthony Lippis
SANFL Team: Sturt
AFL Team: Not Crows , Port or Collingwood. Have been known to change teams half way through a grand final.
Biggest influence on your career: Terry Papst because he was very tough.
Favourite Player I have ever played with: Saxon Westbrook
Most Reported Player: Braden Smith
Most Yellow Cards: Scooter Wheeldon
TOP 10 A-GRADE LEADING GOALKICKERS
Michael Gutsche 424 Daniel Evans 246
Matthew Schutz 333 Mark Pontt 219
Steve Westbrook 299 Nick Uren 200
Fred Proud 258 Jamahl Liddle 184
Paul Campbell 248 Ash Montgomery 172
No records are kept for the B-Grade, so 299 goals in 279 games for A’s, then you got 133 B-Grade games should equal 133 plus B-Grade goals so that equals 432 which is more than Michael Gutsche on 424.
1 A-grade game of equalling Bakers record and only 1 goal away from scoring your 300th major for the club. Will you be pushing for A-grade selection and annoy the shit out of Kruges for the rest of the season? YES
and I’m still keen to play senior footy with Hunter!