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Coaches

Coaches

Perth Scorchers BBL

Head Coach - Justin Langer

Langer was appointed Head Coach of the Perth Scorchers in November 2012 and has guided the club to three consecutive BIG Finals and premierships in BBL|03 and BBL|04. Langer served as batting coach with the Australian team for three years. One of the greats of WA cricket, Langer retired as the highest run-scorer for WA in first class cricket and was also the first WA player to reach 100 one-day matches for the State. Langer represented his country in 105 Test matches, scoring 7696 runs at an average of 45.27, with 23 centuries and 30 half-centuries.

Assistant Coach - Kade Harvey

Harvey is a former Western Australian all-rounder who has worked as a part-time assistant coach with the Scorchers since BBL|02. As a past player, he played 11 seasons for WA and won three domestic one-day titles. He also was a two-time Olly Cooley Medal winner in WA Premier Cricket. Harvey was appointed as a full-time assistant coach for the Alcohol.Think Again Western Warriors and Scorchers in May 2017.

Assistant Coach - Stewart Walters

Walters enjoyed a decade-long career with UK County cricket with Surrey and Glamorgan interspersed with stints in WA Premier Cricket with Midland-Guildford, twice winning the Olly Cooley Medal. Walters previously coached Midland-Guildford and WA's Country XI, before joining the WACA and leading the State's Under-19's side to the National title in 2016. He was appointed as Scorchers assistant coach in May 2017.

Academy Head Coach - Geoff Marsh

Development Coach - Wayne Andrews

Talent Manager - David Fitzgerald

Performance Analyst - Dean Plunkett

Head Physiotherapist - Nick Jones

Physiotherapist - Chris Quinnell

Head Strength & Conditioning Coordinator - Warren Andrews

Strength & Conditioning Coordinator - Rob Chipchase

Medical Officer - Dr. Sandra Mejak

Dietitian - Clare Wood

Psychologist - TBC

Player Development Manager - TBC

High Performance Coordinator - Melissa Heron


Perth Scorchers WBBL

Head Coach - Lisa Keightley

Keightley, who guided the Scorchers to the WBBL|01 semi-finals, has vast previous experience as a coach, winning the WNCL with the NSW Breakers in the mid-2000s shortly after retiring as a player, while she was also the first-ever female coach of Australia, when appointed in 2007. Prior to joining the Scorchers, she worked as the head coach of the England women’s academy. Keightley’s playing career was distinguished, with nine Tests and 82 One-Day Internationals for Australia as a top-order batswoman.

Assistant Coach - Michael Dighton

Development Coach - Orazio Santalucia

Mentor Coach - Zoe Goss

Performance Analyst - Andrew Dols

Physiotherapist - Myles Murphy

Strength & Conditioning Coordinator - Joey Rotundo

Medical Officer - Dr. Tom Hill

Dietitian - Clare Wood

Psychologist - Heather McGregor-Bayne

Player Development Manager - Tarryn Dickerson

High Performance Program Manager - Morag Croser

High Performance Coordinator - Jen Anyalai