See here for some priceless photos from the Leeming Spartan Cricket Club’s 2000/01 season, which saw the first change in President in 21 years, as Peter Read succeeded the retiring Brian Waterer.
See here for some fantastic photos from our 1992/93 season, which was certainly highlighted by our first Premiership in the First Grade in almost two decades!
See here for some great photos of the Leeming Spartan Cricket Club during the years of 2000 to 2002, under President Peter Read!
The year of 2000 marked the dawn of a new age for the Leeming Spartan Cricket Club, beginning right at the top as we had our first new President, Peter Read, in more than twenty years, following the record set by Brian Waterer. Learn about this chapter in Spartan history here!
The Club experienced a sense of déjà vu in 2002, when, after a two year term, Peter Read relinquished the Presidency and Brian Waterer returned to the position he had, incredibly, occupied for a record twenty one seasons over two stints. Read all about this fascinating chapter, 2002 to 2006, in Spartan history here.
We’re now into our third edition in our “From The Spartan Archives” series, and today, we’re looking at examples of how the Club conveyed its messages before the internet age!
Long before the introduction of our website, the Club used frequent newsletters and chronicles to keep members in the know about our upcoming events.
The second instalment in our new “From The Spartan Archives” series recounts part of what was a comparatively brief chapter in our extensive history, our time at Trevor Gribble Reserve as the Bull Creek Spartans.
Specifically, this edition looks at the year of 1985, what proved to be our final one on Parry Avenue, before our move to John Connell Reserve.
The first instalment in our new “From The Spartan Archives” series features something truly incredible – our first ever premiership trophy!
During our Annual General Meeting last Sunday, we were delighted to receive the Club’s first ever premiership memorabilia from Brian Waterer, who incredibly and unexpectedly brought it along, and it will now sit in prime position in our trophy cabinet!
Over the course of the next few weeks, we’ll be bringing you a collection of stories based on our very extensive Leeming Spartan history!
With the aid of two Spartan legends in Graeme Ashley and Brian Waterer, we’ll be working to organise a series of posts based on the history of the Club – including any amazing, funny, rare, and incredible bits of information that we’ve collected over the last ninety nine years!
The fifth chapter in the history of the Leeming Spartan Cricket Club, which details the years between 1960 and 1978 under Jack Knox-Peden.
The fourth chapter in the history of the Leeming Spartan Cricket Club, which follows our resurgence following the Second World War.
The Leeming Spartan Cricket Club’s honour board helps to recognise some of the outstanding individuals who have made Leeming Spartan one of the most successful sporting clubs in Western Australia.
The second chapter in the history of the Leeming Spartan Cricket Club, which follows our time in the Fremantle & Districts Mercantile Cricket Association from 1929 until 1942.