Management committee 2020/21
Meet the Hard Working Team
The Victoria Park Belmont Baseball Club Management Committee is composed of 7 official Office Bearers and 9 General Committee members. Meet the Team
A former Forrestfield Tee-baller and junior of the club, Rob has played for VPBBC throughout his entire career as well as representing Western Australia, Perth Heat, Australia and the University of Florida. Rob still plays, coaches, works on the committee and now he is leading the club for the third consecutive year.
Vice President Seniors
A past president of the Forrestfield Tee-ball, Baseball & Softball Club, Garry has been involved with the VPBBC for the past 28 years as a player, coach and committee member. A Life Member, he is current secretary and coach of the E Grade team.
Vice President Juniors
A former junior of the club, Michael has represented Western Australia, Perth Heat and Australia, is a life member and holds the club record with 522 State League games played. Michael still plays, coaches has been a committee member for more than 20 years and is in his fourth year as VPBBC JVP
Matthew has played for Victoria Park Belmont Baseball Club for over 25 years progressing from the junior ranks through to State League. During his time at the club Matthew has played various senior grades, including State League 1, 2 and 3, has helped coach in various grades and held a number of committee positions including his current position as senior registrar for the last three seasons.
A former President, coach and umpire at Cloverdale Comets Tee-ball Club, Liv is the VPBBC Junior Registrar and over the past couple of seasons has played in our Women's, C Grade and Masters teams. A former SHA Charter secretary, Liv is LLWA Tournament Director, plays & administrates softball as well as working for Perth Heat ticketing and helping organise social events.
Stephen Meloncelli Coaching Coordinator
Beginning his career at Forrestfield Flyers Tee-ball club, Josh has gone on to represent W.A. in the Perth Heat U/23's, WA School boys team, Australian Goodwill team in Beijing as well as SEAYBST teams. Josh plays at the highest levels within the club, helps organise social events and social media and is in his second season as a committee member.
Colin started playing for VPBBC as an 11 year old and played in the juniors from 1972-78 before playing seniors from 1979-89. after a break to have a family, Colin returned as a junior coach in the early 2000's as his son Jack progressed through the grades and now his Grandson plays Little League, making it 4 generations of Smalpage to play for VPBBC
A former junior of the club, Paul started playing at age 10 and is the son of one of the Club's all time greats, Bob Meloncelli. Paul has played most grades, coached and held various positions on the committee. He also sponsors the Club through Advance Press.
Frankie has been coaching juniors and seniors at VPBBC for the last 7 years, as well as State Women's (Championship wining in 2010 and 2012) and has been heavily involved with coaching SEAYBST teams, winning titles in the U/15 & U/19 age groups.
Trent started his baseball career at Roleystone Tee-ball and Baseball Club before moving to Victoria Park Belmont in 2010. He has worked his way up through the junior ranks to become a resident State League 1 outfielder and joined the committee two seasons ago to offer some player insight and input from our top three grades.