Western Fury | Coaching Staff

Mark Atkinson
Atkinson was appointed as the Alcohol.Think Again Western Fury and Perth Scorchers (WBBL) coach in May 2015. The former wicketkeeper brings strong high performance credentials, with his representation in 95 First Class and 42 List A matches across a 14-year playing career with Tasmania complementing more than a decade of coaching and consulting experience. Atkinson is a Cricket Australia Level 3 accredited coach and holds both Master of Business Administration (MBA) and Bachelor of Physical Education qualifications.

Zoe Goss
Assistant Coach
Goss is the most outstanding female cricketer produced in WA, playing 120 times for the State, scoring 3617 runs at a little under 34 and claiming 131 wickets at 18.94. She also represented Australia in 65 ODIs and 12 Test matches and was part of the ICC Women’s World Cup winning sides in 1988 and 1997, bringing plenty of elite experience to the Fury set-up after her appointment in 2015.

Declan Norris
Norris arrived at the Fury in 2013, having previously worked for Cricket Ireland, at both senior and under-age level, with a particular highlight the side's successful World T20 qualification. He previously worked with Cricket Afghanistan and Bective Rangers Irish rugby side. Norris also works at the Hollywood Functional Rehabilitation Clinic and has enjoyed opportunities to work with the Southern Stars since joining the Fury. 

Dan Jolley
Strength & Conditioning Coordinator
Jolley joined the Fury and Scorchers (WBBL) set-up ahead of the 2015-16 season. He primarily works directly with the senior female programmes as well as overseeing the under-age female academy programmes. Jolley has vast experience working with Australian Rules Football in the WAFL competition. His most recent stint has been with Claremont for the 2015 season and Swan Districts for the four years prior.