Oct 092015
2015 Draft Profile: Harry McKay

Harry McKay (Gippsland Power) Height: 200 cm Weight: 85 kg Position: Key forward Strengths: Speed, athleticism, defensive pressure, marking Weaknesses: Kicking, consistency, impact Player comparison: Drew Petrie First year impact: Long term prospect Kicking: Poor Marking: Above average Endurance: Above average Speed: Above average Harry McKay is an athletic key forward who shows plenty of glimpses […]

Oct 082015
2015 Draft Profile: Jacob Hopper

Jacob Hopper (North Ballarat Rebels) Height: 186 cm Weight: 82 kg Position: Inside midfielder Player comparison: David Armitage Strengths: Contested ball, strength, clearances, goal kicking Weaknesses: Outside game, footskills First year impact: Rising star nominee Kicking: Average Marking: Above average Endurance: Elite Speed: Average Jacob Hopper was one of those players that has been locked […]

Oct 082015
2015 Draft Profile: Jacob Weitering

Jacob Weitering (Dandenong Stingrays) Height: 195 cm Weight: 90 kg Position: Key defender Player comparison: Ben Reid Strengths: Marking, positioning, foot skills, leadership, endurance Weaknesses: Speed, agility First year impact: Rising Star nominee Kicking: Excellent Marking: Elite Endurance: Elite Speed: Average Jacob Weitering is the top player in the draft, with Carlton more than a certainty to […]

Oct 082015
The mid-week review: Grand final

What got us talking: The Hawks’ three-peat The 2015 season is done and dusted. It was a new year but the same old story. Yes. It happened. The three-peat came into fruition as the Hawthorn Football Club won its third grand final in a row, downing West Coast by 46 points. In a season full […]

Oct 062015
Timewarp: 2009 AFL Draft

As we edge closer and closer to the 2015 national draft, it’s time to take a look back once again at the drafts of yesteryear. This instalment covers the 2009 draft and coincides with the first Brownlow Medallist from that season, with Nat Fyfe taking home the award after a stunning season which has been equaled […]