Swans and GIANTS teams announced for Round 2 of NAB AFL Under 18 Academy Series
Round 2 of the 2018 NAB AFL Academy Series takes place this weekend with the GIANTS Academy and Sydney Swans Academy facing off in an Academies Sydney Derby.
Both Academies are coming off a win in Round One. The Sydney Swans took care of the Brisbane Lions Academy last week by 49 points, while the GIANTS Academy defeated the Northern Territory by 48 points. With similar winning margins in Round One, it will be interesting to see where each Academy side sits when they come up against one another.
The match will take place at 1pm on Saturday, April 21, 2018 at Blacktown International Sportspark.
GIANTS ACADEMY VS. SYDNEY SWANS ACADEMY
Selected GIANTS Academy team
|Backs||27. Guy Richardson||46. Joshua Buchanan||2. Edward Perryman|
|Half-Backs||44. Daniel Cerni||29. Riley Budd||19. Isaac Williams|
|Centres||13. Kobe Lloyd||8. Jack Rowston||28. Matthew McGrory|
|Half-forwards||14. Shaun Driscoll||25. Tom Green||9. Nathan Coxall|
|Forwards||30. Baylee Jones||31. Riley Corbett||10. James Peatling|
|Followers||34. Kieren Briggs||23. Mathew Walker||1. Harry Grant|
|Interchange||4. Cameron Edwards||11. Jack Powell||45. William Clark|
|21. Maxwell Beaumont||24. Nicholas Murray||50. Ben Kelly|
|47. James Pope|
Selected Sydney Swans Academy team
|Backs||10. Connor Flanagan||35. Mitchell Rogers||27. Matthew Kannan|
|Half-Backs||32. Luke Parks||38. Michael Carroll||33. Kyle McKellar|
|Centres||3. Nicholas Blakey||24. Samuel Wicks||16. Joshua Stern|
|Half-Forwards||20. Samuel Thorne||34. Rory Barkley||25. Lachlan Swaney|
|Forwards||8. Kyle Veerhuis||2. Christian Loone||23. Cooper Kilpatrick|
|Followers||1. Zachary Cameron||36. Joey Reinhard||11. Harry Parker|
|Interchange||37. Harry Maguire||31. Noah Casalini||19. Isaac Bartholomaeus|
|15. Tom Meacham||7. Oscar Bird||27. Matthew Kannan|
|28. Jackson Barling|
Another Sydney Derby will take place int he Under 16s following the Under 18s, with the GIANTS Academy again facing the Sydney Swans Academy.
This match will also take place in Blacktown on Oval No. 2 this Saturday from 3.30pm.