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AFL Draft Combine Player Review: Jarrod Brander

Jarrod Brander

As one of the leading tall prospects heading into the 2017 NAB AFL Draft in November, Wentworth’s Jarrod Brander had plenty to show at the 2017 NAB AFL Draft Combine last week. Standing at 194cm, Brander’s speed and endurance scores were

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NAB AFL Draft Combine Player Review: Jack Powell

Jack Powell

Canberra’s Jack Powell will be hoping his 2017 NAB AFL Draft Combine results are enough for clubs to take notice ahead of November’s NAB AFL Draft. Having met with several AFL club recruiters over the three day event, Powell’s performance

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NAB AFL Draft Combine Review: Brendan Myers

Brendan Myers

Wagga Wagga’s Brendan Myers was one of five AFL NSW/ACT players to attend last week’s NAB AFL Draft Combine held at Melbourne’s Etihad Stadium. Much like his Allies and GWS GIANTS Academy teammate Nick Shipley, Myers excelled during the endurance aspects of

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AFL Draft Combine Player Review: Nick Shipley

Nick Shipley

GWS GIANTS Academy member, Nick Shipley turned heads at last week’s 2017 NAB AFL Draft Combine in Melbourne. Attending alongside his Allies teammates, Shipley produced two top ten results against the best up-and-coming players from across Australia. Taking part in trials

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Draft Combine preview: Who will impress?

2017 NAB AFL Draft Combine

Originally written by Callum Twomey and published by AFL.com.au THE SEASON is done, but that doesn’t mean footy has stopped. On Tuesday, 85 AFL hopefuls will gather at Etihad Stadium for the start of the NAB AFL Draft Combine, which

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A unique Draft Combine ahead for Albury’s Spargo

Charlie Spargo

For most teenagers, hitting their 18th birthday is all about the celebration. For Albury’s Charlie Spargo, he is hoping it will be about media calls and club meetings, with his birthday landing the day after the 2017 NAB AFL Draft. While Spargo

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Western Sydney holding hopes in Shipley

Nick Shipley

Last week, 18-year-old Nick Shipley attended his final day at Mount Carmel Catholic College. In a couple of months from now, Shipley will be graduating from his HSC year, and in November, is also hopeful of graduating to the Australian

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NAB AFL All Star squads announced

Nick Shipley (number 26) and Jarrod Brander (number 33) with their Allies teammates this year.

  The squads have been announced for the upcoming NAB AFL All Stars matches being held in Melbourne next week. An Under 18 All Stars game will showcase some of Australia’s top talent when they play against each other in

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Powell powering on to NAB AFL Draft Combine

Jack Powell

  There have been many famous Australian Football names come from the nation’s capital. Bolton, Bruce, Steele, and Jesaulenko – just to name a few. At a local level the Powell moniker has made a name for itself, but as

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Myers fit and firing ahead of AFL Draft Combine

Brendan Myers

At a time of year where footballers, from local to the elite, are starting to loosen the screws and relax, Wagga Wagga’s Brendan Myers is doing anything but. Selected as one of the five AFL NSW/ACT players to attend the

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