Round 2,3,4 & 5 Selections - 31 to 86

Finishing our coverage of the Draft, we look at the rest of the TAC Cup draftees, in rounds 2,3,4 and 5

  ROUND 2      
31 Jackson Merrett Geelong Falcons Cobden Essendon
35 Daniel Markworth Calder Cannons Macedon St Kilda
36 Rory Taggeert North Ballarat Rebels Horsham  Melbourne
37 Jack Newnes Northern Knights Ivanhoe St Kilda
38 Jordan Kelly Dandenong Stingrays Edithvale-Aspendale Hawthorn
39 Michael Talia Calder Cannons Greenevale Western Bulldogs
40 Tom Curran Oakleigh Chargers Ashburton/Wesley North Melbourne
47 Patrick Wearden Murray Bushrangers Kyabram Brisbane Lions
  ROUND 3      
49 Daniel Pearce Oakleigh Templestowe Western Bulldogs
50 Jackson Paine Sandringham Dragons Prahran JFC Collingwood
52 Josh Tynan Gippsland Power Garfield Hawthorn
53 Alex Woodward Sandringham Dragons Dingley JFC/Mazenod Hawthorn
55 Matthew Arnot Oakleigh Chargers Vermont Richmond
56 Tom Downie North Ballarat Rebels - GWS
59 Nick O'Brien North Ballarat Rebels Carngham Linton Essendon
60 Jay Lever Geelong Falcons  South Barwon St Kilda
61 Alex Brown Oakleigh Chargers Doncaster Heights Sydney Swans
62 Dylan Buckley Northern Knights F/S Ivanhoe Carlton
  ROUND 5      
86 Jed Bews Geelong Falcons F/S Leopold Geelong

 

Jackson Merrett - Geelong Falcons (pictured)

 

Height

Weight

D.O.B

187

70

27/2/1993

 

TAC Cup Season

Games

Goals

Best

16

14

6

                    

2011 Honours

Vic Country Representative

 

The lightly framed midfielder averaged over 20 possessions a game this year for the Falcons.

 

Click here to see Jackson Merrett in action 

 

Daniel Markworth – Calder Cannons

 

Height

Weight

D.O.B

191

78

4/03/1992

                       

TAC Cup Season

Games

Goals

Best

19

34

13

 

2011 Honours

TAC Cup Team of the Year

Vic Metro Representative

 

Mid forward who is relatively new comer to the talented player program with enormous upside. Burst player who presents well as a forward and is always dangerous around goals. Mature mindset and willing to learn and develop. U18 Metro Representative. TAC Cup 19 Year Old. No.1 for goal assists, and was equal fourth on the goal kicking ladder.     

 

Click here to see Daniel Markworth in action

Rory Taggert – North Ballarat Rebels

 

Height

Weight

D.O.B

188

87

22/06/1993

 TAC Cup Season

Games

Goals

Best

20

9

9

Represented Vic Country at the NAB AFL U18 Championships. He is a versatile player with strong hands overhead and is a good user of the ball by foot. 

 

Jack Newnes – Northern Knights

 

Height

Weight

D.O.B

184

74

24/2/1993

 

TAC Cup Season

Games

Goals

Best

11

7

7

 

2011 Honours

TAC Cup Team of the Year

Vic Metro Representative

 

Smart, lively utility who shows good speed and work ethic. Played Nationals for Metro as 16 and 18 year old. Ranked number 2 at the Northern Knights for disposals, handball receives, contested possessions.

 

Click here to see Jack Newnes in action

 

Jordan Kelly - Dandenong Stingrays

 

Height

Weight

D.O.B

192

81

27/6/1993

 

TAC Cup Season

Games

Goals

Best

6

4

0

 

2011 Honours

Vic Country Representative

 

Key defensive player for the Stingrays.

 

Click here to see Jordan Kelly in action

 

Michael Talia – Calder Cannons

 

Height

Weight

D.O.B

192

88

2/11/1993

 

TAC Cup Season

Games

Goals

Best

13

1

5

 

2011 Honours

TAC Cup Team of the Year

Vic Metro Representative

Under 18 National Championship All Australian

 

Premier power defender of the competition, deceptively quick and good overhead mark. Played Nationals for Metro as 16 and 18 year old. All Australian. Calder premiership player 2010. Calder’s no. 1 defender, averaging most defensive 50 disposals, marks and rebound 50’s.  

Click here to see Michael Talia in action

 

 

Tom Curran- Oakleigh Chargers

 

Height

Weight

D.O.B

193

90

18/9/1993

 

TAC Cup Season

Games

Goals

Best

11

10

5

 

2011 Honours

Vic Metro Representative

 

Key position player that can be used at either end of the ground.

 

Click here to see Tom Curran in action

 

Patrick Wearden – Murray Bushrangers

 

Height

Weight

D.O.B

191

75

6/08/1993

 TAC Cup Season

Games

Goals

Best

14

8

4

Is a long kick and strong mark, reads the game well and can be dangerous around goals. Very athletic player with good repeat speed.

 

Daniel Pearce – Dandenong Stingrays

 

Height

Weight

D.O.B

181

76

22/01/1993

 TAC Cup Season

Games

Goals

Best

20

9

9

Pearce is an athletic midfielder with terrific natural leap & marking ability. Good decision-maker & clean pair of hands to boot.

 

 

Jackson Paine - Sandringham Dragons

 

Height

Weight

D.O.B

191

92

21/6/1993

 

TAC Cup Season

Games

Goals

Best

10

13

4

 

2011 Honours

Vic Metro Representative

TAC Cup premiership player

 

This key position forward also has the ability to push up the ground into the midfield.

 

Click here to see Jackson Paine in action

 

 

Josh Tynan – Gippsland Power

 

Height

Weight

D.O.B

186

76

16/11/1993

 

TAC Cup Season

Games

Goals

Best

13

0

5

 

2011 Honours

Vic Country Representative

 

Versatile player that can be used in the midfield or off the half back line.

 

Click here to see Josh Tynan in action

 

Alex Woodward – Sandringham Dragons

 

Height

Weight

D.O.B

175

80

6/11/1993

 

TAC Cup Season

Games

Goals

Best

16

9

11

 

2011 Honours

Runner-up Morrish Medal

TAC Cup Team of the Year

Vic Metro Representative 

TAC Cup premiership player

Sandirngham Dragons B&F 

Durable inside small midfielder/forward with good skill set and strength over the football and in contests. Very good leap and overhead mark for his height. U16 & U18 Metro representative. In the TAC Cup competition ranked equal 2nd for contested possessions,  2nd for clearances.

Click here to see Alex Woodward in action 

 

Matthew Arnot – Oakleigh Chargers

Height

Weight

D.O.B

180

87

21/10/1993

TAC Cup Season

Games

Goals

Best

20

8

6

Left-footed, powerfully built midfielder with penetrating kick. Can play across half-back. 

 

Tom Downie - North Ballarat Rebels

 

Height

Weight

D.O.B

205

95

27/4/1993

 

TAC Cup Season

Games

Goals

Best

2

0

2

 

The basketball convert played just two TAC Cup games this year, but impressed in the ruck in both matches.

 

Click here to see Tom Downie in action

 

Nick O’Brien – North Ballarat Rebels

 

Height

Weight

D.O.B

190

99

26/6/1993

 

TAC Cup Season

Games

Goals

Best

10

22

7

 

2011 Honours

TAC Cup Team of the Year

Vic Country Representative

 

Vic Country most productive forward for championships. For the North Ballarat Rebels averaged most marks and goals this season.

 

Click here to see Nick O'Brien in action

 

Jay Lever – Geelong Falcons

 

Height

Weight

D.O.B

198

83

15/06/1993

TAC Cup Season

Games

Goals

Best

13

8

4

Represented Vic Country at the NAB AFL U18 Championships, playing in all five games and averaging 10 hit-outs. 

Alex Brown – Oakleigh Chargers

 

Height

Weight

D.O.B

191

78

26/09/1993

TAC Cup Season

Games

Goals

Best

9

0

3

Represented Vic Metro in two games at the NAB AFL U18 Championships. He has very good pace and mobility for a player of his size and he can play tall and small, especially when back. He is an excellent mark and spoils well with his closing speed 

Dylan Buckley - Northern Knights

 

Height

Weight

D.O.B

178

67

16/03/1993

 TAC Cup Season

Games

Goals

Best

4

2

2

 

Buckley is a quick outside midfielder who hasn't played much football this year due to persistent foot/ankle injuries.  

Click here to see Dylan Buckley in action

 

Jed Bews – Geelong Falcons

 

Height

Weight

D.O.B

182

78

14/12/1993

TAC Cup Season

Games

Goals

Best

3

0

0

He ran a sub-3s 20m sprint at the combine and ranked inside the top 10 in the repeat sprint testing




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