Tall/Key Ruck-Forwards

Jack Bell

SD Jack Bell

Sandringham Dragons/Vic Metro | Forward/Ruck
26/01/2001 | 202cm | 81kg

DRAFT ANALYSIS: “A raw but talented tall, Bell plays the second ruck/forward role perfectly, and is strong with a nice vertical leap and contested marking ability, though he must build up a tank and some consistency to take his game to the next level.”

DRAFT RANGE: Late-rookie

Nick Bryan

OC Nick Bryan

Oakleigh Chargers/Vic Metro | Ruck
22/10/2001 | 202cm | 87kg

DRAFT ANALYSIS: “A developing ruck who has terrific athleticism and a high ceiling, Bryan just needs to build his consistency and have more of a presence around the ground to further build his game.”


Charlie Comben

GP Charlie Comben 2

Gippsland Power/Vic Country | Forward/Ruck
20/07/2001 | 199cm | 82kg

DRAFT ANALYSIS: “A contested marking forward and ruck, with a nice vertical leap who backs up his good work at ground level.”


Liam Delahunty

Allies Liam Delahunty

GWS GIANTS/Allies | Forward/Defender
13/02/2001 | 192cm | 90kg

DRAFT ANALYSIS: “A talented 192cm utility with elite speed, great vertical leap and sticky hands who uses the ball well, and now needs to develop further consistency within games and greater presence at ground level.”

DRAFT RANGE: Mid-draft

Mitch Georgiades

WA Mitch Georgiades

Subiaco/Western Australia | Tall Forward
28/09/2001 | 192cm | 87kg

DRAFT ANALYSIS: “A raw tall forward with excellent athletic traits, Georgiades is a smart footballer who knows how to impose himself on games.”


Luke Jackson

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East Fremantle/Western Australia | Ruck
29/09/2001 | 198cm | 94kg

DRAFT ANALYSIS: “The premier ruckman in this year’s AFL Draft pool, Jackson is one of the players in this year’s Draft Pool whose upside is quite tantalising.”


Callum Jamieson

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Claremont/Western Australia | Ruck/Forward
31/07/2000 | 200cm | 81kg

DRAFT ANALYSIS: “A mobile, competitive ruck/forward who manages to have an impact all around the ground, and once he builds greater strength, can compete against stronger bodies.”

DRAFT RANGE: Third round onwards

Emerson Jeka

WJ Emerson Jeka

Western Jets/Vic Metro | Key Forward/Defender
18/09/2001 | 197cm | 89kg

DRAFT ANALYSIS: “Jeka is a versatile key position player who is a terrific contested mark and will look to build on his consistency and adding more aggression to his game going forward.”

DRAFT RANGE: Mid-late draft

Harrison Jones

CC Harrison Jones

Calder Cannons/Vic Metro | Key Position Utility
25/02/2001 | 194cm | 75kg

DRAFT ANALYSIS: “An athletic and developing player who can play in a range of positions because of his height and leap and has shown great dedication to any role he plays.”


Cooper Sharman

OC Cooper Sharman 3

Oakleigh Chargers/Vic Metro | Tall Forward
25/07/2000 | 192cm | 79kg

DRAFT ANALYSIS: “A smart and reliable goalkicking forward, Sharman has developed quickly over a short space of time, but still has a long way to go and will look to build his endurance and defensive pressure at the next level.”