Geelong Playing List for 1997

(compare with the other club lists for 1997)

Experience
average 55.1 games
ranked 6th for the year

Age
average 23.5 years old
ranked 7th for the year

Goals
average 61.2 career goals
ranked 1st for the year

Brownlow Votes
average 11.0 career votes
ranked 4th for the year

# Player DOB Age Height Weight Games Prior Goals Prior Votes Prior Games 1997 Goals 1997 Votes 1997 Original Club Drafted Honours
1 Steven King 22 Nov 78 18yr 201cm 104kg 13 3 0 22 8 6 Shepparton FC/​Murray U18 Uncontr Comp 1994
2 Leigh Colbert 7 Jun 75 21yr 192cm 91kg 65 26 4 20 15 6 South Bendigo #18 National 1992
3 Adam Houlihan 6 Apr 78 19yr 185cm 84kg 0 0 0 14 15 0 Corowa-Rutherglen/​Murray U18 Uncontr Comp 1994
4 Matthew Robbins 8 May 77 19yr 179cm 87kg 1 0 0 6 0 0 Ormond/​Salesian College/​Sandringham U18 #36 National 1994
6 John Barnes 1 Jun 69 27yr 193cm 95kg 111 47 29 15 12 6 Cobram
7 Paul Couch 19 Jul 64 32yr 180cm 82kg 254 200 99 5 3 0 Warrnambool FC AA: 1991, 1995; Brownlow: 1989; B&F: 1986, 1989, 1995
8 Ronnie Burns 13 Mar 73 24yr 183cm 86kg 21 31 1 24 50 3 St Marys/​West Perth #49 National 1995
10 Grant Tanner 24 Jul 70 26yr 184cm 80kg 55 27 0 14 1 0 Norwood Foundation 1990
11 Cameron Roberts 7 Sep 78 18yr 194cm 92kg 0 0 0 3 0 0 North Adelaide
12 Brad Sholl 10 Nov 72 24yr 184cm 84kg 49 9 7 24 8 16 Horsham FC #32 National 1988
13 Glenn Kilpatrick 29 Aug 72 24yr 184cm 85kg 37 4 4 24 4 10 Studfield #37 Pre-Season 1991 Magarey: 1995
15 Peter Riccardi 17 Dec 72 24yr 183cm 92kg 104 105 24 21 19 7 Bannockburn/​Geelong West St Peter's
16 Bill Brownless 28 Jan 67 30yr 192cm 95kg 190 436 24 8 5 0 Jerilderie/​Assumption College AA: 1991
17 Tim McGrath 7 Oct 70 26yr 190cm 94kg 122 11 18 23 1 3 North Dandenong/​North Melbourne U19s Morrish: 1988
18 Paul Lynch 18 Oct 73 23yr 185cm 87kg 30 10 0 13 20 8 Alvie/​Colac
19 Derek Hall 29 Nov 70 26yr 189cm 92kg 36 33 3 17 26 5 West Perth #64 National 1990
20 Carl Steinfort 1 Apr 77 20yr 191cm 87kg 2 0 0 22 12 0 Mazenod College/​Sandringham U18/​Mazenod Old Collegians #17 National 1994
21 Michael Mansfield 8 Aug 71 25yr 183cm 85kg 118 67 22 23 14 5 St Joseph's AA: 1994, 1995
22 Tim Hargreaves 30 May 75 21yr 184cm 86kg 42 57 1 11 11 1 Berrigan #74 National 1992
23 Liam Pickering 9 Sep 68 28yr 184cm 85kg 87 41 5 20 9 7 Stawell #48 National 1987
25 Jason Snell 27 Jul 77 19yr 181cm 81kg 3 3 0 10 13 0 Upwey-Tecoma/​Carey Grammar/​Eastern U18 #34 National 1995
26 Barry Stoneham 9 Feb 68 29yr 194cm 98kg 173 160 16 21 7 0 St Joseph's College/​St Joseph's AA: 1992; B&F: 1990
27 Brenton Sanderson 27 Feb 74 23yr 185cm 90kg 44 9 0 21 8 0 Sturt Foundation 1990
28 Martin McKinnon 5 Jul 75 21yr 189cm 94kg 44 15 6 24 23 0 Central District #26 National 1992
29 Daniel Lowther 19 Apr 77 20yr 181cm 77kg 0 0 0 3 0 0 Diamond Creek/​Northern U18 #61 National 1995
30 Craig Biddiscombe 21 Sep 76 20yr 185cm 84kg 12 1 0 10 2 0 Traralgon/​Gippsland U18 #59 National 1993
31 David Mensch 14 Aug 72 24yr 191cm 93kg 68 78 3 8 2 0 Grovedale
32 Garry Hocking 8 Oct 68 28yr 182cm 84kg 187 170 104 20 27 2 Cobram AA: 1991, 1993, 1994, 1996; B&F: 1991, 1993, 1994, 1996
33 Paul Corrigan 30 Jul 77 19yr 185cm 84kg 0 0 0 15 2 0 Rythdale-Officer-Cardinia/​Haileybury College/​Dandenong U18/​Melbourne Reserves #43 National 1996
36 Ben Graham 2 Nov 73 23yr 196cm 98kg 49 5 2 24 1 6 Leopold #40 Pre-Season 1991
37 Sean Simpson 16 Apr 70 27yr 188cm 85kg 98 17 6 9 0 0 Damascus College/​East Ballarat
39 Darren Milburn 15 Apr 77 20yr 189cm 92kg 0 0 0 10 5 0 Kilmore/​Calder U18 #48 National 1995
40 Paul Brown 6 May 69 27yr 187cm 87kg 83 66 3 0 0 0 Echuca
42 Gerrard Bennett 9 Apr 79 18yr 187cm 94kg 0 0 0 0 0 0 North Hobart/​Tasmania U18 #18 National 1996
r Michael Brown 13 Jul 77 19yr 0 0 0 0 0 0 Fitzroy Reserves #9 Rookie 1996
Hamish Simpson 17 Jan 76 21yr 191cm 90kg 0 0 0 0 0 0 Brisbane Boys' College/​Kedron Grange/​Woodville-West Torrens
Clint Bizzell 28 Jun 76 20yr 188cm 85kg 4 0 0 0 0 0 Brisbane Boys' College/​Kedron Grange #75 National 1995
Leigh Brockman 23 Jul 78 18yr 193cm 92kg 0 0 0 0 0 0 North Hobart/​Tasmania U18 #8 National 1996
r Shawn Lewfatt 11 Mar 77 20yr 174cm 75kg 3 2 0 0 0 0 Darwin FC/​Western U18 #28 National 1994
Simon Fletcher 17 Aug 78 18yr 188cm 86kg 0 0 0 0 0 0 Grovedale/​Geelong U18 Father-Son 1995
David Ugrinic 11 Feb 75 22yr 183cm 78kg 0 0 0 0 0 0 Woodville-West Torrens #13 National 1993
Steven Handley 23 Jul 70 26yr 194cm 93kg 73 28 4 0 0 0 Noranda/​Swan Districts #24 Mid-Season 1990
Stuart Lamond 2 Jul 78 18yr 191cm 77kg 0 0 0 0 0 0 Woodville-West Torrens #73 National 1995
Gary Ablett 1 Oct 61 35yr 185cm 97kg 248 1030 100 0 0 0 Drouin AA: 1992, 1993, 1994, 1995; Coleman: 1993, 1994, 1995; MVP: 1993; B&F: 1984; Norm Smith: 1989