Western Bulldogs Playing List for 1997

(compare with the other club lists for 1997)

Experience
average 43.2 games
ranked 13th for the year

Age
average 23.2 years old
ranked 11th for the year

Goals
average 37.0 career goals
ranked 9th for the year

Brownlow Votes
average 8.6 career votes
ranked 9th 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 Simon Minton-Connell 26 Apr 69 27yr 194cm 92kg 87 252 15 17 43 2 North Hobart #38 National 1986
2 Steven Kolyniuk 5 Jul 70 26yr 174cm 84kg 120 127 8 17 14 0 St Albans (WRFL) Larke: 1987
3 Chris Grant 13 Dec 72 24yr 193cm 98kg 144 277 45 23 37 27 Daylesford #105 National 1988 B&F: 1994, 1996
4 Nigel Kellett 18 Dec 69 27yr 180cm 82kg 97 41 19 4 0 0 Hoppers Crossing/​Geelong College
5 Rohan Smith 31 May 73 23yr 184cm 80kg 75 40 16 24 26 3 Emmanuel College/​Kingsville
6 Brad Johnson 18 Jul 76 20yr 182cm 87kg 52 31 2 24 16 4 Williamstown/​Western U18 #11 National 1993
7 Scott West 14 Nov 74 22yr 178cm 83kg 78 36 20 24 5 5 Strathmore/​PEGS B&F: 1995
8 Daniel Southern 1 Jan 75 22yr 188cm 91kg 47 8 13 17 2 1 Claremont #92 National 1992 Larke: 1992
9 Paul Hudson 20 Jul 70 26yr 185cm 88kg 134 264 25 20 27 0 Hobart FC/​Camberwell Grammar Prem: 1991
10 Brett Montgomery 1 Jun 73 23yr 180cm 83kg 0 0 0 16 18 0 South Croydon/​Essendon Reserves/​Springvale #47 National 1996
11 Todd Curley 14 Jan 73 24yr 188cm 83kg 21 23 0 10 2 0 West Perth #41 National 1991
12 James Cook 7 Jan 74 23yr 190cm 95kg 30 40 1 14 36 0 North Hobart #2 National 1990
14 Luke Darcy 12 Jul 75 21yr 197cm 99kg 24 12 2 23 24 7 Rostrevor College/​South Adelaide Father-Son 1992
15 Scott Wynd 25 Jan 70 27yr 201cm 108kg 147 24 64 23 3 4 Jacana AA: 1992; Brownlow: 1992; B&F: 1992
16 Matthew Croft 26 Feb 73 24yr 191cm 94kg 43 18 4 20 17 1 Mildura Imperials #2 National 1989
17 Nathan Brown 10 Feb 78 19yr 182cm 80kg 0 0 0 14 10 3 Golden Square/​Bendigo U18 #10 National 1996 Morrish: 1996
18 Leon Cameron 2 Sep 72 24yr 185cm 82kg 116 49 46 17 6 3 South Warrnambool #7 National 1988 B&F: 1993
21 Matthew Dent 17 Jan 72 25yr 185cm 86kg 47 9 0 20 5 0 Sturt #52 National 1993
22 Peter Quill 23 Aug 69 27yr 182cm 84kg 63 19 1 4 1 0 East Fremantle #32 National 1992
23 Michael Martin 25 Feb 77 20yr 179cm 86kg 11 4 0 6 1 0 Hobart FC #14 National 1994 Hun-Har: 1994
24 Brad Wira 16 Mar 72 25yr 179cm 78kg 22 1 0 16 1 0 Claremont Foundation 1994
25 Jason Watts 29 Jul 71 25yr 185cm 80kg 52 49 0 4 2 0 Werribee #12 Pre-Season 1993
26 Simon Cox 25 Jan 77 20yr 192cm 95kg 5 3 0 10 3 0 Keith/​Glenelg #32 National 1994
27 Tyson Lane 25 Aug 76 20yr 183cm 86kg 11 8 3 3 1 0 Melton
28 Paul Dimattina 22 Nov 74 22yr 180cm 84kg 12 2 1 17 8 7 Marcellin College #89 National 1991
29 Stephen Powell 7 Sep 76 20yr 181cm 84kg 0 0 0 3 2 0 St Kevin's College/​Sandringham U18 #61 National 1996
30 Scott Allen 30 Jan 75 22yr 182cm 84kg 13 7 0 2 1 0 Portarlington/​Geelong U18 #59 National 1992
32 Craig Ellis 4 Jun 75 21yr 190cm 90kg 22 0 0 24 1 3 Stawell/​Western U18 #50 National 1990
34 Mark West 3 Apr 73 24yr 180cm 92kg 4 0 0 7 2 0 South Adelaide #43 National 1995
35 Steven Kretiuk 4 Jul 72 24yr 184cm 89kg 61 9 3 15 0 0 St Albans (WRFL)
36 Jose Romero 1 Aug 71 25yr 173cm 74kg 126 119 12 24 11 3 Jacana B&F: 1996
37 Daniel Hargraves 6 Dec 75 21yr 192cm 93kg 34 59 0 4 3 0 Powelltown/​Eastern U18 #27 Pre-Season 1993
38 Sedat Sir 6 Mar 75 22yr 188cm 80kg 15 0 0 8 0 0 West Coburg/​Sandringham U18 #54 National 1993
39 Tony Liberatore 11 Feb 66 31yr 163cm 77kg 173 81 77 24 8 10 Brunswick City/​North Melbourne U19s/​North Melbourne Reserves Brownlow: 1990; B&F: 1991; Gardiner: 1986, 1988; Morrish: 1984
41 David Round 25 Jun 78 18yr 192cm 90kg 0 0 0 2 0 0 Strathmore/​Calder U18 Father-Son 1995
43 r Adam Contessa 29 Dec 76 20yr 176cm 81kg 0 0 0 4 0 0 Coburg/​Northern U18/​North Melbourne Reserves #2 Rookie 1996
Jim Plunkett 26 Jul 78 18yr 179cm 79kg 0 0 0 0 0 0 Montmorency/​Northern U18 #32 National 1996
Jacob Rhodes 8 Jan 79 18yr 175cm 75kg 0 0 0 0 0 0 South Warrnambool/​Geelong U18 #44 National 1996
Steven Pitt 22 Jul 73 23yr 188cm 89kg 13 14 0 0 0 0 Norwood #77 National 1995
r Jason Lappin 5 Jan 74 23yr 182cm 78kg 0 0 0 0 0 0 Wodonga Raiders #12 Pre-Season 1995
Paul Dooley 3 Oct 75 21yr 196cm 97kg 0 0 0 0 0 0 Williamstown #58 National 1996 Liston: 1996
Shaun Baxter 2 Oct 77 19yr 188cm 90kg 0 0 0 0 0 0 Bannockburn/​Geelong U18 #49 National 1994
Hugh Reimers 14 Apr 72 25yr 195cm 87kg 0 0 0 0 0 0 Central District #76 National 1992
Scott Taylor 22 Oct 76 20yr 180cm 82kg 1 0 0 0 0 0 Grovedale/​Geelong U18 #66 National 1994