Essendon Playing List for 2000

(compare with the other club lists for 2000)

Experience
average 59.1 games
ranked 6th for the year

Age
average 24.0 years old
ranked 3rd for the year

Goals
average 45.8 career goals
ranked 4th for the year

Brownlow Votes
average 9.9 career votes
ranked 7th for the year

# Player DOB Age Height Weight Games Prior Goals Prior Votes Prior Games 2000 Goals 2000 Votes 2000 Original Club Drafted Honours
1 Mark Johnson 23 May 78 21yr 179cm 83kg 15 2 0 24 5 8 Calder U18 #12 Rookie 1996
2 Mark Mercuri 21 Feb 74 26yr 178cm 77kg 131 183 44 20 32 3 Keilor Park AA: 1999; B&F: 1999; Prem: 1993
3 Aaron Henneman 13 Dec 80 19yr 195cm 100kg 0 0 0 8 0 0 Murray U18 #25 National 1998
4 Daniel McAlister 22 Aug 78 21yr 185cm 88kg 2 0 0 0 0 0 Smithton/​Tasmania U18 #5 National 1996
5 James Hird 4 Feb 73 27yr 188cm 90kg 110 187 47 20 36 16 Ainslie #79 National 1990 AA: 1995, 1996; Brownlow: 1996; B&F: 1994, 1995, 1996; Prem: 1993
6 Sean Wellman 20 Sep 74 25yr 193cm 90kg 110 14 15 25 5 4 St Paul's College (SA)/​North Adelaide AA: 1998
7 Dean Solomon 9 Jan 80 20yr 189cm 102kg 26 6 2 25 8 2 Bendigo U18 #20 National 1997
8 Darren Bewick 21 Aug 67 32yr 178cm 81kg 219 318 55 19 14 0 West Perth Prem: 1993
9 Adam Ramanauskas 19 Nov 80 19yr 184cm 84kg 2 0 0 24 13 4 Dandenong U18 #12 National 1998
10 Mark McVeigh 26 Jan 81 19yr 184cm 85kg 9 2 0 1 0 0 Westbrook/​Pennant Hills/​NSW-ACT U18 #9 National 1998
11 Damien Hardwick 18 Aug 72 27yr 180cm 82kg 108 12 15 24 0 0 Upwey-Tecoma/​Springvale/​St Joseph's College (Ferntree Gully)/​North Melbourne U19s #87 National 1992 B&F: 1998
12 Jonathon Robran 21 Oct 72 27yr 196cm 96kg 75 6 2 4 0 0 Norwood #11 National 1992
13 Michael Long 1 Oct 69 30yr 178cm 80kg 160 124 56 23 18 2 St Marys/​West Torrens #23 National 1988 AA: 1988, 1995; Norm Smith: 1993; Prem: 1993
14 Jason Johnson 25 Jan 78 22yr 180cm 85kg 15 2 0 25 14 8 Kilmore/​Assumption College/​Calder U18 #28 National 1996
15 Michael Prior 6 Sep 73 26yr 182cm 79kg 70 19 2 11 0 0 Noranda/​East Perth #3 National 1992
16 Paul Barnard 13 Feb 73 27yr 189cm 93kg 70 17 0 22 10 0 East Perth #32 National 1993
17 Judd Lalich 26 Dec 75 24yr 193cm 89kg 11 2 0 0 0 0 East Perth #36 National 1997
18 Matthew Lloyd 16 Apr 78 22yr 192cm 93kg 81 245 24 25 109 14 Avondale Heights/​St Bernard's College/​Western U18 Uncontr Comp 1994 AA: 1998, 1999
21 Dean Wallis 27 Aug 69 30yr 190cm 91kg 110 39 5 16 3 2 Nhill Prem: 1993
22 John Barnes 1 Jun 69 30yr 193cm 95kg 156 77 36 24 10 2 Cobram
23 Mark Bolton 3 Apr 79 21yr 196cm 91kg 6 2 0 1 0 0 Ringwood/​Eastern U18 #4 National 1997
24 Joe Misiti 9 Nov 74 25yr 186cm 88kg 140 54 21 25 14 11 Keilor Park Prem: 1993
25 Scott Lucas 30 Dec 77 22yr 192cm 98kg 69 91 11 23 57 7 Camperdown/​Geelong U18 #4 National 1994
26 Chris Heffernan 29 Jan 79 21yr 187cm 81kg 37 16 0 21 4 0 Terang/​Geelong U18 #2 National 1996
27 Steven Alessio 8 Nov 71 28yr 203cm 106kg 112 136 16 24 24 3 St Joseph's College (North Melbourne)/​St Olivers
29 Gary Moorcroft 16 Apr 76 24yr 173cm 86kg 46 51 6 18 23 1 Reservoir/​Preston/​Northern U18 #45 National 1994 Morrish: 1994
30 Mark Fraser 4 Feb 71 29yr 183cm 78kg 106 48 3 4 1 0 Montmorency
31 Dustin Fletcher 7 May 75 24yr 198cm 93kg 128 38 20 23 14 11 PEGS/​Western U18 Father-Son 1992 Prem: 1993
32 Justin Blumfield 24 Nov 77 22yr 188cm 86kg 70 40 3 24 27 8 Tuggeranong #62 National 1994
33 Blake Caracella 15 Mar 77 23yr 186cm 85kg 57 69 7 24 35 10 St Mary's (NFL)/​Parade College/​Northern U18 #10 National 1994
36 Simon Eastaugh 12 Jun 73 26yr 200cm 100kg 17 1 1 0 0 0 Wanganui Park SC/​Notre Dame (Shepparton) #61 National 1989
38 Sean Denham 29 Apr 69 30yr 177cm 80kg 177 65 22 9 0 0 Melton South B&F: 1997; Prem: 1993
42 Danny Jacobs 25 Jun 80 19yr 189cm 94kg 1 0 0 9 3 0 South Melbourne Districts/​Sandringham U18 #36 National 1998
43 Dean Rioli 20 May 78 21yr 180cm 99kg 17 29 5 5 4 0 South Fremantle #3 Rookie 1997
45 r Cory McGrath 4 Feb 79 21yr 181cm 86kg 0 0 0 0 0 0 South Fremantle #14 Rookie 1999
David Hille 2 Jun 81 18yr 202cm 108kg 0 0 0 0 0 0 Peninsula Grammar/​Dandenong U18 #40 National 1999
Marcus Pickett 15 Mar 81 19yr 0 0 0 0 0 0 Port Adelaide (SANFL) #45 National 1999
r David Johnson 28 Oct 81 18yr 181cm 84kg 0 0 0 0 0 0 Calder U18 #30 Rookie 1999
r Adam Switala 21 Apr 78 22yr 0 0 0 0 0 0 Central District #46 Rookie 1999
r James Podsiadly 10 Sep 81 18yr 193cm 100kg 0 0 0 0 0 0 Yarraville/​Emmanuel College/​Western U18/​Werribee/​Geelong (VFL) #58 Rookie 1999
Robert Forster-Knight 6 Apr 82 18yr 186cm 85kg 0 0 0 0 0 0 Murray U18 #72 National 1999
Ilija Grgic 5 Mar 72 28yr 203cm 106kg 87 107 17 0 0 0 MHSOB
Chris Ladhams 24 Oct 80 19yr 179cm 78kg 0 0 0 0 0 0 North Adelaide #23 National 1998
Peter Berbakov 22 Aug 73 26yr 188cm 90kg 52 14 0 0 0 0 Sunbury FC/​Essendon U19s/​Glenelg #58 National 1995