Essendon Playing List for 2001

(compare with the other club lists for 2001)

Experience
average 55.4 games
ranked 9th for the year

Age
average 23.3 years old
ranked 8th for the year

Goals
average 44.5 career goals
ranked 5th for the year

Brownlow Votes
average 10.5 career votes
ranked 7th for the year

# Player DOB Age Height Weight Games Prior Goals Prior Votes Prior Games 2001 Goals 2001 Votes 2001 Original Club Drafted Honours
1 Mark Johnson 23 May 78 22yr 179cm 83kg 39 7 8 23 10 3 Calder U18 #12 Rookie 1996 Prem: 2000
2 Mark Mercuri 21 Feb 74 27yr 178cm 77kg 151 215 47 20 10 4 Keilor Park AA: 1999; B&F: 1999; Prem: 1993, 2000
3 Aaron Henneman 13 Dec 80 20yr 195cm 100kg 8 0 0 19 0 0 Murray U18 #25 National 1998
4 Daniel McAlister 22 Aug 78 22yr 185cm 88kg 2 0 0 1 0 0 Smithton/​Tasmania U18 #5 National 1996
5 James Hird 4 Feb 73 28yr 188cm 90kg 130 223 63 22 27 5 Ainslie #79 National 1990 AA: 1995, 1996, 2000; Brownlow: 1996; B&F: 1994, 1995, 1996; Norm Smith: 2000; Prem: 1993, 2000
6 Sean Wellman 20 Sep 74 26yr 193cm 90kg 135 19 19 23 10 10 St Paul's College (SA)/​North Adelaide AA: 1998; Prem: 2000
7 Dean Solomon 9 Jan 80 21yr 189cm 102kg 51 14 4 24 8 0 Bendigo U18 #20 National 1997 Prem: 2000
9 Adam Ramanauskas 19 Nov 80 20yr 184cm 84kg 26 13 4 25 13 3 Dandenong U18 #12 National 1998 Prem: 2000
10 Mark McVeigh 26 Jan 81 20yr 184cm 85kg 10 2 0 23 18 3 Westbrook/​Pennant Hills/​NSW-ACT U18 #9 National 1998
11 Damien Hardwick 18 Aug 72 28yr 180cm 82kg 132 12 15 21 1 0 Upwey-Tecoma/​Springvale/​St Joseph's College (Ferntree Gully)/​North Melbourne U19s #87 National 1992 AA: 2000; B&F: 1998; Prem: 2000
12 Jonathon Robran 21 Oct 72 28yr 196cm 96kg 79 6 2 4 3 0 Norwood #11 National 1992
13 Michael Long 1 Oct 69 31yr 178cm 80kg 183 142 58 7 1 0 St Marys/​West Torrens #23 National 1988 AA: 1988, 1995; Norm Smith: 1993; Prem: 1993, 2000
14 Jason Johnson 25 Jan 78 23yr 180cm 85kg 40 16 8 24 21 16 Kilmore/​Assumption College/​Calder U18 #28 National 1996 Prem: 2000
15 Robert Forster-Knight 6 Apr 82 19yr 186cm 85kg 0 0 0 9 0 0 Murray U18 #72 National 1999
16 Paul Barnard 13 Feb 73 28yr 189cm 93kg 92 27 0 24 25 3 East Perth #32 National 1993 Prem: 2000
17 Judd Lalich 26 Dec 75 25yr 193cm 89kg 11 2 0 6 2 0 East Perth #36 National 1997
18 Matthew Lloyd 16 Apr 78 23yr 192cm 93kg 106 354 38 21 105 15 Avondale Heights/​St Bernard's College/​Western U18 Uncontr Comp 1994 AA: 1998, 1999, 2000; Coleman: 2000; Prem: 2000
21 Dean Wallis 27 Aug 69 31yr 190cm 91kg 126 42 7 1 0 0 Nhill Prem: 1993, 2000
22 John Barnes 1 Jun 69 31yr 193cm 95kg 180 87 38 22 3 0 Cobram Prem: 2000
23 Mark Bolton 3 Apr 79 22yr 196cm 91kg 7 2 0 12 5 0 Ringwood/​Eastern U18 #4 National 1997
24 Joe Misiti 9 Nov 74 26yr 186cm 88kg 165 68 32 16 8 8 Keilor Park Prem: 1993, 2000
25 Scott Lucas 30 Dec 77 23yr 192cm 98kg 92 148 18 25 35 2 Camperdown/​Geelong U18 #4 National 1994 Prem: 2000
26 Chris Heffernan 29 Jan 79 22yr 187cm 81kg 58 20 0 16 6 3 Terang/​Geelong U18 #2 National 1996 Prem: 2000
27 Steven Alessio 8 Nov 71 29yr 203cm 106kg 136 160 19 17 13 0 St Joseph's College (North Melbourne)/​St Olivers Prem: 2000
28 Cory McGrath 4 Feb 79 22yr 181cm 86kg 0 0 0 13 7 0 South Fremantle #14 Rookie 1999
29 Gary Moorcroft 16 Apr 76 25yr 173cm 86kg 64 74 7 16 15 2 Reservoir/​Preston/​Northern U18 #45 National 1994 Morrish: 1994; Prem: 2000
31 Dustin Fletcher 7 May 75 25yr 198cm 93kg 151 52 31 21 4 2 PEGS/​Western U18 Father-Son 1992 AA: 2000; B&F: 2000; Prem: 1993, 2000
32 Justin Blumfield 24 Nov 77 23yr 188cm 86kg 94 67 11 13 8 0 Tuggeranong #62 National 1994 Prem: 2000
33 Blake Caracella 15 Mar 77 24yr 186cm 85kg 81 104 17 21 25 3 St Mary's (NFL)/​Parade College/​Northern U18 #10 National 1994 Prem: 2000
34 David Hille 2 Jun 81 19yr 202cm 108kg 0 0 0 6 1 0 Peninsula Grammar/​Dandenong U18 #40 National 1999
36 Jordan Bannister 31 Oct 82 18yr 190cm 88kg 0 0 0 4 0 0 Therry Penola Old Boys/​Gladstone Park SC/​Calder U18 #47 National 2000
37 Marcus Bullen 12 Jul 82 18yr 187cm 85kg 0 0 0 2 0 0 Murray U18 #63 National 2000
42 Danny Jacobs 25 Jun 80 20yr 189cm 94kg 10 3 0 23 7 0 South Melbourne Districts/​Sandringham U18 #36 National 1998
43 Dean Rioli 20 May 78 22yr 180cm 99kg 22 33 5 17 24 5 South Fremantle #3 Rookie 1997
45 r Damien Peverill 12 Jul 79 21yr 185cm 83kg 0 0 0 9 4 3 Calder U18 #32 Rookie 2000
Adam Switala 21 Apr 78 23yr 0 0 0 0 0 0 Central District #46 Rookie 1999
Ted Richards 11 Jan 83 18yr 192cm 94kg 0 0 0 0 0 0 East Sandringham/​Hampton Rovers/​Xavier College/​Sandringham U18 #27 National 2000
Sam Hunt 13 Apr 83 18yr 193cm 92kg 0 0 0 0 0 0 Geelong U18 #32 National 2000
Michael Davis 3 Feb 82 19yr 0 0 0 0 0 0 Sandringham U18 #74 National 2000
r Marcus Kenny 16 Sep 82 18yr 0 0 0 0 0 0 Eastern U18 #16 Rookie 2000
James Davies 30 Jul 82 18yr 191cm 84kg 0 0 0 0 0 0 Xavier College #17 National 2000
r David Johnson 28 Oct 81 19yr 181cm 84kg 0 0 0 0 0 0 Calder U18 #30 Rookie 1999
r James Podsiadly 10 Sep 81 19yr 193cm 100kg 0 0 0 0 0 0 Yarraville/​Emmanuel College/​Western U18/​Werribee/​Geelong (VFL) #58 Rookie 1999