Essendon Playing List for 2002

(compare with the other club lists for 2002)

Experience
average 60.2 games
ranked 7th for the year

Age
average 23.1 years old
ranked 10th for the year

Goals
average 62.9 career goals
ranked 2nd for the year

Brownlow Votes
average 12.9 career votes
ranked 4th for the year

# Player DOB Age Height Weight Games Prior Goals Prior Votes Prior Games 2002 Goals 2002 Votes 2002 Original Club Drafted Honours
1 Mark Johnson 23 May 78 23yr 179cm 83kg 62 17 11 24 5 4 Calder U18 #12 Rookie 1996 Prem: 2000
2 Mark Mercuri 21 Feb 74 28yr 178cm 77kg 171 225 51 11 7 1 Keilor Park AA: 1999; B&F: 1999; Prem: 1993, 2000
3 Aaron Henneman 13 Dec 80 21yr 195cm 100kg 27 0 0 8 0 0 Murray U18 #25 National 1998
4 Paul Salmon 20 Jan 65 37yr 205cm 112kg 309 550 109 15 11 0 North Ringwood AA: 1987, 1988, 1997; B&F: 1996, 1997; Larke: 1981; Prem: 1985, 1993
5 James Hird 4 Feb 73 29yr 188cm 90kg 152 250 68 16 11 7 Ainslie #79 National 1990 AA: 1995, 1996, 2000, 2001; Brownlow: 1996; B&F: 1994, 1995, 1996; Norm Smith: 2000; Prem: 1993, 2000
6 Sean Wellman 20 Sep 74 27yr 193cm 90kg 158 29 29 22 3 0 St Paul's College (SA)/​North Adelaide AA: 1998, 2001; Prem: 2000
7 Dean Solomon 9 Jan 80 22yr 189cm 102kg 75 22 4 0 0 0 Bendigo U18 #20 National 1997 Prem: 2000
9 Adam Ramanauskas 19 Nov 80 21yr 184cm 84kg 51 26 7 23 13 7 Dandenong U18 #12 National 1998 Prem: 2000
10 Mark McVeigh 26 Jan 81 21yr 184cm 85kg 33 20 3 24 7 5 Westbrook/​Pennant Hills/​NSW-ACT U18 #9 National 1998
11 Damien Peverill 12 Jul 79 22yr 185cm 83kg 9 4 3 21 5 8 Calder U18 #32 Rookie 2000
12 Daniel McAlister 22 Aug 78 23yr 185cm 88kg 3 0 0 3 0 0 Smithton/​Tasmania U18 #5 National 1996
14 Jason Johnson 25 Jan 78 24yr 180cm 85kg 64 37 24 24 14 9 Kilmore/​Assumption College/​Calder U18 #28 National 1996 AA: 2001; B&F: 2001; Prem: 2000
15 Robert Forster-Knight 6 Apr 82 20yr 186cm 85kg 9 0 0 18 0 0 Murray U18 #72 National 1999
16 Paul Barnard 13 Feb 73 29yr 189cm 93kg 116 52 3 24 23 2 East Perth #32 National 1993 Prem: 2000
18 Matthew Lloyd 16 Apr 78 24yr 192cm 93kg 127 459 53 16 47 6 Avondale Heights/​St Bernard's College/​Western U18 Uncontr Comp 1994 AA: 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001; Coleman: 2000, 2001; Prem: 2000
20 Ted Richards 11 Jan 83 19yr 192cm 94kg 0 0 0 2 0 0 East Sandringham/​Hampton Rovers/​Xavier College/​Sandringham U18 #27 National 2000
21 Danny Jacobs 25 Jun 80 21yr 189cm 94kg 33 10 0 24 9 1 South Melbourne Districts/​Sandringham U18 #36 National 1998
23 Mark Bolton 3 Apr 79 23yr 196cm 91kg 19 7 0 19 8 2 Ringwood/​Eastern U18 #4 National 1997
24 Joe Misiti 9 Nov 74 27yr 186cm 88kg 181 76 40 15 6 3 Keilor Park Prem: 1993, 2000
25 Scott Lucas 30 Dec 77 24yr 192cm 98kg 117 183 20 19 25 6 Camperdown/​Geelong U18 #4 National 1994 Prem: 2000
26 Chris Heffernan 29 Jan 79 23yr 187cm 81kg 74 26 3 23 12 0 Terang/​Geelong U18 #2 National 1996 Prem: 2000
27 Steven Alessio 8 Nov 71 30yr 203cm 106kg 153 173 19 15 11 3 St Joseph's College (North Melbourne)/​St Olivers Prem: 2000
28 Cory McGrath 4 Feb 79 23yr 181cm 86kg 13 7 0 6 1 0 South Fremantle #14 Rookie 1999
29 Gary Moorcroft 16 Apr 76 26yr 173cm 86kg 80 89 9 15 13 0 Reservoir/​Preston/​Northern U18 #45 National 1994 Morrish: 1994; Prem: 2000
30 Sam Hunt 13 Apr 83 19yr 193cm 92kg 0 0 0 3 1 0 Geelong U18 #32 National 2000
31 Dustin Fletcher 7 May 75 26yr 198cm 93kg 172 56 33 18 3 3 PEGS/​Western U18 Father-Son 1992 AA: 2000; B&F: 2000; Prem: 1993, 2000
32 Justin Blumfield 24 Nov 77 24yr 188cm 86kg 107 75 11 22 11 1 Tuggeranong #62 National 1994 Prem: 2000
33 Blake Caracella 15 Mar 77 25yr 186cm 85kg 102 129 20 24 22 2 St Mary's (NFL)/​Parade College/​Northern U18 #10 National 1994 Prem: 2000
34 David Hille 2 Jun 81 20yr 202cm 108kg 6 1 0 19 11 0 Peninsula Grammar/​Dandenong U18 #40 National 1999
35 James Davies 30 Jul 82 19yr 191cm 84kg 0 0 0 1 0 0 Xavier College #17 National 2000
36 Jordan Bannister 31 Oct 82 19yr 190cm 88kg 4 0 0 5 0 0 Therry Penola Old Boys/​Gladstone Park SC/​Calder U18 #47 National 2000
37 Marcus Bullen 12 Jul 82 19yr 187cm 85kg 2 0 0 2 0 0 Murray U18 #63 National 2000
38 Shane Harvey 3 Jan 83 19yr 176cm 75kg 0 0 0 7 6 0 Northern U18 #18 National 2001
40 Joel Reynolds 5 Jun 84 17yr 188cm 81kg 0 0 0 9 5 0 Geelong U18 #31 National 2001
41 Andrew Welsh 11 Feb 83 19yr 188cm 88kg 0 0 0 15 1 0 Calder U18 #47 National 2001
43 Dean Rioli 20 May 78 23yr 180cm 99kg 39 57 10 15 12 2 South Fremantle #3 Rookie 1997
47 r Ken Hall 13 Nov 80 21yr 178cm 83kg 0 0 0 1 0 0 Hobart FC #46 Rookie 2001
Simon O'Keefe 27 Jan 84 18yr 0 0 0 0 0 0 Murray U18 #34 National 2001
r Scott Howard 29 Sep 83 18yr 0 0 0 0 0 0 Calder U18 #15 Rookie 2001
r Adam Winter 9 Aug 83 18yr 0 0 0 0 0 0 Calder U18 #31 Rookie 2001
r Marcus Kenny 16 Sep 82 19yr 0 0 0 0 0 0 Eastern U18 #16 Rookie 2000