Essendon Playing List for 2003

(compare with the other club lists for 2003)

Experience
average 51.4 games
ranked 13th for the year

Age
average 22.6 years old
ranked 13th for the year

Goals
average 44.8 career goals
ranked 5th for the year

Brownlow Votes
average 10.2 career votes
ranked 7th for the year

# Player DOB Age Height Weight Games Prior Goals Prior Votes Prior Games 2003 Goals 2003 Votes 2003 Original Club Drafted Honours
1 Mark Johnson 23 May 78 24yr 179cm 83kg 86 22 15 24 8 3 Calder U18 #12 Rookie 1996 B&F: 2002; Prem: 2000
2 Mark Mercuri 21 Feb 74 29yr 178cm 77kg 182 232 52 16 7 1 Keilor Park AA: 1999; B&F: 1999; Prem: 1993, 2000
3 Aaron Henneman 13 Dec 80 22yr 195cm 100kg 35 0 0 6 1 0 Murray U18 #25 National 1998
4 Jobe Watson 8 Feb 85 18yr 191cm 95kg 0 0 0 1 0 0 East Sandringham/​Xavier College/​Sandringham U18 #40 National 2002
5 James Hird 4 Feb 73 30yr 188cm 90kg 168 261 75 18 13 19 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 28yr 193cm 90kg 180 32 29 20 2 6 St Paul's College (SA)/​North Adelaide AA: 1998, 2001; Prem: 2000
7 Dean Solomon 9 Jan 80 23yr 189cm 102kg 75 22 4 24 11 2 Bendigo U18 #20 National 1997 Prem: 2000
8 Jason Winderlich 10 Oct 84 18yr 188cm 82kg 0 0 0 3 2 0 Thorpdale/​Gippsland U18 #11 National 2002
9 Adam Ramanauskas 19 Nov 80 22yr 184cm 84kg 74 39 14 10 8 0 Dandenong U18 #12 National 1998 Prem: 2000
10 Mark McVeigh 26 Jan 81 22yr 184cm 85kg 57 27 8 24 9 0 Westbrook/​Pennant Hills/​NSW-ACT U18 #9 National 1998
11 Damien Peverill 12 Jul 79 23yr 185cm 83kg 30 9 11 23 3 3 Calder U18 #32 Rookie 2000
12 Andrew Welsh 11 Feb 83 20yr 188cm 88kg 15 1 0 22 4 1 Calder U18 #47 National 2001
13 Damian Cupido 11 Mar 82 21yr 184cm 90kg 13 16 0 23 39 3 Croydon/​Eastern U18 #6 National 1999
14 Jason Johnson 25 Jan 78 25yr 180cm 85kg 88 51 33 22 15 6 Kilmore/​Assumption College/​Calder U18 #28 National 1996 AA: 2001; B&F: 2001; Prem: 2000
15 Robert Forster-Knight 6 Apr 82 21yr 186cm 85kg 27 0 0 4 0 0 Murray U18 #72 National 1999
16 Paul Barnard 13 Feb 73 30yr 189cm 93kg 140 75 5 11 4 0 East Perth #32 National 1993 Prem: 2000
17 Darren Walsh 27 Dec 84 18yr 186cm 74kg 0 0 0 2 0 0 Sandringham U18 #27 National 2002
18 Matthew Lloyd 16 Apr 78 25yr 192cm 93kg 143 506 59 22 93 14 Avondale Heights/​St Bernard's College/​Western U18 Uncontr Comp 1994 AA: 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001; Coleman: 2000, 2001; Prem: 2000
19 David Hille 2 Jun 81 21yr 202cm 108kg 25 12 0 24 20 3 Peninsula Grammar/​Dandenong U18 #40 National 1999
20 Ted Richards 11 Jan 83 20yr 192cm 94kg 2 0 0 10 9 0 East Sandringham/​Hampton Rovers/​Xavier College/​Sandringham U18 #27 National 2000
21 Danny Jacobs 25 Jun 80 22yr 189cm 94kg 57 19 1 24 4 0 South Melbourne Districts/​Sandringham U18 #36 National 1998
23 Mark Bolton 3 Apr 79 24yr 196cm 91kg 38 15 2 21 12 2 Ringwood/​Eastern U18 #4 National 1997
24 Joe Misiti 9 Nov 74 28yr 186cm 88kg 196 82 43 21 6 2 Keilor Park Prem: 1993, 2000
25 Scott Lucas 30 Dec 77 25yr 192cm 98kg 136 208 26 24 19 1 Camperdown/​Geelong U18 #4 National 1994 Prem: 2000
27 Steven Alessio 8 Nov 71 31yr 203cm 106kg 168 184 22 16 9 0 St Joseph's College (North Melbourne)/​St Olivers Prem: 2000
28 Cory McGrath 4 Feb 79 24yr 181cm 86kg 19 8 0 9 6 0 South Fremantle #14 Rookie 1999
29 Joel Reynolds 5 Jun 84 18yr 188cm 81kg 9 5 0 14 2 0 Geelong U18 #31 National 2001
30 Sam Hunt 13 Apr 83 20yr 193cm 92kg 3 1 0 0 0 0 Geelong U18 #32 National 2000
31 Dustin Fletcher 7 May 75 27yr 198cm 93kg 190 59 36 14 0 1 PEGS/​Western U18 Father-Son 1992 AA: 2000; B&F: 2000; Prem: 1993, 2000
33 Adam McPhee 6 Oct 82 20yr 190cm 89kg 25 9 0 24 10 0 Dandenong U18 #39 National 2000
35 James Davies 30 Jul 82 20yr 191cm 84kg 1 0 0 2 1 0 Xavier College #17 National 2000
36 Jordan Bannister 31 Oct 82 20yr 190cm 88kg 9 0 0 5 0 0 Therry Penola Old Boys/​Gladstone Park SC/​Calder U18 #47 National 2000
37 Marcus Bullen 12 Jul 82 20yr 187cm 85kg 4 0 0 16 6 0 Murray U18 #63 National 2000
38 Shane Harvey 3 Jan 83 20yr 176cm 75kg 7 6 0 4 3 0 Northern U18 #18 National 2001
39 r Ben Haynes 27 Jun 81 21yr 182cm 83kg 5 0 0 7 5 0 Western U18 #5 Rookie 1999
43 Dean Rioli 20 May 78 24yr 180cm 99kg 54 69 12 18 12 0 South Fremantle #3 Rookie 1997
Jason Laycock 4 Nov 84 18yr 201cm 105kg 0 0 0 0 0 0 East Devonport/​Tasmania U18 #10 National 2002
Tristan Cartledge 11 Jun 85 17yr 199cm 93kg 0 0 0 0 0 0 St Patrick's College/​North Ballarat U18 #28 National 2002
r Courtney Johns 14 Nov 84 18yr 192cm 100kg 0 0 0 0 0 0 East Fremantle #28 Rookie 2002
r Adrian Wilson 27 Nov 84 18yr 184cm 88kg 0 0 0 0 0 0 Central District #44 Rookie 2002
r Toby McGrath 11 Oct 80 22yr 0 0 0 0 0 0 South Fremantle #12 Rookie 1999
Simon O'Keefe 27 Jan 84 19yr 0 0 0 0 0 0 Murray U18 #34 National 2001
r Scott Howard 29 Sep 83 19yr 0 0 0 0 0 0 Calder U18 #15 Rookie 2001
r Ken Hall 13 Nov 80 22yr 178cm 83kg 1 0 0 0 0 0 Hobart FC #46 Rookie 2001