1981 VFL Drafts and Trading

National Draft

# Club Player Original Club Age Height Weight Games Goals Votes Honours
1 Melbourne Alan Johnson 24yr 179cm 75kg 135 95 45 B&F: 1983, 1989
2 Western Bulldogs Neil Craig 25yr 0 0 0
3 St Kilda Grant Campbell 0 0 0
4 Sydney Mark Naley 20yr 177cm 80kg 65 (0) 74 23 AA: 1986, 1987; Magarey: 1991; Prem: 1987
5 North Melbourne Craig Holden Trinity College (WA)/​Swan Districts 24yr 178cm 80kg 109 (29) 24 2 AA: 1987
6 Richmond Peter Hofner 0 0 0
7 Hawthorn Ken Judge 23yr 183cm 82kg 89 (72) 176 3 Prem: 1983
8 Essendon Wayne Otway 25yr 168cm 73kg 36 65 14
9 Fitzroy Dean Turner 22yr 178cm 80kg 110 (54) 47 6
10 Geelong Tony McGuinness Glenelg 17yr 176cm 76kg 222 (0) 187 93 AA: 1988, 1992, 1993; B&F: 1987, 1993; Magarey: 1982
11 Collingwood Chris Carpenter 0 0 0
12 Carlton Ross Ditchburn 24yr 192cm 92kg 28 91 3 Prem: 1982
13 Melbourne Danny Hughes 17yr 189cm 90kg 135 (124) 24 6 AA: 1988; B&F: 1985
14 Western Bulldogs Trevor Clisby North Adelaide 20yr 0 0 0
15 St Kilda Geoff Linke 25yr 181cm 83kg 2 3 0
16 Sydney Phil Brooksby 0 0 0
17 North Melbourne Tom Warhurst St Ignatius (SA)/​Norwood 18yr 192cm 86kg 2 (0) 0 0
18 Richmond David Tiller 0 0 0
19 Hawthorn John Platten Central District 18yr 170cm 70kg 258 228 143 AA: 1985, 1986, 1987, 1988, 1992; Brownlow: 1987; B&F: 1987, 1994; Magarey: 1984; Prem: 1986, 1988, 1989, 1991
20 Essendon Stephen Copping 25yr 180cm 80kg 42 88 7
21 Fitzroy Chris McDermott Glenelg 18yr 182cm 92kg 117 (0) 25 17 AA: 1986, 1987, 1992; B&F: 1992
22 Geelong Greg McAdam 20yr 179cm 81kg 10 (0) 13 0
23 Collingwood Scott Knight 22yr 189cm 85kg 5 2 0
24 Carlton Chris Veide 0 0 0