1988 VFL Drafts and Trading

Trade Period, National Draft, Pre-Season Draft

Delistings, Zone Selections

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National Draft

# Club Player Original Club Age Height Weight Games Goals Votes Honours
1 Hawthorn Alex McDonald St Patrick's College/​Ballarat YCW 18yr 186cm 82kg 107 (46) 44 6
2 West Coast Todd Breman Subiaco 23yr 183cm 80kg 48 (23) 39 2
3 Fitzroy Carl Dilena Sturt 21yr 179cm 76kg 33 (23) 23 0
4 North Melbourne John McNamara Port Fairy 16yr 0 0 0
5 Richmond Chris Naish Wangaratta Rovers 17yr 172cm 71kg 161 (143) 228 15
6 Geelong Ray Sterrett East Fremantle 23yr 185cm 86kg 20 7 3
7 Western Bulldogs Leon Cameron South Warrnambool 16yr 185cm 82kg 256 (172) 108 68 B&F: 1993
8 Sydney Dion Scott East Devonport 18yr 190cm 105kg 79 (6) 61 0
9 Essendon Michael Werner West Torrens 19yr 188cm 88kg 60 (40) 80 0
10 West Coast Peter Higgins Claremont 22yr 4 0 0
11 Collingwood Mark Bayliss South Fremantle 22yr 193cm 90kg 4 6 0
12 Essendon Brad Fox Perth 19yr 185cm 92kg 21 (17) 4 0
13 Melbourne Darren Bennett East Fremantle 23yr 196cm 98kg 74 208 12
14 Hawthorn Steven Byers New Norfolk 18yr 0 0 0
15 St Kilda Danny Craven Wangaratta FC 21yr 162cm 68kg 58 (33) 17 8
16 Brisbane David Bain East Perth 22yr 176cm 67kg 98 (86) 48 36 B&F: 1990; Gardiner: 1994
17 Fitzroy Bradley Edwards Perth 20yr 190cm 95kg 16 (6) 1 0
18 North Melbourne Anthony Stevens Waaia/​Shepparton FC 17yr 178cm 81kg 292 127 62 AA: 1998; B&F: 1997, 1999; Prem: 1996, 1999
19 Richmond Matthew Francis St Patrick's College/​Ballan 18yr 196cm 86kg 55 (19) 23 0
20 Geelong Adrian Fletcher Glenorchy 19yr 178cm 84kg 231 (23) 97 76 B&F: 1999; Christian: 1999
21 Western Bulldogs Anthony Reynolds Wodonga FC 17yr 0 0 0
22 Sydney Paul Holdsworth Clarence 18yr 180cm 80kg 6 3 0
23 Essendon Michael Long St Marys/​West Torrens 19yr 178cm 80kg 190 143 58 AA: 1995; Norm Smith: 1993; Prem: 1993, 2000
24 West Coast David Hynes Rostrevor College/​Port Adelaide (SANFL) 21yr 190cm 91kg 86 (73) 59 2 Prem: 1994
25 Collingwood Colin Alexander Clarence 18yr 178cm 74kg 29 (24) 30 0
26 Essendon David Regan East Ballarat 16yr 0 0 0
27 Melbourne Rod Keogh Castlemaine 17yr 180cm 83kg 82 (22) 29 7 Gardiner: 1990, 1993
28 Hawthorn Chris Martin Seymour 19yr 0 0 0
29 St Kilda Tim Allen Mornington 18yr 191cm 85kg 34 (22) 17 5
30 Brisbane Richard Champion Woodville 20yr 186cm 94kg 183 80 21
31 Fitzroy Brenton Klaebe Norwood 22yr 183cm 83kg 5 0 0
32 North Melbourne Brad Sholl Horsham FC 15yr 184cm 84kg 171 (2) 46 54
33 Richmond Bruce Lennon Sturt 17yr 188cm 84kg 28 7 0
34 Geelong Daryn Cresswell North Hobart 17yr 183cm 84kg 244 (0) 208 61 AA: 1997; B&F: 1994
35 Western Bulldogs John Georgiades Subiaco 22yr 185cm 83kg 15 27 6
36 Sydney Nick Chigwidden Glenelg 20yr 0 0 0
37 Essendon Michael Strickland Glenorchy 19yr 0 0 0
38 West Coast Jeremy Crough South Bendigo 18yr 0 0 0
39 Collingwood Scott Russell Prince Alfred College/​Sturt 18yr 180cm 75kg 198 (182) 115 55 Prem: 1990
40 Carlton Glenn Johnston North Launceston 18yr 0 0 0
41 Melbourne Michael Hobbes Eastlake 17yr 0 0 0
42 Hawthorn Dion Rhook Hamilton Imperials 16yr 0 0 0
43 St Kilda Daryl Griffiths North Launceston 0 0 0
44 West Coast Scott Williamson Wangaratta Rovers 17yr 0 0 0
45 Fitzroy Damien Simmonds Wangaratta FC 18yr 0 0 0
46 North Melbourne Simon McCarty Rochester 18yr 0 0 0
47 Richmond Glen Leaf Mildura Imperials 17yr 0 0 0
48 Fitzroy Scott Jordan South Launceston 17yr 0 0 0
49 Western Bulldogs Shannon Corcoran Sacred Heart College/​Glenelg 17yr 182cm 80kg 30 (23) 2 0
50 Sydney Jim West Glenelg 22yr 190cm 90kg 37 54 0
51 Essendon Adrian Burns Dromana 17yr 178cm 71kg 15 (11) 8 0
52 West Coast Darren Bartsch West Adelaide 19yr 198cm 90kg 0 0 0
53 Collingwood Michael Smith Devonport 16yr 0 0 0
54 Carlton Michael Sexton Sandhurst 17yr 192cm 92kg 200 23 16 AA: 1996, 1997; Prem: 1995
55 Melbourne Andrew Ford North Ballarat 18yr 178cm 75kg 8 1 0
56 Hawthorn Justin McGrath St Patrick's College/​Ballarat YCW 17yr 180cm 74kg 8 (0) 0 0
57 St Kilda Pat Lambert Manangatang 18yr 0 0 0
58 Brisbane Lachlan Sim Moe 18yr 174cm 70kg 21 5 0
59 Fitzroy Matthew Dundas Yea/​Assumption College 16yr 178cm 73kg 87 (73) 66 17
60 North Melbourne Derek Kickett Central District 26yr 180cm 88kg 152 (12) 179 28
61 Richmond Julian Moloney Mildura Imperials 18yr 0 0 0
62 Geelong David Welsby Sturt 18yr 180cm 86kg 2 1 0
63 Western Bulldogs Scott Davies North Launceston 17yr 0 0 0
64 Sydney Andrew Bishop Ainslie 22yr 0 0 0
65 Essendon Rod Saunders Mooroopna 18yr 0 0 0
66 West Coast Matt Richardson Warracknabeal 18yr 0 0 0
67 Collingwood Peter Divenuto Sandy Bay 18yr 0 0 0
68 Carlton Grant Povey Claremont 21yr 0 0 0
69 Melbourne Mathew Mahoney Eastlake 19yr 200cm 94kg 6 0 0
70 Hawthorn Russell Wilding Lexton 0 0 0
71 St Kilda Graeme Kettle South Launceston 16yr 0 0 0
72 Brisbane Chris O'Sullivan Cora Lynn/​Xavier College 20yr 172cm 69kg 8 2 0
73 Fitzroy Scott Walker North Hobart 0 0 0
74 North Melbourne Steven Hamilton North Adelaide 18yr 180cm 75kg 6 1 2
75 Richmond Ty Esler Koo Wee Rup 17yr 203cm 104kg 12 0 0
76 Geelong David Preston Bairnsdale 17yr 0 0 0
77 Western Bulldogs Robert Bloom Ulverstone 15yr 0 0 0
78 Hawthorn Jamie Bond Beaufort 16yr 190cm 89kg 1 (0) 1 0
79 Essendon Simon Jorgenson Castlemaine 17yr 0 0 0
80 West Coast Damian Berto St Marys 21yr 0 0 0
81 Collingwood Nick Probert Burnie Hawks 16yr 0 0 0
82 Carlton Anthony Loone Deloraine 20yr 0 0 0
83 Melbourne Brian Stynes County Dublin 17yr 190cm 87kg 2 0 0
84 Hawthorn Justin Crough Bungaree 16yr 0 0 0 Liston: 1997
85 St Kilda Ian Dargie Subiaco 24yr 178cm 72kg 11 (10) 1 0 Sandover: 1991, 1994
86 Western Bulldogs Ben Sexton Sandhurst 16yr 191cm 90kg 43 (39) 33 0
87 Fitzroy Dwaine Kretschmer North Gambier 16yr 180cm 78kg 0 0 0
88 North Melbourne Justin Staritski Pembroke School/​Norwood 18yr 181cm 78kg 26 (25) 4 0
89 Richmond Adam Crudden Nar Nar Goon 17yr 0 0 0
90 Geelong Kym Nicholls Norwood 16yr 0 0 0
91 Western Bulldogs Matthew Queen Glenorchy 19yr 0 0 0
92 North Melbourne Steven Vizy Queanbeyan 18yr 0 0 0
93 Essendon Paul Hills North Ballarat 16yr 185cm 78kg 63 11 7 Prem: 1993
94 West Coast Andrew Geddes Mornington 18yr 184cm 81kg 0 0 0
95 Collingwood Tony Francis Norwood 19yr 171cm 74kg 161 (142) 108 55 AA: 1991; B&F: 1991; Prem: 1990
FS 96 Carlton Michael James St Patrick's College/​Ballarat FC 16yr 180cm 88kg 12 2 1
97 Melbourne Tom Grehan County Roscommon 18yr 0 0 0
98 Hawthorn Michael Barrett Morwell 16yr 0 0 0
99 St Kilda Dermot McNicholl County Derry 23yr 180cm 82kg 3 1 0
100 Brisbane David Kupsch North Adelaide 17yr 0 0 0
101 Fitzroy Leigh Funcke Minyip 16yr 0 0 0
102 North Melbourne Shaun Holloway Ballarat YCW 17yr 0 0 0
FS 103 Richmond Sean Bowden Mildura Imperials 18yr 183cm 82kg 6 0 0
104 Geelong Andrew Gribble St Peters 21yr 0 0 0
105 Western Bulldogs Chris Grant Daylesford 15yr 193cm 98kg 341 554 112 AA: 1997, 1998, 1999; B&F: 1994, 1996
FS 106 Sydney Gareth John Gisborne 16yr 200cm 105kg 22 (21) 3 7
107 Essendon Darren Mead Port Adelaide (SANFL) 17yr 193cm 98kg 122 (0) 8 9 B&F: 1997
108 West Coast Peter Melesso Claremont 26yr 191cm 83kg 6 4 0
FS 109 Collingwood Heath Shephard Burnie Hawks 19yr 179cm 73kg 15 (11) 17 1
FS 110 Carlton Chris Mulcair Sandhurst Marist Dockers 16yr 0 0 0
FS 111 Melbourne Tom Kavanagh Castlemaine 18yr 188cm 82kg 10 (2) 2 0
112 Hawthorn Troy Reid Woorinen 16yr 0 0 0

Pre-Season Draft

# Club Player Original Club Age Height Weight Games Goals Votes Honours
1 St Kilda Brian Winton 25yr 192cm 83kg 5 4 0
2 Brisbane John Gastev 24yr 180cm 76kg 113 41 8 B&F: 1989, 1992
3 Fitzroy Wally Matera 25yr 170cm 64kg 32 39 4
4 North Melbourne Travis Martin-Beynon 16yr 0 0 0
5 Richmond Jeremy Crough South Bendigo 18yr 0 0 0
6 Geelong Andrew Rogers Woodville 24yr 188cm 90kg 75 2 2
7 Western Bulldogs Mark Williams 24yr 184cm 76kg 14 13 0
8 Sydney Robert Teal 21yr 184cm 86kg 18 18 0
9 Essendon Brian Hinkley 21yr 0 0 0
10 West Coast Shane Cable Perth 18yr 180cm 67kg 1 0 0
11 Collingwood Murray Wrensted 24yr 174cm 85kg 10 4 3
12 Carlton Simon Verbeek 21yr 188cm 90kg 38 33 3
13 Melbourne Dannie Seow 21yr 188cm 80kg 7 2 0
14 Hawthorn Matthew Shinners 18yr 0 0 0
15 St Kilda Brendan Lowther 19yr 0 0 0
16 Brisbane David Wittey Brighton Grammar/​Old Brighton 22yr 193cm 82kg 1 (0) 0 0
17 Fitzroy Kevin Caton 23yr 17 (9) 17 0
18 North Melbourne Leigh Tudor Doutta Stars 19yr 176cm 74kg 68 (8) 59 3
19 Richmond Matt Richardson Warracknabeal 18yr 0 0 0
20 Geelong Spiro Malakellis Geelong Amateur 20yr 175cm 75kg 67 18 1
21 Western Bulldogs Tim Harrington 25yr 188cm 84kg 18 0 0
22 Sydney Darren Ogier 25yr 184cm 81kg 8 16 1
23 Essendon Paul McWilliam 21yr 0 0 0
24 West Coast Clinton Browning 26yr 191cm 85kg 4 5 0
25 Collingwood James Pyke Norwood 22yr 0 0 0
26 Carlton Ashley Matthews 18yr 190cm 79kg 15 (9) 4 0
27 Melbourne James Tomkins 23yr 0 0 0
28 Hawthorn Jon Gahan 19yr 0 0 0
29 St Kilda Tony Elshaug 28yr 178cm 73kg 0 0 0
30 Brisbane Simon Hose 21yr 179cm 81kg 5 2 0
31 Fitzroy Peter Bourke 22yr 173cm 76kg 22 3 3
32 North Melbourne Chris Lindsay West Torrens 21yr 0 0 0
33 Richmond Stuart Griffiths Melbourne Grammar/​Old Melburnians 19yr 177cm 76kg 17 14 1
34 Geelong Darren Savickas 19yr 0 0 0
35 Western Bulldogs Tony Evans 22yr 180cm 76kg 3 1 0
36 Sydney Brett Scott 26yr 178cm 76kg 7 5 0
37 Essendon Rodney Lawson 23yr 0 0 0
38 West Coast Shane Ellis 28yr 188cm 86kg 10 8 0
39 Collingwood John McKay 19yr 0 0 0
40 Carlton Paul Payne 23yr 189cm 85kg 5 0 0
41 Melbourne Michael Atkins 21yr 0 0 0
42 Hawthorn Brett Sherriff 19yr 0 0 0
43 St Kilda Lazar Vidovic Coolaroo/​North Melbourne Reserves/​Castlemaine 23yr 200cm 102kg 80 13 6
44 Brisbane Glen Reeves 21yr 0 0 0
45 Fitzroy Dean Lupson 19yr 180cm 79kg 6 0 0
46 North Melbourne Tony Furey 25yr 188cm 77kg 0 0 0
47 Richmond Justin Paul 19yr 0 0 0
48 Geelong Garry Phillips 20yr 185cm 75kg 3 0 0
49 Western Bulldogs Jolyon Keeble 21yr 0 0 0
50 Sydney Michael Phyland 23yr 181cm 80kg 13 4 0
51 Essendon Gary Barrow Avondale Heights 18yr 183cm 78kg 6 (0) 1 0
52 West Coast Richard Geary 25yr 181cm 78kg 2 0 0
53 Collingwood Nick Foley 15yr 0 0 0
54 Carlton Tim Taylor 19yr 0 0 0
55 Melbourne Matthew Febey Devonport 19yr 184cm 82kg 143 44 8
56 Hawthorn Adam Ladbrook Pakenham 19yr 0 0 0