SA’s leaders Jake Johansen (captain) and Billy Stretch (joint vice-captain) along with Harrison Wigg and Caleb Daniel were named in the carnival’s best 22 after strong performances in the 2014 AFL Under-18 National Championship. Victorious coach Brenton Phillips was named as the assistant coach of the team.The McDonald’s SA Under-18 team won its second consecutive AFL National Championship title after winning five of its six matches throughout the tournament.
We would like to also again congratulate our other representatives in the carnival in Alex Neale-Bullen, Corey Gregson, Josh Miller, Tim Sullivan & Peter Spurling, who also did themselves, their parents and the Glenelg Football Club proud.For details of the All-Australian squad please click here.
We have 5 boys in the final squad going to Gold Coast from July 4th-11th
Jake McCreery (Cove FC)
Jonty Scharenberg (PHOS Camden FC)
Corey May (Edwardstown FC)
James Dukalskis (Sth Gambier FC)
Sam Walker (Sth Gambier FC)
This week’s Macca’s Cup MVP nominee is Glenelg’s Cam McPherson. Playing through the midfield, McPherson collected 38 disposals, six tackles and seven clearances in his team’s win against South.