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2023 AFLW State Combine Wrap


The athleticism of talented Glenelg midfielder Piper Window was on full display at the South Australian AFLW Draft Combine, held on Saturday, October 14.

Window topped the testing in the 20 Metre Sprint with a time of 3.261 seconds, and claimed honours in the Agility Test with a time of 8.45 seconds.

Earlier in the combine, Window placed third in both the Standing Vertical Jump (53cm) and Running Vertical Jump (64cm), highlighting her all-round capabilities.

The impressive results capped off a terrific year for Window, who won the SANFLW Best and Fairest award after a standout season in the black and gold.

Central District’s Elaine Grigg led all-comers in the 2km Time Trial, crossing the line in seven minutes and 59 seconds at Bridgestone Athletics Centre.

The exciting Bulldog got out to an early lead, then finished strongly to win the endurance event.

South Adelaide’s Alissa Brook also put her best foot forward by winning the Vertical Jump (58cm) and placing second in both the Running Vertical Jump (72cm) and 20 Metre Sprint
(3.289 seconds).

Her Panthers teammate Brooke Boileau finished third in both the Agility Test (8.629) and 2km Time Trial (8 minutes and two seconds) and Woodville-West Torrens prospect Shineah Goody won the Running Vertical Jump by reaching a height of 74cm.


20m Sprint

Player SANFL club Time (Seconds)
Piper Window Glenelg 3.261
Alissa Brook South 3.289
Elaine Grigg Central 3.353

Eagles star Shineah Goody completes the 20m sprint with a smile. Picture – Peter Argent

2km Time Trial

Player SANFL Club Time (Minutes/Seconds)
Elaine Grigg Central 7:59
Shineah Goody Eagles 8:20
Brooke Boileau South 8:20

Central’s Elaine Grigg was first across the line in the 2km Time Trial. Picture – Peter Argent


Player SANFL Club Time (Seconds)
Piper Window Glenelg 8.45
Elaine Grigg Central 8.582
Brooke Boileau South 8.629

Running Vertical Jump

Player SANFL Club Height (CM)
Shineah Goody Eagles 74
Alissa Brook South 72
Piper Window Glenelg 64

South Adelaide’s Alissa Brook starred in the Vertical Leap tests. Picture – Peter Argent

Standing Vertical Jump

Player SANFL Club Height (CM)
Alissa Brook South 58
Shineah Goody Eagles 56
Piper Window Glenelg 53