The final U19 Big V side was announced at last night’s jumper presentation ahead of Sunday’s Challenge Cup clash against AFL Victoria Country at Mars Stadium.
Charlie Thompson (Old Carey) was named captain after his standout opening 12 rounds of the VAFA season, while Geordie Nagle (De La Salle) was elected as vice.
St Kevin’s OB has the highest number of representatives with four – Michael Romero, Cam Hodges, Sam Barnett and Ned Reeves – while Beaumaris and Old Carey have three.
Shaun Lovell (Mazenod), Anthony Zimmerman (Old Brighton), Ben Huggard (St Bernard’s) and Cam Hodges have each received a Grill’d Rising Star nomination this year.
The game kicks off at 11:30am on Sunday from Mars Stadium in Ballarat. Tune into VAFA.com.au for the live broadcast.
|Charlie Thompson (c)||Old Carey|
|Geordie Nagle (vc)||De La Salle|
|Lachlan Harris||Caulfield Grammarians|
|Anthony Zimmerman||Old Brighton|
|Tom Yorgey||Old Brighton|
|Tom Jepson||Old Carey|
|Matthew King||Old Carey|
|Durras Seccull||Old Haileybury|
|Angus Hicks||Old Melburnians|
|Max Martin||Old Scotch|
|Kye Beveridge||St Bedes/Mentone Tigers|
|Ben Huggard||St Bernards|
|Luke Di Lizio||St Bernards|
|Michael Romero||St Kevin’s OB|
|Cameron Hodges||St Kevin’s OB|
|Sam Barnett||St Kevin’s OB|
|Ned Reeves||St Kevin’s OB|
|Ben Connolly||Williamstown CYMS|