HFNL AFL Exports

TWO Cobden products produced big matches for their clubs in wins over the weekend, while a number of other Hampden League exports also contributed in victories in round five of the 2022 AFL season.

Willem Drew

Home Club: Koroit

AFL Club: Port Adelaide

Stats: 3 kicks, 10 handballs, 0 marks

The Koroit export played a key role in the Power’s second-half fightback against the Blues, finishing with six clearances and five tackles alongside his 13 possessions.

Jamarra Ugle-Hagan

Home Club: South Warrnambool

AFL Club: Western Bulldogs

Stats: 4 kicks, 1 handball, 2 marks

Managed a goal in the Bulldogs 68 point victory over North Melbourne on Good Friday.

Sam Walsh

Home Club: Cobden

AFL Club: Carlton

Stats: 12 kicks, 26 handballs, 3 marks

Big numbers from the reigning John Nicholls Medallist, with Walsh helping Carlton to a three point victory over the Power at the MCG.

Rowan Marshall

Home Club: Portland

AFL Club: St Kilda

Stats: 12 kicks, 3 handballs, 8 marks

Six tackles and 22 hit-outs alongside 15 touches was a strong contribution from the Portland product in the Saints victory over the Gold Coast Suns.

Hugh McCluggage

Home Club: South Warrnambool

AFL Club: Brisbane Lions

Stats: 14 kicks, 13 handballs, 5 marks

Another big game on the stat sheet from the South product, who also had four clearances, four inside 50s and five tackles in the Lions narrow win over Collingwood.

Jamaine Jones

Home Club: Portland

AFL Club: West Coast Eagles

Stats: 5 kicks, 3 handballs, 1 mark

Finished with eight disposals but it was a tough night for the Portland export’s Eagles, which suffered 63 point defeat to Sydney.

Sean Darcy

Home Club: Cobden

AFL Club: Fremantle

Stats: 9 kicks, 9 handballs, 5 mark

Capped off a big performance with two goals and 23 hit-outs to go alongside his 18 disposal haul in the Dockers triumph over Essendon.

Josh Corbett

Home Club: North Warrnambool Eagles

AFL Club: Gold Coast Suns

Stats: 3 kicks, 4 handballs, 4 marks

Was lively in front of goal for the Suns, kicking two majors in their defeat to St Kilda.

INJURY LIST:

Zach Merrett

Home Club: Cobden

AFL Club: Essendon

Has been named to return for the ANZAC Day clash against Collingwood. Zach has not played since he sustained a syndesmosis injury in the Bombers round two loss to Brisbane.

Gary Rohan

Home Club: Cobden

AFL Club: Geelong

Building fitness in a bid to return in the second half of the season from a back and hip injury sustained during the pre-season.

Ben Cunnington

Home Club: Cobden

AFL Club: North Melbourne

Sidelined indefinitely as he recovers from testicular cancer.