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PLAYER CLUB HT (CM) WT (KG) DOB
Braden Altus Willunga 170 70 16/3/95
Daniel Blythe Flinders Park 173 74 19/1/94
John Boxer Feeling 168 64 12/9/89
Joey Brown Kapunda 178 70 24/7/96
Louis De Michele RMFL Imperials 193 88 11/9/94
Peter Elfenbein Henley 179 76 15/12/93
Damon Hill Torrens Valley 186 79 28/11/95
Lee Hoey Morphett Vale 180 80 17/1/94
Scott Hunt Brighton 194 105 7/5/91
Matthew Johncock Noarlunga 189 75 9/11/93
Blake Launer Eudunda 183 85 14/4/97
James Lean Two Wells 184 83 13/2/95
Matthew Leigh Athelstone 186 85 17/12/92
Tyson Lever Adelaide University 187 81 19/10/98
Tyson Lindsay Berri 178 73 1/5/95
Ryan Marini Pembroke OS 186 83 16/9/95
Matt Min Barmera 184 82 23/3/92
Mitchell Minns Reynella 185 85 4/1/97
Lachlan Murphy Gaza 178 74 4/12/98
Brad Oats RMFL Imperials 194 78 30/3/96
Tom Pinyon Mount Compass 197 94 30/8/92
Scott Spriggs Lucindale 183 72 4/1/93
Sam Tharaldsen Flagstaff Hill 191 90 5/3/94
Luke Trenorden St Peter's OC 195 102 16/6/94
Josh Vandermeer Flagstaff Hill 189 85 1/3/96
Kurt Waterman Torrens Valley 186 85 2/12/95
Josh Wittwer Hahndorf 177 76 18/3/92
Brady Zwar Southern Flinders 197 96 7/1/96

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Brayden Altus
Height: 170cm Weight: 70kg
DOB: 16/3/95
Local club: Willunga
Tough inside midfielder new to Adelaide's development program. Playing his fifth season with Great Southern Football League powerhouse club Willunga after playing as a junior with McLaren Vale. A right-footer who is dangerous around goal.

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John Boxer
Height: 168cm Weight: 64kg
DOB: 12/9/89
Local club: Freeling
Gifted small midfielder who played in a Div 1 premiership with Gaza in 2011 and was runner-up in the Association Medal. Also claimed the Div 4 Medal with Golden Grove in 2009. Has been on the radar of several SANFL clubs including North Adelaide and Norwood. Has won back-to-back best and fairests with Freeling in the Barossa Light and Gawler Football Association.

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Louis De Michele
Height: 193cm Weight: 88kg
DOB: 11/9/94
Local club: RMFL Imperials
Versatile tall from the River Murray Football League who can play at either end of the ground. Claimed the ANZAC Day Medal as best afield in the Imperials' win over the Murray Ramblers in 2015. Also has experience playing in the ruck. First season as part of Adelaide's development program.

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Damon Hill
Height: 186cm Weight: 79kg
DOB: 28/11/95
Local club: Torrens Valley
Mobile utility who spent a season with Sturt's junior program, averaging 20 possessions and nearly a goal a game to be runner-up best and fairest in 2014. Played a key role in Torrens Valley's finals campaign last season to reach his first Grand Final. Set for his second year in Adelaide's SANFL development squad.

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Scott Hunt
Height: 194cm Weight: 105kg
DOB: 7/5/91
Local club: Brighton
Powerful key forward previously from Myponga, now playing with Brighton. A two-time best and fairest winner who also spent two seasons with South Adelaide and played six reserves games. Overcame a serious neck injury to return to senior football last year.

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Blake Launer
Height: 183cm Weight: 85kg
DOB: 14/4/97
Local club: Eudunda/Robertstown
Mid/forward from Eudunda/Robertstown in the North Eastern Football League. A prolific goalkicker. Booted 89 goals in the U17s competition in 2012 to win the Mail Medal North Eastern Football League. Collected the zone's best player under 21 award at last year's Landmark Cup carnival.

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Matthew Leigh
Height: 186cm Weight: 85kg
DOB: 17/12/92
Local club: Athelstone
Midfielder originally from Riverland club Barmera-Monash. Relocated to Adelaide in 2011 and played three reserves games as a junior for West Adelaide. Represented the SAAFL against the WAAFL in the 2014 Under 23 Championships. Made his SANFL debut with the Crows last year and impressed immediately, playing eight games.

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Tyson Lindsay
Height: 178cm Weight: 73kg
DOB: 1/5/95
Local club: Berri
Classy onballer who made his SANFL debut with Adelaide in 2015 and played one match last season. Former North Adelaide junior who has won 10 best and fairests and seven premierships throughout his junior and senior career in Adelaide and the Riverland. Third year in the Club's SANFL development squad.

Matt Min
Height: 184cm Weight: 82kg
DOB: 23/3/92
Local club: Barmera-Monash
Forward who previously played for Tea Tree Gully and Tailem Bend now aligned with Riverland club Barmera-Monash. Booted 40 goals with the Gullies in Divison 1 last season, including a bag of eight against Unley Mercedes Jets in Round 18.

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Lachlan Murphy
Height: 178cm Weight: 74kg
DOB: 4/12/98
Local club: Gaza
One of Adelaide's two Victorian recruits in the Club's SANFL development squad. Claimed the Northern Knights' best and fairest last season in the TAC Cup averaging 28 possessions, six tackles and five clearances playing alongside Crows draftee Matthew Signorello. A skilful rebounding defender who can roll through the midfield.

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Tom Pinyon
Height: 197cm Weight: 94kg
DOB: 30/8/92
Local club: Mount Compass
Strong forward from Mount Compass who topped the GSFL goalkicking with 86 last year on the way to a premiership. Spent time with Sturt and South Adelaide, playing 18 reserves matches in two seasons with the Double Blues. A talented sportsman who represented the state in basketball in his late teens.

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Sam Tharaldsen
Height: 191cm Weight: 90kg
DOB: 5/3/94
Local club: Flagstaff Hill
Athletic defender who was a member of Adelaide's inaugural SANFL development squad and made his SANFL debut with the Crows in 2014. Played four senior games with South Adelaide in 2015 before returning to Flagstaff Hill, where he played in a premiership and was runner-up best and fairest last season.

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Josh Vandermeer
Height: 189cm Weight: 85kg
DOB: 1/3/96
Local club: Flagstaff Hill
Skilful half-forward who featured in Flagstaff Hill's premiership campaign last season. Booted an incredible 81 goals from just 14 games in the U18 competition in 2014, including hauls of 14 and 13 goals against Cove and Port Noarlunga respectively.

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Josh Wittwer
Height: 177cm Weight: 76kg
DOB: 18/3/92
Local club: Hahndorf
Mid/forward entering his third season in the squad after 16 SANFL games in two seasons with Adelaide. Kicked 47 goals from 59 reserves matches with Central District, including captaining the 2012 premiership side. Represented the Flying Boomerangs on international duties and has won back-to-back flags with Hahndorf in the Hills Football League.

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Daniel Blythe
Height: 173cm Weight: 74kg
DOB: 19/1/94
Local club: Flinders Park
Small forward/midfielder who kicked 21 goals in two seasons of U18 football with Woodville-West Torrens. Returns for a second season in Adelaide's SANFL development squad.

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Joey Brown
Height: 178cm Weight: 70kg
DOB: 24/7/96
Local club: Kapunda
Represented SA at U16 and U18 level at the National Championships and played over 50 reserves games across four years at Central District, including 15 games last season. A smart footballer who is skilled on both sides of the body.

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Peter Elfenbein
Height: 179cm Weight: 76kg
DOB: 15/12/93
Local club: Henley
Wingman/rebounding defender who played juniors with Woodville-West Torrens and three reserves games at the Eagles in 2012. Set for his second season on Adelaide's SANFL development list.

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Lee Hoey
Height: 180cm Weight: 80kg
DOB: 17/1/94
Local club: Morphett Vale
A tough and skilful half-forward. Kicked over 60 goals in three seasons with Myponga in the Great Southern Football League, but now aligned with Morphett Vale.

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Matthew Johncock
Height: 189cm Weight: 75kg
DOB: 9/11/93
Local club: Noarlunga
First cousin of Crows great Graham Johncock set for his third season in Adelaide's SANFL development squad. The versatile defender has played seven games in two years with the SANFL Crows. A quick left-footer with great upside.

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James Lean
Height: 184cm Weight: 83kg
DOB: 13/2/95
Local club: Two Wells
A Woodville-West Torrens junior who can play across half-forward or half-back. A new addition to Adelaide's SANFL development squad this year.

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Tyson Lever
Height: 187cm Weight: 81kg
DOB: 19/10/98
Local club: Adelaide University
Strong midfielder who is a younger brother of Crows defender Jake Lever. Placed fifth in the Calder Cannons' best and fairest and won the side's ‘Team Targets’ award last year in the TAC Cup. Served as stand-in captain for the Cannons on several occasions and played a senior VFL match for Coburg late in the year.

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Ryan Marini
Height: 186cm Weight: 83kg
DOB: 16/9/95
Local club: Pembroke OS
Dashing wingman coming off a premiership-winning season with Pembroke OS, where he also placed third in the club's best and fairest. Played junior football with Sturt U18s and Payneham.

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Mitchell Minns
Height: 185cm Weight: 85kg
DOB: 4/1/97
Local club: Reynella
Former South Adelaide junior who made his SANFL debut with Adelaide last year, playing three games for the season. Won an A Grade premiership with Reynella in the SFL in 2015 alongside former Crow Michael Doughty.

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Brad Oats
Height: 194cm Weight: 78kg
DOB: 30/3/96
Local club: RMFL Imperials
Defender/wingman from the River Murray Football League with good pace and skill. Can also play forward and hit the scoreboard if required. Won two junior premierships with the Imperials and has played his whole career with the club. 

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Scott Spriggs
Height: 183m Weight: 72kg
DOB: 4/1/93
Local club: Lucindale
Talented onballer who played 14 games with the SANFL Crows last year - the equal-most of any development player. Previously played five senior games with Glenelg and represented SA at the Australian Amateur Football Council U23 Carnival in Tasmania. Originally from Ballarat and a close mate of the Crouch brothers.

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Luke Trenorden
Height: 195m Weight: 102kg
DOB: 16/6/94
Local club: St Peter's OC
Key-position forward who claimed the Div 2 goalkicking title with SPOC last season, slotting 62 majors. Played junior SANFL football with Glenelg and 11 reserves games in two seasons with North Adelaide in 2013-2014.

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Kurt Waterman
Height: 186m Weight: 85kg
DOB: 2/12/95
Local club: Torrens Valley
Versatile defender originally from Mannum set for his second season with Adelaide's SANFL development squad. Strong and courageous in the air.

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Brady Zwar
Height: 197m Weight: 96kg
DOB: 7/1/96
Local club: Southern Flinders
Ruckman who played U16s and U18s with North Adelaide. Was runner-up in the best and fairest count with Southern Flinders in the Northern Areas Football Association last year.