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AFLW Pick No.24: Eloise Jones

AFLW Draftee: Eloise Jones See the highlights of our third pick in the 2017 AFLW Draft
Eloise Jones - Adelaide Crows
Eloise Jones

Eloise Jones
Pick No.24

Age: 18
DOB: 28/04/1999
Height: 173cm
Position: Midfielder/Forward
Local Club: Morphettville Park/Glenelg (SA)

Key Achievements
AFL U18 All Australian Team 2017 (half forward flank)
AFL U18 National Championships 2017 Allies team (SA/NT/Tas) representative
AFL U18 National Championships 2017 Allies team Captain vs WA
AFL U18 National Championships 2017 Allies team Most Valuable Player
AFL U18 National Championships 2017 South Australian representative
Represented Glenelg in inaugural 2017 SANFL Women’s League and kicked six goals in five games

A highly skilled midfielder who is strong overhead and dangerous around goal. Jones is a talented basketballer who turned down a college scholarship in America to focus on her AFL Women’s draft dreams. A standout at this year’s Under-18 National Championships for the Allies under the guidance of Crows AFLW premiership coach Bec Goddard. Tenacious, tough and a natural leader with all the tools to shine in the AFL Women’s competition.

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