Former Sydney and Carlton defender Jason Saddington has been named the new head coach of the PM CAPITAL GIANTS Academy, beginning next month.
AFL Draft day is still more than a month away, but five youngsters are already celebrating, their football dreams realised early.
Super-talented Newcastle teenager Isaac Heeney says there's no doubt he would be playing Rugby League or Rugby Union if it wasn’t for the Swans Academy.
Versatility is the new black in Australian Football circles, and Canberra youngster Logan Austin is among this year's draft crop's most adaptable players.
Seven NSW/ACT players listed in the NAB AFL Academy roster attended their first induction into the national program on Tuesday night in Southern New South Wales.