Strong NZ Hawks U18 squad announced to tour Melbourne
01 May, 2017
The Under 18 New Zealand Hawks will tour to Melbourne, Australia to play a Mornington Peninsula Interleague side from May 3rd -7th.
This is the second time the U18 New Zealand Hawks have travelled over to Australia and follows on from the Mornington Peninsula Junior Football League’s tour of New Zealand over ANZAC weekend in Wellington.
Part of the tour will provide the team an insight into Australian club football and attending an AFL game at Etihad Stadium.
Head Coach Chris Mundell has chosen a squad full of talent and will look to return to New Zealand having developed his players and build their knowledge of the game of AFL.
Congratulations to all involved and good luck.
Wednesday 3rd May:
- Mornington Peninsula Welcome Function – 7.00pm Hastings Football Club.
Thursday 4th May:
- St Kilda Football Club Training – 10.30am.
- Tour of St Kilda Football Club – 12.00pm.
Friday 5th May:
- AFL New Zealand U18 Hawks vs Mornington Peninsula Interleague side – 6.00pm, Ferrero Reserve, Mt Martha.
Saturday 6th May:
- TAC Cup Match – Oakleigh Chargers vs North Ballarat – Warrawee Park.
- AFL Match – Western Bulldogs vs Richmond Tigers – Etihad Stadium.
Management Team Head Coach Christopher Mundell
Assistant Coach Samuel McKenzie
Assistant Coach Mick Coultard
Manager Tom O'Keeffe
Physio Nico Donnell-Brown
Full Name Region
Alastair Maisey Auckland
Blake Nahu Bay of Plenty
Callum Hill Brisbane
Carlos Donnell-brown Auckland
Chai Proctor Otago
Clayton Walters Waitakere
Dawson Mele Counties
Declan Crann Waitakere
Hayden Johnston Otago
Jacob Tucker Harbour
James Dakin Auckland
Joel Brown Auckland
Joseph Alesich-Tamariki Harbour
Josh Mackie Otago
Joshua Morgan Ranui Wellington
Lachlan Kennedy Northland
Luke Dunning Harbour
Maxwell Hicks Harbour
Misilifi Faimalo Wellington
Sebastian Serrano-Valladares Auckland
William Kempt Wellington