AFL/VFL Draftees & Recruits


Below is a list being formulated of YVMDFNL/DRJFL Players that have been drafted to an AFL/VFL club and ex AFL/VFL Players that are now playing or have played at a YVMDFNL/DRJFL club....

This list is certainly not complete.  We would appreciate any imformation that you can provide regarding AFL/VFL Players in and out of the YVMDFNL/DRJFL. 

Please ring Judy on 0417 514 582 or email judy@yvmdfl.com.au if you have any updates........

AFL/VFL DRAFTEES (Recruited from the YVMDFNL/DRJFL to AFL/VFL)

Alexandra

John Wallace (Melbourne) (1979, 2 games , 0 goals)


Brayden Norris (North Melbourne)

Belgrave


Ryan Ferguson (Melbourne) (2003-2007, 47 Games , 6 goals)


Darren Crocker (North Melbourne) (1985-1998, 165 games, 119 goals)

Emerald

Ken Ferris (Hawthorn)
Bill Hastings (Hawthorn)
Bill Pavey (Hawthorn) (1937-1945, 100 games, 7 goals)

Rod Kent (Sydney Swans)



Kade Simpson (Carlton) (2003-current, 176 games, 111 goals)




Cameron O'Shea (Port Adelaide) (2011-current, 18 games, 4 goals)






Chad Davis (St Kilda) (2000-2002, 31 games, 17 goals)


Gembrook Cockatoo




Andrew Shipp (Fremantle) (1999-2002, 35 games, 19 goals)




Michael Firrito (North Melbourne) (2003-current, 193 games, 28 goals)




Tomas Bugg (Greater Western Sydney) (2012-current, 18 games, 6 goals)


Healesville

Geoff Bates (Geelong) (1969-1971, 6 games, 1 goal)
Kane Fraser (Hawthorn) (1996-1998, 5 goals, 0 goals)

Charles Rauber (Carlton) (1912, 1 games, 0 goals)
John Goold (Carlton) (1963-1970, 108 games, 3 goals)
Len Halley (Essendon) (1970-1973, 35 games, 11 goals)



Gordon Collis (Carlton) (1961-1967, 95 games, 40 goals,
1694 Brownlow Medalist)





Jim Wandin (St Kilda) (1952-1953, 19 games, 3 goals)







Andrew Moore (Port Adelaide) (2010-current, 24 games, 5 goals)





Kelvin Moore (Richmond) (2004-current, 87 games, 12 goals)







Max Warren (North Melbourne)


Monbulk

Bernie Trafford (Hawthorn) (1926-1927, 4 games, 2 goals)
Michael Scoon (North Melbourne)
Harold Winberg (Fitzroy. North Melbourne) (1943-1946, 31 games, 11 goals) (1947, 6 games, 0 goals)




Matt Lobbe (Port Adelaide) ( 2008-current, 22 games, 6 goals)





Kieran Harper (North Melbourne) (2011-current, 37 games, 37 goals)




Albert Hyde (Hawthorn)

Olinda Ferny Creek


Matthew Allen (Essendon, Carlton) (1994-2005, 161 games, 73 goals)




Andrew McKinnon (Carlton) (1989-2000, 15 games, 7 goals)

Powelltown

Wayne Whyman (Sydney)
Gary Wilson (Fitzroy)
David Dickson (Carlton) (1972-1976, 66 games, 23 goals)
Freddie Campbell (St Kilda, Sydney) (1999-2000, 12 games, 7 goals)
Brian Coleman (Hawthorn) (1959, 6 games, 5 goals)
George Holt
Noel Lacey (Footscray)
Jim Stephenson (St Kilda) (1956, 2 games, 1 goal)




Daniel Hargraves (Footscray, Fremantle) (1994-1997, 38 games, 62 goals) (1998-1999, 3 games, 0 goals)






Sean Charles (Melbourne,Carlton) (1992-2000, 56 games, 66 goals)





David Wirrpanda (West Coast Eagles) (1996-2009, 227 games, 131 goals)


Seville

Kris Shore (North Melbourne)
Craig Davenport (St Kilda, Carlton) (1989-1996, 95 games, 82 goals)
Jack Cassin (Essendon) (1936-1947, 150 games, 145 goals)
Jimmy Gould (Carlton)




Nathan O'Keefe (North Melbourne) (2010, 2 games, 1 goal)






Josh Fraser (Collingwood, Gold Coast Suns) (2000-2011, 218 games, 168 goals)

Silvan

Cyril Mann (Carlton) (1939-1942, 1945, 42 games, 65 goals)
Ray Preston (South Melbourne) (1953, 7 games, 0 goals)
Bob Murdoch (Hawthorn) (1932-1933, 20 games, 6 goals)

South Belgrave

Ian Kidgell (Hawthorn, Brisbane Bears, Essendon) (1991, 3 games, 1 goal)



Andrew Williams (West Coast, Collingwood) (1998-2005, 116 games, 64 goals)

Thornton Eildon

Rob Elliott (St Kilda, Melbourne)



John Tossol (Melbourne) (1981, 2 games, 3 goals)








Peter Tossoll (Melbourne) (1982-1984, 17 games, 20 goals)

Upwey Tecoma

Ian Laslett (North Melbourne) (1971, 2 games, 0 goals)
John Lilley (St Kilda) (1967-1971, 49 games, 2 goals)
Jeff Pitts (Collingwood) (1969, 4 games, 1 goal)



Damien Hardwick (Essenden, Port Adelaide) (1994-2004, 207 games, 14 goals)





Jason Snell (Geelong) (1996-2001, 62 games, 68 goals)





Ben Kane (Hawthorn) (2003-2004, 2006, 23 games, 1 goal)






Rory Sloane (Adelaide) (2009-current, 57 games, 37 goals)


Wandin

Jack Cassin Snr (Essendon) (1936-1947, 150 games, 145 goals)
Peter Daniel (Essendon) (1968-1974, 100 games, 54 goals)



Wayne Johnston (Carlton) (1979-1990, 209 games, 283 goals)








Andy Goodwin (Richmond, Melbourne) (1987-1993, 73 games, 9 goals)




Troy Simmonds (Richmond, Melbourne, Fremantle) (1999-2010, 197 games, 132 goals)


Warburton Millgrove

Norm Beckhan (Fitzroy) ( 1929, 3 games)
Laurie Bickerton (Fitzroy) (1944 & Premiership) (12 games)
Patrick Halit (Melbourne)
*Gordon Sumner (Collingwood) (1985-1986, 26 games, 3 goals)
John Fisher (1957-1970, 120 games, 14 goals)
Stan Fisher (Hawthorn) (1931-1932, 18 games, 1 goal)
Les Flintoff (1950-1952, 17 games, 4 goals)
Alan Story (Hawthorn) (1932-1944, 15 games, 5 goals)
*Wayne Morris (South Melbourne) (1967, 5 games)
*Gary Wheeler (Footscray) 1976-1977, 5 games, 3 goals)
* played for Wesburn Junior Boys Club



Robbie Ahmat (Collingwood, Sydney) (1995-2001, 67 games, 68 goals)





*Terry Wheeler (Footscray) (1974-1983, 157 games, 18 goals)


Woori Yallock

Stan Haag (Fitzroy) (1963, 4 games, 1 goal)
Russell Rowe (Melbourne) (1980, 11 games, 15 goals)
Peter Daniel (Essendon) (1968-1974, 100 games, 54 goals)

Damien Monkhorst (Collingwood) (1988-2000, 215 games, 45 goals)






Albert 'Jack' Williamson (Carlton) (1926, 1929, 1931-1933, 61 games, 6 goals)






Leigh Adams (North Melbourne) (2007, 2009-current, 62 games, 50 goals)


Yarra Glen

Doug Clarke (Richmond) (1958-1959, 8 games, 7 goals)
Jack Commerford (Carlton)
Dale Foster (East Perth, Hawthorn) (3 games, 0 goals)
Mervyn Hubbard (Hawthorn)
Bert Lithgow (Carlton) (1903-1904, 9 games, 3 goals)
Jack Lithgow (Carlton)
Travis Edwards (Richmond)


Brett Ratten (Carlton) (1990-2003, 255 games, 117 goals)

Yarra Junction




Jack Dyer (Richmond) (1931-1949, 312 games, 443 goals)

Yea

Bruce Elliott (Melbourne) (1947-1980, 84 games, 10 goals)
Frank Costigan (Fitzroy) (1925-1927) (26 games, 9 goals)
Peter Dolling (South Melbourne) (1962-1963) (23 games, 9 goals)
Matthew Dundas (Fitzroy, Richmond) (1990-1995) (87 games, 66 goals)
Robbie Fox (Essendon) (1955-1957) (52 games, 34 goals)
Eddie Jackson (Melbourne) (1947-1952) (84 games, 10 goals)
Lindsay McClure (Footscray) (1937-1938) (4 games, 2 goals)
JohnMcLeish (Essendon) (1949-1950) (10 games, 0 goals)
Laurie Morgan (Fitzroy) (1937-1939) (34 games, 14 goals)
David Murray (Melbourne) (1974) (6 games)
Gary Rasmussen (Hawthorn) (1958-1959) (7 games, 3 goals)
Derek Symonds (Melbourne) (1939) (1 game)
Mick Warren (Collingwood) (1979-1980) (3 games)




Glenn Elliott (St Kilda, Melbourne) (1969-1979, 153 games, 80 goals)





Vin Brown (Carlton) (1941-1948, 117 games, 4 goals)

YVMDFNL RECRUITS(from the AFL/VFL to the YVMDFNL)

Belgrave

Alex Salvado (Melbourne, Richmond) (1912-1919) (6 games, 4 goals)
John Rombotis (Fitzroy, Port Adelaide, Richmond) (1958-1961)

Emerald

Allan Davis (St Kilda, Melbourne, Essendon, Collingwood) (1966-1980, 250 games, 367 goals)
Louis DeLorio (Collingwood)
Brian Code (Melbourne)
Dean Notting (Richmond) (1985-1987) (28 games, 17 goals)
Colin Lowe (St Kilda)





Chad Davis (St Kilda) (1998-2002) (9 games, 5 goals)

Gembrook Cockatoo

Leo Groenewegen (North Melbourne) (1971) (5 games, 2 goals)
Silvio Foshini (Sydney, St Kilda) (1981-1988) (107 games, 166 goals)
Gary Williams (South Melbourne) (1969-1970) (6 games, 1 goal)
Russell Donaldson (Hawthorn) (1974) (2 games, 0 goals)
Terry Simpson (Footscray)
Gary Robertson (South Melbourne)
Lou Milner (Hawthorn) (1974) 1 game, 0 goals)




Andrew Shipp (Fremantle) (1999-2002) (35 games, 19 goals)








Peter Bennett (Hawthorn, Essendon) (1976-1981) (80 games, 27 goals)


Healesville

Mark Gibb (Sandringham)




Jim Wandin (St Kilda) (1952-1953) (19 games, 3 goals)




Kinglake

Michael Egan (Western Bulldogs) (1978-1987) (128 games, 12 goals)

Marysville

Kevin Dynon (North Melbourne) (1943-1954) (149 games, 83 goals)
Graeme Saunders (North Melbourne) (1961-1962) (10 games, 0 goals)

Monbulk

Peter Gittos (Collingwood) (1980-1982)
Ian McGuiness (Melbourne, Fitzroy) (1973, 1975)
Ian Kidgell (Hawthorn, Brisbane Bears, Essendon) (1991, 3 games, 1 goal)
Alan Poore (Collingwood, Waverley) (1961-1964, 1965-1966 Liston Trophy Winner)



Daniel Ward (Melbourne) (1998-2007) (136 games, 31 goals)

Mount Evelyn




Damien Cupido (Essendon, Brisbane) (2000-2005) (53 games, 66 goals)









Derek Kickett (North Melbourne, Essendon,Sydney) (1989-1996) (152 games, 179 goals)

Olinda Ferny Creek

Graeme O'Donnell (Geelong, North Melbourne) (1961-1964) (23 games, 22 goals)
Robert Cooke (Hawthorn)





Michael Cooke (Hawthorn) (1975) (2 games, 4 goals)

Powelltown

Phil Krakouer (North Melbourne, Footscray) (1982-1991, 148 games, 132 goals)
Noel Lacey (Footscray)

Seville





Nathan O'Keefe (North Melbourne) (2010) (2 games, 1 goal)





Nicky Winmar (St Kilda, Western Bulldogs) (1987-1999, 251 games, 317 goals)

Silvan

Ben Haynes (Richmond, Essendon) (2000-2005) (26 games, 11 goals)
Aaron Henneman (Essendon) (2000-2005) (26 games, 11 goals)



Gary Moorcroft (Essendon) (1995-2003) (98 games, 104 goals)








Marc Bullen (Essendon) (2001-2005) (44 games, 9 goals)


Upwey Tecoma

Chad Davis (St Kilda) (2000-2002) (31 games, 17 goals)
Ken Fyffe (North Melbourne) (1958-1961)
David Stirling (Sydney)(1983) (7 games, 5 goals)
David Noble (Fitzroy) (1991) (2 games, 0 games)
Alan Stephens (Waverley, Fitzroy)
Peter Williams (Richmond) (1965-1966) (7 games, 2 goals)

Ross 'Twiggy' Dunne (Collingwood) (1967-1978) (213 games, 238 goals)







Terry Wallace (Hawthorn, Western Bulldogs) (1978-1991) (254 games, 123 goals)


Wandin

Jack King (Hawthorn) (1941-1945) (69 games, 37 goals)


Andy Goodwin (Richmond, Melbourne) (1987-1993) (73 games, 9 goals)







Mick Twomey (Collingwood) (1951-1961) (157 games, 94 goals)



Warburton Millgrove

Gordon Sumner (Collingwood) (1985-1986) (26 games, 6 goals)
John Fisher (Hawthorn) (1957-1970) (120 games, 14 goals)
Lance Wilkinson (Hawthorn) (1949-1956) (116 games, 18 goals)
Russell Rowe (Melbourne) (1980, 11 games, 15 goals)
Alan Story (Hawthorn) (1932-1935) (15 games, 5 goals)
Ian Chinn (South Melbourne) (1940-1942) (17 games)
Les Brown
Marty Warry (Fitzroy) (1995-1996) (8 games)
Laurie Leyden

Nicky Winmar (St Kilda) (1987-1999, 251 games, 317 goals)

Woori Yallock




Damian Monkhorst (Collingwood) (1988-2000) (215 games, 45 goals)






Dermott Brereton (Hawthorn, Collingwood, Sydney)
(Hawthorn, Collingwood, Sydney) (1982-1995, 211 games, 464 goals)





Adam Simpson (North Melbourne) (1995-2009) (306 games, 83 goals)






Les Morrison (St Kilda) (1922, 8 games) 1930 YVFA B&F, 1950 YVFA President
Andrew MacDonald (Mac) Wilson (Carlton) (1943-1944, 9 games)
Cliff Deacon (South Melbourne) (1959-1963, 33 games)
Jeff Chapman (Melbourne) (1966) (2 games) YVMDFL B&F 1968 & 1973

Yarra Glen

Mark Attard (North Melbourne) (1992) (3 games, 2 goals)
Jake Anstey (Carlton) (1995-1999) (71 games, 97 goals)
Terry Brain (South Melbourne) (1928-1961, 148 games, 202 goals)
George Nelson (Collingwood, Richmond) (26 games, 1 goal)
Laurie Quinlivian (West Australia)
Wally Spencer (Hawthorn) (1946, 13 games)
Jim Wandin (St Kilda) (1952-1953, 17 games, 3 goals)
Colin Watson (St Kilda) (1920-1935, 93 games, 34 goals) (Brownlow Medallist)



Phil Krakouer (North Melbourne, Footscray) (1982-1991) (148 games, 231 goals)








Vin Cattogio (Carlton, Melbourne, Sydney) (1973-1980) (71 games, 97 goals)










Adrian Whitehead (Carlton) (1994-1999) (63 games, 22 goals)