State Combine invitees announced

57 players from AFL Victoria’s TAC Cup competition have been invited to the NAB AFL State Combine.

In total 101 players from the competition have been nominate to attend the two Combines – national (44) and state (57) - to be held from October 8 - 11.

After leading the way with eight invitees to the national Draft Combine, the Dandenong Stingrays have another eight heading to the state testing, with Oakleigh Chargers and Murray Bushrangers featuring the most state invites with nine apiece.

At least two nominations from clubs to were needed for an invitation to the state screenings.

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See below the list of State Combine invites:

Jayden Burke – Bendigo Pioneers

Lachie Tardrew – Bendigo Pioneers

Marty Hore – Bendigo Pioneers


Karl Brown – Calder Cannons


Liam Myatt – Dandenong Stingrays

Jordan Rouse – Dandenong Stingrays

Zachary Rouse – Dandenong Stingrays

Mitchell Cox – Dandenong Stingrays

James Freeman –Dandenong Stingrays

Liam Hulett – Dandenong Stingrays

Jake Lovett – Dandenong Stingrays

Lachlan Williams – Dandenong Stingrays


Bryce Batty – Eastern Ranges

Anthony Brolic – Eastern Ranges

Jayden Collins – Eastern Ranges

Jayden Cyster – Eastern Ranges

Kane Keppel – Eastern Ranges

Jake Gilbert – Eastern Ranges

Jarrad Smith – Eastern Ranges


Brett Blair – Geelong Falcons

Ben McCarthy – Geelong Falcons

Lockey McCartney – Geelong Falcons

Baden Remmos – Geelong Falcons

Will Sexton – Geelong Falcons


Deven Costigan – Gippsland Power

Matthew De Bruin – Gippsland Power

Tom Papley – Gippsland Power


Max Canfield – Murray Bushrangers

Nick Coughlan – Murray Bushrangers

Kyle Galloway – Murray Bushrangers

Jake Marshall – Murray Bushrangers

Dylan McDonald – Murray Bushrangers

Trent McMullan – Murray Bushrangers

David Mennen – Murray Bushrangers

Josh Minogue – Murray Bushrangers

Mitch King – Murray Bushrangers 


Yestin Eades – North Ballarat Rebels

Matthew Johnston – North Ballarat Rebels

Ben Simpson – North Ballarat Rebels

Tom Templeton – North Ballarat Rebels

Jacob Wheelahan – North Ballarat Rebels


James El Moussalli – Northern Knights

Matthew Perry – Northern Knights 


Tom Anderson – Oakleigh Chargers

Kade Answerth – Oakleigh Chargers

Daniel Beddison – Oakleigh Chargers

Harry Thompson – Oakleigh Chargers

Matthew Jackson – Oakleigh Chargers

Fraser Pearce – Oakleigh Chargers

Tom Phillips – Oakleigh Chargers

Lachlan Walker – Oakleigh Chargers

Jack Whitehead – Oakleigh Chargers


Thomas Cameron – Sandringham Dragons

Jordan Matera – Sandringham Dragons

Andrew Tashevski-Beckwith – Sandringham Dragons

Theo Thompson – Sandringham Dragons

Jack Wallace – Sandringham Dragons


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