Jasper McMillan-Pittard (Geelong Falcons/Vic Country) – Draft Profile

Height: 186cm

Weight: 71kg

Preferred foot: Left

Position: HBF/Wing

Potential: 6-7.5/10

Style: shorter Andrew Mackie?


> Reads the play very well across half back

> Good work ethic in both directions

> Decent-good LF kick (with a right to get him out of trouble) with decent accuracy/weighting/reliability and capable of good depth – needs more power which he should get when he adds strength


> Very skinny/slender build/frame and lacks strength (balance seems OK) – needs about 10-15kg to be a decent AFL playing weight


> Capable of making very good decisions with but needs to improve consistency under pressure - mostly with his hands

> Decent all-round athletic ability – decent pace (can carry the ball and has some line-breaking ability) and evasiveness and seems to have a good running capacity

> Sound spoiling ability – has reach advantage for his height

> Averaged 18.2Dpg, 6.5Mpg and 0.7Gpg at TAC Cup level

> Played all 5 U18 Championships games – 14.6Dpg, 2.6Mpg and 0.4Gpg

> Was considered the best interviewee at DC

> Rated in Scott Clayton (GC17 RM) top 10 this year


2009 TAC Cup Stats

2009 U18 Championships Stats


McMillan-Pittard is a good half back prospect. At best he could be a very sound, hard working AFL

rebounding defender/wing and a top 150 AFL player. It seems like he will go a fair bit earlier than initially expected – possibly in the vicinity of late first round even.

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