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Precocious talent is ready for the scrutiny

Potential No.1 draft pick Jack Lukosius has a big year on his plate

9:56am  Jan 17, 2018

Three's no crowd for sought-after son of a gun

Nick Blakey wants his football to do the talking in his draft year

9:37am  Jan 16, 2018

2018 draft pool stars to make a splash in US

AFL Academy members head off for high performance camp

10:50am  Jan 13, 2018

'An absolute star': Lion has teammates roaring

No.1 draft pick is 'training the house down', says Sam Mayes

11:47am  Jan 12, 2018

American rules in AFL: Will they work?

Will draft and trading rules from NBA and NFL work here?

4:31pm  Jan 3, 2018

Saints' narrow miss on Young talent time

Just three games separated St Kilda from a potential father-son

3:18pm  Dec 31, 2017

Three Irish prospects to join Academy trip

Irish youngsters to join AFL draft hopefuls on US trip

4:53pm  Dec 13, 2017

100 days to go: Facing the big issues

With 100 days until 2018's first bounce, we tackle the big questions

11:15am  Dec 12, 2017

Giants' top draftee suffers hamstring setback

Talented half-forward facing up to a month out of training

1:08pm  Dec 8, 2017

Which Academy prospects are at your club?

Father-son hopefuls among players already training at clubs

11:30am  Dec 8, 2017

Academy stars take eye-opening Top End trip

Next year's draft crop train in a full-time environment for a week

6:36pm  Dec 7, 2017

Big shift see Saints rookie spread his wings

A move from half-back saw St Kilda draftee get on the scoreboard

3:50pm  Dec 3, 2017

Swans rookie puts GF miss behind him

Heart-breaking set shot failure gives way to joy for talented ruck

12:44pm  Dec 3, 2017


A future match-winner

Tomorrow's Heroes: The top-three talent with real star power

7:00am  Nov 21, 2016

The no-fuss defender

Tomorrow's Heroes: Jack Scrimshaw is an intriguing top-10 draft prospect

7:00am  Nov 22, 2016

Shapes games like few others

Tomorrow's Heroes: The top-10 talent who loves to tackle

9:04am  Nov 20, 2016

Jy back in the running

It has taken a while, but injured draft prospect is back on track

9:01pm  Nov 17, 2016

Playmaker with 'polish'

Tomorrow's heroes: The unlucky half-back with plenty to offer

9:06pm  Nov 16, 2016

Great grandson of a gun

Tomorrow's heroes: With consistency, this draft prospect could be anything

6:10pm  Nov 13, 2016

This year's Mr Fix It

Tomorrow's heroes: Giants have first dibs on this versatile young star

8:07pm  Nov 10, 2016

High pick, future captain

Tomorrow's heroes: Andrew McGrath will be in a club's best 22 immediately

7:33pm  Nov 4, 2016

Big body, ready for AFL

Tomorrow's heroes: Sam Powell-Pepper can play straight away

9:00am  Nov 1, 2016

Shades of the Bont

Tomorrow's heroes: Giants have first access to this top-five talent

8:29pm  Oct 31, 2016

As tough as they come

Tomorrow's heroes: Jarrod Berry isn't afraid to put his body in harm's way

6:43pm  Oct 28, 2016

Academy Sun set to shine

Tomorrow's heroes: The Suns' academy has delivered its first star

7:39pm  Oct 27, 2016

Bowling them over

Tomorrow's heroes: NSW tall swaps cricket for footy

7:00am  Oct 26, 2016

English's stocks soar

Tomorrow's heroes: WA ruck goes from late pick to top-10 chance

7:01am  Oct 25, 2016

Tim Taranto, big-game gun

Tomorrow's heroes: He gets the ball and backs himself to use it well

7:19pm  Oct 24, 2016