1997 Melbourne Demons

Team information:

Coach - Neil Balmes

Captain - Garry Lyon

Joined AFL in 1897
Premierships: 12
        1900, 1926, 1939, 1940, 1941,
        1948, 1955, 1956, 1957, 1959,
        1960, 1964
Brownlow Medal Winners: 6
        Ivor Wrne-Smith 1926, 1928, Don Cordner 1946,
        Brian Wilson 1982, Peter Moore 1984, Jim Stynes 1991.
1996 Best and fairest: Jim Stynes
Last Season: Won 7, Lost 15, Finished 14th

The Players

Name             D.O.B.  Ht  Wt  Debut Gms  Goals Recruited from
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Bradly, Mark    24/01/77 197  95  --     0    0   East Fremantle
Charles, Sean   18/05/75 182  83 1992   29   43   Powelltown
Clarkson, A     27/04/68 177  79 1987  115   74   North Melbourne
Cockatoo-Collins,
David           01/04/78 180  71 1996    1    0   Pt Adelaide
Cockatoo-Collins,
Donald          01/04/78 181  77 1996    2    0   Pt Adelaide
Farmer, Jeff    24/06/77 178  80 1995   26   41   S Fremantle
Febey, Matthew  19/08/69 183  83 1992   92   27   Devonport/Melb/Rochest
Febey, Steven   19/08/69 183  83 1988  160   22   Devonport
Gardiner, Clayton22/4/78 187  85  --     0    0   Claremont
Gaspar, Damien  28/03/75 193  90 1995   16    0   S Fremantle
Grgic, Brent    08/10/79 190  78  --     0    0   Bell P H/Geel U18
Hopgood, Paul   21/07/73 179  80 1993   61    6   Chelsea
Ingerson,Anthony13/10/69 193  95 1992   55   35   Adelaide
Irving, Dean    01/09/66 200 102 1990   64   13   S Fremantle/W Coast
Kowal, Darren   18/06/72 173  75 1992   74   30   Claremont (WA)
Lamaro, Hayden  03/10/78 183  70  --     0    0   Murray U18
Lamprill,Andrew 04/05/69 186  87 1992   33    3   Hobart
Leoncelli,Andrew17/07/74 183  82 1996    7    3   Carlton reserves
Lovett, Brett   20/05/66 180  88 1986  217   44   Hawthorn
Lovett, Glenn   23/07/69 180  82 1987  111   70   MHSOB
Lyon, Garry     13/09/67 193  93 1986  198  376   Kyabram
McDonald, Anthony13/6/72 183  83  --     0    0   Hawthorn/Old Xavs
McHardy, Todd   06/04/77 183  82 1996    3    1   Western (U18)
Nettelbeck,Craig26/05/72 191  94 1990   65   37   Fremantle
Neitz, David    22/01/75 193  93 1993   88  108   Parkmore
Leigh Newton    25/03/76 198  95  --     0    0   Albury (NSW)
Nicholson, Al   04/03/78 195  93  --     0    0   Claremont
O'Brien, Darren 22/03/69 180  80 1996   13    7   West Perth
Obst, Andrew    19/08/64 184  82 1990  131   57   Port Adelaide
Pesch, Nick     25/06/74 173  80 1994   31   15   Adelaide Crows
Prymke, Paul    08/12/70 194  94 1994   45    2   Eagles (SA)
Pyman, Robert   06/10/71 180  81 1993   21    9   Collingwood/Nth Melb
Schwarz, David  24/07/72 195 100 1991   64   95   Sunbury
Seecamp, Marcus 27/07/72 188  89 1992   87   15   E Perth/Fitzroy
Smith, Shaun    22/06/69 184  82 1987   86  110   N Melb/Werribee
Stynes, Jim     23/04/66 199  95 1987  222  125   Ireland/Prahran
Tingay, Stephen 13/08/70 183  86 1989  135   68   Shepparton
Turley, Craig   24/08/65 183  84 1989  131   99   West Coast
Viney, Todd     30/03/66 183  87 1987  172   62   Sturt
Winterton, Mark 11/02/78 183  76  --     0    0   Nob Park/Dand-Sth U18
Woewodin,Shane  12/07/76 186  83  --     0    0   East Fremantle
Yze, Adem       21/09/77 185  85 1995   28   12   Murray (U18)


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