Name: Jack Petruccelle
Club: Northern Knights / Vic Metro
Draft range: 20-45
Summary: Explosive athlete who is renowned for his pace, pressure and goal-sense.
- Vertical leap
- Kicking accuracy
Jack Petruccelle is the quickest player in the draft, recording a 2.87 seconds 20-metre sprint at the Draft Combine, combining his electric wheels with an impressive leap.
He isn’t afraid to take the game on down the wing or fly for a highlight grab, drawing comparisons to Melbourne’s Jayden Hunt.
Although inconsistent, he has the game-winning ability to match it with the best of them, being named in the Knight’s best players in seven of their first eight games in 2017.