With season 2018 almost done and a host of young players starting to emerge as potential superstars, let’s take a look at who your club could have taken in last year’s first round of the National Draft.
Tall forward and brother to Patrick, Tom McCartin has impressed across his 12 games for the Swans this season, averaging four marks per game. McCartin is fifth four rising stars in contested marks across 2018.
SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA – JULY 21: Kade Kolodjashnij of the Suns and Tom McCartin of the Swans compete for the ball during the round 18 AFL match between the Sydney Swans and the Gold Coast Suns at Sydney Cricket Ground on July 21, 2018 in Sydney, Australia. (Photo by Mark Kolbe/Getty Images)