Nicholas Heyne

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Nicholas Heyne
Personal information
Full name Nicholas Heyne
Date of birth (1990-07-22) 22 July 1990 (age 23)
Original team Gippsland Power / Orbost
Draft No. 48, 2008 AFL Draft, (St Kilda)
No. 32, 2012 Rookie Draft, Carlton
Height/Weight 187 cm / 79 kg
Position(s) Forward / Wing
Playing career1
Years Club Games (Goals)
2010 St Kilda 3 (0)
1 Playing statistics correct to end of 2012 season.

Nicholas Heyne (born 22 July 1990) is an Australian rules footballer presently at the Carlton Football Club in the Australian Football League (AFL).

AFL career[edit]

Heyne was recruited from Gippsland Power with a third round pick, 48th overall, in the 2008 AFL Draft.

Heyne spent most of his first season playing with St Kilda's VFL-affiliate team Sandringham. He made his AFL debut in Round 8 of the 2010 season against Essendon.[1] He played two more matches for the remainder of the season.

Heyne was delisted by the St Kilda Football Club after the 2011 season. He trained with the Carlton Football Club in the 2012 pre-season,[2] before being recruited as a rookie with a second-round pick in the 2012 Rookie Draft.[3] He spent one season on the Carlton rookie list, and was delisted at the end of 2012 without playing a game.[4]

In 2013, Heyne played for Ainslie in the North East Australian Football League.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Williams, Rebecca (14 May 2010). "Adelaide's Scott Thompson grounded". Herald Sun. Retrieved 14 February 2011. 
  2. ^ "New Blues make start". Carlton Football Club. 21 Nov 2011. Retrieved 22 Nov 2011. 
  3. ^ http://www.afl.com.au/news/newsarticle/tabid/208/newsid/127114/default.aspx
  4. ^ "Changes to the Carlton List". Carlton Football Club. 7 September 2012. Retrieved 7 September 2012. 
  5. ^ Page, Fleta (21 November 2012). "Ainslie finally gets its AFL man". The Canberra Times. Retrieved 29 November 2012. 

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