Nicholas Heyne

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Nicholas Heyne
Personal information
Full name Nicholas Heyne
Date of birth (1990-07-22) 22 July 1990 (age 24)
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)
2009-11 St Kilda 3 (0)
1 Playing statistics correct to end of 2011 season.

Nicholas Heyne (born 22 July 1990) is a former Australian rules footballer who played for St Kilda and Carlton in the Australian Football League (AFL).

Playing career[edit]

2009-11: Career with St Kilda[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.

2012: Career with Carlton[edit]

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]

2013-present: Career with Ainsile (NEAFL)[edit]

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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