John Hynes (footballer)

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John Hynes
Personal information
Full name John Hynes
Date of birth (1979-02-23) 23 February 1979 (age 40)
Place of birth Cheltenham
Original team(s) Cheltenham / Prahran Dragons
Draft 80th overall, 1997 National Draft
Height 184 cm (6 ft 0 in)
Weight 85 kg (187 lb)
Position(s) Key position
Club information
Current club Retired
Number 26
Playing career1
Years Club Games (Goals)
1998–1999 Carlton 4 (2)
1 Playing statistics correct to the end of 1998.
Sources: AFL Tables,

John Hynes (born 23 February 1979) is a former Australian rules footballer who played with Carlton in the Australian Football League. Drafted in 1997, Hynes debuted the following year. Playing as a key position player at 184 cm, Hynes often had to play on much larger opponents. As a result, Hynes only managed four senior games in 1998, although he did win the reserves best and fairest award. After failing to play a senior match in 1999, Hynes was delisted by Carlton. He went on to play for Frankston in the Victorian Football League.

Hynes wore number 25 for the Frankston. He was listed at 186 cm and 96 kg.

Hynes was named Frankston Reserve Team Coach for the 2004 Season.


VFL Record. 5 July 2003, Page 14