Pearce Hanley

Pearce Hanley

  • Full Name: Pearce Hanley
  • DOB: 15/11/1988
  • Place of birth: Ireland
  • Original Team: County Mayo (Gaelic football)
  • Draft: #38, 2008 Rookie Draft, Brisbane/ #95 (RP) National Draft, Brisbane
  • Height/Weight: 185/85
  • Position(s): Midfield/ Defence

Hanley has been a member of the Multicultural Players Board since its inception in 2016. Hanley was a Gaelic Football star in Ireland and had featured against Australia in the U-17 International Rules series where he was targeted by scouts. Pearce signed with the Brisbane Lions in 2008 and debuted the same season. Hanley played more than 120 games in the Brisbane midfield before moving to the Gold Coast Suns at the conclusion of the 2016 season.