Statement from AFL Players’ Association CEO Paul Marsh:
The AFL Players’ Association is deeply saddened to learn of the passing of GWS Giants AFLW player Jacinda Barclay.
The AFLPA board, members and staff extend our deepest sympathies to Jacinda’s family, friends and teammates.
Jacinda was a talented athlete who represented Australia in baseball and played American football in the US before becoming a foundation player at the GWS Giants.
The AFLPA is working with the GWS Giants Football Club to ensure Jacinda’s teammates are supported during this difficult time.