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AFLW #22Under22 – By the numbers

The AFLW #22Under22 final team for 2022 was announced yesterday ahead of the AFL Players’ Association MVP Awards on April 6, proudly presented by Snaffle.

We look at the numbers that define the team.

top 10 most popular:
  1. Monique Conti – 92 per cent
  2. Natalie Grider – 86 per cent
  3. Rebecca Webster – 80 per cent
  4. Eleanor Brown – 77 per cent
  5. Tyla Hanks – 76 per cent
  6. Jesse Wardlaw – 74 per cent
  7. Charlie Rowbottom – 73 per cent
  8. Madison Prespakis – 71 per cent
  9. Jordyn Allen – 70 per cent
  10. Emma O’Driscoll – 69 per cent
Most representatives:

Brisbane – Natalie Grider, Tahlia Hickie and Jesse Wardlaw

Gold Coast Suns – Ellie Hampson, Charlie Rowbottom and Claudia Whitfort

three times a charm:

Carlton midfielder Madison Prespakis continued the blistering start to her career earning a third successive #22Under22 selection, as well as being named the vice-captain for the third straight year. Richmond’s Monique Conti, Carlton’s Georgia Gee and the Giants’ Alyce Parker were also selected for a third consecutive time.


Demonstrating a changing of the guard in the AFLW competition, 10 first-timers graced the 22Under22 team in 2022 (Georgie Prespakis, Charlie Rowbottom, Eloise Jones, Tahlia Hickie, Ellie Hampson, Claudia Whitfort, Tarni White, Isabelle Pritchard, Shelley Heath and Lauren Butler).